O Little Town of Bethlehem – The Persecution of Christians In The Modern-Day City of Jesus’ Birth
…Christians in Bethlehem have been suffering from human rights abuses and economic hardships for years. But some are trying to bring a message of hope into their lives.
It could be described as a modern day exodus: Christians are leaving Palestinian Arab-controlled areas like Bethlehem in great numbers.
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Who Has The Best Solution For Profiling Criminals & Terrorists? Neal Boortz!
Earlier this week, the Obama administration announced new racial profiling guidelines. Eric Holder has called these guidelines a “major and important step forward to ensure effective policing.” Critics, however, see things differently, arguing the guidelines should include local law enforcement, while others complained that it was “loosely drafted.” Others have cited the exemptions included for certain federal agencies as being problematic. According to The Latin Post: | Read More »
Presenting ‘Common Ground On Common Core: Voices From Across The Political Spectrum’
A recently released book on Common Core has been received with acclaimed by Common Core critics across the political spectrum. The book is a compilation of ideologically diverse analyses from some of the top education activists and experts in the country. In one single volume, all of the issues arising from Common Core have been assembled, illuminating and making crystal clear its agenda. The name of | Read More »
Iran’s Nukes – Israel Reconsiders The Use of Force
Last Wednesday, the House of Representatives passed a resolution denouncing the Iranian government for its horrendous human rights violations. But, there is disagreement over whether peripheral issues, such as human rights violations and Iran’s support of terrorism should be included in the pending nuclear deal or not. Some maintain that the inclusion of these additional issues will make it more difficult to get Iran to agree | Read More »
While Negotiations Meander Along What Has Iran Been Up To?
According to new information released earlier this month, Iran’s nuclear program could be even further ahead than previously thought. The information was issued by an Iranian dissident group and raises new questions in regard to what Tehran has been concealing from nuclear inspectors. Washington Free Beacon’s Adam Kredo reports: “Iran is said to have built and still be in possession of two explosive chambers that have allowed | Read More »
Ebola & The Legalities Of Quarantine
Recently, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel ordered a 21-day quarantine for all military personnel returning from the Ebola mission in West Africa. This decision by Hagel further drove divisions within the White House — which had been downplaying the need for mandatory quarantines. The circumstances under which the feds can legally place someone under quarantine seems to depend on who you ask. States can impose their | Read More »
War On Terror: We Need To Finish The Job
As ISIS continues to unleash a campaign of terror in the Middle East, Hisham al-Hashimi, an Iraqi researcher who recently wrote a book about ISIS, warns of the devastation an ISIS/Al Qaeda collaboration could bring. Al-Hashimi’s book is based on his exclusive access to the organization’s documents, years of research and his experience with advising Iraqi security forces. In short, al-Hashimi points out that such a | Read More »
Kevin Jackson & The Black Sphere Need You! Voter Outreach, Community Service – See How You Can Help
In addition to informing, entertaining and regularly taking liberals to task, The Black Sphere is also a community-oriented organization. We’re not just talking and complaining about key issues affecting our country. No, we have developed solutions to these problems and invite you to help us bring these goals to fruition. In short, The Black Sphere is pro-family, pro-CHILD and committed to reaching more minorities with | Read More »
Against the Backdrop of Unrest: Ukraine – Photo Gallery
Located in southeast Europe, Ukraine has mountainous areas which include the Carpathians in the southwest and the Crimean chain in the south. The country is bordered by Belarus on the north, Russia on the north and east, the Black Sea on the south, Moldova and Romania on the southwest and Hungary, Slovakia, and Poland on the west. Encompassing 233,089 square miles, Ukraine’s population is approximately | Read More »
The GOP’s Phenomenal Record On Civil Rights
The Grand Old Party, the party responsible for the vast majority of civil rights legislation, began in a little schoolhouse in Ripon, Wisconsin, in 1854. A small assembly of abolitionists came together to bring an end to the institution of slavery. This tiny group of individuals eventually gave way to a political party dedicated to freedom, equal opportunity and civil rights. The name “Republican” alludes | Read More »