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Why Do We Need To Defend Our 2nd Amendment Rights? Because...GUNS!!!

If Lefties were as adamant in their hatred for the 1st, 4th, 6th and 8th Amendments, they’d be laughed out of existence.  Or shot into the sun by an angry citizenry.  352 more words

Politics

Israel, US - Rogue states

In 2002 US historian and foreign policy critic William Blum published a book titled Rogue State – A guide to the world’s only superpower. He opened his introduction with this paragraph; 1,186 more words

How To Be Wrong: Changing Our Minds, Pt 2

In my last post, I discussed the stories of two people, Alan Chambers and Patty Wetterling, who did one of the hardest things a person can do: They changed their minds on issues they cared very deeply about. 1,548 more words

Ethics & Philosophy

Scathing Indictment of Obama

Back when the Wall Street Journal was conservative, this wouldn’t be that big of a deal.  But the WSJ isn’t that conservative any longer so that’s what makes this article so intriguing. 364 more words

Politics

How the Common Council and You Can Keep Kids Safe

In light of the council’s recent canard concern with the safety of kids as a priority legislative issue, I wanted to offer some ideas to the Council given their overwhelming concern on how to keep kids safe: 507 more words

Amsterdam

Let Us Bask in the Glow of Young Male Privilege

The Altoona Mirror gets letters.  Since the area it serves is overwhelmingly conservative, most of the letters, even those not scrawled in crayon, hue to the viewpoints of the far right.  829 more words

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