Tag: common sense

Abortion Is Legal Because Babies Can’t Vote

Michael Bresciani writes that the heart of the pro-choice argument is based on the argument or more accurately, the deleterious notion that aborting ones offspring is exercising a woman’s right to decide all matters concerning her own body. Pro-life philosophy…

Without God, Man is Doomed

Modern man thought that when he had rid himself of God, he had freed himself from all that repressed and stifled him.  Instead, man discovered that in killing God, he had killed himself.  For if there is no God, than…

So Much Passion, So Little Mind

“There is a growing and disturbing trend of anti-intellectual elitism in American culture. It’s the dismissal of science, the arts, and humanities and their replacement by entertainment, self-righteousness, ignorance, and deliberate gullibility.” Ray Williams, Wired for Success Susan Jacoby, author…

Freedom Demands Rational Ideology

For the first 125 years of history, America operated under the individualist ideology of laissez-faire capitalism with the principles of private property, equal rights under the law, and individual sovereignty, predominant throughout her culture. Today, most of the world operates…

Understanding Through Perspective

You understand who you are, by grasping what you are.   Life bring many questions:  Why do some people have such difficult lives, while others have it so easy?  Why is there so much suffering in the world?  Why are there…

Two Sides of the Same Coin: the Death Coin

Gun-Grabbing and Abortion Two Sides of Culture of Death Coin “Gun control and abortion are two sides of the same coin, the culture of death coin,” says John M. Snyder. “Gun control proponents say they want to make life safer than…

Reconciling Faith and Science

Science is a very powerful method of gaining and applying knowledge. In this sense, science per se is amoral, and while it has a large domain, it is not the end all and be all. It can tell us truth…

Stealing Any “Right” is Wrong

While debating gun haters with facts might be fun, in the end nothing changes.  Its like talking to a brick wall.  They still hate guns and you are left wondering how these “guys” could fight their way out of a paper…

Sheep, Wolves and Sheepdogs

“Honor never grows old, and honor rejoices the heart of age.  It does so because honor is, finally, about defending those noble and worthy things that deserve defending, even if it comes at a high cost.  In our time, that…

Honor Saluting Honor

I would like to share something taken directly from The American Patriots Almanac by William J. Bennett and John T.E. Cribb. “The Civil War came to an end, for all practical purposes, in April 1865 when Robert E. Lee’s starving, exhausted Confederate…

When Plunder Become A Way of Life

“When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living together in society, they create for themselves, in the course of time, a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that glorifies it.”  Frederic Bastiat…

Science Is Not Infallible

Having read a 2012 article by Shawn Lawrence Otto of Scientific American, “Antiscience Beliefs Jeopardize U.S. Democracy” I felt compelled to add my two cents. According to Otto’s article, America is slipping off its science foundation fostered by the political right.  “Today’s denial…

Divine Law and the U.S. Constitution

If President George Washington miraculously returned to America in 2017, what do you think he would have to say to our countrymen, and our elected representatives?   I don’t think most of it would be complimentary.  I think he would be horrified…