David Livingstone – Scottish Missionary and Explorer
David Livingstone was a Scottish missionary, abolitionist and physician known for his explorations of the Africa continent during the mid-19th century. He was born into poverty and overcame adversity to become one of the most famous of the European missionaries and explorers who opened up the interior of Africa during the 19th-century. Such was his legendary status that when he died, his body was returned from Africa for burial in Westminster Abbey.
Why Our Lost – Nation Must FIND Its Way?
Many, who have, consistently, been proud of, being an American, because of the rights and freedoms, it represents, and the example, we have, previously, set, for the rest – of – the – world, feel, this lost – nation, has lost – its – way, and must, sooner, rather than later, FIND its way, if we are to restore, ourselves, to the land – of – the – free! There seems, to be, a greater degree of polarization, and division, today, than at any time, in recent memory! In the past – four years, during the administration of President Donald Trump, we have…
5 Hate – Related American Challenges!
President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, in describing the many challenges, this nation, faced, in the years, coming – up, – to, and including World War II, declared, in his first Inaugural Address, in 1933, The only thing we have to fear is fear – itself. It seems, today, the main thing, this country should be fearing, is the escalation in the number of hate – crimes, against various ethnic, racial, and religious groups! Although, under – the – surface, there has always been, some prejudice/ bias, and, even, hatred, most of us, predominantly, remember, a few, localized groups, such as Ku Klux…
Disputing/ Debunking 5 Political Myths/ Lies!
Why do so many Americans, seem to, equate their opinions, wishes, or desires, with real facts? If you are like many others, by now, you may be, sick – and – tired, of constantly, listening to so many people, who express their opinion, and/ or, that of some politicians, or members of the media, as being, the truth! One might believe, he can change someone’s minds, by showing them, the reality, but, unfortunately, in most cases, many seem to refuse to consider, anything, which doesn’t directly, align, with reality!
Who Is Responsible for Content? Who Is Supposed to Figure Out the Difference Between Fact & Fiction?
Who is responsible for content? Is it the media company or are consumers supposed to figure out the difference between fact and fiction? Caveat Emptor is more appropriate in today’s day and age of media.
More Pandemic Corruption: Refusal to Fully Recognize Natural Immunity
The newest wrinkle on pandemic corruption is how most of the medical and public health establishment refuses to accept immunity, obtained through COVID infection, as equivalent to or even better than the artificial immunity obtained from vaccines. The reason is simple. The more that natural immunity is accepted, the more reason there is to reject getting one of the experimental COVID vaccines.
Biblical Values of Christian Life
Without Biblical values there is no purpose or spiritual inspiration in a Christian’s life. Christian life provides a spiritual language and ethical culture to follow a balanced, wholesome life that sets the moral and social foundation. It provides guidance, knowledge and faith so that we can find real meaning and satisfaction in our lives.
5 Reasons We Need Separation Of Church And State, Now, More Than Ever!
The United States was founded, by our Founding Fathers, with an emphasis, on the need, for separation of church, and state! Unlike, most nations, they purposely, did not wish, to have, a State Religion, because, they wanted to emphasize, the hopefully, welcoming nature, of the new nation! Based, on that, although, religious institutions, have been granted, tax – free status, etc, one of the requires, has always been, no, official, politics, was permitted, on the premises, of that institution!
Why We Must End The HATRED?
If, you feel, the number, frequency, and severity, of hate crimes, we witness, today, is extremely, concerning, you are, in, good – company, because, many of us, feel, the same way! If, we hope to see a greater nation, we must, sooner, rather than later, stop the HATRED, both, in the nearer – term, and in the longer – run! In recent days, the degree of polarization, racial/ ethnic hatred, and the tendency to blame others, for every one of our national ills/ problems/ challenges/ obstacles, is clear, and present danger!
6 Things Every American Needs And Deserves!
While, we have always, witnessed, partisan – politics, in some forms, in this nation, it seems, in recent memory, never, to the degree, we see it, today! When, this behavior, transforms itself, into, being, obstructionists, and, little, of consequence, seems to get achieved, and/ or, even, addressed, doesn’t that seem, to be, concerning, the quality future, the generations – to – follow, need and deserve? When nearly, every American, needs and deserves, certain things, and, politics, interferes, we must address this, sooner, rather than later!
America’s Greatest Challenge May Be What Some Citizens Believe!: 5 Examples
When, any public leader (especially, an elected one), tells his supporters, they should believe, what he tells them, rather than, what, any open – minded, individual, might see, with his own – eyes, it should be concerning! However, when so many, do so, it seems to indicate, perhaps, the greatest challenge, to this nation, and its ability, to maintain/ keep its commitment, to the principles, it was founded – upon, and, most of the rest, of the world, traditionally, look, to us, for leadership, it may create, a truly, clear, and present danger! In the past, few years, we have…
We Can’t Afford To Compromise, Addressing These 6 Public Needs!
It, often, seems, certain public leaders/ elected officials, find it, or believe it’s, beneficial, to them, to avoid, taking – on, any issues, etc, which, might, either, be controversial, or risk, losing them votes, and/ or, support of certain, core supporters! Isn’t it bad, for this nation, when/ if, those, we elect, supposedly, to serve and represent us, our needs, and the relevant, sustainable, best interests, of our nation, refuse to do so, but, put their personal/ political agenda, and/ or, self – interest, ahead of the necessary, priorities, into the future, in a relevant, sustainable, well – considered, manner?…
Where Has Our American SPIRIT Gone?
Many of us, who have witnessed, the United States of America, in previous eras/ times, as compared to today, and wondered, what’s happened to the principles. ideology, and SPIRIT, for – good, this nation, has stood – for, and represented, since its inception! When, the level of polarization, and partisan politics, is at this unprecedented level, it pits us, against each other, rather than seeking, a meeting – of – the – minds, for the greater good!
What It Means To Be A Real, AMERICAN Leader?
Wouldn’t it, make sense, if, we had, some sort, of guidelines/ directions, for, what type of individual, we needed, to be the finest, possible, AMERICAN leader? Rather than, paying, so much attention, to personalities, denials, apparent, conspiracy theories, populist statements/ rhetoric, etc, we need, to select, the finest, potential, leaders, based on, how they might perform their duties, and whether, the individual is, ready, willing, and/ or, able, to make a difference, for the better, for our nation, and citizens! When, we witness, so – little, apparent willingness, to address the pressing issues, of the day, and into the future, it should…
6 Reasons Most Foreign Leaders Seem Pleased With The Change in US Leadership!
The United States of America’s image,abroad, has significantly, rebounded, as a result of the perceived, change in both direction and tone, from the lowest level, in recent memory, in the previous administration, to the present one! The low perceptions, were, especially, true, in areas, regions, and nations, which, always, considered us, as historic – allies! According to Pew Research, in surveys of 12 specific publics, from 2020, and recently, found, while 75%, expressed confidence, in the Biden administration, only, 17%,, felt, that way, about the administration, and leadership, from President Donald Trump!