Archive for August 2010

The Republicans Make Dangerous Noises on Immigration

Election years generally make for outrageous political posturing – especially during primary season. (Remember Joe Plumber?) Yet, even seasoned political commentators have been thoroughly surprised (and in my case disappointed) by the GOP’s latest statements on the Fourteenth Amendment.  GOP Senators McCain and Graham The Fourteenth Amendment contains the Citizenship Clause, which states that any person... Read more »

Newt Gingrich's Warped Vision for America

Newt Gingrich is at it again Newt Gingrich’s latest publicity stunt is his very public opposition to the proposed Cordoba House; a mosque planned to be built at Ground Zero – the site of the World Trade Center terrorist attacks. Mr. Gingrich says the mosque’s benefactors from the Cordoba Initiative are deceiving the American public... Read more »