Taking “Free Speech” to a Dangerous Extreme

In Canada, a citizen’s right to free speech does not include inciting harm to others or describing them in hateful terms. The Criminal Code prohibits “hate propaganda.” And the Canadian Human Rights Act forbids the posting of hateful or contemptuous messages on the Internet. No such legislation exists in the United States. And, judging from […]
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Who’s right?

Who’s right? I have long been fascinated… no that’s not the right word… perturbed by America’s fascination with abortion issues… a topic that practically anywhere else in the world, is far less than a one-day wonder. No other country gives this topic as much relevance to our daily lives and Americans. Many, many years ago, […]
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Trying to Make Sense of the Holocaust Museum Atrocity

The hysterical media reaction to the murder of a guard at the Holocaust Museum in Washington leaves me bewildered. On one hand, the “liberal left” declares that it was the result of a resurgence of “right-wing extremism” in America. Those observers blame hatemongers at Fox News and other conservative media outlets for the tragedy. On […]
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Merchants of Hate Will Have Much to Answer For

How will they be judged, the instigators, the hate vendors, the cynical purveyors of divisiveness and tribalism? I’m talking about you, Bill O’Reilly. And you Michael Savage, Sean Hannity, Michelle Malkin, Ann Coulter… And I certainly would not forget you, Rush Limbaugh. I don’t have space to list all of the hatemongers contaminating the press […]
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Death of an Abortion Doctor: Murder in the Name of Jesus?

George Tiller was a doctor who performed abortions. Sometimes, he would perform a late-term abortion. Authorities suspect that’s the reason he was shot to death while attending church in Wichita, Kansas, on Sunday. His clinic had been the target of frequent protests – some of them violent – and he was shot and wounded previously […]
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