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The Bloodiest Battle of WW I at Somme

On this day in 1916, the Battle of the Somme, Bataille de la Somme, or Schlacht an der Somme ends in stalemate after 140 bloody…

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The God of America

Does God bless America? Are we really a nation under God; a God who has shed “His” grace on us? And if you answered yes,…

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The Truth Is Too Messy For Church

“The truth is not the stuff of edifying hymns, rather it is dangerous, dirty and smelly business. Not everyone has the stomach for it, above…

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American Bankruptcy

A friend said to me yesterday,  ‘America needs to stop worrying about helping the rest of the world, we’re going bankrupt!’ Fact is, we do…

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Redistribution and Raising the Minimum Wage

Economists have busy this week covering Obama’s proposal to raise the national minimum wage from $7.25 to $9.00 an hour.  There two main reasons some…

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