Why Do We Have a Bill of Rights?

bill-of-rights-hero-lg In any free society, that area of life which is left to the sole discretion of the individual includes all actions that are not specifically forbidden by a general law.  In our nation, when it came time for the ratification of the Constitution it would have been impossible to gain the votes needed if the […]

‘Christian’ Leaders Fail to Bring the Truth

261840-Joel_Osteen_at_Dodger_Stadium "There is a common, worldly kind of Christianity in this day, which many have, and think they have enough – a cheap Christianity which offends nobody, and requires no sacrifice – which costs nothing, and is worth nothing." – J. C. Ryle The more I learn about this nation's leadership in the church and in […]

Political Masochism: Commission on Presidential Debates

large-cpd2 2016 is fast approaching and absolutely nothing has changed at the "nonprofit, nonpartisan" Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD). Actually, things have only gotten worse. Can Republicans plan ahead or are they measuring the windows in the Oval office to hang Hillary's favorite drapes? What are we going to do about it? I recently urged one […]

Gun Regulations In Colorado Completely Fail Expectations

gun-laws-21 A year into the addition of legislation increasing background checks for the sale of firearms, data compiled by the Associated Press has shown that the legislation didn't accomplish all that much, the Aurora Sentinal reports. A devastating string of shootings last year lead Democratic lawmakers in Colorado to introduce gun restrictions meant to deter future tragedies, […]

Second Amendment Gun Groups Go After Connecticut Gun Ban

CT Gun Rally AP Protectors of the right to keep and bear arms, Gun Owners of America, filed an amicus brief in the US Court of Appeals for the Second Court at the end of May, supporting Connecticut gun owners who have an unlawful ban on their semi-automatic rifles and large capacity magazines. Following the mass hysteria surrounding the […]

IRS to Monitor Sermons as Part of Settlement with Atheists

irs preachers The Internal Revenue Service settled a lawsuit brought by the Freedom from Religion Foundation. The 2012 lawsuit was settled after the IRS agreed to monitor what is said in houses of worship, something that is a clear violation of the First Amendment, since no law can be written by Congress to this effect. Therefore, the […]

The Media’s Leftist Hamas Cheerleaders

GAZ61_PALESTINIANS-HAMAS-_1208_11 (1) Sure, media commentators cannot come out and say that they are Hamas cheerleaders, but by both their spoken and written opinions, one can conclude nothing else. Evidently, the history of conflict between Israel and the Palestinians began the day Israel attacked Gaza. Decades of terrorist strikes against the tiny nation are apparently not allowed to […]