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Obama Loves to Dredge Up History, So Let's Do The Same!

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During a town hall meeting on Wednesday, President Obama said: “Our country is strong because of generation after generation of immigrants who embraced the ideals of America, and then fought for those ideals, and fought in wars to defend our

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Republicans: Do Not Fall For The Illusion of “The Right Side of History”

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“The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.” – Marcus Aurelius Why do people love the term “being on the right side of

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CNN's Chris Cuomo Sums Up Moral Relativism In Just 26 Words

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“We are moving toward a dictatorship of relativism which does not recognize anything as for certain and which has as its highest goal one’s own ego and one’s own desires.” – Pope Benedict XVI Morally logical arguments draw from the

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Obama Compares Crusades To Radical Islam, Part 2

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At the National Prayer Breakfast on Wednesday, President Obama made an incredibly naive and inaccurate comparison: Unless we get on our high horse and think this is unique to some other place, remember that during the Crusades and the Inquisition, people

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Obama Compares Crusades to Radical Islam, Part 1

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At the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington D.C., President Obama said the following: Unless we get on our high horse and think this is unique to some other place, remember that during the Crusades and the Inquisition, people committed terrible

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King, Inc. Cashing in on MLK's Legacy ... to its Destruction

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The new movie Selma, a sweeping biopic chronicling the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., did not use any of King’s actual words from his speeches. Why not? Because the corporation that owns the rights to those speeches,

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The Lost Generation in a Brave New World

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“But old clothes are beastly,” continued the untiring whisper. “We always throw away old clothes. Ending is better than mending, ending is better than mending, ending is better …” Children in Brave New World were hypno-trained with messages of endless

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100 Years Ago Today: The Christmas Truce of 2014

Christmas Truce 1914, as seen by the Illustrated London News.

Exactly 100 years ago today, troops fighting on both sides of the Great War laid aside their arms for a day in what became known as the Christmas Truce of 1914, a spontaneous outpouring of Christmas spirit in the trenches.

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The Reverend Franklin Graham Calls Islam “A Religion of War”!

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The Reverend Franklin Graham now leads the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) and has become an outspoken defender of the weak and criticizer of the powerful. He recently spoke with the London based magazine Christian Today when he made some

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Is ISIS the Second Coming of the Umayyad Caliphate?

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You probably haven’t heard of the Umayyad Caliphate, which in itself is a testimony to the effectiveness of its defeat. But there was a time when the Islamic Umayyad armies had taken over a huge swath of the ancient world,

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Saving Thanksgiving

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I’ve noted something recently about Thanksgiving in particular and American gratitude in general. Our gratitude is generally accompanied by a spirit of resignation or complacency. I read posts and hear comments all the time to this effect: “Sure, America is

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Yesterday was Indigenous People’s Day

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According to Seattle, yesterday was Indigenous People’s Day. Not Columbus Day: The name change comes after activists pushed for a day to honor indigenous people instead of Christopher Columbus, the most recognizable figure linked to European contact with the Americas.

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