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America IS something to celebrate

A recent Bloomberg poll found that just 26% of Americans fell the country is on the right track, while a whopping 66% fell it is on the wrong track. And, according to a recent Gallup poll, 55% of Americans felt it was likely that today’s children would face a lower standard of living than their parents. Then, a Rasmussen poll released last week found that 46% of likely voters feel that America’s best days are in the past. Just 37% feel our best days are still ahead. If this is true, what’s to celebrate this July 4th? Continue reading

Senator Obama: Do you really want to know when life begins?

On the eve of the Pope Benedict the 16th’s first visit to the U.S., today’s health headlines contain the two very different views of two very prominent African-Americans about unborn children in their mother’s wombs.

In one story, Presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Barrack Obama confided that he did not really understand the biological fact that human life begins at conception.

Obama said, “This is something that I have not, I think, come to a firm resolution on.” He went on to say, “I think it’s very hard to know what that means, when life begins. Is it when a cell separates? Is it when the soul stirs?” Continue reading