“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen!” – Samuel Adams

Archive for May 3rd, 2011

Is There Academic Bang for the Educational Buck?

Is There Academic Bang for the Educational Buck?

If you find an investment no longer meets your needs, you quit investing in it and find a worthy substitution. That is exactly what is happening within the public school system. Taxpayers are becoming increasingly dissatisfied with their return on their public school education investment, so they are finding other solutions.

Osama Buried at Sea While Obama Buries America

Osama Buried at Sea While Obama Buries America

Sunday night, President Obama rushed to put out a statement taking credit for the kill, but the credit goes entirely to the U.S. Military, not that charlatan in the White House. Obama is probably just hoping for a boost in his dismal approval ratings. Well, I have news for Obama. His ratings will only be boosted among his unthinking fanatics. The rest of us are not going to be distracted by bogus-looking online birth documents or convenient kills of most-wanted terrorists. The reality for most of America is what this man and his administration are doing to our country.

Bringing the Gospel of the Kingdom into the Marketplace

Bringing the Gospel of the Kingdom into the Marketplace

What does the economic turmoil of the past few years have to with Christian faith or theology? In short, everything! I believe the free market economic system is the best available for promoting human creativity and flourishing, creating a sustainable and stable society, and alleviating poverty. However, I also believe that free market capitalism is among the most monstrous and oppressive systems when severed from a coherent ethical framework and compelling moral restraint.