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The sad state of freedom in America

By |September 29th, 2015|Categories: Ideas, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

(By Mark Hillman, <em>'76</em> Contributor) Some 30 years ago, a common retort by my classmates when told that we could not do something was, "It's a free country, isn't it? I don't hear that rhetorical [...]

Religious origins of the gay rights movement

By |July 26th, 2015|Categories: Politics, Religion|Tags: , , , , , |

(By Phil Mitchell, CCU Faculty) Many of my conservative friends are wondering how the gay rights movement won the court battles—and probably the battle for public opinion—all so quickly.  To understand this one must examine [...]

Candidates’ rhetoric reveals tenfold reality gap

By |July 22nd, 2015|Categories: Politics|Tags: , , , , , , |

(By Brad Hughes, Centennial Fellow) Unlike the usual top 10 list that makes you smile, here’s one to make you frown.  Listening to the news, I noted these top 10 problems – each defined as [...]

Are we ready for genderless marriage and parenting?

By |March 20th, 2014|Categories: Culture Wars, Politics|Tags: , , , |

(’76 Contributor) “The alleged right to same-sex marriage that the State claims the Plaintiffs are seeking is simply the same right that is currently enjoyed by heterosexual individuals: the right to make a public commitment to form an exclusive relationship and create a family with a partner with whom the person shares an intimate and sustaining emotional bond,” wrote the judge. […]