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Rand Paul vs. Rick Perry on Foreign Policy: A 2016 Preview

gty_rt_rick_perry_rand_paul_jc_140714_16x9_608 There is no debate we're a country in transition. The only debate is what we're actually transitioning to, and whether we'll be better or worse as a people for it. Such transitions challenge trusted traditions to prove they're still relevant. Old alliances are tested. And folks tend to gravitate to new ideas quickly before they're […]

‘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 […]

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 […]

Why Daniel Greenfield is Wrong about the Moral High Ground

Daniel-Greenfield-01 In terms of raw intelligence and moral distillation of current events, Greenfield is not only the best writer on freedomoutpost, but among the best in the world. Greenfield is a genius. But Greenfield's most recent article is not his best work. While Greenfield's insight into the irony of how it can be that Islamic terrorism […]

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 […]

Obamacare Busted in GAO Sting Operation: Nearly All Fake Insurance Applications Were Approved

Obama-ObamaCare Demonstrating more lawlessness by the Obama administration, the Government Accountability Office has issued a report in which it claims that it undertook a sting operation to see whether or not the Affordable Care Act's eligibility verification system actually works or not. Their conclusion was that the majority of fake insurance applications submitted were approved. According […]

Mitt Romney: The Man Who Won’t Be President

Mitt Romney during his acceptance speech at the Republican national convention in Tampa. I'd rather impale my tongue on a rusty nail, then have to take a tetanus shot with a dull needle in my eye ball, than write another column about Mitt Romney. After years spent fighting to stop him from capturing the nomination because I knew he couldn't win for all the reasons he didn't, but […]

Wanted: Patriots in the Pulpit

pastorsandpatriotsandbible During our Revolutionary era, pulpits in colonial churches were manned by patriots who understood their duty as pastors and spiritual leaders, and were totally dedicated and committed to that duty! Many people today might even be surprised to learn that our US Capital building regularly held public church services on Sunday's, and did so until […]