I praise the poor

by Ellis Washington -- The poor ye always have with you ... ~ Jesus Christ Where would most politicians be today without the ubiquitous poor? "Oh Madame Poor, how so many craven more…

PC = perversity (not political) correctness

by Ellis Washington -- The bronze statue "Belle" was unveiled March 2007 in Amsterdam's Red Light District and dedicated to prostitutes around the world. There are six things doth the Lord hate: more…

Rep. William Jefferson and other false prophets

by Ellis Washington -- William F. Buckley, the father of the modern conservative movement and my intellectual godfather, once stated: "We eschew the recital of our credenda." I used those august words more…

Symposium: A Socratic dialogue on greatness

by Ellis Washington -- Mediocrities, I absolve you, everyone, for I am your champion! ~ Salieri (Movie "Amadeus" (1984) Socrates (470-399 B.C.) was a famous Greek philosopher from Athens who taught Plato, more…

'De-Islamatization': Why it must be done

by Ellis Washington -- Is there not a cause? ~ David (c. 1040 B.C.) Until philosophers rule as kings or those who are now called kings and leading men genuinely and adequately more…

The curse of beauty

by Ellis Washington -- In all Israel there was none to be so much praised as Absalom for his beauty: from the sole of his foot even to the crown of his more…

Justice Clarence Thomas – my friend

by Ellis Washington -- ... as far as I'm concerned, it is a high-tech lynching for uppity blacks who in any way deign to think for themselves, to do for themselves, to more…