The Left Silences the Right-Wing Lambs on ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’


Conservatives once purported to believe in a set of ideas and ideals. But now it seems they only believe in acquiring political power for power’s sake. Thus, they all too often avoid substantive discussion about controversial issues like ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.’ And so it is that they are losing the battle for America.

NewsReal Blog Book Club: Calvin Freiburger’s Favorites


It’s NewsReal Sunday so perhaps it’s appropriate that for today’s NRB Book Club we feature the selections of Calvin Freiburger who lists several religiously-themed titles in addition to some political picks:
Think a Second Time by Dennis Prager—in a series of short essays, the incomparable Dennis Prager applies his trademark reason and clarity to politics, [...]

Repealing Don’t Ask Don’t Tell: Smart Politics, But What About Implementation?


With tanking poll numbers, his key policy initiative in shambles, and once impenetrable Democratic seats feeling the strange, terrifying prospect of competition, there seems to be a tragic-yet-inescapable truth about our super-cool, genius president who was once “sort of God”:
Frankly, it kind of sucks to be Barack Obama right about now.
The President isn’t out of [...]