God and Caesar In America
Gary Hart printable version print page     Bookmark and Share
Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 01:35:26 PM EST
The revelation that a senior White House official "cleared" the since-failed nomination of Harriet Meyers to the Supreme Court with Focus on the Family founder James Dobson reminded me of the huge controversy caused by John Kennedy's campaign for president in 1960.  Then it was the religious conservatives who were up in arms about the separation of church and state and about preventing "the Pope from taking over the White House."
Can you imagine their reaction if, in 1961 when President Kennedy nominated Byron White to the Supreme Court, Ted Sorenson had placed a call to the Pope to seek his approval of the White nomination?
Reflections such as this in the context of today's political rhetoric of "faith" and "values", and the high-jacking of the Republican party by the religious right, together with my own evangelical background and divinity school studies of theology, caused me to write God and Caesar in America: And Essay on Religion and Politics.
[The following is an excerpt from God and Caesar in America: An Essay on Religion and Politics, published by Fulcrum Publishing, available November 1, 2005, in your local bookstore or at www.fulcrumbooks.com.]

The full agenda of religious right "values"--laissez-faire economics, antigovernment biases, neo-conservative foreign policies, and rightist orthodoxy--requires a judiciary compliant with it. It does no good to convert a Jeffersonian public school system into private parochial schools, to make churches the instruments of the state by transferring public funds from social programs to them, to pass laws restricting reproductive rights, to expand law enforcement's intrusive reach in the name of security, or to torture or indefinitely detain terror suspects if a judge or court from the pre-revivalist past overturns those actions on constitutional grounds. The full religious revolution cannot be realized without a federal judiciary, up to and including at least five members of the Supreme Court, that shares those ideals and goals.
    The New American Theocracy requires judges who will go along and who will continue going along for the remainder of their lives. The ultimate goal is a Supreme Court philosophically attuned to the principles and purposes of those seeking a state that incorporates and promotes their religious beliefs. Only then will the presidential decrees and compliant congressional actions sought by the right be safe from assault by a judiciary dedicated to the proposition that the law is established within the framework of the United States Constitution, not the Bible.
    The new theocrats do not know and do not seem to want to know that judges take an oath of office requiring them to uphold the Constitution. The fact that they may (or may not) place their hand upon a Bible and swear, "so help me, God" in taking that oath does not in any way mean that they are to place their, or anyone else's, theological doctrines above those principles spelled out in the Constitution and laws of the United States.
    But does not democracy require that the majority prevail, that the will of the majority is to determine the direction of the nation? And did not the majority of Americans elect a president and a Congress committed to the agenda of those dedicated to a theocratic democracy? It is too much to assume that a majority of those who voted for George W. Bush for president or for any individual senator or house member were of the same mind on the very wide variety of religious and social issues promoted by the religious right.
It is clear that the religious right has established a dominant position within one political party, a position that permits it to impose its veto on candidates for office, proposed legislation, and judicial appointments. But this position does not make it a majority even in one political party, let alone in the nation. A somewhat similar position was occupied by the organized labor movement in the Democratic Party up until recently. But that did not mean that a majority of Democrats were members of that movement or even that they agreed with the labor movement on all issues.
    It is one thing to be one member of a coalition that makes up one political party and it is quite another to assume a minority position in one party that requires that party, all institutions of government, and the nation at large to accept the religious doctrines of that minority. The religious right in America, empowered by compliant elected officials, some of whom are intimidated by that element, is seeking a dictatorship of the minority. There are more than a few authoritarian and totalitarian examples in the world where this has taken place, but not in a constitutional democracy such as the United States.
    One can only wonder at the response of a Jefferson or a Madison to such an effort.

                                        Gary Hart
                                        November 29, 2005




Display:
This isn't something that can be, I suspect, legislated against. The problem is that elaborate workarounds can always be contrived such that the quiet or secret clearing, by a theocratic elite, of potential judicial nominations and also political candidates can never be stopped.

The law is a cumbersome beast - necessary but crude and slow to respond as compared to the rate at which human tactical approaches can be adapted and modified.

The ultimate safeguard, one in danger of crumbling now, is this : a widespread cultural belief that the separation principle is a valid one.

On those grounds - and on others too -  the theocratic movement is winning, and it is winning by virtue of brute force advertising and grassroots organizing tactics, by ceaseless repetition, by hollow and obtuse intellectual sophistry....

Once majority perceptions have been shifted sufficiently, to the belief that the government of the United States was founded as a Christian rather than a secular entity, the game is lost.

But that grim end is not yet here - and though I'm tempted to flourish - in grand rhetorical style - about the need for magical solutions, great imagined battles to stem this tide - Gettysburgs, Stalingrads, or a Thermoplaes..... but, no :

Turn to Face The Feared, the Strange :

At the cultural level this struggle can be reduced, at least in part, to efforts that are mundane, practical, even tasteless  - to cheap "evolution comics" to counter Jack Chick tracts, to media saturation techniques - in television, radio, and advertising - to potboiler novels that sell on a level to rival the Lahaye franchise......the Christian right has flooded mass culture with product bearing theocratic overtones, undertones, memes, shadings.....  and, where is the left's response - not academic responses but ones with maximum lowbrow appeal ?

And - yes - the struggle is for a re-engagement of the religious traditions of the left. Did the religious right enter the fray ? Of course. Was that fair ? Well yes and no depending on the specific methods in question. But the religious left certainly also, to considerable degree, ceded the territory. Where is its nobler animating ideals to impart purpose and conviction, spirited evangelical zeal for the promotion of global human rights, of human liberties celebrated and yet tempered by communal repsonsibility ? Or the acceptance of non Christian and even - dare I say it - ostentatiously atheistic or simply agnostic beliefs ?

Well, those ideals are around and - even - vibrant among parts of  the religious left, but we need more of that, and quick.  

I think, for my part, I'll sense the game is truly afoot when a certain little Unitarian Church I know, in sleepy New England, awakes to realize it is beset, under atttack from many quarters, holds off its weakness for bemoaning and then simply forgetting the latest scary thing or presidential outrage, and rolls up its sleeves to hold bake sales, raffles, and dances - dances, yes, because theocracy in its purest forms tends to loath dance.

The game will truly be afoot when the churches, schools, teachers associations, dwindling unions, the environmentalists and Greens, the members of AARP, the trial lawyers and librarians, the MD's and medical profession, the scientific community....

When all of these interest groups, institutions, factions - all such groupings which have shared social, political, or financial cohesion begin to notice the theocratic movement, then turn about to look long and hard, to assess and not to turn away in despair or retire to television and the many distractions of life......

When these atomized forces stare this thing they've long dreaded in the eye to suss it up as a worthy opponent, in study of its nature, its musculature, it tactics and strategies and - finding that alone, as a solitary combatant, sufficient strength is acking, look to others engaged in that very same strategic and tactical appraisal...

When those forces turn towards each other - to find common ground, build allegiance, craft strategies.......

Then, the game will be afoot.  I believe I'll see the day - and I believe in the power of that belief : faith, if you will.

by Bruce Wilson on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 05:47:43 PM EST

the Jack Chick parody archives!

by moses freeman on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 06:55:02 PM EST
Parent
Nice post! This is a very nice blog that I will definitively come back to more times this year! Thanks for informative post.
CPR Classes Albuquerque


by shaka22 on Sat Dec 22, 2018 at 01:39:42 PM EST
Parent
I really loved reading your blog. It was very well authored and easy to undertand. Unlike additional blogs I have read which are really not tht good. I also found your posts very interesting. In fact after reading, I had to go show it to my friend and he ejoyed it as well!
childrens placemats


by shaka22 on Tue Jan 08, 2019 at 04:17:12 PM EST
Parent
I really loved reading your blog. It was very well authored and easy to undertand. Unlike additional blogs I have read which are really not tht good. I also found your posts very interesting. In fact after reading, I had to go show it to my friend and he ejoyed it as well!
Great Solutions


by shaka22 on Sun Jan 13, 2019 at 03:47:15 PM EST
Parent
Thanks for taking the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love learning more on this topic.
visitor lanyards


by shaka22 on Wed Feb 27, 2019 at 05:12:22 PM EST
Parent
Best work you have done, this online website is really cool with great facts. https://www.limobook.ca

by johncity on Sat Mar 16, 2019 at 03:54:20 AM EST
Parent
Thank you for taking the time to publish this information very useful! The Tribune World

by johncity on Sun Mar 17, 2019 at 05:11:39 AM EST
Parent
Great post, and great website. Thanks for the information! Tree Service Hendersonville

by johncity on Mon Mar 18, 2019 at 07:37:36 AM EST
Parent
Your blog provided us with valuable information to work with. Each & every tips of your post are awesome. Thanks a lot for sharing. Keep blogging, MS Glow

by johncity on Tue Mar 19, 2019 at 04:14:43 AM EST
Parent
Thanks for sharing this useful info.. auto ceramic coating

by johncity on Sat Mar 23, 2019 at 03:29:17 AM EST
Parent
That is really nice to hear. thank you for the update and good luck. Tree Service Hendersonville

by johncity on Tue Mar 26, 2019 at 02:13:09 AM EST
Parent
Thank you very much for this useful article. I like it. ecommercemagento Wordpress

by johncity on Wed Mar 27, 2019 at 03:19:49 AM EST
Parent
This is a great inspiring article.I am pretty much pleased with your good work.You put really very helpful information... micro tasks for bitcoin cash

by johncity on Mon Apr 08, 2019 at 03:13:02 AM EST
Parent
All the contents you mentioned in post is too good and can be very useful. I will keep it in mind, thanks for sharing the information keep updating, looking forward for more posts.Thanks top news

by johncity on Wed Apr 10, 2019 at 03:26:28 AM EST
Parent
useful information on topics that plenty are interested on for this wonderful post.Admiring the time and effort you put into your b!..
sandiegoinjurylawyerblog.com


by shaka22 on Mon Jun 10, 2019 at 07:57:50 AM EST
Parent
This is highly information, crisp and clear. I think that everything has been described in systematic manner so that reader could get maximum information and learn many things.
haulage


by shaka22 on Mon Jun 24, 2019 at 05:21:12 AM EST
Parent
All the contents you mentioned in post is too good and can be very useful. I will keep it in mind, thanks for sharing the information keep updating, looking forward for more posts.Thanks
event sound rental in miami


by shaka22 on Wed Jul 03, 2019 at 05:12:38 AM EST
Parent
Thanks for taking the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love learning more on this topic. If possible, as you gain expertise, would you mind updating your blog with more information? It is extremely helpful for me.
Camping para niños


by shaka22 on Sat Jul 06, 2019 at 08:13:08 AM EST
Parent
Excellent .. Amazing .. I'll bookmark your blog and take the feeds also...I'm happy to find so many useful info here in the post, we need work out more techniques in this regard, thanks for sharing.
taroko park


by shaka22 on Sun Jul 07, 2019 at 01:52:52 AM EST
Parent

I high appreciate this post. It's hard to find the good from the bad sometimes, but I think you've nailed it! would you mind updating your blog with more information?
Melissa Bradshaw


by shaka22 on Sun Jul 07, 2019 at 02:13:24 AM EST
Parent
I just found this blog and have high hopes for it to continue. Keep up the great work, its hard to find good ones. I have added to my favorites. Thank You.
Gothic Jewelry


by shaka22 on Wed Jul 17, 2019 at 12:05:38 PM EST
Parent
Great knowledge, do anyone mind merely reference back to it $6.5 cheap glasses

by johncity on Wed Jan 15, 2020 at 03:40:28 AM EST
Parent



I am no expert, but I believe you just made an excellent point. You certainly fully understand what you are speaking about, and I can truly get behind that.
groove life review


by shaka22 on Mon Jul 08, 2019 at 05:33:24 AM EST
Parent

Great article with excellent idea!Thank you for such a valuable article. I really appreciate for this great information..
delhi satta


by shaka22 on Thu Oct 10, 2019 at 07:02:46 AM EST
Parent

Wow, cool post. I'd like to write like this too - taking time and real hard work to make a great article... but I put things off too much and never seem to get started. Thanks though.
Du Học Hàn Quốc


by shaka22 on Tue Dec 03, 2019 at 05:41:25 AM EST
Parent

It was a very good post indeed. I thoroughly enjoyed reading it in my lunch time. Will surely come and visit this blog more often. Thanks for sharing.
voyant par telephone


by shaka22 on Sat Dec 14, 2019 at 07:44:07 AM EST
Parent
I gotta favorite this website it seems very helpful . https://www.instafollow.co.il/

by johncity on Sun Dec 29, 2019 at 05:12:20 AM EST
Parent



Thank you again for all the knowledge you distribute,Good post. I was very interested in the article, it's quite inspiring I should admit. I like visiting you site since I always come across interesting articles like this one.Great Job, I greatly appreciate that.Do Keep sharing! Regards,
food near me


by shaka22 on Sat Jul 13, 2019 at 11:24:46 AM EST
Parent
Thanks for sharing the post.. parents are worlds best person in each lives of individual..they need or must succeed to sustain needs of the family. taroko national park tour

by johncity on Sat Sep 28, 2019 at 12:53:55 AM EST
Parent
This is a great inspiring article.I am pretty much pleased with your good work.You put really very helpful information... Master kurs

by johncity on Sat Dec 28, 2019 at 08:13:15 AM EST
Parent
I have read your article, it is very informative and helpful for me.I admire the valuable information you offer in your articles. Thanks for posting it.. 다음드

by johncity on Wed Jan 01, 2020 at 02:37:29 AM EST
Parent





Positive site, where did u come up with the information on this posting? I'm pleased I discovered it though, ill be checking back soon to find out what additional posts you include.
PopularLocalz.com


by shaka22 on Tue Jul 09, 2019 at 09:09:30 AM EST
Parent


I am no expert, but I believe you just made an excellent point. You certainly fully understand what you are speaking about, and I can truly get behind that.
youtube downloader app


by shaka22 on Wed Jan 01, 2020 at 08:30:54 AM EST
Parent


Thank you so much for the post you do. I like your post and all you share with us is up to date and quite informative, i would like to bookmark the page so i can come here again to read you, as you have done a wonderful job.
Ilovela Fibre-Toursagglo


by shaka22 on Mon Nov 18, 2019 at 05:11:32 AM EST
Parent
I high appreciate this post. It's hard to find the good from the bad sometimes, but I think you've nailed it! would you mind updating your blog with more information?
Europa-Road


by shaka22 on Mon Dec 23, 2019 at 07:10:20 AM EST
Parent
I have read your blog it is very helpful for me. I want to say thanks to you. I have bookmark your site for future updates. nemzetközi szállítmányozás nemzetközi szállítmányozás kitartó munkájával

by shaka22 on Mon Dec 23, 2019 at 07:13:42 AM EST
Parent
Wonderful article, thanks for putting this together! This is obviously one great post. Thanks for the valuable information and insights you have so provided here. https://tinbong247.com/

by johncity on Thu Jan 02, 2020 at 03:37:05 AM EST
Parent





thanks for this usefull article, waiting for this article like this again. Coleman Law Firm

by johncity on Sun Apr 14, 2019 at 01:56:30 AM EST
Parent
Great info! I recently came across your blog and have been reading along. I thought I would leave my first comment. I don't know what to say except that I have.
wordpress seo


by shaka22 on Sun Apr 28, 2019 at 03:52:45 AM EST
Parent
I am happy to find your distinguished way of writing the post. Now you make it easy for me to understand and implement the concept. Thank you for the post.
fire retardant spray


by shaka22 on Mon May 06, 2019 at 07:27:20 AM EST
Parent
I can see that you are an expert at your field! I am launching a website soon, and your information will be very useful for me.. Thanks for all your help and wishing you all the success in your business.
https:/activate.press/arts


by shaka22 on Fri May 10, 2019 at 01:07:25 AM EST
Parent
i read a lot of stuff and i found that the way of writing to clearifing that exactly want to say was very good so i am impressed and ilike to come again in future.. international road transportation

by shaka22 on Thu Jun 13, 2019 at 08:00:51 AM EST
Parent
You make so many great points here that I read your article a couple of times.  Your views are in accordance with my own for the most part.  This is great content for your readers.
Hyper Sonic


by shaka22 on Sat Jun 15, 2019 at 04:30:06 PM EST
Parent
I'm glad I found this web site, I couldn't find any knowledge on this matter prior to.Also operate a site and if you are ever interested in doing some visitor writing for me if possible feel free to let me know, i am always look for people to check out my web site.
day tour halong


by shaka22 on Sat Jan 18, 2020 at 08:24:30 AM EST
Parent




Really thanks for speak about Midwood. this Hyll On Holland site are some things that is required over the internet, an individual after a little originality.

by zamoht on Mon Dec 16, 2019 at 08:48:35 PM EST
Parent



Thanks for sharing this information. I really like your blog post very much. You have really shared a informative and interesting blog post with people..
anime store


by shaka22 on Sat May 18, 2019 at 11:35:16 AM EST
Parent


Most of the time I don't make comments on websites, but I'd like to say that this article really forced me to do so. Really nice post!
Private Investigator Nashville


by shaka22 on Tue Aug 27, 2019 at 07:54:20 AM EST
Parent
I wanted to thank you for this excellent read!! I definitely loved every little bit of it. I have you bookmarked your site to check out the new stuff you post.
3 5 tonnás teherautó fuvarozás külföldre


by shaka22 on Wed Dec 11, 2019 at 01:17:43 PM EST
Parent
This is really a nice and informative, containing all information and also has a great impact on the new technology. Thanks for sharing it, nemzetközi fuvarozás
nemzetközi szállítmányozás közúton

by shaka22 on Sat Dec 21, 2019 at 07:22:49 AM EST
Parent
Great Article it its really informative and innovative keep us posted with new updates. its was really valuable. thanks a lot. nemzetközi fuvarozás
kiemelkedő nemzetközi fuvarozás

by shaka22 on Sat Dec 21, 2019 at 07:51:46 AM EST
Parent





This blog is so nice to me. I will keep on coming here again and again. Visit my link as well.. 2019 Mercedes Benz C300 Facelift Armytrix Exhaust

by johncity on Tue Apr 23, 2019 at 02:16:20 AM EST
Parent

Positive site, where did u come up with the information on this posting?I have read a few of the articles on your website now, and I really like your style. Thanks a million and please keep up the effective work.
restaurantes em brasília


by shaka22 on Sun Jun 30, 2019 at 12:58:48 PM EST
Parent

Wonderful article, thanks for putting this together! This is obviously one great post. Thanks for the valuable information and insights you have so provided here.
bathroom remodel boca raton


by shaka22 on Thu Aug 22, 2019 at 06:03:19 AM EST
Parent

Thank you for helping people get the information they need. Great stuff as usual. Keep up the great work!!!
California Real Estate


by shaka22 on Wed Nov 20, 2019 at 09:48:31 AM EST
Parent

Excellent .. Amazing .. I'll bookmark your blog and take the feeds also...I'm happy to find so many useful info here in the post, we need work out more techniques in this regard, thanks for sharing.
Welsh Holiday Cottages


by shaka22 on Fri Nov 22, 2019 at 02:47:01 PM EST
Parent
It proved to be Very helpful to me and I am sure to all the commentators here!  nemzetközi fuvarozás túlméretes szállítás

by shaka22 on Mon Dec 23, 2019 at 07:20:14 AM EST
Parent
This is such a great resource that you are providing and you give it away for free. I love seeing blog that understand the value of providing a quality resource for free.
speciális gépszállítás szaktudás


by shaka22 on Mon Dec 23, 2019 at 07:45:38 AM EST
Parent
Great write-up, I am a big believer in commenting on blogs to inform the blog writers know that they've added something worthwhile to the world wide web!.. nemzetközi fuvarozás túlméretes nemzetközi fuvarozás árak

 

by shaka22 on Mon Dec 23, 2019 at 07:47:53 AM EST
Parent






I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article. I am hoping the same best work from you in the future as well. Thanks...
my conveyancing specialist


by shaka22 on Sat May 04, 2019 at 07:29:09 AM EST
Parent

Thanks for taking the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love learning more on this topic. If possible, as you gain expertise, would you mind updating your blog with more information? It is extremely helpful for me.
Wedding photographers in Dorset


by shaka22 on Wed Jul 17, 2019 at 07:37:28 AM EST
Parent

hi was just seeing if you minded a comment. i like your website and the them you picked is super. I will be back.
bestfive.com.au


by shaka22 on Mon Sep 30, 2019 at 09:25:28 AM EST
Parent

This is a great inspiring article.I am pretty much pleased with your good work.You put really very helpful information...
Business Magazine


by shaka22 on Sat Oct 19, 2019 at 05:53:49 AM EST
Parent
This is highly information, crisp and clear. I think that everything has been described in systematic manner so that reader could get maximum information and learn many things. nemzetközi szállítmányozás nemzetközi szállítmányozás

by shaka22 on Mon Dec 23, 2019 at 07:16:11 AM EST
Parent
I really enjoyed reading this post, big fan. Keep up the good work and please tell me when can you publish more articles or where can I read more on the subject?
nemzetközi szállítmányozás  nemzetközi szállítmányozás Nyíregyháza


by shaka22 on Mon Dec 23, 2019 at 07:50:12 AM EST
Parent




Excellent and very exciting site. Love to watch. Keep Rocking. Carpenters on the Go

by johncity on Mon Apr 22, 2019 at 08:40:17 AM EST
Parent
Is it okay to post part of this on my website basically post a hyperlink to this webpage? mlb live streaming

by johncity on Tue Apr 23, 2019 at 04:38:44 AM EST
Parent
Nice post mate, keep up the great work, just shared this with my friendz Official Pro Locksmiths in Toronto

by johncity on Sat Apr 27, 2019 at 07:48:14 AM EST
Parent



I have read your blog it is very helpful for me. I want to say thanks to you. I have bookmark your site for future updates.
zhuilu old trail


by shaka22 on Sat Jun 08, 2019 at 01:55:52 PM EST
Parent

I've been searching for some decent stuff on the subject and haven't had any luck up until this point, You just got a new biggest fan!..
Veranstaltung


by shaka22 on Sat Jun 29, 2019 at 07:31:00 AM EST
Parent

This type of message always inspiring and I prefer to read quality content, so happy to find good place to many here in the post, the writing is just great, thanks for the post.
international haulage


by shaka22 on Sat Jun 29, 2019 at 11:51:07 AM EST
Parent

Fantastic blog! Do you have any tips and hints for aspiring writers? I'm planning to start my own website soon but I'm a little lost on everything. Would you propose starting with a free platform like WordPress or go for a paid option? There are so many options out there that I'm completely overwhelmed .. Any suggestions? Many thanks!
us postal change of address


by shaka22 on Mon Oct 21, 2019 at 09:24:49 AM EST
Parent

Positive site, where did u come up with the information on this posting?I have read a few of the articles on your website now, and I really like your style. Thanks a million and please keep up the effective work.
permanent cosmetics Boise


by shaka22 on Thu Nov 21, 2019 at 10:00:45 AM EST
Parent
Great article with excellent idea!Thank you for such a valuable article. I really appreciate for this great information..
nemzetközi gyűjtőszállítmányozás


by shaka22 on Mon Dec 09, 2019 at 10:10:07 AM EST
Parent


Thanks a lot for sharing us about this update. Hope you will not get tired on making posts as informative as this.
Fotógrafos Alicante


by shaka22 on Fri Dec 20, 2019 at 02:10:38 PM EST
Parent


Awesome blog. I enjoyed reading your articles. This is truly a great read for me. I have bookmarked it and I am looking forward to reading new articles. Keep up the good work!
Tim D. Hodges Digital Marketing Consulting


by shaka22 on Sun May 19, 2019 at 09:36:44 AM EST
Parent

I am very enjoyed for this blog. Its an informative topic. It help me very much to solve some problems. Its opportunity are so fantastic and working style so speedy.
beard trim Salt Lake City


by shaka22 on Tue Jun 04, 2019 at 09:08:28 AM EST
Parent

I really appreciate the kind of topics you post here. Thanks for sharing us a great information that is actually helpful. Good day!
mobile klimaanlage


by shaka22 on Thu Sep 26, 2019 at 09:27:15 AM EST
Parent

Hello, I have browsed most of your posts. This post is probably where I got the most useful information for my research. Thanks for posting, maybe we can see more on this. Are you aware of any other websites on this subject.
Free Arcade Games


by shaka22 on Mon Oct 21, 2019 at 05:43:54 AM EST
Parent

I'm glad I found this web site, I couldn't find any knowledge on this matter prior to.Also operate a site and if you are ever interested in doing some visitor writing for me if possible feel free to let me know, i am always look for people to check out my web site.
vé máy bay khứ hồi từ tphcm đi hải phòng


by shaka22 on Tue Jan 07, 2020 at 02:27:38 PM EST
Parent

Great Information sharing .. I am very happy to read this article .. thanks for giving us go through info.Fantastic nice. I appreciate this post.
giá vé máy bay đi phú quốc khứ hồi


by shaka22 on Fri Jan 10, 2020 at 09:05:45 AM EST
Parent


This is a brilliant blog! I'm very happy with the comments!.. Stellar mactan

by johncity on Mon Apr 22, 2019 at 05:27:46 AM EST
Parent

You've got some interesting points in this article. I would have never considered any of these if I didn't come across this. Thanks!.
haulage


by shaka22 on Sat Jun 15, 2019 at 08:08:11 AM EST
Parent

This is a great inspiring article.I am pretty much pleased with your good work.You put really very helpful information. Keep it up. Keep blogging. Looking to reading your next post.
Twain Harte Hotels


by shaka22 on Sun Nov 17, 2019 at 05:39:30 AM EST
Parent

This is such a great resource that you are providing and you give it away for free. I love seeing websites that understand the value of providing a quality resource for free. It is the old what goes around comes around routine.
giá vé máy bay từ tphcm đi hà nội


by shaka22 on Wed Jan 08, 2020 at 11:19:34 AM EST
Parent


Great Article it its really informative and innovative keep us posted with new updates. its was really valuable. thanks a lot. Indianapolis roofing

by johncity on Thu Apr 11, 2019 at 04:08:56 AM EST
Parent

This is really a nice and informative, containing all information and also has a great impact on the new technology. Thanks for sharing it, digital agency marketing

by johncity on Mon Apr 22, 2019 at 03:05:53 AM EST
Parent

Hello There. I found your blog using msn. This is an extremely well written article. I will be sure to bookmark it and return to read more of your useful information. Thanks for the post. I'll certainly comeback.
business tips


by shaka22 on Thu Oct 03, 2019 at 04:56:22 AM EST
Parent


This is such a great resource that you are providing and you give it away for free. I love seeing blog that understand the value of providing a quality resource for free.
MLM


by shaka22 on Tue Apr 30, 2019 at 11:52:49 AM EST
Parent

I am very happy to discover your post as it will become on top in my collection of favorite blogs to visit.
storm damage on my roof


by shaka22 on Wed May 22, 2019 at 03:52:02 PM EST
Parent

Excellent .. Amazing .. I'll bookmark your blog and take the feeds also...I'm happy to find so many useful info here in the post, we need work out more techniques in this regard, thanks for sharing.
Times connection


by shaka22 on Sun May 26, 2019 at 04:34:05 PM EST
Parent

I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article. I am hoping the same best work from you in the future as well..
Real Estate Marketing


by shaka22 on Sat Jul 27, 2019 at 01:06:54 PM EST
Parent

I really enjoyed reading this post, big fan. Keep up the good work and please tell me when can you publish more articles or where can I read more on the subject?
taroko gorge tour


by shaka22 on Sat Aug 10, 2019 at 06:55:41 AM EST
Parent

I am happy to find this post Very useful for me, as it contains lot of information. I Always prefer to read The Quality and glad I found this thing in you post. Thanks
jewel gems


by shaka22 on Thu Sep 05, 2019 at 09:03:42 AM EST
Parent

No doubt this is an excellent post I got a lot of knowledge after reading good luck. Theme of blog is excellent there is almost everything to read, Brilliant post.
Kunstblumen


by shaka22 on Thu Sep 19, 2019 at 04:07:55 AM EST
Parent

No doubt this is an excellent post I got a lot of knowledge after reading good luck. Theme of blog is excellent there is almost everything to read, Brilliant post.
Armor Services Roofing Cincinnati OH


by shaka22 on Sun Oct 27, 2019 at 08:45:11 AM EST
Parent

Thanks for taking the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love learning more on this topic.
instagram video downloader


by shaka22 on Sun Dec 22, 2019 at 10:09:18 AM EST
Parent


thanks for this usefull article, waiting for this article like this again. latest technology

by johncity on Sun Apr 14, 2019 at 05:20:31 AM EST
Parent

Very interesting blog. Alot of blogs I see these days don't really provide anything that I'm interested in, but I'm most definately interested in this one. Just thought that I would post and let you know.
jacksonville water damage


by shaka22 on Fri Jun 21, 2019 at 02:47:25 AM EST
Parent

Admiring the time and effort you put into your blog and detailed information you offer!..
sewage pumps


by shaka22 on Tue Jun 25, 2019 at 12:08:58 PM EST
Parent

Nice blog and absolutely outstanding. You can do something much better but i still say this perfect.Keep trying for the best.
Wholesale


by shaka22 on Mon Aug 19, 2019 at 12:26:37 PM EST
Parent

The information you have posted is very useful. The sites you have referred was good. Thanks for sharing...
Submit Articles


by shaka22 on Thu Oct 17, 2019 at 07:28:04 AM EST
Parent

I have read your article, it is very informative and helpful for me.I admire the valuable information you offer in your articles. Thanks for posting it..
tampa fl pool enclosure repair


by shaka22 on Mon Nov 11, 2019 at 12:07:40 PM EST
Parent

treasure at tampines is many inspirational stuff. Never knew that The Hyde could be this varied. Thanks for all of the enthusiasm to offer View At Kismis information here.

by zamoht on Mon Dec 16, 2019 at 08:46:18 PM EST
Parent


This is just the information I am finding everywhere. Thanks for your blog, I just subscribe your blog. This is a nice blog.. detoksikirashta dieta

by johncity on Mon Apr 08, 2019 at 06:45:41 AM EST
Parent

Friend, this web site might be fabolous, i just like it. top news

by johncity on Wed Apr 10, 2019 at 06:48:08 AM EST
Parent

It proved to be Very helpful to me and I am sure to all the commentators here! ahealthytalk.com

by johncity on Thu Apr 11, 2019 at 08:31:02 AM EST
Parent

I am very happy to discover your post as it will become on top in my collection of favorite blogs to visit.
road freight price


by shaka22 on Sun Jun 02, 2019 at 05:30:25 PM EST
Parent

Thank you for helping people get the information they need. Great stuff as usual. Keep up the great work!!!
pineal gland supplements


by shaka22 on Sun Aug 18, 2019 at 06:07:36 AM EST
Parent

You completed a few fine points there. I did a search on the subject and found nearly all persons will go along with with your blog.
http://www.blue-on.net


by shaka22 on Wed Oct 09, 2019 at 09:58:57 AM EST
Parent


That is really nice to hear. thank you for the update and good luck. party tents

by johncity on Wed Jan 16, 2019 at 02:23:15 AM EST
Parent
Thank you so much for the post you do. I like your post and all you share with us is up to date and quite informative, i would like to bookmark the page so i can come here again to read you, as you have done a wonderful job.
click to read


by shaka22 on Mon Jan 21, 2019 at 02:43:16 PM EST
Parent
I am very enjoyed for this blog. Its an informative topic. It help me very much to solve some problems. Its opportunity are so fantastic and working style so speedy.
Happy Maids


by shaka22 on Tue Jan 22, 2019 at 02:33:29 PM EST
Parent
I am happy to find this post very useful for me, as it contains lot of information. I always prefer to read the quality content and this thing I found in you post. Thanks for sharing.
website security


by shaka22 on Thu Jan 24, 2019 at 04:07:13 PM EST
Parent
I was looking at some of your posts on this website and I conceive this web site is really instructive! Keep putting up..
smartphone-test.fr


by shaka22 on Tue Feb 12, 2019 at 01:27:42 PM EST
Parent
Thanks for the blog loaded with so many information. Stopping by your blog helped me to get what I was looking for.
BTS Poster


by shaka22 on Thu Feb 14, 2019 at 01:22:26 PM EST
Parent
You know your projects stand out of the herd. There is something special about them. It seems to me all of them are really brilliant!
site


by shaka22 on Tue Feb 26, 2019 at 09:19:26 AM EST
Parent

I really appreciate this wonderful post that you have provided for us. I assure this would be beneficial for most of the people.
video production company


by shaka22 on Thu Feb 28, 2019 at 01:51:12 PM EST
Parent
Thank you for taking the time to publish this information very useful! Canadian Grandma Blog

by johncity on Fri Mar 15, 2019 at 02:24:46 AM EST
Parent

Thank you for taking the time to publish this information very useful! Canadian Grandma Blog

by johncity on Fri Mar 15, 2019 at 02:24:50 AM EST
Parent
I am very much pleased with the contents you have mentioned. I wanted to thank you for this great article.
mobile interior car detail aurora CO


by shaka22 on Wed Jun 05, 2019 at 02:45:39 PM EST
Parent




I recently came across your blog and have been reading along. I thought I would leave my first comment. I don't know what to say except that I have enjoyed reading. Nice blog. I will keep visiting this blog very often.
Klicken Sie hier für den vollständigen Artikel


by shaka22 on Sun Mar 03, 2019 at 12:45:33 PM EST
Parent


I just found this blog and have high hopes for it to continue. Keep up the great work, its hard to find good ones. I have added to my favorites. Thank You.
tax return cardiff


by shaka22 on Tue Feb 26, 2019 at 04:06:31 PM EST
Parent

I'm glad I found this web site, I couldn't find any knowledge on this matter prior to.Also operate a site and if you are ever interested in doing some visitor writing for me if possible feel free to let me know, i am always look for people to check out my web site.
Zusätzliche Informationen


by shaka22 on Mon Mar 04, 2019 at 03:22:36 PM EST
Parent



This is such a great resource that you are providing and you give it away for free. cong bong bong su kien

by johncity on Thu Jan 24, 2019 at 01:39:05 AM EST
Parent

I am very enjoyed for this blog. Its an informative topic. It help me very much to solve some problems. Its opportunity are so fantastic and working style so speedy.
Ecommerce Solution company sydney


by shaka22 on Wed Feb 20, 2019 at 03:15:33 PM EST
Parent

Thanks for posting this info. I just want to let you know that I just check out your site and I find it very interesting and informative. I can't wait to read lots of your posts.
https://butcherblockco.com


by shaka22 on Sat Mar 16, 2019 at 06:37:14 AM EST
Parent


You have done a great job on this article. It's very readable and highly intelligent. You have even managed to make it understandable and easy to read. You have some real writing talent. Thank you. gogoro車身防刮套

by johncity on Mon Feb 04, 2019 at 11:51:09 PM EST
Parent


You completed a few fine points there. I did a search on the subject and found nearly all persons will go along with with your blog. remove popcorn ceiling

by johncity on Sat Jan 26, 2019 at 01:51:04 AM EST
Parent
I recently found many useful information in your website especially this blog page. Among the lots of comments on your articles. Thanks for sharing. Sem Seo

by johncity on Sun Jan 27, 2019 at 01:58:43 AM EST
Parent
Awesome blog. I enjoyed reading your articles. This is truly a great read for me. I have bookmarked it and I am looking forward to reading new articles. Keep up the good work! torrijos abogados

by johncity on Tue Mar 05, 2019 at 02:00:05 AM EST
Parent
This one is good. keep up the good work!.. Amber Park floor plan

by johncity on Mon Mar 11, 2019 at 06:16:11 AM EST
Parent




Good article, but it would be better if in future you can share more about this subject. Keep posting. Omaha SEO

by johncity on Sun Feb 10, 2019 at 01:13:16 AM EST
Parent

Nice to be visiting your blog once more, it has been months for me. Well this article that ive been waited for therefore long. i want this article to finish my assignment within the faculty, and it has same topic together with your article. Thanks, nice share. Derecho bancario y financiero

by johncity on Thu Mar 07, 2019 at 12:55:11 AM EST
Parent
Very useful info. Hope to see more posts soon!. solar batteries

by johncity on Sun Mar 10, 2019 at 05:12:53 AM EST
Parent


Friend, this web site might be fabolous, i just like it. top news

by johncity on Wed Apr 10, 2019 at 06:49:11 AM EST
Parent

Friend, this web site might be fabolous, i just like it. bnb Milano

by johncity on Sun Apr 14, 2019 at 12:11:36 AM EST
Parent

You have a good point here!I totally agree with what you have said!!Thanks for sharing your views...hope more people will read this article!!!
Articole Profit Firme Romania


by shaka22 on Thu Jul 25, 2019 at 10:55:04 AM EST
Parent

I wish more authors of this type of content would take the time you did to research and write so well.  I am very impressed with your vision and insight.
professional cleaners


by shaka22 on Wed Sep 11, 2019 at 07:30:08 AM EST
Parent

I dont expect to read anything like RV Altitude before. So nice to seek out to The Avenir by original applying for grants this subject.

by zamoht on Mon Dec 16, 2019 at 08:47:26 PM EST
Parent


Is it okay to post part of this on my website basically post a hyperlink to this webpage? latest technology

by johncity on Wed Apr 17, 2019 at 02:45:37 AM EST
Parent

This is a good post. This post gives truly quality information. I'm definitely going to look into it. Really very useful tips are provided here. Thank you so much. Keep up the good works. fire retardant spray

by johncity on Wed Apr 24, 2019 at 12:02:07 AM EST
Parent

This is actually the kind of information I have been trying to find. Thank you for writing this information. SEO Magazine

by johncity on Wed Apr 24, 2019 at 01:38:09 AM EST
Parent

I wanted to thank you for this excellent read!! I definitely loved every little bit of it. I have you bookmarked your site to check out the new stuff you post.
digital


by shaka22 on Thu Sep 12, 2019 at 03:49:28 AM EST
Parent

You created some decent points for Parc Clematis. I looked on-line for stirling residences issue and found most individuals may go in conjunction with with parc esta website.

by zamoht on Mon Dec 16, 2019 at 08:44:53 PM EST
Parent


thanks for the tips and information..i really appreciate it.. news

by johncity on Tue Apr 09, 2019 at 02:29:10 AM EST
Parent

Friend, this web site might be fabolous, i just like it. top news

by johncity on Wed Apr 10, 2019 at 06:47:31 AM EST
Parent

howdy, your websites are really good. I appreciate your work. business degrees

by johncity on Mon Apr 15, 2019 at 12:54:48 AM EST
Parent

This is very educational content and written well for a change. It's nice to see that some people still understand how to write a quality post! mlb live streaming

by johncity on Tue Apr 23, 2019 at 05:59:14 AM EST
Parent


This is my first time i visit here. I found so many interesting stuff in your blog especially its discussion. From the tons of comments on your articles, I guess I am not the only one having all the enjoyment here! keep up the good work news

by johncity on Tue Apr 09, 2019 at 07:26:54 AM EST
Parent

Thank you for some other informative website. The place else may just I get that kind of information written in such a perfect method? I have a venture that I am simply now running on, and I've been at the glance out for such info. D365 Business Central Credit Card Processing

by johncity on Tue Apr 28, 2020 at 07:32:05 AM EST
Parent


Senator Hart, you've highlighted the Bush Administration's attempts to curry favor with religious groups, such as James Dobson's Focus on the Family -- and perhaps to go beyond getting their advice to actually seeking to have a potential nominee "cleared" according to some unspecified political or religious agenda to which the public has not been made privy. That does seem like a violation of church and state separation. But you've also stood firmly for the proposition that Christians should be free to participate in public debate. So what in your view should be the proper role of religious folk in weighing in on a judicial nomination, including a Supreme Court nomination?

by jhutson on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 01:52:53 PM EST
Your website is really cool and this is a great inspiring article. Thank you so much.
http://www.betweenthelionsliteracy.org


by vukonew on Wed Feb 19, 2020 at 11:26:09 AM EST
Parent

These are some great tools that i definitely use for SEO work. This is a great list to use in the future..
Gravity Play Events


by vukonew on Thu Feb 20, 2020 at 11:39:10 AM EST
Parent

This article gives the light in which we can observe the reality. This is very nice one and gives indepth information. Thanks for this nice article. Mandurah community museum

by johncity on Sat Mar 14, 2020 at 12:10:32 PM EST
Parent

This is a great inspiring article.I am pretty much pleased with your good work.You put really very helpful information. Keep it up. Keep blogging. Looking to reading your next post. send bulk sms cyprus

by johncity on Tue May 19, 2020 at 02:25:55 PM EST
Parent


It seems to me that the infamous call to Focus on the Family was exactly what the Constitution forbids in Article 6 Section 3: a religious test of a candidate.

Is there any legal standing for bringing suit on such a thing?

-----------------------------
Beware of the everyday brutality of the averted gaze.
by mataliandy on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 02:00:56 PM EST

But I would assume that the prohibition on a religious test would apply only to the confirmation process. A President is free to submit any candidate he wants, and vetting them through the organizations of his supporters is simply a part of his decision making process.

Not that I like it of course, these right-wing judicial candidates may well be the death of the republic.

by moses freeman on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 03:23:36 PM EST
Parent

Thanks for the post and great tips..even I also think that hard work is the most important aspect of getting success..
learn here


by shaka22 on Mon Nov 26, 2018 at 03:33:42 AM EST
Parent
It is imperative that we read blog post very carefully. I am already done it and find that this post is really amazing.
Tucson windows replacement


by shaka22 on Sat Dec 01, 2018 at 08:41:55 AM EST
Parent

It is imperative that we read blog post very carefully. I am already done it and find that this post is really amazing.
Vendome Association


by shaka22 on Sun Dec 09, 2018 at 08:31:18 AM EST
Parent
Great knowledge, do anyone mind merely reference back to it Low volume formulations

by johncity on Sat Dec 22, 2018 at 04:37:32 AM EST
Parent


the efforts you have put in Garden Residences, appreciate it for all the great Florence Residences posts.

by zamoht on Mon Dec 16, 2019 at 08:43:33 PM EST
Parent



Great Information sharing .. I am very happy to read this article .. thanks for giving us go through info.Fantastic nice. I appreciate this post. Buy Psychedelics Online

by johncity on Fri May 01, 2020 at 12:54:54 PM EST
Parent

Thanks for sharing this information. I really like your blog post very much. You have really shared a informative and interesting blog post with people.. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Collections

by johncity on Sun May 03, 2020 at 04:22:51 PM EST
Parent


For participating in the first national e-conference on the religious right, Sen Hart.

It was an important moment, as you observe, when John Kennedy went before a group of protestant ministers to declare that he was a strong supporter of separation of church and state, and that even as a faithful Catholic, he would not, as president, be taking orders from the Vatican.

When we elect people to public office, they certainly bring their faith with them, and no one is asking them not to. But we do ask people to swear an oath to uphold the Constitution.  As Susan Jacoby details in her essay, the only thing in the constitution, prior to the First Amendment, that deals with the question of religion is Article 6 -- which states that there shall be no religious test for public office. This meant, of course, that we were establishing religious equality in the United States. Our religious views, would be irrelevant to our status as citizens, and we would be free to believe as we will without interference from the government, or any religious institution.

Jeffersonson once said, if I recall the quote correctly, regarding churches, that 'we should be as free go go out as we are to go in.'

You are right that it is an afront to our constitution that the president and his advisors are resorting to a religious test for nominees to the Supreme Court, and other offices.

I hope your book will receive a wide readership and help jump-start the kind of broad public discussion we need to have on these important issues.

by Frederick Clarkson on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 02:01:39 PM EST

I read a article under the same title some time ago, but this articles quality is much, much better. How you do this.. gdpr

by johncity on Sat May 16, 2020 at 06:34:05 AM EST
Parent

Thanks for your insight for your fantastic posting. I'm glad I have taken the time to see this. online casino Singapore Malaysia

by johncity on Wed May 27, 2020 at 09:14:08 AM EST
Parent

Thanks for sharing the info. keep up the good work going.... I really enjoyed exploring your site. good resource...
clip in store


by hidok52765 on Wed Jul 22, 2020 at 03:42:33 PM EST
Parent


in the Republican coalition is the issue of morality. As the Republicans begin to drown in scandal and corruption, there is a potential that the rank and file members of the Christian right may eventually grow disaffected with politicians who apparently don't reflect Christian values.

I think it's important to highlight Republican malfeasance and to focus on pieces of anti-Christian legislation that they have passed (ie the bankruptcy bill). Sooner or later I would guess that the fundamentalists would realize that the GOP is just using them.

by moses freeman on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 03:39:19 PM EST

I agree with Moses that, as an organizing tactic, it's a great idea to frame issues in such a way that they recognize and speak to people's values -- not limited to, but including "Christian values." It's time to stop letting the theocrats define what "Christian values" mean. Moses offers a great example: we could choose to define issues like bankruptcy, or prescription drug benefits, or stewardship of natural resources, in terms of Biblical values. That would help rank and file followers of theocrats understand that their leaders haven't cornered the market on talking to voters about values that matter.

by jhutson on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 04:58:44 PM EST
Parent
"Honor your father and your mother."
"You shall not murder."
"You shall not commit adultery."
"You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor."
"You shall not covet."
"When you harvest your land, don't harvest right up to the edges of your field or gather the gleanings from the harvest. Don't strip your vineyard bare or go back and pick up the fallen grapes. Leave them for the poor and the foreigner."
"Don't steal. Don't lie. Don't deceive anyone."
"Don't swear falsely"
"Don't exploit your friend or rob him. Don't hold back the wages of a hired hand."
"Don't curse the deaf; don't put a stumbling block in front of the blind."
"Don't pervert justice. Don't show favoritism to either the poor or the great. Judge on the basis of what is right.
"Don't spread gossip and rumors. Don't just stand by when your neighbor's life is in danger."
"Don't secretly hate your neighbor. If you have something against him, get it out into the open; otherwise you are an accomplice in his guilt."
"Don't seek revenge or carry a grudge against any of your people."
"Show respect to the aged; honor the presence of an elder."
"When a foreigner lives with you in your land, don't take advantage of him. Treat the foreigner the same as a native. Love him like one of your own. Remember that you were once foreigners..."
"Don't cheat when measuring length, weight, or quantity. Use honest scales and weights and measures."

by Vaclav on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 08:26:24 PM EST
Parent
What a fab list.  Probably could add a few more.

Like--
Don't try to rip away the rights of women.
Don't bribe public officials, nor as a public official accept so much as a free golf outing from someone doing business with you.
Don't try to rip away the social security that will protect the aged.
Don't steal money from the next generation with adventurous militarism.
Don't try to rip away civil liberties in the names of people killed by terrorists.
Don't deceive the masses with falsehoods about gay people, abortion, science and health.

Hey this is grand.  Surely others can add!

by cyncooper on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 11:20:33 PM EST
Parent


It appears that the Republican's president has violated at least 16 of the 17. The only one I'm not sure about is the adultery one (and I don't want to know).

by moses freeman on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 11:41:32 PM EST
Parent
I'm not sure what sort of methodology would tease out this sort of quid pro quo, but I sense an implicit trade off when Christian theocratic right voters opt for George W. Bush - do they think Mr. Bush is the most moral of candidates according to their definition of whatever morality might involve ?

Probably not. But, he does bring home the ideological bacon - wrapped, to be sure, in the liberal swaddling of pork fat now surrounding American "conservatism"....

by Bruce Wilson on Wed Nov 30, 2005 at 01:56:22 AM EST
Parent

But from what I've seen in my travels, the religious right has gone from being absolutely enamored with Bush, to acknowledging some of his faults, but more or less still supporting him strongly, for lack of an alternative plan. Many have had their faith in him shaken by his court appointments, his spending, his corruption, etc...  

It's too late to focus on George though. Even if they began to universally revile him tomorrow, it wouldn't matter much. Short of impeachment proceedings, we are stuck with the chimp until 2009.

I've tried to shift my focus onto the Republicans in general. We have to connect this malfeasance in government to the Republican Party as a whole, not just George Bush, because he'll be replaced soon enough.

I try not to mention Bush without using the word "Republican" in the same sentence, and I frequently don't mention him at all anymore (since the election), for example "Republican regime" instead of "Bush regime".

Regarding your mention of trade-offs, I would like to plant in the minds of fundamentalists, the idea that the Republican Party is profoundly amoral, and that their goals are at cross purposes with the goals of Christians. The ways we use language are a part of that strategy.

by moses freeman on Wed Nov 30, 2005 at 02:23:18 AM EST
Parent






But I think the distinction you make between an allegedly mercenary and libertine GOP ( forgive me if I mischaracterize ) and the GOP's religious and theocratic right voting base can be overstated.

First, once in power all politicians tend to fall prey to excess, and although the current crop filling the ranks of the GOP is astonishingly and perhaps historically excessive that does not mean that they came to power bereft of beliefs - and even severe, extreme beliefs. There are normal human demons, or foibles, which the heady fumes wafting off the Potomac and seeping from underneath the doors of sealed rooms of power very often set free. This is a spectacular and yet mundane thing, like the stotting of antelopes or the migration of shuffling penguins, and only a very few are immune unless thoroughly innoculated in advance - and sometimes not even then.

But, is to act in discord with one's stated beliefs to then lack belief ?

That is a question impossible to answer, but I am quite convinced that the many expressions of deep religious belief - and what I might call zealotry - which issue from the mouths of the captains of the GOP are more often than not genuine though perhaps overtated, but exaggeration is a stock tool of politics.

Could the relationship between the GOP leadership and its religious voter base be a bit more complex than the "con man" / "mark" model so often suggested ? I think the "manipulation" model may obscure more than it sheds light on.

by Bruce Wilson on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 06:19:53 PM EST
Parent

But, is to act in discord with one's stated beliefs to then lack belief ?

Jesus would probably say yes, his words to the hypocrites were pretty unambiguous.

I bring attention to this, because while the conman/mark model certainly does have it's limitations, likewise it accurately describes at least some people on the religious right. If we can deflect even single digit percentage of these folks, speaking their own language, we can start to seriously affect certain elections.

Nothing irritates or angers those folks as much as someone else stealing their podium... so let's do it!

by moses freeman on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 06:45:18 PM EST
Parent

To acknowledge that !

I have a bone or two to pick with the "mark" model, but you are absolutely correct, and this brings up the "binary fallacy" :

To see only the "mark model" misses a great deal that's of strategic substance, while to deny the "mark model" altogether surrounders the powerful rhetorical attacks on the sort of spectacular and grotesque hypocrisy we're currently awash in.

So - indeed - point well taken.

by Bruce Wilson on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 07:33:54 PM EST
Parent

I like this post,And I guess that they having fun to read this post,they shall take a good site to make a information,thanks for sharing it to me.
tucson foreclosures


by shaka22 on Sat Dec 01, 2018 at 09:18:11 AM EST
Parent
I wanted to thank you for this great read!! I definitely enjoying every little bit of it I have you bookmarked to check out new stuff you post. bongdaplus

by johncity on Thu Jan 09, 2020 at 05:54:04 AM EST
Parent





I love the way you write and share your niche! Very interesting and different! Keep it coming! Buy weed online

by johncity on Mon May 11, 2020 at 01:14:39 PM EST
Parent

I haven't any word to appreciate this post.....Really i am impressed from this post....the person who create this post it was a great human..thanks for shared this with us.
출장안마


by hidok52765 on Tue Aug 11, 2020 at 07:59:35 AM EST
Parent


Correct me if I'm wrong, Senator, but one of the beautiful things about the Constitution is that it is all about the rights of the minority to be protected from the oppression of the majority.  This seems to be forgotten in our times. This makes it very different from the Ten Commandments, it seems.  The Constitution insists that despite polls, despite majoritarian-elected officials, despite the weight of public outcry, certain principles will stand for one and all, even if the parties in question are part of a despised minority. The Supreme Court is sworn to uphold this concept.  Theocracy is just the opposite, I think -- about imposing the will of the majority on one and all.  Why do you suppose there is so little attention today to this aspect of role of the judiciary?

by cyncooper on Tue Nov 29, 2005 at 05:57:04 PM EST
I wanted to thank you for this great read!! I definitely enjoying every little bit of it I have you bookmarked to check out new stuff you post. ukrayna üniversiteleri

by johncity on Sat Jan 19, 2019 at 01:34:42 AM EST
Parent

This is a brilliant blog! I'm very happy with the comments!.. SEO

by johncity on Wed Jan 23, 2019 at 01:37:28 AM EST
Parent
This is really a nice and informative, containing all information and also has a great impact on the new technology. Thanks for sharing it, youtube promotion

by johncity on Tue Jan 29, 2019 at 02:44:53 AM EST
Parent
I would like to say that this blog really convinced me to do it! Thanks, very good post. game reviews

by johncity on Sat Feb 02, 2019 at 02:02:12 AM EST
Parent
Wonderful article, thanks for putting this together! This is obviously one great post. Thanks for the valuable information and insights you have so provided here. https://www.fcsurplus.ca

by johncity on Mon Feb 04, 2019 at 02:10:29 AM EST
Parent
Great knowledge, do anyone mind merely reference back to it news

by johncity on Tue Apr 09, 2019 at 04:00:33 AM EST
Parent
Hello, I have browsed most of your posts. This post is probably where I got the most useful information for my research. Thanks for posting, maybe we can see more on this. Are you aware of any other websites on this subject.
times connection


by shaka22 on Sun May 05, 2019 at 08:45:13 AM EST
Parent
I can set up my new idea from this post. It gives in depth information. Thanks for this valuable information for all,..
indianapolis gutter repair


by shaka22 on Tue May 21, 2019 at 04:29:58 PM EST
Parent
This type of message always inspiring and I prefer to read quality content, so happy to find good place to many here in the post, the writing is just great, thanks for the post.
seo9.de


by shaka22 on Sun May 26, 2019 at 02:59:02 PM EST
Parent
Really a great addition. I have read this marvelous post. Thanks for sharing information about it. I really like that. Thanks so lot for your convene.
Vegan Restaurant in Pirenópolis


by shaka22 on Sat Jul 13, 2019 at 07:39:21 AM EST
Parent
This is very educational content and written well for a change. It's nice to see that some people still understand how to write a quality post!
Seo for ecommerce


by shaka22 on Sun Aug 11, 2019 at 06:28:14 AM EST
Parent
I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article. I am hoping the same best work from you in the future as well. Thanks...
family counseling san diego


by shaka22 on Thu Aug 22, 2019 at 12:09:06 PM EST
Parent
hello!! Very interesting discussion glad that I came across such informative post. Keep up the good work friend. Glad to be part of your net community.
Alzheimers disease doctor london


by shaka22 on Sat Aug 31, 2019 at 09:23:16 AM EST
Parent
This is a great article thanks for sharing this informative information. I will visit your blog regularly for some latest post.
Movie trailer websites


by shaka22 on Sun Sep 01, 2019 at 10:08:35 AM EST
Parent
Thanks for taking the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love learning more on this topic.
business tips


by shaka22 on Tue Sep 03, 2019 at 09:31:15 AM EST
Parent
I admire what you have done here. I like the part where you say you are doing this to give back but I would assume by all the comments that this is working for you as well.
http://www.sitipsicologia.net


by shaka22 on Mon Oct 07, 2019 at 09:10:57 AM EST
Parent
This is a great inspiring article.I am pretty much pleased with your good work.You put really very helpful information...
Private Investigator Tennessee


by shaka22 on Sat Nov 02, 2019 at 10:27:58 AM EST
Parent
Thank you for some other informative blog. Where else could I get that type of information written in such an ideal means? I have a mission that I'm just now working on, and I have been at the look out for such information. Pháp Luân Đại Pháp

by johncity on Sat Dec 07, 2019 at 01:00:34 AM EST
Parent
thanks for this usefull article, waiting for this article like this agvcain. free youtube downloader online

by johncity on Fri Dec 27, 2019 at 11:50:36 AM EST
Parent
I wanted to thank you for this great read!! I definitely enjoying every little bit of it I have you bookmarked to check out new stuff you post. Iceland Northern lights

by johncity on Sat Dec 28, 2019 at 03:59:37 AM EST
Parent
I like this post,And I guess that they having fun to read this post,they shall take a good site to make a information,thanks for sharing it to me. Digital Marketing

by johncity on Tue Dec 31, 2019 at 02:22:41 AM EST
Parent
Thank you so much for sharing this great blog.Very inspiring and helpful too.Hope you continue to share more of your ideas.I will definitely love to read. crossfit nutrition

by johncity on Tue Dec 31, 2019 at 06:35:29 AM EST
Parent
I admire what you have done here. I like the part where you say you are doing this to give back but I would assume by all the comments that this is working for you as well. allthebestcreditcards

by johncity on Fri Jan 10, 2020 at 02:33:19 AM EST
Parent
Wow, cool post. I'd like to write like this too - taking time and real hard work to make a great article... but I put things off too much and never seem to get started. Thanks though. passports for sale

by johncity on Fri Jan 10, 2020 at 04:57:23 AM EST
Parent
This is a great inspiring article.I am pretty much pleased with your good work.You put really very helpful information... asset protection

by johncity on Mon Jan 13, 2020 at 11:29:58 AM EST
Parent
very interesting post.this is my first time visit here.i found so many interesting stuff in your blog especially its discussion..thanks for the post!

by johncity on Tue Jan 14, 2020 at 10:32:15 AM EST
Parent

very interesting post.this is my first time visit here.i found so many interesting stuff in your blog especially its discussion..thanks for the post! Invite Codes

by johncity on Tue Jan 14, 2020 at 10:32:23 AM EST
Parent
howdy, your websites are really good. I appreciate your work. taroko gorge tour

by johncity on Wed Jan 15, 2020 at 06:52:03 AM EST
Parent


























This is a brilliant blog! I'm very happy with the comments!.. SEO

by johncity on Wed Jan 23, 2019 at 01:48:42 AM EST
Parent


I found that site very usefull and this survey is very cirious, I ' ve never seen a blog that demand a survey for this actions, very curious...
Zscape Games


by shaka22 on Tue Jan 21, 2020 at 11:35:15 AM EST
It is a great website.. The Design looks very good.. Keep working like that!.
Websites For Contractors


by shaka22 on Mon Feb 17, 2020 at 04:58:03 PM EST
Parent

Your website is really cool and this is a great inspiring article. Thank you so much.
http://www.betweenthelionsliteracy.org


by vukonew on Wed Feb 19, 2020 at 11:26:57 AM EST
Parent

Its a great pleasure reading your post.Its full of information I am looking for and I love to post a comment that "The content of your post is awesome" Great work. http://www.ewf2014.org

by johncity on Sun Mar 15, 2020 at 12:38:54 PM EST
Parent


That appears to be excellent however i am still not too sure that I like it. At any rate will look far more into it and decide personally!
https://inlandempirepoolbuilders.com


by shaka22 on Wed Feb 12, 2020 at 11:02:18 AM EST
Great Information sharing .. I am very happy to read this article .. thanks for giving us go through info.Fantastic nice. I appreciate this post. escape room walnut creek

by johncity on Thu Mar 12, 2020 at 04:40:20 AM EST
Parent

You know your projects stand out of the herd. There is something special about them. It seems to me all of them are really brilliant! Mandurah community museum

by johncity on Sat Mar 14, 2020 at 12:01:40 PM EST
Parent

Thank you a bunch for sharing this with all of us you actually realize what you are talking about! Bookmarked. Please also seek advice from my site =). We could have a hyperlink change contract between us! implicitsuccess.com

by johncity on Mon Mar 16, 2020 at 11:11:06 AM EST
Parent


Nice post. I was checking constantly this blog and I'm impressed! Extremely useful info specially the last part   I care for such information a lot. I was seeking this certain info for a long time. Thank you and good luck.
is taiwan safe to go now


by shaka22 on Thu Feb 13, 2020 at 07:58:30 AM EST
Superbly written article, if only all bloggers offered the same content as you, the internet would be a far better place..
http://www.creditcarddebtbankruptcy.com

by shaka22 on Sat Feb 15, 2020 at 12:10:07 PM EST
Parent


I read a article under the same title some time ago, but this articles quality is much, much better. How you do this..
http://www.creditcarddebtbankruptcy.com

by shaka22 on Sat Feb 15, 2020 at 12:11:25 PM EST
Very good points you wrote here..Great stuff...I think you've made some truly interesting points.Keep up the good work. escape room walnut creek

by johncity on Thu Mar 12, 2020 at 04:39:47 AM EST
Parent

Pretty good post. I just stumbled upon your blog and wanted to say that I have really enjoyed reading your blog posts. Any way I'll be subscribing to your feed and I hope you post again soon. Big thanks for the useful info. gesichtmaske

by johncity on Mon Jun 01, 2020 at 06:49:31 AM EST
Parent


I recently found many useful information in your website especially this blog page. Among the lots of comments on your articles. Thanks for sharing.
Websites For Contractors


by shaka22 on Mon Feb 17, 2020 at 04:59:30 PM EST

I went over this website   and I  believe  you have a lot of  wonderful  information,  saved to my bookmarks
storytelling agency


by shaka22 on Tue Feb 18, 2020 at 10:22:36 AM EST
hi was just seeing if you minded a comment. i like your website and the them you picked is super. I will be back. ASAP Scottsdale Appliance Repair

by johncity on Wed Mar 11, 2020 at 05:18:53 AM EST
Parent


i am always looking for some free stuffs over the internet. there are also some companies which gives free samples.
homicide cleanup


by shaka22 on Wed Feb 19, 2020 at 08:52:07 AM EST
I was reading your article and wondered if you had considered creating an ebook on this subject. Your writing would sell it fast. You have a lot of writing talent. ASAP Scottsdale Appliance Repair

by johncity on Wed Mar 11, 2020 at 05:20:51 AM EST
Parent


I really appreciate this wonderful post that you have provided for us. I assure this would be beneficial for most of the people.
india visa for greek citizens


by shaka22 on Thu Feb 20, 2020 at 08:58:07 AM EST

I just want to let you know that I just check out your site and I find it very interesting and informative..
Body Line


by shaka22 on Sun Feb 23, 2020 at 11:43:19 AM EST

Love the article. Thanks for sharing. I will also share this with my friends from Avenue South Residence

by BernardKohDM on Sun Feb 23, 2020 at 09:31:54 PM EST
Have you heard of District 9 of Singapore? It's the prime property area for foreign investments and there are 2 new launches that are popular for 2020 in this area: The Avenir and Kopar At Newton

by BernardKohDM on Sun Feb 23, 2020 at 09:34:35 PM EST
Parent
Watch The Avenir video to find out more!

by BernardKohDM on Sun Feb 23, 2020 at 10:01:11 PM EST
Parent


Watch the Avenue South Residence video to find out more.

by BernardKohDM on Sun Feb 23, 2020 at 10:02:23 PM EST
Parent


I'm learning How To Be A Property Agent now. I'm focused on the condos in the west of Singapore, as that's where a lot of redevelopment is coming up, like the 2nd CBD, greater Southern Waterfront. The 2 condos that will benefit from this rejuvenation and change are Dairy Farm Residences And Clementi Ville

by BernardKohDM on Sun Feb 23, 2020 at 09:38:52 PM EST
Watch the video of Dairy Farm Residences

by BernardKohDM on Sun Feb 23, 2020 at 09:58:42 PM EST
Parent

The Kopar At Newton Price list is out! Check out the official site for more details..

by BernardKohDM on Mon Mar 23, 2020 at 02:34:59 AM EST
Parent


Are you planning to live in the east of Singapore? Having a love for the beach? Then consider Sims Villa

by BernardKohDM on Sun Feb 23, 2020 at 09:56:32 PM EST
Another Good Condo Development in Singapore is Penrose

by BernardKohDM on Mon Mar 23, 2020 at 02:33:47 AM EST
Parent


This is a great article thanks for sharing this informative information. I will visit your blog regularly for some latest post.
Truly Lovely Kitchen


by shaka22 on Mon Feb 24, 2020 at 12:08:13 PM EST

I just couldn't leave your website before telling you that I truly enjoyed the top quality info you present to your visitors? Will be back again frequently to check up on new posts.
Cerrajeros Chamartin


by shaka22 on Wed Feb 26, 2020 at 11:04:14 AM EST

I can set up my new idea from this post. It gives in depth information. Thanks for this valuable information for all,..
redmoonpie.com


by shaka22 on Thu Feb 27, 2020 at 03:47:45 AM EST

I've read some good stuff here. Definitely worth bookmarking for revisiting. I surprise how much effort you put to create such a great informative website.
asrec


by shaka22 on Thu Feb 27, 2020 at 09:38:31 AM EST

Thanks for this great post, i find it very interesting and very well thought out and put together. I look forward to reading your work in the future. youtube downloader for windows

by youtubeconverter on Mon Mar 02, 2020 at 03:21:16 AM EST

No doubt this is an excellent post I got a lot of knowledge after reading good luck. Theme of blog is excellent there is almost everything to read, Brilliant post.
radify graphic novel


by shaka22 on Mon Mar 02, 2020 at 07:55:06 AM EST

This is really a nice and informative, containing all information and also has a great impact on the new technology. Thanks for sharing it,
A Dichristopher Appliance Service

by shaka22 on Tue Mar 03, 2020 at 10:57:01 AM EST

I appreciate everything you have added to my knowledge base.Admiring the time and effort you put into your blog and detailed information you offer.Thanks.
SEO Vancouver


by shaka22 on Wed Mar 04, 2020 at 06:07:32 AM EST

Wonderful article, thanks for putting this together! This is obviously one great post. Thanks for the valuable information and insights you have so provided here.
lan hồ điệp tím


by shaka22 on Wed Mar 04, 2020 at 08:26:29 AM EST

Its a great pleasure reading your post.Its full of information I am looking for and I love to post a comment that "The content of your post is awesome" Great work.
lan hồ điệp tím


by shaka22 on Wed Mar 04, 2020 at 08:27:56 AM EST

Positive site, where did u come up with the information on this posting? I'm pleased I discovered it though, ill be checking back soon to find out what additional posts you include.
garden residences balance units chart


by shaka22 on Thu Mar 05, 2020 at 03:45:15 AM EST

Very good points you wrote here..Great stuff...I think you've made some truly interesting points.Keep up the good work.
www.cummingtreecare.com


by shaka22 on Sat Mar 14, 2020 at 10:36:25 AM EST

I think this is an informative post and it is very useful and knowledgeable. therefore, I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article.
GLM marine aftermarket OMC parts


by shaka22 on Tue Mar 17, 2020 at 07:32:14 AM EST

It's appropriate time to make some plans for the future and it is time to be happy. I have read this post and if I could I wish to suggest you few interesting things or advice. Perhaps you could write next articles referring to this article. I desire to read even more things about it!
結婚指輪


by shaka22 on Wed Mar 18, 2020 at 08:12:23 AM EST

Thank you for such a well written article.  It's full of insightful information and entertaining descriptions.  Your point of view is the best among many.
結婚指輪 福岡


by shaka22 on Sat Mar 21, 2020 at 05:40:02 AM EST

nice post, keep up with this interesting work. It really is good to know that this topic is being covered also on this web site so cheers for taking time to discuss this!
婚約指輪


by shaka22 on Sat Mar 21, 2020 at 03:48:16 PM EST

Interesting post. I Have Been wondering about this issue, so thanks for posting. Pretty cool post.It 's really very nice and Useful post.Thanks
結婚指輪 手作り


by shaka22 on Sun Mar 22, 2020 at 04:14:16 PM EST

Your blog provided us with valuable information to work with. Each & every tips of your post are awesome. Thanks a lot for sharing. Keep blogging..
exposed skin care coupon


by shaka22 on Thu Apr 02, 2020 at 06:59:34 AM EST

This article was written by a real thinking writer.  I agree many of the with the solid points made by the writer.  I'll be back.
tabletki


by shaka22 on Sat Apr 04, 2020 at 06:37:36 AM EST

Awesome and interesting article. Great things you've always shared with us. Thanks. Just continue composing this kind of post. D365 Payments

by shaka22 on Wed Apr 22, 2020 at 06:36:16 AM EST

Good post but I was wondering if you could write a litter more on this subject? I'd be very thankful if you could elaborate a little bit further. Appreciate it! pemf therapy

by shaka22 on Wed Apr 29, 2020 at 11:58:07 AM EST

Thanks for sharing nice information with us. i like your post and all you share with us is uptodate and quite informative, i would like to bookmark the page so i can come here again to read you, as you have done a wonderful job. Wohnungsauflösung

by shaka22 on Sat May 02, 2020 at 02:27:45 PM EST

These are some great tools that i definitely use for SEO work. This is a great list to use in the future.. utila

by johncity on Sun May 03, 2020 at 12:44:28 PM EST

You know your projects stand out of the herd. There is something special about them. It seems to me all of them are really brilliant!
click


by shaka22 on Sat May 30, 2020 at 08:42:09 AM EST

I really enjoyed reading this post, big fan. Keep up the good work and please tell me when can you publish more articles or where can I read more on the subject?
browse this site


by shaka22 on Mon Jun 01, 2020 at 07:25:07 AM EST

Great job for publishing such a beneficial web site. Your web log isn't only useful but it is additionally really creative too. There tend to be not many people who can certainly write not so simple posts that artistically. Continue the nice writing dentist Bern

by shaka22 on Tue Jun 02, 2020 at 07:03:11 AM EST

I think this is an informative post and it is very useful and knowledgeable. therefore. I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article.
Spinal Decompression near me


by hidok52765 on Wed Jul 22, 2020 at 10:15:42 PM EST

I would like to say that this blog really convinced me to do it! Thanks. very good post.
clip in store


by hidok52765 on Wed Jul 22, 2020 at 10:16:13 PM EST

Thanks for sharing nice information with us. i like your post and all you share with us is uptodate and quite informative. i would like to bookmark the page so i can come here again to read you. as you have done a wonderful job.
pot seeds


by hidok52765 on Thu Jul 23, 2020 at 03:12:04 AM EST

Nice to read your article! I am looking forward to sharing your adventures and experiences.
citizenship for sale


by hidok52765 on Thu Jul 23, 2020 at 05:49:17 AM EST

I appreciated your work very thanks
epicwin


by hidok52765 on Sat Jul 25, 2020 at 11:03:07 AM EST

Thanks for this article very helpful. thanks.
image editing asia


by hidok52765 on Thu Jul 30, 2020 at 01:56:49 AM EST

Thanks for sharing this useful info..
St. Padre Pio Rosary Blessed By Pope


by hidok52765 on Thu Jul 30, 2020 at 02:46:12 AM EST

Wonderful illustrated information. I thank you about that. No doubt it will be very useful for my future projects. Would like to see some other posts on the same subject!
grand guérisseur du Bénin


by hidok52765 on Thu Jul 30, 2020 at 03:37:56 AM EST

The information you have posted is very useful. The sites you have referred was good. Thanks for sharing...
pg slot


by hidok52765 on Thu Jul 30, 2020 at 04:32:01 AM EST

Thanks you very much for sharing these links. Will definitely check this out..
clenbuterolachatedu.com


by hidok52765 on Thu Aug 06, 2020 at 10:00:23 AM EST

it was a wonderful chance to visit this kind of site and I am happy to know. thank you so much for giving us a chance to have this opportunity.. Prolotherapy

by liputanolahraga on Sun Aug 09, 2020 at 06:00:43 AM EST

Good website! I truly love how it is easy on my eyes it is. I am wondering how I might be notified whenever a new post has been made. I have subscribed to your RSS which may do the trick? Have a great day! israeli tv

by liputanolahraga on Sun Aug 09, 2020 at 04:02:40 PM EST

This is really a nice and informative. containing all information and also has a great impact on the new technology. Thanks for sharing it.
spanish cooking class


by hidok52765 on Sun Aug 16, 2020 at 01:45:12 AM EST

very interesting post.this is my first time visit here.i found so mmany interesting stuff in your blog especially its discussion..thanks for the post!
Medic Supplier


by hidok52765 on Sun Aug 23, 2020 at 05:31:50 AM EST

Thanks for this article very helpful. thanks.
immgration schengen


by hidok52765 on Sat Aug 29, 2020 at 02:22:54 AM EST

This is highly informatics. crisp and clear. I think that everything has been described in systematic manner so that reader could get maximum information and learn many things.
prolution asia


by hidok52765 on Sat Aug 29, 2020 at 03:16:47 AM EST

thanks for the tips and information..i really appreciate it..
yogametric


by hidok52765 on Sat Aug 29, 2020 at 03:55:44 AM EST

Thanks for this article very helpful. thanks.
meditationcraft


by hidok52765 on Sat Aug 29, 2020 at 04:42:50 AM EST

Nice to be visiting your blog again. it has been months for me. Well this article that i've been waited for so long. I need this article to complete my assignment in the college. and it has same topic with your article. Thanks. great share. sharp xe a177

by barristersge on Wed Sep 09, 2020 at 01:37:40 PM EST

Thank you very much for this great post. bespoke motorcycle tours

by barristersge on Sun Sep 13, 2020 at 02:17:18 AM EST

Thanks for this article very helpful. thanks. winalist.com

by barristersge on Sun Sep 13, 2020 at 02:52:17 AM EST

thanks this is good blog. winalist.nl

by barristersge on Sun Sep 13, 2020 at 03:32:34 AM EST

The information you have posted is very useful. The sites you have referred was good. Thanks for sharing this..... hvac canton ga

by barristersge on Sun Sep 27, 2020 at 03:28:23 AM EST

Thanks for sharing this information. I really like your blog post very much. You have really shared a informative and interesting blog post with people..
empresa de mudanças lago sul


by merpessentials on Sat Oct 03, 2020 at 09:46:05 AM EST

Please share more like that. stain removal

by barristersge on Sun Oct 04, 2020 at 11:44:11 PM EST

Thanks for taking the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love learning more on this topic.
ที่เที่ยว&# 3614;ังงา


by merpessentials on Tue Oct 20, 2020 at 11:23:26 AM EST


WWW Talk To Action


Cognitive Dissonance & Dominionism Denial
There is new research on why people are averse to hearing or learning about the views of ideological opponents. Based on evaluation of five......
By Frederick Clarkson (316 comments)
Will the Air Force Do Anything To Rein In Its Dynamic Duo of Gay-Bashing, Misogynistic Bloggers?
"I always get nervous when I see female pastors/chaplains. Here is why everyone should as well: "First, women are not called to be pastors,......
By Chris Rodda (116 comments)
The Legacy of Big Oil
The media is ablaze with the upcoming publication of David Grann's book, Killers of the Flower Moon. The shocking non fiction account of the......
By wilkyjr (68 comments)
Gimme That Old Time Dominionism Denial
Over the years, I have written a great deal here and in other venues about the explicitly theocratic movement called dominionism -- which has......
By Frederick Clarkson (70 comments)
History Advisor to Members of Congress Completely Twists Jefferson's Words to Support Muslim Ban
Pseudo-historian David Barton, best known for his misquoting of our country's founders to promote the notion that America was founded as a Christian nation,......
By Chris Rodda (68 comments)
"Christian Fighter Pilot" Calls First Lesbian Air Force Academy Commandant a Liar
In a new post on his "Christian Fighter Pilot" blog titled "BGen Kristin Goodwin and the USAFA Honor Code," Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Jonathan......
By Chris Rodda (106 comments)
Catholic Right Leader Unapologetic about Call for 'Death to Liberal Professors' -- UPDATED
Today, Donald Trump appointed C-FAM Executive Vice President Lisa Correnti to the US Delegation To UN Commission On Status Of Women. (C-FAM is a......
By Frederick Clarkson (84 comments)
Controlling Information
     Yesterday I listened to Russ Limbaugh.  Rush advised listeners it would be best that they not listen to CNN,MSNBC, ABC, CBS and......
By wilkyjr (62 comments)
Is Bannon Fifth-Columning the Pope?
In December 2016 I wrote about how White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, who likes to flash his Catholic credentials when it comes to......
By Frank Cocozzelli (196 comments)
Ross Douthat's Hackery on the Seemingly Incongruous Alliance of Bannon & Burke
Conservative Catholic writer Ross Douthat has dissembled again. This time, in a February 15, 2017 New York Times op-ed titled The Trump Era's Catholic......
By Frank Cocozzelli (48 comments)
`So-Called Patriots' Attack The Rule Of Law
Every so often, right-wing commentator Pat Buchanan lurches out of the far-right fever swamp where he has resided for the past 50 years to......
By Rob Boston (65 comments)
Bad Faith from Focus on the Family
Here is one from the archives, Feb 12, 2011, that serves as a reminder of how deeply disingenuous people can be. Appeals to seek......
By Frederick Clarkson (142 comments)
The Legacy of George Wallace
"One need not accept any of those views to agree that they had appealed to real concerns of real people, not to mindless, unreasoning......
By wilkyjr (26 comments)
Betsy DeVos's Mudsill View of Public Education
My Talk to Action colleague Rachel Tabachnick has been doing yeoman's work in explaining Betsy DeVos's long-term strategy for decimating universal public education. If......
By Frank Cocozzelli (40 comments)
Prince and DeVos Families at Intersection of Radical Free Market Privatizers and Religious Right
This post from 2011 surfaces important information about President-Elect Trump's nominee for Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos. -- FC Erik Prince, Brother of Betsy......
By Rachel Tabachnick (146 comments)

Respect for Others? or Political Correctness?
The term "political correctness" as used by Conservatives and Republicans has often puzzled me: what exactly do they mean by it? After reading Chip Berlin's piece here-- http://www.talk2action.org/story/2016/7/21/04356/9417 I thought about what he explained......
MTOLincoln (160 comments)
Fear
What I'm feeling now is fear.  I swear that it seems my nightmares are coming true with this new "president".  I'm also frustrated because so many people are not connecting all the dots! I've......
ArchaeoBob (60 comments)
"America - love it or LEAVE!"
I've been hearing that and similar sentiments fairly frequently in the last few days - far FAR more often than ever before.  Hearing about "consequences for burning the flag (actions) from Trump is chilling!......
ArchaeoBob (89 comments)
"Faked!" Meme
Keep your eyes and ears open for a possible move to try to discredit the people openly opposing Trump and the bigots, especially people who have experienced terrorism from the "Right"  (Christian Terrorism is......
ArchaeoBob (96 comments)
More aggressive proselytizing
My wife told me today of an experience she had this last week, where she was proselytized by a McDonald's employee while in the store. ......
ArchaeoBob (105 comments)
See if you recognize names on this list
This comes from the local newspaper, which was conservative before and took a hard right turn after it was sold. Hint: Sarah Palin's name is on it!  (It's also connected to Trump.) ......
ArchaeoBob (103 comments)
Unions: A Labor Day Discussion
This is a revision of an article which I posted on my personal board and also on Dailykos. I had an interesting discussion on a discussion board concerning Unions. I tried to piece it......
Xulon (110 comments)
Extremely obnoxious protesters at WitchsFest NYC: connected to NAR?
In July of this year, some extremely loud, obnoxious Christian-identified protesters showed up at WitchsFest, an annual Pagan street fair here in NYC.  Here's an account of the protest by Pagan writer Heather Greene......
Diane Vera (65 comments)
Capitalism and the Attack on the Imago Dei
I joined this site today, having been linked here by Crooksandliars' Blog Roundup. I thought I'd put up something I put up previously on my Wordpress blog and also at the DailyKos. As will......
Xulon (81 comments)
History of attitudes towards poverty and the churches.
Jesus is said to have stated that "The Poor will always be with you" and some Christians have used that to refuse to try to help the poor, because "they will always be with......
ArchaeoBob (86 comments)
Alternate economy medical treatment
Dogemperor wrote several times about the alternate economy structure that dominionists have built.  Well, it's actually made the news.  Pretty good article, although it doesn't get into how bad people could be (have been)......
ArchaeoBob (59 comments)
Evidence violence is more common than believed
Think I've been making things up about experiencing Christian Terrorism or exaggerating, or that it was an isolated incident?  I suggest you read this article (linked below in body), which is about our great......
ArchaeoBob (96 comments)
Central Florida Sheriff Preached Sermon in Uniform
If anyone has been following the craziness in Polk County Florida, they know that some really strange and troubling things have happened here.  We've had multiple separation of church and state lawsuits going at......
ArchaeoBob (60 comments)
Demon Mammon?
An anthropologist from outer space might be forgiven for concluding that the god of this world is Mammon. (Or, rather, The Market, as depicted by John McMurtry in his book The Cancer Stage of......
daerie (79 comments)
Anti-Sharia Fever in Texas: This is How It Starts
The mayor of a mid-size Texan city has emerged in recent months as the newest face of Islamophobia. Aligning herself with extremists hostile to Islam, Mayor Beth Van Duyne of Irving, Texas has helped......
JSanford (66 comments)

More Diaries...




All trademarks and copyrights on this page are owned by their respective companies. Comments, posts, stories, and all other content are owned by the authors. Everything else © 2005 Talk to Action, LLC.