Church charity should never be a replacement for socialized programs


Socialism is one of the most popular political words of our time. It also seems to be one of the most misunderstood and misused.In a thoughtful piece by Benjamin L. Corey over on the Patheos blog Formerly Fundie. Corey discusses why America is not a socialist country and the moral failure of the church to take care of the vulnerable, calling it the churches job to do so.Corey’s argument basically hovers around the idea that we have government programs such as The Affordable Care Act and f … [Read more...]

Washington Times columnist says Common Core is an ‘Islamic Infiltration Of America’


The Washington Times is a hotbed of conspiracy theory nuts, in fact I had a spat with them last year during the Cosmos series when they believes the show was nothing more than a left-wing conspiracy.Now it seems as though they wish to take on Common Core as an educational standard. The Washington Times published a piece back on April 7, by Fox News Radio analyst Bethany Blankley titled, "Common Core ties to Libya, Qatar, Saudi Arabia," in which she claims that Common Core standards are an " … [Read more...]

Ron Paul is a conspiracy theorist who believes the government knew about 9/11

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Former Congressman Ron Paul has officially joined the ranks as a 9/11 truther.A guest on Money and Markets, the former presidential candidate said: "I've come to the conclusion that all government commissions are designed to protect the government. … I believe that if we ever get the full truth [about 9/11], we'll find out that our government had it in the records exactly what the plans were, or at least close to it." He did stop short of saying the government was behind the attacks, a c … [Read more...]