Archive for December 19th, 2012

Hold Republicans Accountable for Acting Like Republicans

Hold Republicans Accountable for Acting Like Republicans

What would you think if your child’s teacher told students that getting good grades isn’t necessary and that college is a waste of time? What would you think if you went to your dentist to have a painful cavity filled, only to hear him tell you that what you need instead is a good candy bar? What would you think if a “Republican” who supports liberal policies and fights conservative policies? These examples are all the same type of betrayal of values, are they not?

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Former Communist Country Has Lesson for US

Former Communist Country Has Lesson for US

There was a very good reason for the rapid economic miracle that took place in Poland following the fall of the Soviet Union. Leszek Balcerowicz was that reason. Balcerowicz rapidly administered a wide ranging economic reform package that transformed Poland almost overnight from a communist dystopia into a relatively free market economy.

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A Christian Historian’s Open Letter to President Obama

A Christian Historian’s Open Letter to President Obama

Author and historian Richard B. Sorensen shares an open letter to President Obama regarding the recent violence in Connecticut. Can gun control solve our nation’s problems with violence, when we continue to refuse to deal with the root causes of violence?

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Washington and Lafayette at Valley Forge

The Spirit of Liberty

Driven into Pennsylvania by the British, the Continental Army set up camp at Valley Forge, DECEMBER 19, 1777, just 25 miles from British occupied Philadelphia. Lacking food and supplies, soldiers died at the rate of twelve per day. Of 11,000 soldiers, 2,500 died of cold, hunger and disease. A Committee from Congress reported “feet and legs froze till they became black, and it was often necessary to amputate them.”

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