Category Archives: Politics

The Demographics of Social Security

James Capretta has written a useful article on The Demographics of Social Security. Here’s a very brief excerpt: The relationship between social insurance and fertility points toward an internal contradiction in the social insurance model. To finance programs providing for … Continue reading

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MCB&B

I’m going to be posting, from a pioneer viewpoint, about four ethnic groups in Utah. While these groups are primarily defined by their spiritual perspectives, I’ll have a view more sociological than theological. I certainly do not intend for the … Continue reading

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Conservative Principles

Having been voted out of office in 1945 in favor of the Labour party’s Clement Altee, Winston Churchill gave this speech on 5 October, 1946 at the Conservative Party Conference in Blackpool [the following is as complete as I have … Continue reading

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Living Within the Truth

SPISSKE PODHRADIE, Slovakia, AUG. 28, 2010 (Zenit.org).- Here is the text of an address Archbishop Charles Chaput of Denver, Colorado, gave Tuesday in Slovakia. The address was titled “Living Within the Truth: Religious Liberty and Catholic Mission in the New Order … Continue reading

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Prof. Janet E. Smith’s Published Articles

It’s wonderful that, thanks to the Internet, many scholarly materials are easily available. For example, the articles of Janet E. Smith.

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Nothing Justifies Schism

Brett McCracken writes: N.T. Wright, who is currently working on a massive tome on Paul, to be released “no sooner than 2012,” spoke about unity a lot during the conference at Wheaton. Apparently the overarching theme or argument of his … Continue reading

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ACA/TAC Anglicans’ request to Vatican

Released by the House of Bishops of the Anglican Church in America, Traditional Anglican Communion 3 March 2010 We, the House of Bishops of the Anglican Church in America of the Traditional Anglican Communion have met in Orlando, Florida, together … Continue reading

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