A Course in Freedom
The desire to exert control over the activities of other people is widespread in America today; the only disagreement is how it should be done…
The Imperial Presidency
This is a follow-up to my last post about Qaddafi as an Evil Spirit.
It’s clear that there is no U.S. interest in our involvement in Libya. No U.S. citizens were in danger. Libyians were involved in the bombing of a German discotheque in 1986, but the perpetrators were punished in court. Libya has not attacked any U.S. interest since the Lockerbie incident in 1988 23 [...]
Qaddafi as an Evil Spirit
Some reflections on the war kinetic military action in Libya.
Matthew (12:43-45) quotes Jesus as telling the story of what can happen when you cast out an evil spirit- like Qaddafi. The spirit departs to a dry place seeking rest (perhaps in Uganda); but finds none.
Then the spirit says, “‘I will return to the house from which I came.’ When it arrives, it finds the house empty, [...]
Democrat Party Seeks to Overturn Constitution to Save Earth
Many of the environmentalists of our time espouse the idea of anthropogenic global warming – AGW – as it is referred to in the press.
Throughout its history, the earth has warmed and cooled radically. We see fossils of tropical plants in both the very northern parts of the planet, and in Antarctica. We see evidence of deep glaciers throughout the United States. Neither [...]