Current Events

A Tale of Two Flags

I'm told there was a shooting, a lot of shooting. This happened in the South of the United States. A lot of black men and women died as a result. I'm told it was motivated by this belief that dark skinned people are inferior. The assault was allegedly committed because if action wasn't taken, black… Continue reading A Tale of Two Flags

Current Events

Should marriage be redefined or is there a better solution?

To counter my friend and co-creator of Freedom Cocktail (and to show there is no 'groupthink' here!), I say, "no" to the former but "yes" to the latter (read his post here).  I think it is a dangerous position to redefine a religious and sociological practice that has been around since before the concept of government.… Continue reading Should marriage be redefined or is there a better solution?

Constitution, Current Events

It’s time to remember we are a Republic

As a complement to the piece I wrote last week regarding Chick-fil-A, I wanted to delve into an area that wasn't specifically mentioned prior.  This area deals with the difference between the actions a private citizen is free, and protected by the Constitution, to undertake versus the actions of our political leaders, who, as still presumed… Continue reading It’s time to remember we are a Republic