Tag Archives: George Washington

Take no pride in the stars and bars

This should be an easy call for everyone: the battle flag of the Confederate States of America is a symbol of traitors who went to war against their own country with the primary goal of preserving their ability to buy … Continue reading

Posted in American Values, Civil Rights, History, Intellectual Dishonesty | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Happy traditional American holiday season observance

OK, you’ve finally convinced me.  Things were never better than when things were the way they were, back in the good old days when everyone believed in the Constitution and Americans weren’t afraid of their religious heritage; you know, back … Continue reading

Posted in American Values, History, Intellectual Dishonesty, Religion, Tolerance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I wish I’d written this

“Religious liberty—the freedom to worship as one chooses, or not to worship—is a central element of the American creed.”  And from there “Newsweek” editor Jon Meacham’s column in this week’s issue lays out the argument—straight down the middle—that the separation … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Religion | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment