There are calls in the news these days from worried politicians wringing their hands over gridlock in congress. The crisis of the hour concerns money; one faction wants to keep spending it as though there is no tomorrow; the other insists that tomorrow was yesterday and the spending must stop. Both sides are intractable, nothing gets […]
Monthly Archives: September 2011
Tell it to Lincoln
What Did They Fear?
“Congress shall make no laws respecting an establishment of religion” Constitution of the United States of America; 1st amendment 1787 Human beings act out of fear when they write laws; fear of loss, fear of injury, fear of harm, real or imagined, to the individual or the community. If you want to understand […]