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Land That I Love

Posted by Alan on July 21, 2009 with 2 Comments
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In 2006, I left the land of my birth, the United States of America, and moved to Finland. My only reason for moving was to be wed to a woman that I loved, a Finn. I still love her dearly. But I miss my homeland.

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Government jobs — solution for unemployment?

Posted by Alan on January 21, 2009 with 2 Comments
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Why does the government (any government) collect taxes? The answer should be obvious. Government cannot create money. To get money, government must take it from someone who creates it.  You cry, “Foul! The government creates money all the time.”  No, the government prints money.

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Declaration of Independence

Posted by Alan on October 30, 2008 with 1 Comment
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There has been the suggestion that it may become necessary for Constitutional Americans to form a new government.  (See Joseph Farah’s column and my earlier post.) With this in mind, I have updated the preamble to the Declaration of Independence.  I have brought the language up to date from 18th century English and have modified […]

Constitution? What Constitution?

Posted by Alan on September 12, 2008 with No Comments
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Michael Farris wrote in a column on World Net Daily: There are only two meaningful ways to interpret the Constitution. The originalist theory is that the words mean the same thing today as they meant when they were written and ratified. This is an approach that is necessary if we believe in both self-government and […]

For whom shall we Christians vote?

Posted by ahlake on July 6, 2008 with 3 Comments
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A sister in Christ wrote to me asking for my insight in America’s next elections.  Here is my reply, modified to make it more understandable to those who don’t know us personally. I’d still prefer to vote for Alan Keyes, but you have to be able to think to want him in office.  I can […]

Christian States of America?

Posted by Alan on March 15, 2008 with 9 Comments
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One Nation Under God There are those who write about America’s problems and bemoan things that we see going on around us. They like to tell us that we must do something, but they seldom have a specific answer. Many of those that want us to do something have in mind the support of a […]