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  • From Marxism/Communism to Post-Modern Liberal Fascism

    11/07/2015 12:54:57 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 29 replies
    American Thinker ^ | October 7, 2015 | Mark Musser
    ".......It is here where the modern Left made its transition away from communism into a postmodern existentialism. Dr. Hicks strongly argues that postmodernism is rooted in the Counter Enlightenment movement featuring German superstars such as Kant, Hegel, Nietzsche, and Heidegger. According to Hicks, postmodernism favors subjectivity over objectivity, the inadequacy of language to communicate over reason and truth, various collective multicultural groupings over individual identity and autonomy, willpower over realistic experience rooted in rational analysis, communalism and solidarity over individualism in values, markets and politics, and finally, suspicion, if not hostility, toward science and technology. As such, the postmodern critique...
  • Former Clinton aide who helped set up server to plead Fifth Amendment to avoid subpoena

    09/03/2015 5:55:42 AM PDT · by McGruff · 19 replies
    Fox News ^ | September 03, 2015
    A former aide to Hillary Clinton who helped set up her private email server has told at least three congressional committees that he will invoke the Fifth Amendment to avoid testifying against his former boss, Fox News has confirmed. Bryan Pagliano, who worked on Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign before helping install the so-called "homebrew" server system in her Chappaqua, N.Y. home, was asked to testify about the server by the House Select Committee on Benghazi, the Senate Judiciary Committee, and the Senate Homeland Security Committee.
  • Muslims never guilty of 'terrorist massacres,' Turkey's Erdogan insists

    01/16/2015 2:08:29 PM PST · by wtd · 31 replies
    FoxNews.com ^ | January 16, 2015 | Paul Alster
    Muslims never guilty of 'terrorist massacres,' Turkey's Erdogan insistsTurkish President Recip Tayyip Erdogan’s increasingly bizarre rhetoric continued this week when he told reporters Muslims have "never taken part in terrorist massacres" and appeared to blame the West for the recent Islamist attacks in Paris.
  • Rapper Nicki Minaj Says Abortion She Had as a Teen "Haunts" Her

    01/01/2015 4:47:37 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 20 replies
    Townhall ^ | 01/01/2015 | Christine Rousselle
    In an interview with Rolling Stone, Nicki Minaj confirmed what many fans had questioned: she had an abortion while she was in high school. While Minaj doesn't say she regrets the decision, she did say that it "haunts" her to this day. Minaj had previously alluded to an unborn child in her song "All Things Go." From Rolling Stone: "When she discovered she was pregnant, "I thought I was going to die," she admits. "I was a teenager. It was the hardest thing I'd ever gone through." She ended up having an abortion, a decision she says has "haunted me...
  • The Fairytale of the Victimhood

    08/27/2014 8:35:27 AM PDT · by rktman · 20 replies
    americanthinker.com ^ | 8/27/2014 | Angela Graham-West
    I recently read an article entitled “What Black Parents Tell Their Sons About the Police” and I began to ponder the downward spiral in race relations over the past five years. According to the author Jazmine Hughes: “Such is the burden of black parenting. Being a black parent, especially of a black boy, comes with the added onus of having to protect your child from a country that is out to get him -- a country that kills someone that looks like him every 28 hours, a country that will likely imprison him by his mid-thirties if he doesn't get...
  • Should rape suspects receive anonymity too? {Innocent Until Proven Guilty]

    06/22/2014 10:25:36 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 10 replies
    Hotair ^ | 06/22/2014 | Jazz Shaw
    Glenn Reynolds highlights a rather touchy story from across the pond, where Peter Lloyd, writing for the Telegraph, points out that the assumptions of both innocence and privacy are handled rather unequally in sexual assault cases. The primary case under discussion involves the handling of laws in the UK, but parallel debates are taking place in the United States today. Lloyd speaks rather passionately about what happened to Oxford University Union President Ben Sullivan following what turned out to be two unfounded rape allegations. After five weeks of public humiliation, finger-pointing and gender bias – both on campus and...
  • What Can Educators do to End White Supremacy in the Classroom? (Not A Joke)

    04/01/2014 11:20:18 AM PDT · by TexasCajun · 61 replies
    Maclver Institute ^ | April 1, 2014 | Nick Novak
    [Madison, Wisc...] The city of Madison hosted the 15th annual national White Privilege Conference last week at the Monona Terrace to discuss issues of white supremacy, social justice, education and the Tea Party. The MacIver Institute attended multiple breakout sessions and will be releasing our highlights over the next couple days. Our first account comes from the breakout session titled Stories from the front lines of education: Confessions of a white, high school English teacher. The session was facilitated by Kim Radersma, a former high school English teacher in California and Colorado. Radersma is currently working toward her Ph. D....
  • Meet the Richerals: Rich liberals drenched in guilt.

    02/25/2014 7:13:33 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 12 replies
    Pajamas Media ^ | 02/25/2014 | Victor Davis Hanson
    The new millennium has also given us a new American profile — the hip richeral. Richerals are, of course, well off. But they are even more cool and liberal. The two facts are not so much incompatible, as complementary.For some, big money allows three things: wealth’s cocoon enables you to dream safely about utopia [1] rather than being laid off and broke; it exempts you from worrying much about the high taxes [2] and regulations [3] needed to pay for your redistributionist fantasy agendas; and it gives you the influence, capital, and opportunities to flee from the messy ramifications...
  • Michelle knows best: Kids ‘owe’ it to their moms to enroll in Obamacare

    12/21/2013 11:05:12 AM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 27 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | December 20, 2013 | The Washington Times
    The White House is apparently turning to guilt to drive Americans toward Obamacare. First lady Michelle Obama told “Keeping it Real with Reverend Al Sharpton” that children owe it to their mothers to enroll in Obamacare.
  • The Bloody Hands of Barack Obama

    05/13/2013 7:52:25 AM PDT · by Trafalgar123 · 31 replies
    American Thinker ^ | May 13, 2013 | Stella Paul
    The Three Whistleblowers at the Benghazi hearing spoke softly, but with the emotional wallop of The Three Tenors. They told the truth, and it blasted like thunder through Obama's tissue palace of lies... Obama stands center stage in this tragic opera of America's downfall, cheapening, endangering, and destroying the lives of the best among us. The pile of corpses grows ever higher, and the lies more noxious. Let's pay tribute to some of his many victims, and vow to honor their memory by holding him to account. BENGHAZI: Ambassador Chris Stevens, Glen Doherty, Sean Smith, and Tyrone Woods. BOSTON MARATHON...
  • The Regime Wants Your Property and Your Heart, but God Wins

    04/02/2013 5:28:06 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 1 replies
    New Rhodesia Dispatch ^ | 3/23/13 | John DeWitt
    The Regime Wants Your Property and Your Heart, but God Wins by John deWitt Sometimes I think the Left really lacks self-awareness of how the news they control presents to people who don’t support them. The headlines in the last ten days have been dominated by two things: Cypriot capital controls, and homosexual marriage before the Supreme Court. The Media Directorate might actually think these things are about, respectively, orderly stabilization of the Eurozone and the heroic advance of Freedom. That’s not what they look like to Rhodies.The big-picture narrative of Cypriot capital controls the Media Directorate isn’t telling you very...
  • Teaching Students to Feel Guilty about Financial Success

    01/08/2013 7:36:09 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 6 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 01/08/2013 | By Christopher Paslay
    The New York Times is the only newspaper that runs a "business" column not about how to get ahead economically, but rather about how to indoctrinate kids to feel guilty about being financially successful. At least that's the theme of Ron Lieber's recent article, "An Invitation for High School Seniors to Write About Finances," which calls for seniors to submit their college application essays that focus on finance to the New York Times for possible publication. How do high school seniors write exemplary essays about "finances," exactly? One way is by concentrating their writing on corporate thugs like Bernie Madoff....
  • Obama urges lawmakers to make one last try for fiscal crisis deal, leaves for Hawaii

    12/21/2012 4:58:52 PM PST · by Sub-Driver · 32 replies
    Obama urges lawmakers to make one last try for fiscal crisis deal, leaves for Hawaii Published December 21, 2012 | FoxNews.com President Obama urged congressional leaders Friday to take one last shot at crafting a bill that can prevent tax hikes on middle-class Americans -- as he and virtually everyone involved prepared to bolt Washington for the holidays. The president, while optimistically claiming he would be back "next week" to handle a budget deal, was planning to board Air Force One with his family Friday evening for a holiday vacation in Hawaii. House Speaker John Boehner, who until several days...
  • Got Guilt? (if we don't reelect Obama...) VIDEO

    10/27/2012 3:43:21 PM PDT · by Ziva · 16 replies
    Black-and-Right.com ^ | October 27, 2012 | Bob Parks
    The ad was created by San Francisco's Goodby Silverstein & Partners (who created the "Got Milk" campaign.) They want us to know who should be blamed should we not reelect B.O.YouTube link Be sure to view it on YouTube so you can offer YOUR vote.
  • The Guilty Generation

    09/13/2012 8:49:04 AM PDT · by Shery · 3 replies
    TouchstoneMag.com ^ | July/August 2012 | John Patrick
    John Patrick on an Unnoticed Transformation of the Cause of Disease If you want to elicit a startled response from a group of physicians, try asking the following questions: "Those of you with more than thirty years of medical practice, think back to the beginning of your practice. What proportion of your patients came to you because of what might be described as an act of God or nature, such as an ordinary bacterial infection? What proportion came to you with a disease for which they were responsible?" The usual answers will be that 70 percent of all patients came...
  • The Division Card...(Race in America)

    These six things doth the Lord hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him: A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief, A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.(Proverbs 6:16-19)I have a friend, he is a christian, and a really decent person in every respect except one. He constantly makes insulting and unfair references to race. For example every Columbus day one can expect a comment like, “maybe we should break into someone’s house, give them...
  • MSNBC: Obama graded harder because he's black (Dog-Whistle Racism From MSNBC?)

    04/24/2012 6:46:12 AM PDT · by tcrlaf · 67 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 4-21-11 | Joel Gehrke
    MSNBC hosts agreed this weekend that white voters hold President Obama to a higher standard than his white predecessors because he is black. "[Obama] now has a specific record of governing," MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry said today on her show. "A record that, I contend, because of his race will be held to a much higher standard than it would have been for a white incumbent. Those white voters who found what they were looking for in 2008 will not necessarily be so enthusiastic in 2012." Alex Wagner, host of MSNBC's NOW, agreed. "I think race absolutely has to do with...
  • The Race War on Whites and Why It's Ignored

    04/09/2012 10:43:38 AM PDT · by bmorrett · 12 replies
    Tenacious B ^ | 4/9/2012 | Brittney Morrett
    What if I told you that a white supremacist group held a conference call demanding a day of action to spill the blood of blacks and Latinos in America? Your reaction would be one of absolute horror. You would immediately decry the racist organization as having no place in our society and demand that the organization be shamed and shunned by the media — and rightly so. Yet, the opposite takes place on a regular basis – if not daily. Black supremacist groups like the New Black Panther Party (NBPP) consistently call for blood shed of whites and no one...
  • They Weren’t On Good Terms

    02/01/2012 7:38:20 PM PST · by WXRGina · 16 replies
    For Freedom – Galatians 5:1 ^ | January 26, 2012 | Michael Day
    I was recently asked to pray about the death of a woman’s sister. I had not known the person who died, but because the tragic circumstances of this family’s loss are all too common, I feel compelled to write on the subject of death. Out of respect for their privacy, I will not identify them. But their situation is universal, and my message is for everyone. The woman was in declining health. By the time her sister got there, she had passed away. There was no time left to say good-bye; no time left to say I love you, I...
  • On “World Car-Free Day,” Let’s Be Guilt-Free for a Change

    09/21/2011 5:43:09 PM PDT · by WOBBLY BOB · 65 replies
    CEI ^ | 9-21-11 | Christine Hall
    On Thursday, September 22, environmentalists want you to feel guilty about driving cars. In other words, it’s annual “World Car-Free Day.” Instead of celebrating the many ways that the automobile has liberated and improved the lives of ordinary people, environmentalists want to suggest that rejecting the car for a day is somehow virtuous. The governor of Massachusetts is going even further by advocating a car-free week – notwithstanding the governor’s real-world choice to drive around in an SUV this week.
  • I should have picked Hillary over Obama

    08/11/2011 5:28:38 AM PDT · by Second Amendment First · 87 replies
    St Louis Post Disgrace ^ | August 11, 2011 | BILL McCLELLAN
    I was splashing around in Lake Michigan last week when the realization hit me like a wave — I was wrong about Barack Obama. I should have voted for Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primary three years ago. At the time of the primary, the decision seemed easy. I saw in Obama the same qualities Jack Kerouac saw in Dean Moriarty in "On the Road." He was 'something new, long prophesied, long a-coming." Hillary was not new. She represented the second act of "Billary," and I had tired of that play long before it ended its eight-year run. So I...
  • Campaign 2012: Are We Over 'The Black Thing' Yet

    07/07/2011 5:38:15 AM PDT · by Lakeshark · 41 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | 7/7/2011 | Lloyd Marcus
    My fellow Americans, in regard to the U.S. presidency, please tell me we are over "the black thing." Can we move past race and gender and simply elect the best American for the job? Due to liberal media manipulation and guilt, America elected an incompetent black guy as leader of the free world to prove that we are not racist. Obama's black skin has made him untouchable, the left's dream tool to further their socialist agenda. Once America gets over "the black thing", will the liberal media demand we elect Hilliary to prove we are not sexist? How long will...
  • Guilty People Aren't Guilty, Innocent People Are

    04/06/2011 7:35:09 AM PDT · by mattstat · 9 replies
    The man who took the knife and slit the throat of the woman whose money and body he wanted could not help himself. But the judge who sentenced that man to jail for life sure knew what he was doing. The judge had freedom, he could make a choice. He should have considered that the murderer had none. The murder’s brain made the murderer do what the murderer did (the personal pronoun is out of place here). The judge’s brain was under no constraints. The judge could have let the murder go. And, no, it’s not that mysterious entity Society...
  • Education Week: The cure for gospel guilt (Mormon - Open)

    08/27/2010 6:09:41 AM PDT · by Colofornian · 9 replies · 2+ views
    Mormon Times ^ | Aug. 23, 2010 | Michael De Groote
    "For I am persuaded, that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things to come, nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord." — Romans 8:38-39PROVO, Utah — She was faithful, but overwhelmed. So she wrote a letter to her stake president. He, in turn, read it to his counselors: "Dear President, I want to do everything the Lord expects of me. I want to do everything the church expects of me. I decided to...
  • Who’s to Blame When a Black Man Rapes a Woman?

    04/30/2010 5:34:12 AM PDT · by walford · 90 replies · 2,271+ views
    Pajamas Media ^ | Apr 29 2010 | Melissa Clouthier
    ...A criminal wouldn’t be a criminal if he were loved more and society supported him, therefore it’s society’s fault that he is committing the fill-in-the-blank crime.So who is to blame, then, when a black man rapes a woman? Would it be the rapist? No.What follows is the harrowing and cognitively dissonant account of a woman’s rape at the hands of a black man she considered a friend. Her name is Amanda Kijera and here is her story: Two weeks ago, on a Monday morning, I started to write what I thought was a very clever editorial about violence against women...
  • The Grand Illusions of America's Liberals

    04/20/2010 3:45:31 AM PDT · by Scanian · 1 replies · 309+ views
    The American Thinker ^ | April 20, 2010 | Edward Bernard Glick
    America's liberals are consumed with guilt. If not soon purged from our society, their guilt will kill us all. Bent on rewriting history, or else entirely ignorant of it, they deny that the United States has brought more freedom and well-being to more people most of the time than any other nation in history. They also accuse our country of racism and imperialism. Indeed, we Americans are so racist that only five percent of the blacks forced out of Africa were shipped to British North America, and later to the United States. Less than a century after their independence, our...
  • Progressive Guilt Quiz - Guilt Quiz & Guilt Level Chart: Tools for the Guilted Age

    12/14/2009 5:56:39 PM PST · by DogByte6RER · 11 replies · 427+ views
    The Peoples Cube ^ | The Peoples Cube
    Guilt Quiz & Guilt Level Chart: Tools for the Guilted Age Now that the properly conditioned guilt-ridden voters have elected the first Certified-Oppressed-Minority™ president, America has officially entered a new Guilted Age. The Guilted Age is similar to the Gilded Age, only instead of being motivated by the acquisition of gold, the nation is motivated by the distribution of Guilt™. A guilty electorate is a less demanding electorate: beggars are not choosers. Collective remorse makes the masses more malleable. Workers toil harder for less pay and donate surpluses to progressive causes within the hope that it would offset their culpability...
  • Duluth company makes donation to enjoy Bentleyville lights guilt-free

    12/10/2009 2:02:31 PM PST · by WOBBLY BOB · 11 replies · 516+ views
    duluth new tribune ^ | 12-10-09 | John Myers
    Duluth architecture firm donates $5,000 for credits to offset carbon from the Bentleyville light display
  • Bad news for the rest of us – the Guilt Industry is booming

    09/29/2009 4:43:16 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 1 replies · 429+ views
    Telegraph ^ | 09/24/09 | Jeff Randall
    Bad news for the rest of us – the Guilt Industry is booming If you want to make something of your life and your children's, prepare to be vilified, says Jeff Randall. By Jeff Randall Published: 7:24PM BST 24 Sep 2009 Comments 162 | Comment on this article How dare you escape the local comprehensive? Photo: Reuters Calling all job seekers. At a time of diminishing employment opportunities, there's a sector of the British economy that continues to expand. For the right type of applicant, it often offers above-average remuneration with attractive perks, notably an assumption of moral superiority. You...
  • Study: Cat Parasite Affects Human Culture (OMG, this could explain liberalism!)

    05/02/2009 12:43:27 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 30 replies · 1,562+ views
    Live Science ^ | 8/3/06 | Ker Than
    A parasitic microbe commonly found in cats might have helped shape entire human cultures by manipulating the personalities of infected individuals, according to a new study. Infection by a Toxoplasma gondii could make some individuals more prone to some forms of neuroticism and could lead to differences among cultures if enough people are infected, says Kevin Lafferty, a U.S. Geological Survey scientist at the University of California, Santa Barbara. In a survey of different countries, Lafferty found that people living in those with higher rates of T. gondii infection scored higher on average for neuroticism, defined as an emotional or...
  • British man admits guilt in NY oil-for-food case

    04/22/2009 1:04:27 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 1 replies · 401+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 4/22/09 | AP
    NEW YORK – A British oil company employee has admitted his role in a scheme to cheat the United Nations oil-for-food program by paying kickbacks to Saddam Hussein's Iraq regime. Fifty-four-year-old John Irving pleaded guilty in a New York court Tuesday to one charge of aiding and abetting importing merchandise. Under a plea agreement, Irving will face up to six months in prison at his June 5 sentencing... ... The oil-for-food humanitarian program was created to help Iraqi people cope with U.N. sanctions.
  • Indian Mujahideen Man Had Guilt Pangs After Blasts

    04/21/2009 4:49:38 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 2 replies · 235+ views
    DNA ^ | Friday, April 10, 2009 | Menaka Rao
    Mohammed Sadiq Shaikh, one of the arrested Indian Mujahideen operatives, told the police that the group had orchestrated blasts all over country, including the 2006 serial train blasts in Mumbai. "After the blasts (2006 train blasts), my twin daughters were born. I read stories about the dead people in newspapers. I felt bad," Shaikh said in his confession. In October, DCP Vishwas Nangre-Patil recorded his confession in Hindi. And this is admissible in court under MCOCA unless proved involuntary. Riyaz Bhatkal, Arif Badr, Dr Shahnawaz, and 'other boys' were responsible for the 2005 Delhi blasts and Shramjivi Express blasts, the...
  • Why Obama's Blame Game Must Eventually Fail

    04/21/2009 2:01:43 AM PDT · by Scanian · 5 replies · 420+ views
    The American Thinker Blog ^ | April 21, 2009 | Lee Cary
    Our President is working a list of nations he feels we’ve offended and he’s apologizing. Ultimately, that behavior will bite him back. Significant apologies drag sea anchors called consequences. You accidently bump into someone in an elevator and say “I’m sorry.” No consequences, unless they’re psycho. You accidently run over your neighbor’s cat and say “I’m sorry.” There may or may not be consequences, depending on your relationship with your neighbor. You drive drunk and cause an accident injuring others. “I’m sorry” doesn’t ease the consequences. As President Obama apologizes across the globe, eventually some recipients of his apologies will...
  • Obama's guilty secrets

    12/18/2008 6:32:14 AM PST · by TornadoAlley3 · 44 replies · 1,706+ views
    guardian.co.uk ^ | 12/18/08 | Lee Glendinning
    President-elect reveals how parenting tricks in shaming children influenced his management theory: Barack Obama's coronation as Time magazine's person of the year is not a terribly great surprise, and the subsequent interview covers quite a bit of familiar ground, albeit in a very nicely-written way. However, there are few gems among the pages which stand out – one in particular when Obama is drawn on his management technique. The general theory is guilt first, followed by fear...
  • White Guilt Is Dead

    11/11/2008 10:24:58 AM PST · by TomAdkinsCC · 55 replies · 5,556+ views
    Philadelphia Inquirer ^ | 11/10/08 | Tom Adkins
    WHITE GUILT IS DEAD Free at last, free at last! By Tom Adkins Look at my fellow conservatives! There they go, glumly shuffling along, depressed by the election aftermath. Not me. I'm virtually euphoric. Don't get me wrong. I'm not thrilled with America's flirtation with neo-socialism. But there's a massive silver lining in those magical clouds that lofted Barack Obama to the Presidency. For today, without a shred of intellectually legitimate opposition, I can loudly proclaim to America: The Era of White Guilt is over. This seemingly impossible event occurred because the vast majority of white Americans didn't give a...
  • Guilt By Association? Absadamnlutely!

    10/09/2008 9:51:11 AM PDT · by MHGinTN · 20 replies · 474+ views
    http://porchmaunderings.blogspot.com | 10/09/08 | MHGinTN
    Is there such a thing as guilt? Is there such a thing as finding out just how guilty someone is of wrong doing by associating that person to organizations and people who are proven guilty of wrong doing? Oh yeah! If a bank is robbed and the perps caught, and one of the perps merely drove to and from the crime scene, is the driver guilty of the crime by association involvement in the crime? Absolutely. Just for the sake of exploring guilt by association, let’s presume for a moment that the driver makes a claim that he/she didn’t know...
  • The Race Is Only Close Because Obama Is Black

    09/17/2008 9:46:46 AM PDT · by Bill Dupray · 7 replies · 195+ views
    The Patriot Room ^ | September 17, 2008 | Bill Dupray
    But the [liberals'] main argument is that Obama’s race is what is keeping McCain close. I personally believe it is the other way around. Obama’s race is the only thing keeping Obama close. Contrary to popular belief, Republicans are not racists. And if Obama loses, you can’t blame the GOP with racism. The GOP base aren’t going to vote for Obama, regardless. Nothing to do with skin color; everything to do with party loyalty. Republicans don’t vote for Democrats and vice versa. No, if Obama loses it will be within his own party. There are many “good-old-boys” that vote Democrat...
  • How many of you have been directly accused of being racist for speaking out against Obama?

    08/02/2008 1:41:55 PM PDT · by ziravan · 91 replies · 245+ views
    I've taken to referring to myself in on-line political threads as a proud member of the "You're a racist if you don't support Obama" club - Geraldine Ferraro, founding member; William Clinton, Senior Alumnus. How many of you have been called out as 'racist' for not supporting his majesty? I'm just curious.
  • Is Ralph Nadar Right About Obama Using White Guilt?

    07/13/2008 8:26:41 AM PDT · by Maelstorm · 26 replies · 262+ views
    http://www.gather.com/ ^ | June 26, 2008 | Delores Williams
    Is Ralph Nadar Right About Obama Using White Guilt? by Delores WilliamsJune 26, 2008 06:28 PM EDT (Updated: June 26, 2008 06:37 PM EDT) For my new readers, let me disclose from the top that I am not an Obama fan. I refuse to pull the lever for him because I think he is unqualified, lacks judgment, and borders near the unethical and illegal too often. Having said that, is Ralph Nadar right when he says that Obama is using "white guilt" and trying to talk "white." I think I have a split decision on that. As far as...
  • Exclusive: Tolerant and Inclusive No More?

    06/03/2008 2:43:35 PM PDT · by Dawnsblood · 15 replies · 111+ views
    Family Security Matters ^ | 6/3/08 | Bob Parks
    And fix things they did. Today, white Democrats like Harriet Christian are angry as she (and many others) believes an unqualified black man is being shoved down their throats, while a more qualified white woman (with more popular votes) is being kicked to the curb. Others believe whites have it in for their black candidate who is winning the delegate count. Knowing Democrats (and the Clintons) as we do, this will not be fixed in a way that will end in a Kumbaya moment. The Denver Fire Department will surely be on alert during the Democrat National Convention. "And they...
  • In Praise of Liberal Guilt: It's not wrong to favor Obama because of race (Mega-Barfer)

    05/23/2008 4:20:42 PM PDT · by mojito · 24 replies · 126+ views
    Slate ^ | 5/22/2008 | Ron Rosebaum
    When did "liberal guilt" get such a bad reputation? You hear it all the time now from people who sneeringly dismiss whites who support Obama's candidacy as "guilty liberals." There are, of course, many reasons why whites might support Obama that have nothing to do with race. But what if redeeming our shameful racial past is one factor for some? Why delegitimize sincere excitement that his nomination and potential election would represent a historic civil rights landmark: making an abstract right a reality at last. Instead, their feeling must be disparaged as merely the result of a somehow shameful "liberal...
  • Abortion Kills Your Sex Life Says UK Doctor in Times Column

    05/05/2008 4:28:25 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 21 replies · 104+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 5/5/08 | Hilary White
    LONDON, May 5, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) - In the May 2 installment of his regular health feature in The Times, Dr. Thomas Stuttaford responded to a reader who complained of a loss of interest in sex following an abortion. "Though my boyfriend and I agreed it was the right thing to do, I feel guilty and I've gone off sex," wrote the questioner. Dr. Stuttaford responded by saying that loss of libido after an abortion is "so common that it can almost be said to be expected". Asked if the feelings would pass, Stuttaford wrote, "It is possible, but by no...
  • REZKO-OBAMA: BEYOND “GUILT BY ASSOCIATION”

    03/13/2008 4:50:45 PM PDT · by jdm · 14 replies · 646+ views
    Right-Wing Nut House ^ | March 13, 2008 | by Rick Moran
    For a United States Senator, Barack Obama has been doing a lot of explaining about the company he has kept for the last 17 years or so. Take some Joe Blow Alderman off the streets of Chicago and examine his friends and acquaintances and you’re bound to come up with a couple of unsavory characters that straddle the line of legality with regard to city contracts or their business dealings. But Obama is not some regular Machine pol juicing the way for his ward heeling friends so they can grow fat and rich at taxpayer expense. He is a United...
  • Major UK Newspaper Caught by Bloggers Censoring Its Own Graphic Abortion

    09/15/2007 7:24:02 PM PDT · by monomaniac · 6 replies · 488+ views
    LifeSiteNews.com ^ | September 12, 2007 | Hilary White
    Major UK Newspaper Caught by Bloggers Censoring Its Own Graphic Abortion By Hilary White September 12, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) - With Britain facing its 40th anniversary of the legalizing of abortion, this October the issue is finding its way into the mainstream British press. Today's Daily Mail, whose "small-c" editorial policy makes it Britain's largest circulating daily newspaper, is carrying a series of interviews titled, "What WE think of abortion - by the women who had them..."The story covers interviews with six women, two of whom say they have "no regrets", chronicling the horrors of abortion. But a US blogger is calling...
  • Harry Potter: The Archetype of an Abortion Survivor

    09/07/2007 8:16:04 PM PDT · by monomaniac · 40 replies · 850+ views
    Originally published in Catholic Insight December 2003 ^ | September 5, 2007 | Marie Peeters-Ney, MD and Philip G. Ney, M.D., M.A., FRCP(C), FRANZCP, RPsych
    Harry Potter: The Archetype of an Abortion Survivor By Marie Peeters-Ney, MD and Philip G. Ney, M.D., M.A., FRCP(C), FRANZCP, RPsychOriginally published in Catholic Insight December 2003Republished with permission and encouragement of authors One could speak about a worldwide "Harry Potter phenomenon," appearing soon after the Pokemon craze. The object of this discussion is to reflect on the possible reasons for the remarkable popularity of Harry Potter. Can the current craze be only due to good marketing skills? Does this book have exceptional literary value? Could the book be an indicator of a deeper cultural trend?  We wish to hypothesize...
  • Environemental Organizations Generate Green Guilt to Push More Population Control

    08/27/2007 6:58:46 PM PDT · by monomaniac · 4 replies · 305+ views
    LifeSiteNews.com ^ | August 27, 2007 | Colin Mason
    Environemental Organizations Generate Green Guilt to Push More Population Control Want everyone to become "eunuchs for the green kingdom" by Colin Mason Front Royal, Virginia, August 27, 2007 (pop.org) - If asked what function the San Francisco-based Sierra Club performs, most of its 1.3 million members would probably reply "protecting the environment," or "raising awareness of endangered species," or words to that effect. Yet, in their 2007 legislative report for Minnesota, the Sierra Club spent nearly 3 pages describing legislative initiatives that have virtually nothing to do with the environment. Rather, this section deals almost exclusively with population issues or,...
  • Why Democrats dread hearing the V-word Vietnam: a lesson in fouling up the endgame

    08/24/2007 5:33:50 AM PDT · by .cnI redruM · 21 replies · 975+ views
    The TImes Online ^ | August 24, 2007 | Rosemary Righter
    Why did he do it? Why conjure up unquiet ghosts? Why now? Vietnam is not only, as President Bush rather flatly put it, “a complex and painful subject” for Americans. The V-word is lodged in folk memory as an unwinnable war that America should never have fought, that wasted blood and treasure, and that, most woundingly, bitterly split the nation. Vietnam, even today, is a powerful political toxin. Probably the only American politician who can talk about Vietnam without risk is the war hero John McCain. John Kerry tried the “veteran who wants out of Iraq” line in the 2004...
  • Stop The Apologizing Already - Danes Sorry For Looting And Pillaging (by the Vikings)

    08/19/2007 2:07:57 PM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 7 replies · 355+ views
    RightWingNews.com ^ | August 17, 2007 | RightWingNews.com
    Stop The Apologizing Already Apologies must be in this year, Danes sorry for looting and pillaging MORE than 1200 years ago hordes of bloodthirsty Viking raiders descended on Ireland, pillaging monasteries and massacring the inhabitants. On Wednesday, one of their more mild-mannered descendants stepped ashore to apologise. The Danish Minister for Culture, Brian Mikkelson, who was in Dublin to celebrate the arrival of a replica Norse longboat, apologised for the invasion and destruction inflicted. "In Denmark we are certainly proud of this ship but we are not proud of the damage to the people of Ireland that followed in the...
  • Guilt Free With One Phone Call! (credit card required)

    03/07/2007 2:39:08 PM PST · by nancyvideo · 8 replies · 574+ views
    RightBias News ^ | 3-7-07 | Nancy Morgan
    How can you not love those secular progressives. They've taken a human condition that has bedeviled mankind for centuries and solved it in one fell swoop. Various cultures deal with sin and guilt in vastly different ways. Certain Arab cultures flagellate themselves till they draw blood and thus achieve cleansing. Catholics are given proscribed penance and absolution. Christians, thank God, have Jesus who died for their sins. Secular progressives, having chosen man over God, are thus left in a peculiar situation. The closest the left comes to religious observation is obeisance to 'Mother Earth,' so they have had to figure...
  • Justification by Faith

    02/01/2007 6:29:13 PM PST · by AlbionGirl · 12 replies · 285+ views
    Desiring God ^ | August 12, 2002 | John Piper
    The Remedy for Paralyzed Sinners, Fallen Saints, and Provincial Christians God did his most deadly work to destroy hopelessness and futility and provincial cowardice. He gave up his Son to torture and death. A perfect life, a perfect death, and the decisive work was done. But there are millions who are numb to hope because of the God-belittling things they have done and how ugly they have become. They don’t lift lofty arguments against God’s Truth; they shrug and feel irretrievably outside. They don’t defy God consciously; they default to cake and television. Except for the periodic rush of sex...