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If Paul was a “Hebrew of Hebrews,” David Horowitz was a Lefty of Lefties

In the early days of NFL films, legendary Green Bay Packers’ coach Vince Lombardi stood on the sidelines with a look of frustration and bewilderment as he watched his team’s blundering play. In a moment that was more reflective of his mood than his greatness as a coach, the mic’d-up Lombardi famously shouted, “What the … Read more

One of the Greatest Conservative Minds of Our Time Visits Birmingham

Socialist Radical to Culture Warrior: the Improbable Life of David Horowitz David Horowitz was born to Phil and Blanche Horowitz in New York City in 1939.  His parents were dedicated members of the American Communist Party and strong supporters of Joseph Stalin.  Dedicated.  Yes, while other American families watched The Lone Ranger or The Adventures … Read more

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

This morning in church my pastor, Danny Wood, preached on James 1:2-12: “Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, 3 because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. 4 Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. 5 If … Read more

March Madness to the Final Four: Clash of Civilizations Edition

If you are a sports fan then you know that we are in the midst of “March Madness,” that is, the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.  For the uninitiated, a committee picks 64 college teams, and over the course of a few weeks those teams play until the field is whittled down to the “Final Four.”  … Read more