Religion and Faith

America’s refugee industry and the Cats-Paw

| March 8, 2017 | 11 Comments
America’s refugee industry and the Cats-Paw

CATS-PAW, noun – A dupe; the instrument which another uses. Watching the presidential address to Congress the other evening, and the behavior of those in the Democratic Party, brought to mind an incident from my youth. Attending a Boy Scout leadership conference lecture I was exposed to an unusual act. The speaker, a United States […]

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Guest editorial: Christian ethics and the refugee problem

| February 16, 2017 | 2 Comments
Guest editorial: Christian ethics and the refugee problem

by Bishop E.W. Jackson America is in the midst of an ideological civil war. The division is deep and wide and the refugee problem is the latest iteration of the chasm. Emotional arguments can generate justifications that are extremely hypocritical. The hypocrisy in this particular debate is that those who want an open door refugee […]

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The Gospel of Szakos: Jesus lied and babies can die

| February 7, 2017 | 2 Comments
The Gospel of Szakos: Jesus lied and babies can die

Even a fool is thought wise if he keeps silent, and discerning if he holds his tongue. — Proverbs 17:28 At the February 6 City Council meeting, Charlottesville’s governing body—led by Councilor Kristin Szakos and Vice-Mayor Wes Bellamy—voted to erase history. In the eyes of many, that outcome was a fait accompli. However, in defense […]

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Witless: Unhinged Charlottesville Mayor Signer pushes for Sanctuary City status

| January 29, 2017 | 6 Comments
Witless: Unhinged Charlottesville Mayor Signer pushes for Sanctuary City status

  On January 31, Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer will instruct Charlottesville’s City Manager, Maurice Jones, to advise City Council on becoming a “Sanctuary City.” Announced yesterday by the leftist political action group known as “Charlottesville Clergy Collective,” Mayor Signer also will host a press conference entitled, “Pride in Pluralism”: Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer to Make […]

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Guest editorial: The truth about Sheriff Steve Smith’s “Understanding the Threat” seminar

| November 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
Guest editorial: The truth about Sheriff Steve Smith’s “Understanding the Threat” seminar

The clearly presented facts at a seminar given by Understanding the Threat with Chris Gaubatz, Saturday, November 5th in Greene County, Virginia at Piedmont Valley Community College, were not published by the local media. The seminar was about the Islamic jihadi threat and touched on issues of the current refugee program. But, the focus by most of the […]

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Neo-pawn: Mayor Mike Signer’s awkward gift to the Gold Star Khans

| August 16, 2016 | 3 Comments
Neo-pawn: Mayor Mike Signer’s awkward gift to the Gold Star Khans

In a ham-fisted attempt to recognize Gold Star parents, Khizr and Ghazala Khan—more than twelve years after the death of their son during “Operation Enduring Freedom in Iraq”— Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer instead embarrassed himself. After reading through a resolution that honored the parents of fallen soldier, Captain Humayun Khan (but did not directly honor […]

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Heil Signer: Charlottesville Mayor’s new totalitarian police state

| June 26, 2016 | 7 Comments
Heil Signer: Charlottesville Mayor’s new totalitarian police state

Just months after being warned that his new City Council meeting procedures are unconstitutional Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer has doubled down on their enforcement. At the June 20 Charlottesville City Council meeting, Signer unjustly exercised his unwarranted police powers at least twice and in doing so, clearly has violated the United States Constitution. The first instance […]

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America’s Warning Signs (The Tragic Result of Flying Blind)

| May 29, 2016 | 4 Comments
America’s Warning Signs (The Tragic Result of Flying Blind)

I was reading about the circumstances regarding the crash of Aeroperu Airlines Flight 603 (2 October 1996). It was truly an accident that need not have happened, and it was due solely to human error. The maintenance crew had taped over the static ports before washing the plane, and neglected to remove the tape afterwards. […]

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Holding out for a hero: the failure of feminism

| May 10, 2016 | 1 Comments
Holding out for a hero: the failure of feminism

The other evening while at dinner, thanks to boisterous voices, I could not help but overhear the adjacent table full of twenty-something women, bemoaning how difficult it is today to find good men. As they shared their terrible experiences, I could not help but to remember the Bonnie Tyler song from the mid-eighties, lamenting the […]

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Guest editorial: UVa “peace activist” calls for America’s downfall

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Guest editorial: UVa “peace activist” calls for America’s downfall

by “Oculus” On Tuesday, March 22, a student group at the University of Virginia will be hosting a dinner and “workshop” with a speaker who is publicly presented as a Muslim “peace” activist and “conflict resolution” specialist. Her Twitter page, however, reveals a far different, chilling reality: she openly rails for the downfall of America, claims […]

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