Category Archives: Government

What is right and wrong with our government

Conclusions Based on Facts, not Mobs

These are the things you are to do: Speak the truth to one another, render true and perfect justice in your gates.  And do not contrive evil against one another, and do not love perjury, because all those are things … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Government, Justice, Life, Truth | Leave a comment

The Horse and the Hunter

The Horse and the Hunter Preamble: When I read of university faculty allowing students to establish curricula and rules of conduct, I shudder for our future.  When I read of city mayors ordering police to stand down, and that the … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Government, Life | 1 Comment

Fear of Speech is Replacing Freedom of Speech

“I disapprove of what you say, but will defend to the death your right to say it.” Voltaire By Jeff Jacoby, Boston Globe “FREEDOM OF SPEECH,” the famous Norman Rockwell painting that depicts a young man addressing a local gathering, … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Semitism, Culture, Government, Life | 2 Comments

More Common Sense from our President

and from Paul Batura Trump revives Mount Rushmore’s July 4 celebration — and the use of common sense Paul J. Batura | Fox News “President Trump’s announcement that the annual Independence Day fireworks show over Mount Rushmore will be reinstated … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Government, Life, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Where to Our Civilization?

Within the last few days I’ve come across a few modern patriots of both the United States of America and the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob who warn us “to get up off the mat, and to start consciously … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Government, Israel, Life | 1 Comment

It was time for an administration to break foreign-policy ‘rules’

“What follows next is unclear, but by killing Iranian arch-terrorist Qassem Soleimani, Trump has broken the wheel of appeasement that enabled Tehran’s ongoing aggression. By Jonathan S Tobin  jns.org (January 3, 2020 / JNS) For 20 years, he had sowed … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Government, Islam, Israel | Leave a comment

Ilhan Omar, the Benjamins and Purim Today

To paraphrase the German Lutheran pastor Martin Niemöller (1892–1984), “First they came for the communists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a communist. “Then they came for the trade unionists, and I did not speak out— … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Government, Islam, Israel, Life | Leave a comment

Lowering the Bar on Politicians of Color

Ron Jager, 2/22/19 15:37 wrote: Why do Tliab, Cortez and Omar get away with expressing hideous beliefs, lies and blatant anti-Semtism? [Are we acting as irresponsible parents observing tantrums and taking no disciplinary action?  Just because they have color? JRL] “It … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Government | 1 Comment

Dear Dems – bitterness is no way to run a country

Is this what Trump Derangement Syndrome does to people? Jack Engelhard, 08/02/19 08:07 | updated: 08:00 On the sunny side, there was that moment, during Trump’s State of the Union address, when the place erupted with a gusty/lusty HAPPY BIRTHDAY. … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Government, health, Life | Leave a comment

Apropos: If I Were the Devil

Apparently he took Paul Harvey’s suggestion. Jerry If I were  the Devil Paul Harvey, 1965 “If I were the devil … If I were the Prince of Darkness, I’d want to engulf the whole world in darkness. And I’d have … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Government, Life, Quotes | 2 Comments