To the Editor: I was extremely disappointed by Ken Johnson’s December 20 New York Times review of the Western Bronze exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Johnson did not deal with the aesthetic qualities of the individual bronzes, nor did he give attention to why the Met would expend its curatorial energy, space, and resources […]
Republicans expect to win the midterm elections in 2014 and the White House in 2016, arguing that Barack Obama’s mess is so bad that they will not be able to fix things in two terms.
The potential vice-president openly admitted that his religious conviction would affect his policies and it would be immoral to act in any other manner. Does this mean that we feel that the separation of church and state is no longer important?
Obama’s socialist manifesto is to divide and conquer America and Americans. Targets are middle and lower classes, minority against majority, rich against poor, unions against private sector, Wall Street against the public.
When will people realize that our freedom of speech, freedom of expression, freedom of the press has been usurped by this administration?
Why are stories ignored that reflect badly on the current Administration and yet the press acts like ravenous wolves around those people they wish to destroy?
We as a country need to stop coddling these illegal aliens and stop making instant citizens of their children. This of course will not stop them from crossing the borders but measures such as removing incentives for the illegal crossings would make these illegals think again before coming into this country illegally.
The internet is packed full of questionable, objectionable, insensitive junk, are we to assume then, that everything else is, by default, ok? Nobody even knows the name of the movie the Egyptian protesters are so upset about.
Until we get back to the American values we grew up believing in, and put trust back in the government we all have created for the purpose of that more perfect union then we will continue to fight, hate each other and ruin the best experiment in democracy the world has ever known.
To the Editor: The Huffington Post reported that 46.4% of working Americans paid no federal income tax in 2011. At the DNC on Tuesday, Democrats tried to convince Americans that not helping to support the infrastructure these individuals use every day, the military that protects them, or the government that serves them was somehow “patriotic.” […]