Stephen Wesolick, an Alliance Defense Fund allied attorney, filed an appeal Tuesday on behalf of a South Dakota church challenging a decision issued by the Pennington County Board of Commissioners. The board voted last month to refuse to lift more than $17,000 in property taxes on land owned by the church even though the law exempts the church from such taxes.
Global warming enthusiasts want us to make draconian changes to our economy and sacrifice our freedom to avert what they claim is a coming global climate apocalypse due to human activity–and say we can’t wait until we have proof. But how have climate change predictions of the past worked out? As a newly released documents reveals, they were only off by a few thousand percent in their predictions.
The First Amendment is a marvelous thing. It is what stands between us as citizens and an authoritarian regime. Unfortunately, caught up in our politically correct sensibilities, we have largely lost our appreciation for those rabble rousers who exercise their First Amendment rights. Nowhere is this more evident than in society’s increasing intolerance for religious freedom.
In an effort to elect candidates who will support and promote his liberal agenda, Barack Obama’s political machine is paying back and supporting Scott Heidepriem’s gubernatorial campaign. Obama’s political machine – Organizing for America – is promoting an election kick-off event for Heidepriem tonight in Sioux Falls.
*Islamic community or nation.
“[Obama] wanted me to find a way to reach out to the Muslim world and engage much more with dominantly Muslim nations to help them feel good about their historic contribution to science … and math and engineering.” Who could have imagined this when Americans first walked on the Moon and explored the surface of Mars?