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Christian Conservatives Divided Over Common Core Education Standards
Originally Posted: 10/17/2013 - 3:53pm | Type: Blog

Even though the Rev. Samuel Rodriguez had a 3.9 GPA in high school, his teachers kept pushing him to be a car mechanic. Even though the Rev. Samuel Rodriguez had a 3.9 GPA in high ...

One Man's Uphill Fight to Change Young Minds on Gay Marriage
Originally Posted: 06/24/2013 - 8:50am | Type: Blog

Ryan Anderson, 31, has planted himself on arguably the most unpopular stance for his generation: opposing gay marriage. Ryan Anderson has planted himself on arguably the most unpo ...

Conservatives Split on Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 05/07/2013 - 4:32pm | Type: Blog

A bitter public fight began on among conservatives on Monday over the cost of immigration reform. The Heritage Foundation released a study on Monday that estimate the bipartisan i ...

Jon Stewart on 'the Poors': Fridges & Microwaves & TVs, Oh My!
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 5:14pm | Type: Blog

WARNING: Sarcasm ahead. WARNING: Sarcasm ahead. Scandalous statistics reveal that nearly every household ( 99.9 percent according to the Heritage Foundation ) classified as ...

Texas School Board: The "Common Good" as Liberal Conspiracy
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:34am | Type: Blog

<strong> </strong></p> The Texas School Board has approved controversial new social studies standards . Some on the board appear more intent on imme ...

Why We're Talking About Glenn Beck and Social Justice
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:34am | Type: Blog

Jim Wallis is on vacation this week, but before leaving he wrote an <a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/03/26/AR2010032603630.html">op-ed for <em>The Washin ...

Love Glenn Beck as You Would Love Yourself
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:33am | Type: Blog

I haven't heard Glenn Beck's call to "run away" from churches that teach social justice. I haven't heard Glenn Beck's call to "run away" f ...

"Those People": Humanizing the Health Care Debate
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 2:18pm | Type: Blog

Recently I had the privilege of attending a health-care debate at the Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank. Recently I had the privilege of attending a health-care debate at ...