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Parallels Between Obama and Lincoln – (They Are Uncanny!)

This is from Life of a Nut,Shell.

Most of us know of the comparable relationship between Lincoln and Kennedy; but have you ever considered the comparisons between President Obama and Lincoln? 285 more words

Sheep vs. Goats

 Source: UNHCR

If Christian life is full of hardship, whose suffering is worse: the fate of a lost and hungry child or that of the family “forced” to take the child in? 549 more words

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Constitution, not illegal immigration is 'central to our way of life' -- President Obama promised to "fundamentally transform the United States of America."

The cab driver taking me to the Washington Nationals baseball game on July 4 is from Bangladesh. I ask him how he got here. He said his father “won the immigration lottery” some years back, was admitted under U.S. 576 more words

Attorneys ask judge to decide Ariz. same-sex marriage case without trial

PHOENIX — Attorneys for the state of Arizona and a group of gay and lesbian couples who sued over the state’s ban on same-sex marriage want a federal judge to decide the case without a trial. 119 more words

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John Quincy Adams on "American Exceptionalism"

John Quincy Adams, while secretary of state, delivered an Independence Day speech in the House of Representatives on July 4, 1821. If the “inventors of Congreve rockets and Shrapnel shells” should enquire as to what “America has done for the benefit of mankind,” Adams said, “Let our answer be this: America, with the same voice which spoke herself into existence as a nation, proclaimed to mankind the indistinguishable rights of human nature and the only lawful foundations of government.” But the Declaration of those truths did not impose upon our nation the duty to enforce them all over the world. 237 more words

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