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Unseen Hand

Unseen Hand

Jul 25 , 2016 | Posted by: Charlie | Agenda 21 | 5 Comments

It's very obvious that President Obama is a globalist and would like to be able to tie the entire planet together with trade treaties, international nuclear agreements, open borders, endless foreign aid packages and allowing the United Nations ...

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The Good, the Bad and the Unmentionable

The Good, the Bad and the Unmentionable

Jul 22 , 2016 | Posted by: Charlie | Life | 6 Comments

 For close to twenty years now I have been involved in writing an autobiography, an account of my life beginning with my earliest remembrances and coming up to the present time.

I wanted to have it finished long ago but could not ...

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The Implications of Uncontrolled Rage

The Implications of Uncontrolled Rage

Jul 18 , 2016 | Posted by: Charlie | Law enforcement | 2 Comments

The recent killing of police officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge were not the result of some demented person getting out of bed one morning and deciding to gun down a couple of cops.

The Dallas shooting was choreographed, orchestrated and ...

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Radical Islamic Terrorism's Perfect Storm

Radical Islamic Terrorism's Perfect Storm

Jul 15 , 2016 | Posted by: Charlie | France, Terrorism | 2 Comments

As I write this on Friday morning, my prayers go out to the people of France, whose innocent citizens have again been targeted by senseless, brutal, demonic terrorists, claiming to be practicing the tenets of a faith that knows no bounds of ...

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Living on the Edge

Living on the Edge

Anarchy - a situation of confusion and wild behavior in which the people in a country, group, organization, etc., are not controlled by rules or laws. – Merriam-Webster Dictionary

The recent shooting deaths of five Dallas police ...

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Better or Worse?

Better or Worse?

Jul 8 , 2016 | Posted by: Charlie | America, Elections, Politics | 9 Comments

In the last presidential debate of the 1980 election, Ronald Reagan asked a simple question:

“Are you better off than you were four years ago?”

It was a thought provoking question to a nation that was experiencing 16% inflation ...

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The Old Double Standard

The Old Double Standard

If any ordinary citizen had done one tenth of what Hillary Clinton has done, they would be whiling away several years of their lives in a federal prison.

But let's put the felonious part aside for a minute and consider the woman's judgment....

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Celebration - My Beautiful America

Celebration - My Beautiful America

Jul 1 , 2016 | Posted by: Charlie | America, Independence Day | 5 Comments

As America celebrates her 240th birthday, it's hard not to become fixated on the numerous and critical challenges we face.

But just for today, lets concentrate on the challenges we have faced, the social and fiscal mountains we've conquered,...

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The Case for Term Limits

The Case for Term Limits

Jun 27 , 2016 | Posted by: Charlie | Politics | 9 Comments

As an avid supporter of term limits, I have addressed this subject in this column many times over the years and have received some valid and sensible opposition to my opinion.

The basic counter argument is that the bi-yearly or ...

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Communication

Communication

Jun 24 , 2016 | Posted by: Charlie | Technology | 5 Comments

When it comes to education - by today's standards - I am way behind the curve. Things like digital technology and "the new math" came along long after I had picked up my high school diploma, along with the other 21 graduates in the class of 1955 ...

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