The Truth and Charlie Hebdo

charlie-hebdo-mahomet_2_There is an old adage that good humor contains at least a grain of truth. This is particularly true in the case of political humor, much of which is based on satire, and the magazine Charlie Hebdo was the French king of political satire. Nothing was safe from […]

The Passing of my Atheist Friend

rbrtnrdlndrOn December 11th, Robert Nordlander, a household name to anyone who habitually read the opinion pages in the Appleton Post-Crescent, passed away after a lingering illness.

Nordlander was also once a columnist in a publication that I currently write a monthly column for and, some years ago […]

Do Illegal Aliens Vote in Your State?

drvrslcnsUnfortunately, illegal aliens have been voting in U.S. elections for years now, in pretty much every state and most Americans have no clue about it. Furthermore, election data indicates that they vote overwhelmingly for Democrats.

Most Americans assume that illegal aliens are not able to vote in […]

Paris Terror Attack: Mayor de Blasio Weakened NYC Security

nypdtrrstsIn the aftermath of the Islamic terrorist attack in Paris, France, on Wednesday — an attack that left 12 journalists and cops dead — cities throughout the world are increasing alert levels especially those in Western nations, according to a number of reports. However, the terrorists’ crown-jewel […]

A House Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand…

frncntnlfrntWhen name-calling descends to divisive intolerance over the right name to call terrorists who killed 12 innocent victims in France, it is time for a time out to focus on the real issue: Uniting the vast spectrum of opinions behind the principle that anyone who seeks to […]

Are Christians and Muslims the Same?

chrlhbdvctms“Offend a Christian and he is obliged to pray for your salvation. Offend a Muslim and he is obliged to murder you.” So observed conservative journalist Robert Stacy McCain in the wake of this week’s horrific Charlie Hebdo massacre in France.

And then we have Islam’s useful […]

An Egghead’s Advice to Conservative Political Activists

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The following is the transcript of a talk given to the Maryland Center-Right Coalition on January 8, 2015

Many of the people in this room are long-time political activists. I admire your dedication to the task. The countless hours that you spend: in planning sessions, cultivating […]

Joel Cairo’s Journal – January 6, 2015

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After a brief respite for traveling, I am once again back in the United States, planning my next attempt at my prize. But my attention is attracted by the undercurrent of sentiment against the man Boehner who is the current Speaker of the […]

Anti-Christian Activist: God Raped Mary

vlrtlrcOne of the secular left’s latest windmills at which to tilt is America’s fanciful “rape culture.” There is a universal ethos of violence against women, as they imagine it, that stems from a millennia-old global patriarchy chiefly derived from religion in general and Judeo-Christianity in particular (another […]

Three Unelected Democrat Bureaucrats Are About to Overrule and Override November’s Election

fcccmsnrsThe American people in November overwhelmingly, historically rebuked President Barack Obama, his policies and his unilateral practices.

The President his own self primed the pump for the election as a referendum – on him.

Obama: My ‘Policies Are On the Ballot. Every Single One of Them.’

President […]

The Unsung X-Factor That Could Upend The Next Presidential Election

apclpsOne, and only one, candidate, Barack Obama, caught the X-factor and improbably got himself nominated and elected, and re-elected, president. Another improbable candidate could catch it again.

What is that X-factor? How does it upend things?

Peace and personal security continued to flourish in 2014 and are […]

In D.C., ‘Bipartisanship’ Has Become a Bad Thing – When It Isn’t, We Should Seize the Opportunity

bprtsnshpBipartisanship in Washington, D.C. has for the most part devolved into a pipe dream, a dirty word – or both.

A pipe dream because after decades of gerrymandering – partisanship is what you get. Gerrymandering is elected officials choosing voters rather than the other way round. Those […]

Big Business Explains Continuing Gasps of Discredited Green Movement

San Francisco billionaire Tom Steyer

San Francisco billionaire Tom Steyer

Although man-made global warming has been thoroughly exposed as an embarrassing scam, the green movement is strangely expanding, not retreating. A member of Congress privately told me this is because the green movement is completely driven by […]

The Obamacare antidote: Your Personal Affordable Care Act by Vik Khanna; Book excerpt 1

The Affordable Care Act is a lie. Author’s Note:

I am deeply grateful to Rachel Alexander and Steve Laib of The Intellectual Conservative for their willingness to carry this series of excerpts from my new e-book, Your Personal Affordable Care Act: How To Avoid Obamacare. As conservatives, we need to speak bluntly about the fact […]

The Last Resort to Replace John Boehner: Call the RINO Establishment's Bluff

It would be best if Speaker Boehner were replaced by Louie Gohmert. Failing that, true conservatives should give RINOs a taste of their own medicine. If there are not enough votes for Gohmert, here is a practical method for ousting the RINO Speaker by maximizing the leverage of a relatively few genuine conservatives.

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The Bad Christian and the Good Secularist

dntht“If not for my faith, I would be barely human.” That was the answer English writer Evelyn Waugh gave when asked, as all Christians will be at some point, how he could call himself a Christian given his behavior. Often rhetorical, the question is sometimes a ploy […]

HarperCollins and the Ultimate Map of Israel Insult

hrldwtkvI had a non-Jewish girlfriend my first year at College some four decades ago. I remember being at her home one day and visiting with her and her mother. The mood was light and we were kidding one another, and then her mother said to me that […]

Hopefully the End of the Trail for Liberal-progressives is 2015

endoftrl“The trail is lost, the path is hid, and winds that blow from out the ages sweep me on to that chill borderland where Time’s spent sands engulf lost people and lost trails.”

These lines, written by poet Marion Manville Pope, are credited with inspiring James Earle […]

Setting the Stage for the Modern Feudal State

feudalism_then_now_2Study human history sufficiently and you will soon see that the majority of governing entities have been what could be called autocracies, monarchies or oligarchies, with many, if not most exhibiting authoritarian characteristics. Early “governments” probably depended heavily on “might makes right” unless based on purported religious authority. […]

Funeral for Fallen Cop: NYPD Asks New Yorkers to Dump Mayor de Blasio

blsioThe display of thousands of law enforcement officials representing departments and agencies throughout the country standing in the streets of the Queens section of New York City on Saturday, to honor one of two police officers assassinated last week, was a sight not seen since the large […]

The Occult Wars Of Kim Jong-un, Smaug, Paul Krugman And Gold

theintrvwPyongyang, evidence shows, effected a spectacular data breach of Sony Pictures to express its wrath over Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogan’s The Interview, a movie about an attempt to assassinate Kim Jong-un. Neither the United States Secret Service nor the North Korean authorities take portrayals of the […]

“The Great Society”: Democrat’s Epic Fail of American Socialism

dmcrtprtyAmerican Democrats have been trying for decades to establish a form of Socialism cloaked as progressivism or liberalism as this country’s form of governance. Although it has been disguised in various forms, using a multitude of names and with different leadership, the consistent socialist theme is what […]

The Defective Harper Collins Atlas and the Missing State of Israel

hrprclnsAs recently as 1989, The General Assembly (State Legislature) of Pennsylvania passed House Resolution No. 189 declaring a “Geography Awareness Week” in the State. It would have been more fitting for the U.S. Congress to pass it but the results would probably have been equally fruitless. Unless […]

Happy New Year Message Sent by Islamic Jihadists: An Analysis

islmcjhdstsWhile most people in the world on Wednesday bid farewell to 2014 and welcomed 2015, Islamic terrorists sent out their own brand of New Year greetings in the only way they know: killing the innocent and destroying public or private property. Although, the U.S. news media is […]

Duly Noted - Breaking With the Past?

Duly NotedForgiveness not met by regret implies subjugation.

 

The practical use of history is its distorted exploitation. This abuse accompanies the following discourse about the present.

 

Perceived developments that disturb the world order and our holiday peace produce sundry responses. Some are echoes of a […]








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