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I Can See The Wolf; What Happened To The Shepherd?

It is a very impressive room.

A room; veritably dripping with power and authority.

The authority to make decisions for all 300 million Americans.

 

Using Government As a Tool of Force

Two sisters got into a scuffle after the younger sibling would not grant the older her last cookie. The two are only years apart but the younger sibling, usually in a giving mood, but hungrier than usual, wanted to preserve her last cookie, and for that reason the older sibling was mad.

 

Why no-compromise politics works.

Why are right-wingers winning in the political war they've been waging against everyone else for the past century?  They refuse to compromise.  Oh sure, they earn the scorn of self-proclaimed "pragmatists", those who made a fetish of "compromising" (today's codeword for craven capitulation, or as we used to call it in decades gone by, selling out).  But when you measure it in terms of getting one's political agenda made into normal American policy, the far right has enjoyed tremendous success.

 

Instruments of Fear: America and the War Machine

           For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

2 Timothy 1:7 King James Version

 

Instruments of Fear: America and the War Machine

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           For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

 

Voting Rights: Republicans Attack on Democracy

After the midterm 2010 election when Republicans gained control of several state houses and governor seats, they began working on legislation; not to create jobs for the unemployed as many of their campaigns promised, but to introduce new abortion restriction laws and contraception laws, pass leg

 

Partisan Supreme Court Decides America’s Access to Health Care

The United States Supreme Court, the highest court in the United States, in 2010. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Rick Santorum’s Judgment of Obama’s Christianity Shows Lack of Christianity

I realize that the former senator from Pennsylvania needs to throw some raw meat at his conservative base but President Barack Obama’s Christianity should be off the table when it comes to his criticism.