"Bilderberg or Filderberg or any other berg, are the obsessions of those such as Glenn Beck; who very obviously is more than 20 years late for his appointment w/a competent Psychiatrist. The rot eating away at the soul of Western Civilization; which…"
"Well intentioned but it's hardly complicated.
Islam, a self-delusional cult seething w/neurotic rage and masquerading as a religion, has been the mortal enemy of Catholicism/Christianity since Tours in 732 AD; when Martel crushed the…"
"Most certainly, I am hardly arguing that a religious impulse is the unique solution to our grave malaise, as worthy as that is.
Rather this discussion reminds of the insight of Bernard, Bishop of Chartres, who asserted in the 12th century "We…"
"Ewart's arguments why America is virtually impossible to fix, while well intentioned; hardly address fundamentals because Articles, Amendments, laws, rules and so on, are effects rather than causes.
Rather our malaise derives from destructive…"
"The recent predictable congressional fandango within the GOP House reminds of Russell Kirk who articulated the Principle of Prescription.
It asserts that humanity has acquired wisdom through the ages far surpassing group ideology and…"
"My understanding of repeal, which indeed may be incorrect, is that the process commences when 2/3 of the House and Senate agree and propose repeal language.
If so, I consider that a bridge way to far, as leadership in those bodies is…"
"M, you're both well intentioned and hardly wrong in your analysis.
Yet to effect such contrary change, leadership is the prerequisite; and that attribute is imply non-existent at present. For me, the relentless…"
"M, a demurral from your well intentioned assertions.
Our 16th and 17th Amendments were ratified some 100 years ago and it took almost that long for their destructive effects to be felt and understood.
I assert that it would take at least…"
"So university professors are experts are they????? Hm....................
I Chose 15 names at random below:
Wm of Ockham,
"Palestine is sited in the Levant between the eastern Mediterranean and the Jordan River.
So who are the Palestinians??? Depends on your timeline.
Originally it was the people of Jericho.
Next, in ancient times, it was peopled by Canaanites,…"
"A cardinal principle of governance since the Ancients, through the Medieval Era on to the High Renaissance; was sovereign right expressed by the self -determination of the citizens of the nation-state.
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