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Trump Lectures America On Values One Year After Being Caught Bragging About Assault
Alana Horowitz Satlin
Pot, meet kettle.
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5 Ways Faith Can Reduce Bullying And Empower Victims
David Briggs writes the Ahead of the Trend column on religion ...
“Don't laugh at me, Don't call me names, Don't get your pleasure from my pain. In God's eyes we're all the same, Someday
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Conservatives Want Religion On Classroom Walls, Not In Classrooms
Independent Scholar in Religious Studies
I would welcome additional education on religions in our schools, but actual instruction in religious studies would look very different than what the CNP is recommending
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Kasich's proposal is right on the money. We need to reinstitutionalize patriotism. We need to reincorporate our values. And if history is any indicator, we ought to do it sooner rather than later.
Is America to Blame for the Crisis on the Border?
The Hispanic Fanatic
The roots of this crisis go back decades, to a time when the American government thought it was more important to frustrate the Russians than to end a bloodbath. A natural question is, how long are we responsible for the sins and errors of the past?
GOP Lawmakers Urge Aggressive Defense Of 'Judeo-Christian Tradition'
Frank Pastore Gets the Last Word
Producer, author and publisher of Bullypulpit.com
The Japanese poet Ayako Miura once observed: "Our last great mission in life is to die well." By any measure, Frank Pastore didn't just die, he died well with the quiet confidence that many fellow true believers carry with them.
Why Friday the 13th Is a Very Lucky Day, Indeed!
Urban shaman, eco-ceremonialist, ritual expert and consultant
Up until the patriarchal revolution, both Fridays and 13s were held in the very highest esteem. Both the day and the number were associated with the Great Goddesses, and therefore, regarded as the sacred essence of luck and good fortune.
The Return Of 'Christian America'?
Kevin M. Schultz
Teaches history and Catholic Studies at the University of Illi...
There is a long history to the idea that the United States is a Christian nation. The idea has come and gone with the prevailing politics.
My Weak Muslim President
Director, Foreign Policy In Focus and Editor, LobeLog; Author ...
Weak on national security: This is the curse of the Democrats -- even though they have waged wars at least as assiduously as Republicans. Alas, Obama has been weak on national security in the same way that he's been a Muslim: not at all.
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Mosque Is About Fear and Hate, the Real Harvest of War
Veteran and political activist
The Vietnam conflict is far, far different from today's wars. What is not different is the highly toxic effect that war has on a nation and its people.
Democratic Values, Islam and the Judeo-Christian Tradition Fallacy
Associate Editor, Project Syndicate
Models for pluralistic societies based on liberal democratic values exist throughout the historical landscape, independent of the Judeo-Christian tradition. It bodes well that they may be freely adopted by all cultures.
Pat Robertson and Haiti
Producer, author and publisher of Bullypulpit.com
I think it's a healthy thing that, unlike clergymen in some countries, our clerics air their opinions in public and subject themselves to the scrutiny of all Americans.
Producer and Host, 'The Paula Gordon Show'
I was attacked for an earlier post as un-American for acknowledging Canada's Thanksgiving celebration and for not celebrating America's. Rest assured! I fully intend to celebrate next month as well.
Rep. Cantor: An Exclusivist Caucus of One
David A. Harris
Writer and consultant; former leader at Jewish, progressive na...
In the historically Democratic demographic of the Jewish community, there is now only one Republican congressman -- Eric Cantor (R-VA). And he is doing his part to think narrowly and exclusively.
What Should Obama Tell the Muslim World?
Secular Life in Post-Christian America
Professor of Law at Duquesne University School of Law
Today, we are still a Judeo-Christian culture with a sizeable secular representation. Tomorrow, we will be a secular culture with a sizeable Judeo-Christian representation. What will replace religion's insight?
Is the Repellent Mockery of Others the New American Norm?
Imani Michelle Scott, Ph.D.
Professor, Consultant, Author
Why are most articles written with sentences in the declarative instead of the interrogative structure? Is it because people prefer to be told what to think instead of being asked to think? If yes, could this preference explain some of the seeming madness going on in America today?
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