Liberty or Tyranny
Throughout history the natural order for societies has been for nations to be governed from the top down by a ruling elite. This is because man is basically a barbarian driven by self interest and might makes right. Broadly, the structure of nations has been; a ruling elite at the top which has all the power and all the wealth; a security force or army (what Plato called guardians); and the rest of the population—their subjects. The army was charged…Continue
Dennis Prager is a talk show host broadcasting on KRLA AM870 in Los Angeles M – F 9:00am to noon, Pacific time. He can be heard over the internet here: KRLA AM870
For those of you who may not know he has created a web site called Prager U. It’s a virtual classroom for those who want to know the truth about America and its history as well as examine important philosophical issues. The courses are presented in video form and…Continue
A central tenet of Islam is Sharia law. Sharia law violates the First Amendment Establishment Clause. Therefore any Muslim that supports Sharia violates the First Amendment and should not be admitted to the United States.
If a Muslim is willing to sign an affidavit rejecting Sharia law that includes a provision that if they indorse or promote Sharia they will be deported and they meet all other vetting requirements then they can be admitted.
The purposes and meaning of the…Continue
Our sophist in chief has the temerity to compare the Syrian refugees with the Pilgrims.
First, the Pilgrims were escaping religious persecution. The Syrians are not being persecuted for their religious beliefs, if anything they persecute Christians.
Second, the mass immigrations from Europe at the turn of the 20th century mostly had as the foundation of their culture the Judeo/Christian Bible the same bible that was the foundation of the American…Continue