Monthly Archives: February 2012

Persecution in Iran

Today, Rep. Joe Pitts (PA) introduced a resolution calling for the release of an Iranian sentenced to death by hanging—Youcef Nadarkhani. Nadarkhani has been in prison since 2009. His crime—refusing to renounce his faith in Isa (Jesus of Nazareth). Nadarkhani … Continue reading

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Invisible Jeremy Lin

Have you ever felt invisible? Jeremy Lin understands. Today Lin is an NBA celebrity. Two weeks ago he was an unknown benchwarmer sleeping on his brother’s couch. He wondered if he was about to be fired for the third time … Continue reading

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Smart People vs. Children

Why should “educated” people loathe families with more than 1.8 children? Yesterday The New Yorker featured a column criticizing presidential candidate Rick Santorum. Columnists are certainly welcome to praise or criticize any candidate they choose, but the hateful tone and … Continue reading

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