WHEN DADDY HAS FAITH

After studying 130 families across the country—including Christians, Jews, Mormons and Muslims—Marks and fellow researcher David Dollahite concluded that “religious beliefs play a critical role for many men in their involvement with children.” Their research is highlighted in a chapter they wrote for the book, Why Fathers Count.
Marks provides three reasons why religious beliefs and […]

USA: ITS GOOD TO BE THE KING (of arms)

By Laura MacInnis
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States has 90 guns for every 100 citizens, making it the most heavily armed society in the world, a report released on Tuesday said. U.S. citizens own 270 million of the world’s 875 million known firearms, according to the Small Arms Survey 2007 by the Geneva-based Graduate […]

HISTORY: WHEN 3 WORDS MAKE ALL THE DIFFERENCE

Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Staff Writer, Mon Aug 27, 2007
Civil unions between male couples existed around 600 years ago in medieval Europe, a historian now says.
Historical evidence, including legal documents and gravesites, can be interpreted as supporting the prevalence of homosexual relationships hundreds of years ago, said Allan Tulchin of Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania.
If accurate, the […]

YET ANOTHER BLACK CRIME REPORT THAT AVOIDS WHOLE TRUTH

Nearly half US murder victims are black: report ; Aug 9 04:22 PM US/Eastern
African-Americans are victims of nearly half the murders committed in the United States despite making up only 13 percent of the population, a report published Thursday showed.
Around 8,000 of nearly 16,500 murder victims in 2005, or 49 percent, were black Americans, according […]

WHY THE GUN IS CIVILIZATION…

WHY THE GUN IS CIVILIZATION…..By Maj. L. Caudill USMC (Ret)
Human beings only have two ways to deal with one another: reason and force. If you want me to do something for you, you have a choice of either convincing me via argument, or force me to do your bidding under threat of force. Every […]

NEWT: WORLD THAT WORKS, OTHER DOES NOT

The Difference Between Disney World and the Detroit Public Schools
Meanwhile, back at Disney World, as I wandered around with Maggie and Robert, I was reminded once again of the world that works and the world that fails.
Disney works. It works because it’s focused on the customer. It works because every person it hires is trained […]