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When Banks — And Other Institutions — Try to Change the World

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

The primary concern of the people who ran the Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) — the bank that just went bust — was not banking. Nor was it making money for the bank’s shareholders or safeguarding the funds of its depositors. Their primary concern was social activism — LGBTQIA+, DEI...

Why the Left Is Pro-Mask

Tuesday, March 7, 2023

The world’s most trusted evaluator of medical studies, the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, has just released as close to a conclusive report on the effectiveness of masks against respiratory viruses such as COVID-19 as we are likely to have for the foreseeable future. The report asses...

Twelve Hundred Synagogues Desecrated Judaism This Past Shabbat

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

This past Shabbat (Sabbath) was a dark day in American Jewish history. Once again — this time within Judaism — the rule that the Left destroys everything it touches was exemplified. Twelve hundred American synagogues participated in “Repro-Shabbat.” “Repro” is short for ̶...

What Are Judeo-Christian Values?

Tuesday, February 14, 2023

The term “Judeo-Christian values” is frequently used. I am one who uses it. I do so for the same reason the late great British prime minister Margaret Thatcher did: “The truths of the Judaic-Christian tradition,” she said, “are infinitely precious, not only, as I believ...

Why My Synagogue May Change Its Prayer for America

Tuesday, February 7, 2023

This is the prayer my synagogue reads aloud each Shabbat (Sabbath) morning: “Eternal God, we ask Your continued blessings for our country, the United States of America — a beacon of light, liberty, and justice in a darkened world. Sustain us in times of uncertainty; guard us from calamit...

LGBTQ+ ‘Pride’ Is Totalitarian

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

This past Saturday night, the New York Rangers National Hockey League (NHL) team did something almost unbelievable. Though scheduled to wear LGBTQ “Pride” jerseys during pregame warmups, not one member of the team did so. Another recent example of defying LGBTQ+ “Pride” jerse...

Who’s More Irrational — The Religious or the Irreligious?

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

There are very few things conservatives, liberals and leftists agree on. But if they are irreligious, they all agree that religious Americans are more irrational than irreligious Americans. It is a secular axiom that secularism and secular people are rooted in reason, whereas religion and the religi...

Is the Conscience Reliable?

Tuesday, January 10, 2023

“A person’s moral sense of right and wrong, viewed as acting as a guide to one’s behavior” — the dictionary definition of “conscience.” Whenever I make the common-sense argument that people need to hold themselves accountable to a morality-giving, morality-j...

America Has Become the Greatest Exporter of Destructive Ideas

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

At the present time, China is the greatest threat to world stability, Russia is the world’s premier aggressor-nation, and Islamist groups are the primary exporters of terror and (religious) totalitarianism. And, for the first time in history, America is the world’s major exporter of destructive idea...

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