Students, alumni outraged, 'shaking' after Vice President Pence invited to give commencement
The vice president has very orthodox Christian beliefs - very traditional beliefs - that a vast majority of Christians believe. His political views are shared by a large section of America, so it's not a radical choice, and I think people should be able to engage and disagree with his views and do it in a mature fashion."
The Christian university has defended the decision. Paul Lowell Haines, the president of Taylor, praised the vice president as a "good friend to the University over many years," and "a Christian brother whose life and values have exemplified what we strive to instill in our graduates.‚ÄĚ...
Douglas Fir wrote: Doesn't it make you feel good to see those liberals go nuts?...Psalm 2:1 Why do the heathen rage and the people imagine a vain thing?
AMEN & HALLELUJAH !
I ESPECIALLY LOVE HOW HANDEL'S-MESSIAH FOLLOWS UP PSALM 2:1 IN GOD'S CLASSICAL/MUSICAL WORK WITH:
"HE THAT SITTETH IN THE HEAVENS SHALL LAUGH (THEM TO SCORN): THE LORD SHALL HAVE THEM IN DERISION."-PSALM 2:4
"THOU SHALT BREAK THEM (IN PIECES) WITH A ROD OF IRON; THOU SHALT DASH THEM IN PIECES LIKE A POTTER'S VESSEL"-PSALM 2:9
"THERE SHALL NO MAN BE ABLE TO STAND BEFORE YOU (O VP-MIKE PENCE !): FOR THE LORD YOUR GOD SHALL LAY THE FEAR OF YOU AND THE DREAD OF YOU UPON ALL THE LAND THAT YE SHALL TREAD UPON, AS HE HATH SAID UNTO YOU."-DEUTERONOMY 11:25
"HAPPY ART THOU, O [AMERICA]: WHO IS LIKE UNTO THEE, O PEOPLE SAVED BY THE LORD (via THE TRUMP OF GOD), THE SHIELD OF THY HELP, AND WHO IS THE SWORD OF THY EXCELLENCY ! AND THINE ENEMIES SHALL BE FOUND LIARS (ala THE FAKE-NEWS-MEDIA) UNTO THEE; AND THOU SHALT TREAD UPON THEIR HIGH PLACES (IN DC & DEEP-STATE- HELL-HOLES)."-DEUTRONOMY 33:29
"AND OUT OF [CHRIST'S] MOUTH GOETH A SHARP SWORD, THAT WITH IT HE SHOULD SMITE THE NATIONS: AND HE SHALL RULE THEM WITH A ROD OF IRON:"-REVELATION 19:15
mediabiasfactcheck.com wrote: .... In review, some articles we analysed offers support for Republicans such as ‚ÄúThis Deep-Red State Decided to Make a Serious Investment in Preschools. It‚Äôs Paying Off Big-Time‚ÄĚ, by praising Lawmakers such as Jeana Ross, Republican Secretary for the Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education, and Alabama state Senator Trip Pittman for their accomplishments in the states preschool program. On the other hand, they also have other articles we reviewed that has emotionally loaded headlines that are negative toward Republicans such as ‚ÄúPatriots Games, Birthday Bashes, and Vicious Tweets: Trump and Romney‚Äôs Failed Bromance.‚ÄĚ
In general, story selection moderately favors the left, although the progressive left tends to be criticized more often than the establishment left. adlines that are negative toward Republicans such as ‚ÄúPatriots Games, Birthday Bashes, and Vicious Tweets: Trump and Romney‚Äôs Failed Bromance.‚ÄĚ
excerpts from, "Mother Jones-left--center bias"
I use the above source as guidance not as gospel. Sometimes a bad source like WND has a good article, e.g., https://tinyurl.com/y6czaga9 ( The Jews Took No One's Land )
Free speech apparently does not include debate with the Left. To disagree with them is to transgress their rules on equity???
Democrat equity maintains that ..... "All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others. A proclamation by the pigs who control the government in the novel Animal Farm. (by George Orwell).
Another way they put it is, 'Do not dare to disobey, we are always right.'
From Article:- "Since making the announcement of Vice President Mike Pence's upcoming commencement speech, we have received feedback from people on either side of the issue. Taylor University is an intentional Christian community that strives to encourage positive, respectful and meaningful dialogue," Taylor University spokesman, James Garringer, said in a statement."
"We look forward to hosting the Vice President next month."
Alex Hoekstra wrote: Inviting Vice President Pence to Taylor University and giving him a coveted platform for his political views makes our alumni, faculty, staff and current students complicit in the Trump-Pence Administration's policies, which we believe are not consistent with the Christian ethic of love we hold dear....
excerpts from, "Protest U.S. Vice President Pence Delivering Commencement Address at Taylor University"
Surprising, the Fox News article didn't mention anything about the treatment of immigrants, legal and illegal.
Noah Lanard wrote: ...when it comes to swaying public opinion to its view that legal immigration should be all but eliminated, FAIR and its offshoots are farther from success than ever.
Twenty-five years ago, Democrats and Republicans felt the same way about immigrants: The Pew Research Center found that nearly two-thirds of both parties agreed they were a burden. Immigration critics were confident that those numbers would increase as a backlash to rising immigration took hold among native-born Americans. Instead, the opposite happened....
excerpts from, "Trump and His Allies Have Lost the Public Debate Over Immigration"