Author Archives: Citizen Tom

About Citizen Tom

I am just an average citizen interested in promoting informed participation in the political process.

THE OPEN-ENDED COST OF FORCING YOUR NEIGHBORS TO BE CHARITABLE

A little background Anyone with half a brain now knows that as a practical matter President Obama is not making a serious effort to discourage illegal immigration. Supposedly, we are waiting for him to declare a grand amnesty (see here). … Continue reading

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Dear Muslims: Which “House” is America to you?

Originally posted on The Conservative Citizen:
- by Amil Imani – ? People are familiar with Islam’s classification of the world into the Dar-ul-Solh, the house of peace, meaning the house of Islam-and the Dar-ul-Harb-the house of war, meaning the…

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POSTS WORTH READING — August 31, 2014

Since the “Posts I Like” widget works so poorly, I have given up on it. Instead, I will just try to post links to what I think is worth reading once a week. So here goes. News/Editiorials The devious designs of … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Ed Morrissey Interviews Gov. Rick Perry, Unedited Or Interrupted

Originally posted on Rat Nation:
Everything is bigger in Texas As we ramp up to the 2016 presidential election, more and more attention will be paid to potential candidates.  Gov. Rick Perry is one of several people in a fairly…

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HOW CAN WE KNOW IF THAT EMAIL, BLOG POST, OR NEWS STORY IS TRUE?

Is the truth important? I think Jesus said that it was. For example, here are some of His words when He spoke to a Samaritan woman who had come to a well to obtain water. John 4:21-24 New King James … Continue reading

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