In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Rosh Hashanah Interlude

I will be away from sundown tonight until sundown Thursday as I celebrate Rosh Hashanah with my family. I look forward to being with you again tomorrow evening. To all of you who are observing the holiday, Shanah Tovah! And to everyone else, have a great day! Keith

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Beware Obama’s New Rights Racket

You have your rights. The Founding Fathers gave them to you. But now Obama wants to give you rights too. Like what he says is the “right” to health care. And other new rights he’s been talking about of late. What’s Obama up to? Well, only government can secure your “rights.” And so with your new rights will come a whole lot more government. And

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Obama: I didn’t Set a Red Line; Congress and the World Did

President Obama today sought to shift responsibility for his famous “red line” for action against Syria for the use of chemical weapons, saying his statement was no more than a response to “red lines” effectively drawn by Congress and the international community. “I didn’t set a red line: the world set a red line,” Obama said, referring to an international treaty banning the use of

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Obama Hasn’t Been to Church in Over Five Months

If President Obama is praying for guidance on how to handle Syria, he’s not doing it in church, where he has failed to set foot on more than five months. The president, who on the rare occasions when he does show up in a chapel often makes a high-profile stroll with his family across Lafayette Park from the White House to St. John’s Church, hasn’t

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The Obama Morning News || September 4, 2013

Senate strikes deal on resolution . . . Washington Post Obama seeks international support . . . The Hill Obama faces a skeptical public . . . Washington Post GOP caucus won’t easily follow leaders . . . Politico Hillary finally backs Obama on Syria . . . Politico Key GOP group opposes Syria strike . . . Examiner Cruz: “We’re not Al Qaeda’s air

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