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Saturday, September 06, 2014

Liberal-Progressivism’s Contradictions

Liberal-progressivism prides itself on being scientific and ridicules as ignorant superstition the Constitution’s foundation in our Judeo-Christian heritage.  In fact, liberal-progressivism is a ramshackle collection of inconsistent hypotheses that never in human history have worked as predicted by liberal-progressivism’s self-appointed elite.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Spiritual Representation In The Modern World

Liberal-progressives assert that God definitely is dead and that liberal-progressivism is the earthly embodiment of truth and power.

Monday, August 11, 2014

Playing Politics With Our Future

Well-intentioned or not, Obama’s foreign policy has been egregiously simplistic.  As Eric Voegelin observed, left-wing radicals envisioning a perfect world and hubristically presuming that they can change reality succeed only in reducing political society to disorder.  Underlying reality does not change.

Iraq, Middle East Paying for Obama’s Miscalculation

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Liberal-Progressivism Is Inherently Tyrannical

As Madison and Hamilton wrote extensively in the Federalist papers, individual rights of all varieties, especially property rights, would be too vulnerable to mob sentiment, to the tyranny of the majority, without the Constitution’s multiple checks and balances to prevent concentration of too much political power in one person or group.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Revolutionary Aspects Of Our War Of Independence

Robert Stapler presents a thorough review of his differences of viewpoint with my earlier post

Monday, July 21, 2014

Obama’s Foreign Policy

Hope and change the subject. 

Back to his highest priority: rounds of golf and fund-raising.

Will Kerry Hand Hamas a Victory?

Friday, July 04, 2014

The War Of Independence

Our struggle formally commenced on July 4, 1776 with the Declaration of Independence.  Calling the ensuing conflict the Revolutionary War is a misnomer.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

The Religious Foundation Of The United States

While the First Amendment prohibits the establishment of any official religion at the Federal level,  Judeo-Christian moral values and religious faith were inseparably interwoven with all political issues in 1776 and in 1787, when the Constitution was crafted.

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Liberal-Progressivism’s Religious Foundation

Enraged reaction on the political left against the Supreme Court’s recent defense of First Amendment religious freedom reminds us that liberal-progressivism, Nazism, Fascism, and communism all are modern-day tyrannical variants of ancient gnosticism.

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Liberal-Progressivism Is Not Liberalism

Robert Curry, who from time to time favors this blog with one of his posts, has written a brief explanation for The American Thinker.

A Quick Defense of Classical Liberalism