Archive for December 17th, 2019

CBS Still Considers Southern Poverty Law Center Credible

CBS Still Considers Southern Poverty Law Center Credible

on December 17, 2019, 7:34 AM / in National News

As CBS News was developing its complaint against Fidelity Investment’s charitable fund, it considered information gleaned from the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) as accurate. The gist of the complaint was that Fidelity shouldn’t allow its charity’s funds to go to “hate groups” on SPLC’s HateWatch list, which included the Family Research Council (FRC). When informed of the smear Lieutenant General (Ret.) […]

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The U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights: An Interactive Guide to the Articles and Amendments

on December 17, 2019, 7:03 AM / in History

Attempting to read the United States Constitution in its entirety can be an intimidating task. At over 7,500 words including the Ammendments and its place as the single most important document in the history of the U.S. – it’s vital for all Americans to know what it stands for, the freedoms it provides, and the limitations it places on the federal government. […]

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This Man Did Not Write A Second (Class) Amendment

This Man Did Not Write A Second (Class) Amendment

on December 17, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

by Charles C.W. Cooke   Courts are telling gun owners that they must choose between their Second Amendment-protected rights and their other constitutional rights. This feature appears in the November ’17 issue of NRA America’s 1st Freedom, one of the official journals of the National Rifle Association. Introducing the Bill of Rights before Congress in June of 1789, James Madison was careful […]

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December 17th in History

December 17th in History

on December 17, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

December 17 is the 351st day of the year (352nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 14 days remaining until the end of the year. There are only 7 more shopping days till Christmas. Holidays Accession Day (Bahrain) Christian feast day: Daniel the Prophet Lazarus of Bethany (local commemoration in Cuba) O antiphon (Catholic Church) Wivina Sturm […]

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Earth Walk

Earth Walk

on December 17, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory. —John 1:14 After the Apollo XV mission, Colonel James Irwin related some of the high points of his experience. He told of their weightless bodies floating free in the space capsule, the rising crescent of the earth as seen from the moon, and the triumphal splashdown before […]

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