All Blog Posts Tagged 'GOP' (6)

When Jackie Robinson Confronted a Trump-Like Candidate

“The danger of the Republican party being taken over by the lily-white-ist conservatives is more serious than many people realize,” Jackie Robinson cautioned in his syndicated column in August 1963. He was worried about the rise of Barry Goldwater, whose 1964 presidential bid laid the foundation for the modern conservative movement. Today, Goldwater’s shadow looms over Donald Trump’s campaign for the Republican Party’s nomination.

“During my life, I have had a…

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Added by Dismal Desmond on March 20, 2016 at 5:14pm — 2 Comments

WHY?

President Barack Hussein Obama is an educated man. He is a family man. He was re-elected to a second term. Yet, from his first day in office he has faced an uphill battle. Why? 



As, mentioned he has credentials as good or better than any President and far…

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Added by Donald R Barbera on December 1, 2013 at 3:30pm — 15 Comments

Curious George

Nobody talks about it, especially Republicans even though it is election season. The corporate media avoid it with studied efficiency. Even in Dallas, the city he now calls home there is scant evidence that former President George W. Bush resides there. I live in Dallas and in the years the former president has lived here there has been scant evidence of that fact.…

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Added by Donald R Barbera on November 3, 2012 at 8:50am — 3 Comments

MORAL TUNNEL VISION

 

When it comes to morals, it seems that Christian eyesight never rises above the belt-buckle unless it is to peer behind a brassiere. Genes for sexual obsession passed down by the Catholic Church…

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Added by Donald R Barbera on April 9, 2012 at 10:33am — 10 Comments

Contraception: Nothing Fails Like Abstinence

“The acceptability of birth control has always depended on a morality that separates sex from reproduction. In the nineteenth century, when the birth control movement began, such a separation was widely considered immoral. The eventual widespread public acceptance of birth control required a major reorientation of sexual values”—Linda Gordon, The Moral Property of Women



THE PROBLEM



Contraception should not be a difficult subject to approach, but obviously, religion blinds… Continue

Added by Donald R Barbera on February 20, 2012 at 5:06pm — 16 Comments

To Kill Christianity



Because of the recent spate of articles saying that Christianity is dying a reply was in the offing and these are my thoughts on the subject.

The much rumored death of Christianity at the hands of a secular society…

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Added by Donald R Barbera on May 15, 2010 at 8:57pm — 3 Comments

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