Is the Church to Blame?

John Earnest was an earnest anti-Semite. Before opening fire in the Chabad Synagogue near San Diego during a Passover service on April 28, he published a rambling online manifesto that praised Adolf Hitler and condemned Jews to hell. In addition, Earnest expressed hatred of Islam, posting invectives against Muslims and...

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Of Planks and Specks

  In my day, heroes like JFK, Mickey Mantle and George Reeves did not have feet of clay. They were photogenic, stainless-steel men who stared down commies, smacked grand-slams and soared through the air to the rescue. As a kid, I didn’t dream of them cheating on their wives, smoking cigarettes, cussing a...

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