Category: Politics - page 3

Elections, Journalism, Tea Party

Al Mohler “Platforms” Thabiti Anyabwile

..who, in turn, praises Arkansas state senator, Stephanie Flowers. Al Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, looking distinctly unhappy about being cornered on his refusal to sign the Statement on Social Justice & The Gospel claimed that he “platforms” academics who have a different position on social justice from his own.  One of those would..

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The Larger Picture is Pretty Damn Frightening..

You thought your “conservative” pastor was immune to social justice jargon? Better check.  Better check very carefully. My own brush with an Orwellian thought crime patrol, (background here) taught me a few frightening things about our present political reality. Upon learning that I dared to scold Louis Farrakhan for being a racist, one school district..

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Give it a Rest

Please, James White, in trying to sympathize with Al Mohler’s constituency problems (video link, apx: 33:00)  it doesn’t do any good to lament his problems with “buildings named after slaveholders.”  George Washington was a slaveholder. George Whitefield owned slaves. We can celebrate the end of slavery without detracting from the achievements of those caught up..

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Zuck the Schmuck..

This sort of Thing.. Honestly, this is one of the things that frosts me the most about a Facebook jailing.  It’s not just that you can’t post content, although that’s bad.  You aren’t even given the courtesy of communicating with your friends, either on Facebook, or off it.  There’s no — “would you like to..

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We Win A Battle — Now On To The War!

The Government Will Buy Your Chalkboard.. ..As Long As You Forfeit The Bill of Rights Wrong. Our lawsuit against Claremont School district, (background here) filed by Thomas Eastmond’s Firm, has prevailed in its first big test. A federal judge has ruled today that.. “..the Court finds Riley has standing to pursue his claims.” “..the private..

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