Archive for May 24th, 2015

Scouting oath

‘Be Prepared’: ‘Gay’ Men with Boy Scouts in Tents

I said it was coming. Many of us did. Two years ago this week the Boy Scouts of America voted to welcome into its ranks “open and avowed” homosexuality (boy-on-boy sexual attraction and behavior), thereby disavowing the “morally straight” Scout Oath its members are sworn to uphold.

Read more ›
The Signers of Massachusetts: Restorers or Revolutionaries?

The Signers of Massachusetts: Restorers or Revolutionaries?

Of the 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence, five came from Massachusetts. Their names were John Adams, Samuel Adams, John Hancock, Elbridge Gerry, and Robert Treat Paine.

Read more ›
The Lost Holy Day

The Lost Holy Day

There are many unanswered questions regarding the recent Amtrak train wreck that killed eight people and injured more than 200 others. “Experts said the train’s speed in the moments before the crash raised several questions: Could a technical glitch have caused the locomotive to speed up so rapidly?

Read more ›