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Faith: The Real Meaning Of Christmas

 It’s that time of year again. December has come and with it all the joys of Christmas. But what is the real meaning of Christmas? Is it the gifts under the tree, the lights in the windows, the cards in the mail, turkey dinners with family and friends, snow in the yard, stockings hanging in […] Read More →

Pat Buchanan: Obama Throws Fidel a Rope

 The celebrations in Havana and the sullen silence in Miami tell you all you need to know about who won this round with Castro’s Cuba. In JFK’s metaphor, Obama traded a horse for a rabbit. We got back Alan Gross before his Communist jailers killed him, along with an American spy, in exchange for three […] Read More →

J.K. Rowling’s Hanukkah Gift to the Jews

On Twitter, Harry Potter author reveals a Jewish wizard at Hogwarts.  For the first night of Hanukkah, and Jews around the world have already received their first gift. Celebrated Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling, in a rare tweet today in response to a fan’s query, revealed the presence of a Hebrew at Hogwarts.  Astute readers have […] Read More →

Clinton denounces torture, says black lives matter

 Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday she’s proud to have been part of an administration that “banned illegal renditions and brutal interrogations” and said the U.S. should never be involved in torture anywhere in the world. Clinton spoke about the importance of the nation acting in accordance with its values after receiving an award from The […] Read More →

Sarah Palin: As Relevant as She Wants to Be

Rumors of “Irrelevance” Greatly Exaggerated  It seems that not a week (day?) goes by without someone, somewhere writing a column about Sarah Palin’s “irrelevance.” The columns started immediately after Obama was inaugurated in 2009. They continued when she left the Governorship, and then again before the 2010 tea party sweep year where here sway was […] Read More →

The Radical Nature of Love

Kathryn Lopez, “Verdict is in: Pope Francis is a global rockstar,” one Twitter post declared. A recent Pew research report recently found that the pontiff had a positive image in much of the world. In his native Argentina, he enjoys a 91 percent favorability rating. This comes a year after his image has graced some […] Read More →