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Calvin Coolidge, the Last of the Jeffersonians

by Diane Rufino, June 19, 2019 (based on very large part on Brion McClanahan’s book “9 Presidents Who Screwed Up America (and 4 Who Tried to Save Her), pp. 257-259) In an era when the States have been reduced to … Continue reading

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Tea Party Big Mouth, Amy Kremer, Claims SHE Started the Tea Party Movement

(Photo credit: Fox News) by Diane Rufino, June 16, 2019 Just recently, I heard something absolutely offensive from Amy Kremer, spokeswoman for Women For Trump (and from what I can tell, the only member!) This past week-end, Amy was stumping … Continue reading

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Jack Phillips: Still Persecuted for his Religious Beliefs

(Photo courtesy of Premier Christian Radio) by Diane Rufino, June 13, 2019 This article goes to a question that I have posed for many years now: Is a society so predicated on Individual Liberty doomed to destroy itself? We are … Continue reading

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ANATOMY OF A SUPREME COURT CASE: District of Columbia v. Heller (2008)

  (Photo credit: Median) by Diane Rufino, May 25, 2019 The case District of Columbia v. Heller is the landmark Supreme Court case decided in 2008, and written by the late great conservative Justice Antonin Scalia, which finally looked at … Continue reading

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The Day the Heartbeat Died

by Diane Rufino, June 6, 2019 It was a very sad day in North Carolina yesterday at the NC General Assembly… a very tragic day indeed. Yesterday, members of the NC House had the opportunity to over-ride Governor Cooper’s veto … Continue reading

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Rejection of the Electoral College is the Surest Path to the Destruction of This Country

by Traci Griggs (NC Family Policy Matters, April 18, 2019), with an intro by Diane Rufino, May 28, 2019 Rejection of the Electoral College is the Surest Path to the Destruction of this Country. It seems fewer and fewer Americans … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: “And The Band Played On” (A Comprehensive Analysis of the AIDS Epidemic in the 1980’s), by Randy Shilts

Review by Diane Rufino, April 28, 2019 I just finished reading a truly wonderful book – AND THE BAND PLAYED ON, by Randy Shilts. The book chronicles the AIDS epidemic of the 1980’s, focusing on the cases, the symptoms, the … Continue reading

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