The Associated Press (AP) is not known for criticizing Barack Obama, but the news organization recently came out with its own fact check that exposes the lies in his speech last Thursday that indicated that he will be taking unilateral action to halt deportations of illegals. Show More Summary
We’ve featured the work of Matthew Vines many times before, and want to highlight a speech given at a conference recently held by his organization, The Reformation Project. A keynote speaker, David Gushee, one of the foremost evangelical ethicist in the United States, used the occasion to announce his support for the full-inclusion of LGBT […]
David Cameron is set to give his big immigration speech this coming week, according to the Sunday Times, while James reports that Labour is to turn up the volume on… Continue reading The post Will mainstream parties get the credit for turning up the volume on immigration? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
President Obama has enacted the fewest Executive Orders of recent presidents. St. Ronnie Reagan and Bush the elder both did the exact same thing President Obama decided to do this last week. His speech on executive action, which took up the slack for the House which has refused to take a vote for over 18 months on a bill the Senate passed 68-32. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) Lost in the shuffle of Obama’s immigration diktat and his sham of a farce of a travesty of a climate agreement with China was his speech about climate change in Canberra, Australia, where Obama went out of his way to insult Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott. Show More Summary
Uppity: We’re talking about the immigration speech. How did that damn man in the White House manage to defy an election outcome in which Republicans liked to think they gave him a whuppin’? Why wasn’t he behaving like a loser, dammit? It was a quiet meeting on the eve of a political explosion. At 4 [...] The post Uppity appeared first on The Moderate Voice.
Following Obama's speech on Thursday evening -- during which he announced that he will unilaterally protect some 5 million illegal aliens from deportation -- Central American media outlets ran front-page articles describing the president's order. Show More Summary
On November 20, President Obama spoke about his immigration policy changes. During the address, he referenced the Bible, saying specifically, "Scripture tells us that we shall not oppress a stranger, for we know the heart of a stranger...Show More Summary
Obama’s Climate Fiasco Drives Aussies Closer To India & China Barack Obama defied the advice of his embassy in Canberra to deliver a stinging attack on the Abbott government’s climate policies in Brisbane last weekend. The US embassy, under the leadership of ambassador John Berry, advised the President, through his senior staff, not to couch…
About a year ago, former Treasury secretary Larry Summers gave his famous speech at the IMF about "secular stagnation." The basic idea behind secular stagnation is that the economy in its current condition is unable to create enoughShow More Summary
He’s been in the headlines recently over his comments about the Irish Language during question time in the Assembly and normally it is Sammy Wilson who grabs the headlines at a DUP conference for an interesting speech, but this year Gregory Campbell unbowed continued with his remarks and brought some visual aids to demonstrate his more...
Obama's immigration speech was a bit of a bluff, designed to show he retains some relevance when, in fact, he has little.
During Obama’s address on immigration policy, he called on Americans to open their hearts to people facing deportation, even using the bible as a reference. Unsurprisingly, Fox News took the opportunity to say using the bible is simply unfair. Show More Summary
Tomo News: Tomo News: “Obama announces immigration reform, America forgets to watch”
Selena Gomez has teased a video on the eve of the 2014 American Music Awards, where she will sing her Justin Bieber-inspired anthem “The Heart Wants what It Wants.” In an Instagram video tagged to videographer pal Alfredo Flores, the...Show More Summary
What has happened to freedom of speech in this country? Students who oppose gay marriage are homophobic, according to an audio recording of a Marquette University instructor who went on
As Emily Bell of Columbia pointed out in a recent speech about the disruption of journalism by technology, publishing has never been easier -- but now it is controlled in a…
Even before President Obama finished his speech announcing his executive order on immigration, Republicans were already planning on ways to thwart the most significant step toward reform in decades. In a statement released by John Boehner, the Speaker of the House said, “By ignoring the will of the American people, President Obama has cemented his [...]
The Catholic Archbishop of Detroit has cancelled a speech by the founder of a Catholic LGBT-rights group at odds with Catholic teaching. Archbishop Allen Vigneron cancelled the appearance of Francis DeBernardo, executive director of something called New Ways Ministry, a pressure group that rejects the teaching of the Catholic Church on homosexuality. Show More Summary
“We live in capitalism. Its power seems inescapable. So did the divine right of kings,” said Ursula K. Le Guin in her acceptance speech for the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters at the 65th annual National Book Awards ceremony. “[But] any human power can be resisted and changed by human beings.”