In the new appropriation bills the House passed and President will probably sign I just read that federal employees are going to receive a 3.1% pay increase. I think that’s great. But, what about the Social Security recipients? They only get a 1.6% adjustment to their meager monthly checks. What gives? Retirees couldn’t use a little extra money, too?
This is taken from a Newsweek article written by Jason Lemon, first published on October 23, 2019, and titled “PASTOR WARNS IF TRUMP IS REMOVED FROM OFFICE, ‘GUYS THAT KNOW HOW TO FIGHT’ WILL HUNT DOWN DEMOCRATS.”
Really? Is this what our nation has come to? A Christian pastor advocating violence over a political event like impeachment? Violence? From a religious leader in this country, regardless of the religion or the number of followers he might have?
Read some of the article for yourself. See if you don’t agree that maybe we’ve gone too far with this political mess we have in our nation’s capital. Continue reading
The European settler came to America to escape oppression, mainly religious, in his country. Unlike what we experience in this country today, many places around the world, especially during the 17th and 18th centuries, prohibit freedom of religion. Even today, there are countries that make demands of their citizenry as to which religion can be practiced, with consequences for those that do not follow the doctrine of the ruling minority. Where you are born and raised determines your religious beliefs. Continue reading