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Mr. Obama’s Gun Grabbing – Typical of Democrats

President Obama signed an executive order he says will increase the number of gun background checks and reduce loopholes. Some lawyers say the order does nothing. Thomas Sowell writes in The American Spectator that the news conference simply showed that Obama is the world’s greatest showman. It was beautifully choreographed, like a great ballet, and [...]

Racism, politics and the deaths of black men

When I moved to Atlanta in 1970 to attend Georgia State University, the population of the city was just about 50-50 black and white.  The School of Urban Life had just completed a study showing that more than 90% of crime in Atlanta was committed by blacks against blacks. 44-years later, we see the deaths [...]

Times that try men’s souls

Today is not the only time that American ideals have been under attack.  On December 23, 1776, Thomas Paine, under the pen name Common Sense, published his first essay on The American Crisis.  At the time Lord Howe and his British Army and Hessians (foreign troops) were raping and pillaging their way across New Jersey. [...]

Will fidel’s lawyer represent KSM

Is this a coincidence? Greg Craig suddenly resigned on Friday. Craig, of course, was the kidnapper of Elian Gonzalez. Craig represented fidel in forcing the child back to Cuba. Craig's resignation comes on the same day Attorney General Eric Holder announced that self-admitted 9/11 mastermind Kalid Sheikh Mohammed will be tried in New York. Will [...]

Supremes – Back in my arms again