ISIS and the Current Oil Wars

Oil Wars (1) In recent months, Americans have watched in stunned disbelief as the new terrorist organization "ISIS" has pushed its way across Iraq. They have made their presence known by filming their acts of brutality and posting the videos all over the internet. They have filmed beheadings, mass executions and in some instances, they have buried people […]

Where the Black Flags Fly

bvz_dlpiaaautsz Media conveys immediacy, but it doesn't convey culture. Its famous flattening effect makes shoppers at a Staples in D.C. or a Whole Foods in Berkeley feel like they're right among the toppled buildings of Aleppo or Gaza, without actually giving them any insight into the motivations of the players. They're watching foreign movies in a […]

One Guaranteed Way to Kill the Church in America

bible-american-flag Suppose you wanted to eradicate your opposition. However, you wanted to do so in a way that avoided any blowback, and lulled your opposition to sleep so that they wouldn't know what hit them until it was too late. Rather than a full-frontal assault, you might try subtlety instead. Say, the introduction of a lie […]

Christianity in the Classroom?

bible-verse-620x391 We're told by progressives and many public educators that God, specifically the Judeo-Christian God of the Bible, has no place in the classroom. Not only, they say, is this a bad idea, but it's actually breaking the law - a violation of students' religious liberties. Really? I was recently invited to teach a 12-week Constitution […]

Enemies Foreign and Domestic

benedict arnold Benedict Arnold was one of America's most popular leaders for capturing Fort Ticonderoga with Ethan Allen, and for leading a daring charge at the Battle of Saratoga, though he disobeyed an order to do it.A court-marshal cleared Benedict Arnold of wrong, but his loyalist wife, Peggy, felt the Americans did not appreciate him.She developed a […]

The Blueprint for World War III

640x392_925_69935 This article is the first of a two part series which details the coming war. This war will not be a simple war of occupation such as what we saw in Iran and presently in Afghanistan. This war will be utterly devastating and has the potential to escalate into a conflict befitting the over-used term, […]

Obama’s Border CrISIS

bord According to a release by Judicial Watch, ISIS is operating in Ciudad Juarez, located in Mexico along the U.S. border just across from El Paso, Texas. JW further states that it has access to actionable intelligence which states an attack(s) on the U.S. from ISIS via Mexico are imminent. Islamic terrorist groups are operating in the Mexican […]

Threats to America Being Ignored

bodrijar2(5) The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS, ISIL), or the Islamic State (IS), if you prefer, has developed an interest in the southern border of the US of an exploitative nature to possibly launch an attack on US soil. Of course, who didn't see that one coming? While our Dear Ruler was welcoming in […]

Capitalism Can Ensure Freedom

capitalism In a truly free society, there is only one economic system that works to ensure and underline that freedom. The system is capitalism. By definition, capitalism is private ownership of the means of production, or capital. Under capitalism, the government does not own or control any portion of the means of production. When government interferes […]

Why Sound Arguments Are Important in Society

27553935-fake-dictionary-dictionary-definition-of-the-word-argument There are a lot of people today arguing about an ever-greater list of issues. Take your pick: politics, global climate change, illegal immigration, homosexual marriage, property rights, rich and poor, the list is endless. There appear to be an endless supply of opinions from all kinds of sources. They are passionate about their position, and […]

Patriotism - Something to Think About

flag2 Most Americans today would call themselves patriots. Would you? But what does that mean…to be an American…to be a patriot? What is the basis for your self-description as a patriotic American? This is something to think about! Words matter. Definitions matter. The way you perceive yourself matters. Is our education system producing people who know […]

The Independent Farm Life. A Thing of the Past?

Virginia-Flag The Commonwealth of Virginia, the fifth state to be admitted to the Union, has a rich heritage. Both in democracy and in agriculture. Suffolk, VA, home of Planter's Peanuts, claims to be the "peanut capital of the world." A similar claim is made by Winchester, VA for its apples, Harrisonburg, VA for its turkeys, and […]