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Rev. John Piper: Unarmed Christians for Jesus!

Written by Gary North on December 26, 2015


The humanistic state needs chaplains. Its most effective chaplains in the United States are recruited from the ranks of the evangelical Protestants. I wrote about this in 1980, although I used Great Britain’s leading evangelical as the model. I republished that essay earlier this month: “Humanism’s Chaplains.” The timing could not have been better. John […]

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Massacres by Trousered Apes

Posted on December 5, 2015


Joe Sobran was my favorite columnist before he died in 2010. He offered more good sense per paragraph than anyone else. In 1993, William F. Buckley publicly fired Sobran from National Review. I had known for three decades that Buckley was the liberal establishment’s token conservative intellectual. That act confirmed it. He had also become […]

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The Unspoken Truth About Gun Control

Written by Gary North on October 10, 2015


Political activists are more entrenched on this issue than any other issue in American life. Somebody might say that legalized abortion would be the top candidate. I don’t think that’s the case. Opponents of abortion are not going to change, but the degree of commitment has faded over the last two decades. The futility of […]

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They Shoot Christians, Don’t They?

Written by Gary North on October 3, 2015


The NBC News version of the story of the Oregon massacres said this: High school student Autumn Vicari told NBC News her 19-year-old brother J.J. was in a room filled with students at the college when the gunman entered. According to her brother’s account, Vicari said at one point the shooter told people to stand […]

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Vince Vaughn on Gun Rights

Posted on June 2, 2015


World famous comedian and movie star Vince Vaughn came out with a double barrel defense of gun rights during a recent interview, calling for guns in schools and arguing the Second Amendment is intended to defend against “the supreme power of a corrupt and abusive government.” The star of the new season of the hit […]

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Backfire: Gun-Buying Mania

Written by Gary North on April 11, 2015


In 2013, President Obama tried to get a few ticky-tacky gun control laws through Congress.  He never even got this through the Senate. Now that effort has backfired, big time. The American firearms industry is as healthy as ever, seeing an unprecedented surge that has sent production of guns soaring to more than 10.8 million […]

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Shrinking Mainline Protestant Churches Promote Gun Control

Written by Gary North on February 10, 2015


Leaders of the mainline denominations, as their aging members die off and are not replaced, have decided to speed up the timetable to invisibility. They are coming out in favor of gun control. Meanwhile, evangelical church members are overwhelmingly in favor of Second Amendment liberties. A liberal writing in The Atlantic blames this on education. […]

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Sharia Law and Gun Control

Written by Gary North on January 24, 2015


Freedom of the press is now a moot point in Europe. Freedom of the press is related to the right to keep and bear arms: Amendments 1 and 2 of the U.S. Constitution. If you don’t have the right to keep and bear arms, you don’t have freedom of the press. The state cannot protect […]

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