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What Lies Behind the Malaise of the West?

What Lies Behind the Malaise of the West?

on December 14, 2018, 7:49 AM / in Opinion

Is it coincidence or contagion, this malady that seems to have suddenly induced paralysis in the leading nations of the West? With lawyer-fixer Michael Cohen’s confession that he colluded with Donald Trump in making hush money payoffs to Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal, America’s stage is set for a play that will run two years. As Democrats test the waters […]

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POLITICS Congress Hid Illegal Legislation in Farm Bill to Further Support Horrific Genocide in Yemen & It Passed

POLITICS Congress Hid Illegal Legislation in Farm Bill to Further Support Horrific Genocide in Yemen & It Passed

on December 14, 2018, 7:47 AM / in International News, National News

Hiding the provision in a Farm Bill, the House passed an insidious piece of legislation that will facilitate perpetual war and genocide in Yemen gen·o·cide/ˈjenəˌsīd/ noun the deliberate killing of a large group of people, especially those of a particular ethnic group or nation. By  MATT AGORIST  |  Freedom Outpost  Yesterday, Congress violated the Constitution and the War Powers Act by voting […]

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“SO HELP ME GOD”

on December 14, 2018, 6:54 AM / in History, Religion

Why has the tradition in America been for oaths to end with “So Help Me God”? The military’s oath of enlistment ended with “So Help Me God.” As a commissioned officer the oath ended with “So Help Me God.” President’s oath of office ended with “So Help Me God.” Congressmen and Senators’ oath ended with “So Help Me God.” Witnesses in Court swore to tell the […]

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December 14th in History

December 14th in History

on December 14, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

December 14 is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 17 days remaining until the end of the year. There are 10 days till Christmas…… Holidays Alabama Day (Alabama) Christian feast day: John of the Cross Nimatullah Kassab (Maronite Church) Spyridon (Western Church) December 14 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Forty-seven Ronin remembrance […]

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Believing Is Trusting

Believing Is Trusting

on December 14, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes. —Romans 1:16 Occasionally I meet people who know they have a spiritual need but are reluctant to make a personal commitment to Christ. Although they have seen what faith in Christ has done for others, they are confused […]

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GW’s Passing

GW’s Passing

on December 14, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Thursday, December 14, 2018. On this date in 1799, the “father of our country” passed away at Mount Vernon. George Washington was 67 years old. In those three score and seven years, Washington the soldier led his countrymen in battle as they shed the yoke of empire, and Washington the statesman helped establish a republic. He would […]

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Christmas Quote for Today

Christmas Quote for Today

on December 14, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People

It’s true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you’ll find you’ve created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are really what help to keep a family together over the long haul. Caroline Kennedy She is an American author, attorney, […]

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IF NOT NOW, WHEN?

IF NOT NOW, WHEN?

on December 14, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

By Coach Dave Daubenmire  |  NewsWithViews.com I want to give you a fair warning. You may want to stop reading right now because at the end I am going to ask you to do something. Most folks just talk. Very few do something. This commentary is for the doers. That smell emanating from this commentary is smoke. I burnt a few […]

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Great Lion of God

Great Lion of God

on December 14, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

MANY years of intensive study went into this novel about one of the most passionate, intelligent, urban and dedicated Apostles of early Christianity, Saul of Tarshish, ‑or, as the Romans called him, Paul of Tarsus, the intellectual Pharisee and lawyer and theologian, and, finally, the Apostle to the Gentiles. Saul has had more influence on the Western world and Christianity than most […]

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House Democrats Change Rules to Make It Easier to Raise Taxes

on December 13, 2018, 7:37 AM / in National News

Incoming rules chair: Democrats won’t require three-fifths supermajority to approve income tax increases Democratic Rep. Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) has yet to take the speaker’s gavel of the U.S. House of Representatives, but Democrats are already laboring to make it easier to dismantle the achievements of the Trump presidency. The incoming chairman of the House Rules Committee, Rep. Jim McGovern (D., Mass.), […]

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The Senate voted to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen

on December 13, 2018, 7:35 AM / in National News

The Senate on Wednesday moved toward voting to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen. Senators voted 60-39 to formally begin debate on the resolution, which would require President Trump to withdraw troops in or “affecting” Yemen within 30 days unless they are fighting al Qaeda. If senators approve the resolution it would mark a significant rebuke of […]

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INTERIOR BRINGS IN $1.5M FROM ALASKA OIL AND GAS LEASE SALE

INTERIOR BRINGS IN $1.5M FROM ALASKA OIL AND GAS LEASE SALE

on December 13, 2018, 7:29 AM / in National News

A highly criticized oil and gas lease sale in Alaska netted just over $1.5 million in revenue as of Wednesday. The lease of 174,000 acres of federal land generated through a total of 16 bids generated over a million dollars more this year than last year’s offering in the National Petroleum Reserve Alaska. Fossil fuel giants ConocoPhillips Emerald House and […]

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Ohio Christians protest city’s removal of nativity scene from courthouse

Ohio Christians protest city’s removal of nativity scene from courthouse

on December 13, 2018, 7:26 AM / in State News

RAVENNA, Ohio,  (LifeSiteNews) – Dozens of area Christians gathered over the weekend outside the local courthouse in the Ohio town of Ravenna to protest local politicians’ surrender to activists who demanded a nativity scene be taken down. Last year the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF), a group that agitates against benign religious displays on public property, sent Ravenna’s mayor Frank Seman […]

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Are We Headed For a Shutdown!

on December 13, 2018, 7:22 AM / in National News, Opinion

Washington faces a partial government shutdown in eight days and lawmakers don’t appear any closer to resolving the spending fight over how much money to give President Trump for a border wall. The pressure is very much on Republican leaders to solve this puzzle, after Trump declared in an Oval Office meeting with top Democrats that he’d be happy to […]

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Clinton’s ‘Resistance’ Nonprofit Raised Only $3M in Donations During First Year

Clinton’s ‘Resistance’ Nonprofit Raised Only $3M in Donations During First Year

on December 13, 2018, 7:20 AM / in National News

By Joe Schoffstall  |   Washington Free Beacon $800K was transferred from Clinton’s presidential campaign committee The nonprofit launched by Hillary Clinton to allow her to be a “part of the resistance” following her defeat raised just $3 million during its inaugural year and disbursed $1.1 million to left-wing organizations, filings show. Onward Together, Clinton’s 501(c)4 that is dedicated to “advancing […]

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Kobes confirmed to serve on Eighth Circuit after historic vice presidential tie-breaking vote

on December 13, 2018, 7:17 AM / in National News

Ballotpedia has reported that the U.S. Senate confirmed the nomination of Jonathan Kobes to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit Tuesday. Vice President Mike Pence (R) cast the tie-breaking vote after senators tied 50-50 on the nomination. It was the first time a vice president has needed to break a tie for a judicial confirmation in […]

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Marine Corps Identifies Five Remaining Marines Killed By Midair Collision

on December 13, 2018, 7:13 AM / in National News

By Julio Rosas  |   TownHall The Marine Corps has officially identified the five Marines that went missing off the coast of Japan after an midair collision and have been declared deceased. Search and rescue efforts from both the United States and Japan were unable to locate them and were discontinuedon Tuesday. The Marines were assigned to Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152 […]

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Tennessee governor considering clemency for sex trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown

Tennessee governor considering clemency for sex trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown

on December 13, 2018, 6:30 AM / in State News

BY ARIS FOLLEY  |   THE HILL Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam (R) said that he is considering the clemency request for Cyntoia Brown, a sex trafficking victim who was sentenced to life in prison for killing a 43-year-old man who solicited her for sex when she was 16 years old. Brown said she shot and killed her victim, Johnny Mitchell Allan, after […]

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Christmas Quote December 13th

Christmas Quote December 13th

on December 13, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

“In the old days, it was not called the Holiday Season; the Christians called it ‘Christmas’ and went to church; the Jews called it ‘Hanukkah’ and went to synagogue; the atheists went to parties and drank.  People passing each other on the street would say ‘Merry Christmas!’ or ‘Happy Hanukkah!’  or (to the atheists) ‘Look out for the wall!”   Dave […]

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Texas Bill Would Prevent Prohibition of Ten Commandments Displays in Classrooms

Texas Bill Would Prevent Prohibition of Ten Commandments Displays in Classrooms

on December 13, 2018, 6:00 AM / in State News

Written by  Warren Mass Texas State Representative Dan Flynn of Van has filed a bill in the state legislature (HB 307) stating: “The board of trustees of an independent school district may not prohibit the posting of a copy of the Ten Commandments in a prominent location in a district classroom.” If passed by the legislature and signed by the governor, […]

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