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Sunday, July 11, 2004

Tocqueville Revisited - Part Two

My latest monthly column in “Christian Times Today” deals with the ACLU’s demand that Los Angeles County spend millions of dollars to remove a tiny Christian cross from the county seal that appears on county buildings, vehicles, and stationery.

Public understanding has changed greatly since 1831 when Alexis de Tocqueville visited the United States and wrote his celebrated ?Democracy in America.?