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Monday, April 26, 2010

God Condemns The Natural Man

The wrath of God is being revealed from heaven against all the godlessness and wickedness of men who suppress the truth by their wickedness, since what may be known about God is plain to them, because God has made it plain to them. For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities

Sunday, April 25, 2010

Trade Wars

The administration is edging toward a trade war with China that will hurt us as much, maybe more than, China.

Steve Forbes offers A Short Money Treatise for D.C. Dummies.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 04/25 at 11:47 PM
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Inflation Or European-Style High-Tax Stagnation?

Mountainous Federal debt blocks the path to economic growth.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 04/25 at 11:35 PM
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Saturday, April 24, 2010

Fiduciary Responsibility and Judgment vs. Caveat Emptor

Right or wrong, the charges against Goldman Sachs highlight divergent standards of banking.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 04/24 at 12:20 AM
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Friday, April 23, 2010

Size Or Asset Quality?

Historical evidence suggests that the proposed limitations upon bank size may do little to avert financial crises. 

 

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 04/23 at 11:49 AM
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Thursday, April 22, 2010

Arbitrary Exercise of Power

In the long battle between the English monarch and his subjects, beginning with Magna Carta in 1215 and extending to our 1776 War of Independence, the thrust was to restrain the rulers within a framework of checks and balances that tended toward fairness.  One term, arbitrary, was frequently used to characterize unfair exercise of political power.

Sunday, April 18, 2010

The Doctrine Of The Gospel

Paul’s epistle to the Romans is historically the early church’s firmest single doctrinal statement of Christian faith.

Small Businesses Face Hurdles To Leading Economic Recovery

Closer to Main Street, the outlook is not as rosy as on Wall Street.  Read the column by Steve Sink, Business Editor, Rochester Democrat & Chronicle.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 04/18 at 01:44 PM
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Saturday, April 17, 2010

Chomsky Beginning To See the Light?

Noam Chomsky’s apparent support for some elements of conservative views is astonishing, given his past record.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Better Late Than Never

Stanley Fish relates the late-in-life, still conflicted, bending toward religious truth of Jurgen Habermas, a German political philosopher devoted to Marxian pragmatism and critical theory.