Archive for June, 2016

Will the Club Shooting Be Used as a Club?

Will the Club Shooting Be Used as a Club?

There is already a common, and outrageously misguided, perception that the convictions of conservative Christians are somehow just as harmful to LGBT people as the murderous “radical” Islamic influences behind this shooting — influences that could not be further removed from what the teachings of Christ are about.

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President Obama at his anti-gun press conference (Official White House Photo)

President Can Implement Travel Restrictions

There are currently 16 presidential travel restrictions in place against certain countries. At least one of those proclamations dates back to 1981. And President Barack Obama is no stranger to these restrictions, either. He has issued two.

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The Takers and the Givers

The Takers and the Givers

There are two types of people in this world: the takers and the givers. The takers give no thought to the effect their decisions have on others.

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How Would Our Founders Respond to Tragedies Like Orlando?

How Would Our Founders Respond to Tragedies Like Orlando?

We at Institute on the Constitution always desire to bring the original, Biblical, Constitutional, American View to contemporary situations that arise in America. By bringing this view we believe solutions can be found that have helped us as a nation remain unified for well over 200 years.

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Ronald Reagan, standing for something at the Berlin Wall, 1987

What Keeps Us From Stopping Terrorism?

We will not be victorious over terrorism with might alone. Behind that might must be a virtuous and moral nation that all nations respect. We must be a nation that knows how and when to use power, and against whom, because we know the difference between right and wrong.

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SOS: Speaking of Seniors – What I Told the Client

SOS: Speaking of Seniors - What I Told the Client

If the bill is caused by a mistake, I can help you. If it is caused by a change in government policy, I can’t help.

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Money Flows Once Taxpayers are Securely on the Hook

Money Flows Once Taxpayers are Securely on the Hook

Remember a few months ago when RINO Governor Dennis Daugaard and his minions in the legislature told us we just had to have a $107 million tax increase to raise teacher pay? Now we learn about $2 million in “found” money in Rapid City that will go to give big salary boosts to people who aren’t teachers.

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Orlando Shooting, Gun Control, and the Constitution‬: A 14 year Old’s Perspective

Orlando Shooting, Gun Control, and the Constitution‬: A 14 year Old’s Perspective

As John Adams once said, “Facts are stubborn things.” This is true in the gun control debate, as evidence shows that guns keep us safe. A gun is used eighty times more often to save a life than to take one, and nations with more gun ownership have less crime.

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Orlando: An Symptom of Willful Blindness

Orlando: An Symptom of Willful Blindness

Orlando. Once a name associated with mouse ears, orange groves and the NBA Magic will forever be known for a terrorist attack that was both breathtakingly predictable and incredibly tragic.

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The Pulse Shooting: Tragic Irony

The Pulse Shooting: Tragic Irony

I think most people would agree that there weren’t “gay rights” being violated here, but simply human rights. Whatever anyone may have thought of the people at that nightclub, they had every bit as much right as anyone else to expect safety and protection.

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