Is This the Real Reason Why the West Fears Vladimir Putin?
“This is the judgment, that the Light has come into the world, and men loved the darkness rather than the Light, for their deeds were evil” (John 3:19). “Although they know the ordinance of God, that those who practice such things are worthy of death, they not only do the
Trump/Putin Meeting Compared to Cuban Missile Crisis, 9/11 attack, Pearl Harbor, and Kristallnacht
While the USA did not qualify for 2018’s World Cup that was held in Russia, the team would have gone if it had qualified. The rest of the soccer-loving world had no trouble sending their teams to Russia. Why would all of these countries do this if Russia is the
Has Vladimir Putin Become the New Moral World Leader?
Has the world changed enough to see modern-day Russia in a new light? Vladimir Putin has attacked the United States on ideological grounds. The following is from “Who’s Godless Now? Russia Says It’s U.S.” “At the height of the Cold War, it was common for American conservatives to label the officially atheist Soviet
Megyn Kelly Compares Herself to Vladimir Putin
Megyn Kelly has responded to criticisms that her question of the GOP candidates in the debate last Thursday were silly, agenda-oriented, and possibly designed to take out Donald Trump. What the other Republican candidates wouldn’t do, Fox was trying to do. Here is Megyn Kelly’s response to the criticism: “We
Russia Now More Christian than the United States
Russia – in the form of the Soviet Union – used to be America’s greatest enemy. Ronald Reagan called it the “Evil Empire.” “One nation under God” was added to the Pledge of Allegiance in 1954 in response to “godless Communism.” The United States was different, Americans were told. We
Radical Islam is a Bigger Problem than Vladimir Putin
The Russian and Ukrainian conflict is a mess, but it’s not our problem, at least not yet. When this conflict becomes a direct threat to the United States, then we need to act in a judicious manner. But now is not the time for a show of military force or
Did Putin Get His Idea to Invade Ukraine from a Seinfeld Episode?
It’s been said that all of life’s questions can be found in the Godfather. The Joe Fox character in You’ve Got Mail made that point several times. “Leave the gun. Take the cannoli. “It’s not personal; it’s business.” “I’ll make him an offer he can’t refuse.” “Go to the mattresses.”
Putin is Only Doing what Obama and Eric Holder Have Done
What was the trigger that led Vladimir Putin think he could get away with what President Obama says is a “clear violation” of Ukraine’s sovereignty even after a 90-minute phone call in which “Obama . . . called Russia’s actions a ‘violation of international law’ and said they will lead
Witnesses, Rules of Evidence, and War
How is it that within days of a sarin gas attack in Syria that the United States had all the intelligence information in hand that gave incontrovertible proof that Bashar al-Assad gassed his own people? Here we are more than a year after the attack on Benghazi and months after
George Takei Calls for Boycott of Russian Olympics
I was watching Alec Guinness (1914–2000) (Obi-Wan Kenobi for those who are not familiar with classic movie actors who starred in classic films) and Rosalind Russell in the 1961 film A Majority of One, when George Takei appeared on screen. George Takei, better known as the original USS Enterprise helmsman
Did President Obama’s Comments to Russian Leader Border on Treason?
Treason: “Whoever, owing allegiance to the United States, levies war against them or adheres to their enemies, giving them aid and comfort within the United States or elsewhere, is guilty of treason.” Beware of open microphone! It might pick up something you didn’t mean for other people to hear. President