The Theology of Obamacare

And so, my friends, the Supreme Court of the United States, or SCOTUS, has spoken. In a 5-4 decision, the Affordable Care Act, more commonly referred to as Obamacare, was ruled Constitutional, not under the Commerce Clause, mind you, as was originally argued before the SCOTUS by the Obama administration, but as a tax, a label which, ironically, …

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What Black Democrats Could Learn From a Town Drunk

I recently came across an opinion piece written by CNN Contributor Roland Martin entitled 'Romney smart to speak to NAACP'. In the article, Martin presents his rationale for why such an appearance could be advantageous to the presumptive Republican presidential nominee and the Republican party in reaching out to black voters. However, in digesting Martin's hypothesis, I …

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The Pinocchio Theory

You know who you are. Don't you? Sure you do. You're one of those people who, back in November 2008, voted for a candidate for President for no other reason than he is black. Yes, you did. You know this to be true. In your heart, you know it. And yet, here we are, four …

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Just a thought…

"America is inherently unfair. It's supposed to be. America is inherently unequal. It's supposed to be. Your 'equal opportunity' came to fruition on the day God allowed you to be born. Since then, it has been entirely up to you. 'Equal' does not mean 'equitable'. There is a distinct difference between the two. The great conundrum of living in a free society is that the person next to you is free to be more assertive, more gifted, more intelligent and more creative than you. Likewise, you are equally as free to try and close that gap - or not. The choice is yours." - Darrell B. Harrison via Facebook June 4, 2012