Even missionaries despair once in a while

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2826865" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Albert Schweitzer[/caption] Albert Schweitzer was born Jan. 14, 1875, in a village in Alsace, Germany. The son of a Lutheran-Evangelical pastor, he won acclaim more…

College students celebrate by wearing dummy suicide belts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_482445" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Fatah parade[/caption] University campuses long have been the scene of protests, from anti-Vietnam to pro-marijuana. They've turned violent, as at Kent State, and they've often pitted more…

The real reason Georgia was founded

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2823505" align="aligncenter" width="600"] James Oglethorpe making treaty with Indians[/caption] Early in his career, Eugene of Savoy, under the command of Polish King Jan Sobieski, helped defeat 200,000 more…

Only 1 good thing came out of French Revolution

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2209465" align="aligncenter" width="600"] French Revolution[/caption] "All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing." This famous quote was from British statesman more…

Entire class punished for 'microaggressive' comments

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Campus Reform) A Columbia University professor recently described how an entire class was punished after some students used “microaggressive” language in an online chat. Matthea Marquart, who teaches more…