Religion, and Islam, Up Front and Center in Pres. Obama’s Last State of the Union Address

He's got nothing left to prove, nothing left to lose. I don't know about you, but I'm looking forward to hearing what President Obama has to say in his very last State of the Union Address. And, judging from the line of VIP and other guests, religion will be up front and center.Two employees of CAIR (Council on Islamic-American Relations), an organization viewed with suspicion by the government in the past, will be there at the invitation of lawmakers This is pretty huge. Writes CAIR-Chicago … [Read more...]

The Scary Potential of the National Defense Authorization Act

Latest reports say the White House is no longer threatening to veto this bill, saying it is satisfied with the latest version of the National Defense Authorization Act. Update below. The text message exchange went like this:“I need something from home. Any luck?”-          “Yes, I have it. Now what?”“It’s at the place with the 'Cash Advance' sign.”-          “Ok”The two cars drove to the meeting place: The money exchange (with the “Cash Advance” sign) located in a strip ma … [Read more...]