Today marks a truly monumental anniversary: 800 years ago, at Runnymede Meadow, England, King John signed Magna Carta, June 15, 1215: [emphasis added to quotes]
Magna Carta established for the first time the principle that everybody, including the king, was subject to the law.
Posted in Constitutional Rights, Ideology, Immigration, Natural Born Citizen Discussion, Obama Family, Open Threads
Tagged Anglosphere, Barack Hussein Obama II, Daniel Hannan, Fundamental Transformation, King John, linguistic determinism, Magna Carta, negative rights, open thread, Runnymede
A while ago, Obama’s “senior adviser”, the unelected Valerie Jarrett, spoke out (on Obama’s behalf, and apparently with his blessing) against therapies intended to change sexual orientation. Obama wants to ban these therapies, arguing that they’re psychologically harmful. My immediate reactions were: Where and when did he get his psychiatric degree? And, what about freedom of choice?
If the patient wants the therapy, why should the government BAN the therapy? Isn’t the psychological well-being of the individual more important than political correctness or the ideology of a small subset of the population?
Guess not. But I digress …
Obama recently announced his newest initiative, My Brother’s Keeper Alliance. This “alliance” follows and compliments his previous similar initiative, My Brother’s Keeper Challenge. [emphasis added to quotes]
Posted in Ageism, Constitutional Rights, Government Policies, Ideology, National Policy, Open Threads, Racism, Sexism
Tagged Ageism, Barack Hussein Obama II, Chicks on the Right, My Brother's Keeper Alliance, My Brother's Keeper Challenge, racism, Roger Clegg, Sexism, Todd Starnes
Thanks to the Gateway Pundit, we learn that once again Obama has trash-talked his own (alleged) country, this time at the “Summit of the Americas”:
I am the first one to acknowledge that America’s application to concern around human rights has not always been consistent. And, I’m certainly mindful that there are dark chapters in our own history in which we have not always observed the principles and ideals upon which the country was founded.
Posted in Ideology, Open Threads, Radical Groups
Tagged Barack Hussein Obama II, Born Alive infants Protection Act, female genital mutilation, honor killings, Human Rights, Islam, Panama, Summit of the Americas, wife beating
Natural born citizen. Our Constitution requires presidents to be natural born citizens. “NO PERSON” can become president unless that person is a natural born citizen. Let’s parse the phrase.
Posted in Cruz eligibility, Elections, Natural Born Citizen Discussion, Open Threads
Tagged 14th Amendment, Barack Hussein Obama II, birthright citizenship, born citizen, John Jay, Natural Born Citizen, naturalized citizen, open thread, Ted Cruz, Vattel
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Let’s count the lies (or “discrepancies”) in this story, supposedly first published in 1990. The full text follows, for purposes of education and analysis, with “discrepancies” highlighted, links provided to contradictory evidence, and comments inserted in brackets:
So Obama says,
Religion is not responsible for violence and terrorism. People are responsible for violence and terrorism.