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OF TWISTED WORDS => LIBERALISM ; REVISED A LITTLE BIT

With respect to politics, liberalism is an especially twisted word. As Wikipedia’s ambiguous article on Classical liberalism observes, the definition of Liberalism has shifted over time. Thus, that article sort of begins with the right idea. Classical liberalism is a … Continue reading

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DON’T WE ALREADY HAVE COMPREHENSIVE IMMIGRATION REFORM?

Look up the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Google it. That was suppose to be comprehensive immigration reform, but you will find plenty of excuses explaining why it supposedly fell short. Both Democrats and Republicans will make excuses. Leaders … Continue reading

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THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MORALITY AND THE LAW — PART 1

  What Does I Mean To Live In A Secularized State? After I posted A CONSEQUENCE OF PERVERTED LEADERSHIP (a post on the legalization of same-sex “marriage”), scout defended the legalization of same-sex “marriage.”  Part of his argument involves the following idea. I advocate trusting … Continue reading

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PERSEVERING FOR THE BEST IDEAS

It has become one of my favorite quotes, but that is not because it is easy. Be egalitarian regarding persons. Be elitist regarding ideas. – Peter Kreeft of Boston College (from here) The statement is simple, but the implementation is not. … Continue reading

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A CONSEQUENCE OF PERVERTED LEADERSHIP

Delegate Bob Marshall sent out email today. He announced an Op-Ed posted in the Richmond Times-Dispatch on Friday, July 4, 2014.  Of course, that was a holiday, and almost nobody read the newspaper that day. I wonder if the paper decided to bury … Continue reading

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