What Obama really believes

by Mychal Massie -- It's not what the alleged pastor Michael Pfleger, whom Barack Obama declared "a close associate, a spiritual adviser and a key source of spiritual guidance," said at Obama's more…

Forget change, America needs leaders!

by Mychal Massie -- Mea culpas and genuflection after the fact notwithstanding – if, as a presidential candidate in 2000, George W. Bush had made as indefensible and utterly naïve a comment more…

The bitterness racket comes to Missouri

by Mychal Massie -- In the New Testament Gospel of Matthew, chapter 23:37-39, Matthew writes of Jesus' lament over Jerusalem. Space constraints prevent me from doing a full exegesis per the breadth more…

Politics and prostitution

by Mychal Massie -- Politicians are akin to those who practice that which is conventionally referred to as the "oldest profession." They'll say and/or promise to be the very best right up more…

Vandals of the Constitution

by Mychal Massie -- A reader recently reminded me of a poignant, though fictional, account attributed to Taylor Caldwell. While I do not recall which of her works it appeared in, its more…

Michelle Obama's inner demons

by Mychal Massie -- Hillary Clinton is a lot of things to the public. She is a polarizing figure, who at her very best, plays "foot loose and fancy free" with the more…

Well-meaning separatists

by Mychal Massie -- I don't know who Tony Caputo is, apart from being a person whose mailing list I have found myself on. He might be the most sincere, well-meaning person more…

Pastor preached what Obamas believe

by Mychal Massie -- Barack Obama's "More Perfect Union" speech of March 18 was a transpicuous opprobrium intended to obfuscate, shift blame and cast all churchdom in the same light as his more…

N-word a term of endearment?

by Mychal Massie -- Would any reasonable parent call her little girl an ugly, stupid, b--ch ho as a way of showing affection? Would a husband call his wife a sloppy, dirty more…

'Obaman' theology

by Mychal Massie -- Barack Hussein Obama told a gathering in Nelsonville, Ohio on March 2 that he is "a devout Christian," that he prays "to Jesus every night" and tries to more…