Tag: education

Is America Lost?

“Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith; but they have seen religion in the ranks of their adversaries, and they inquire no further; some of them attack it openly, and the remainder are afraid to defend it.” …

What Should Our Children Read?

“A childhood without books – that would be no childhood. That would be like being shut out from the enchanted place where you can go and find the rarest kind of joy.” Astrid Lindgren What if the left’s outrage over…

America Before the Birth of Christ

For generations the archeological world has been beset by the notion that only the navigational techniques introduced in Europe in the fifteenth century made it possible for Europeans to cross the Atlantic.  Yet, there is much more to America’s past than we’ve been…

Reconciling Faith and Science

One of the greatest tragedies of our times is the impression that science and religion have to be at war.  Francis Collins Science is a very powerful method of gaining and applying knowledge. While it has a large domain, it…

Straw Man Politics

The political doctrine of Machiavelli denies the relevance of morality in political affairs and holds that craft and deceit are justified in pursuing and maintaining political power. It is a term used to describe a tendency to be unemotional and…

Darwinism: A Hypothetical Idea

My basic argument against the Theory of Evolution is the fact that  “A Theory” is nothing short of a best guess.  It’s called a theory because noone can prove it to be a fact. For evolution to be a true science it would…

The War Against Christianity Has Begun

Mark this date – January 20, 2021 – the official start of the war on Christianity. According to The Secular Democrats of American (SDA), “Christian Nationalists have been perpetuating the myth of the Christian nation and waging culture wars…in their…

Education Was A Gift From Christians

Whether we look at the Puritans…  of the seventeenth century, or their descendants of the eighteenth century, or those who framed the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, we see that their political programs were the rather clear reflection of…

A Police State Education

Over the course of the past 30 years, the need to keep the schools “safe” from drugs and weapons has become a thinly disguised, profit-driven campaign to transform them into quasi-prisons, complete with surveillance cameras, metal detectors, police patrols, zero…

The Radical Transformation of Education

“Education: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.”   Ambrose Bierce, For over a decade, Dr. James Pesta, associate professor of English at the University of Wisconsin, has been polling students about…

Teachers’ Unions Don’t Care About Kids

When Liberal politicians issue dire threats that if we don’t pass some massive spending bill, they always claim that “teachers, firefighters, police and healthcare workers will lose their jobs.” That is a lie, since when local governments have to lay…

A Collective Madness

Love of the Rebel flag is authentic, deep-seated, and long-lasting. Hatred of the flag is a recently invented political weapon.   Historically, the Battle “Rebel” Flag, with its familiar Cross of St. Andrew, was designed to represent the historic Celtic and…