By Howard Kainz, The Catholic Thing - We hear much these days about the “Benedict Option,” inspired by Rod Dreher’s book by that name. Some Catholics surrounded by “nones” and liberals – and confronting public schools sexualizing students, local parishes preaching a watered-down hand-holding Catholicism, etc. – are seeking various forms of community as a defense against anti-Christian currents.
Rush Limbaugh - America is under attack from within. Our culture, our history, our founding are under the most direct assault I have seen in my life. And I’m sure it’s the same with you. We haven’t seen anything like this. You might even get away with saying that we are on the cusp of a second civil war. Some of you might say that we are already into it, that it has already begun. However you characterize it, though, we are under attack from within….
By Jason Jones and John Zmirak, The Stream - By “racism” we mean something specific. We mean the theory that subgroups of human beings are markedly different from each other. That they represent steps on a hierarchy. That some are better than others. That members of different groups have different moral importance.
Family Research Council - Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement calling the nation to prayer and reconciliation as the national divide grows deeper... “We are a divided nation that is in crisis. We are no longer talking to each other – only screaming at one another. We are like a married couple in crisis.