Liberal Believes Government Not God Grants Rights

Near the end of his speech at the Republican National Convention, Paul Ryan told the audience that “sometimes, even presidents need reminding, that our rights come from nature and God, not from government.” I’m not sure what Ryan meant by adding “nature” to “God,” since appealing to nature to establish rights has a sinister history. For example, there was a time that blacks and women were considered to be inferior “by nature.” Aristotle believed in the reasonableness and “natural Read more […]

Is Romney Guilty of “N-ggerization?”

There’s a radio host based out of Austin, Texas, named Alex Jones. Like the mainstream media, he sensationalizes things and jumps to far-reaching conclusions to raise his ratings. And while much of what he talks about has some truth in it, he’s over-dramatized it to the point that it’s hard to tell if he is parodying himself or if he’s actually being serious. For example, in one his documentary films, he showed footage of some important political figures on the news being interviewed or giving Read more […]