Our Republican Form of Government Wins

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Our two-party system, our republican form of government, is successful because it is premised on contrasting ideas that offer the American people clear choices.  The idea that wins the majority of the people (or elected representatives) to its side, wins.  The system falls apart not when differing ideas exist and are debated vigorously, but rather when the […]

The Plight of the Christians

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ICON Editorial Note: This article is from the WSJ. We felt this to be extremely relevant to our upcoming lecture series events in both October and September. Please refer to the original article publisher, the Wall Street Journal, for appropriate credits. By WALTER RUSSELL MEAD May 15, 2015 10:27 a.m. ET The Christian communities of […]