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Tribe of Liberty

Andy440 Wrote: Sep 28, 2012 8:15 PM
is fast becoming the American nightmare. Three (3) Supreme Court decisions over the past 50 years are defining moments in America's slide toward destruction: the ejection from the American public classroom of the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, and the Holy Bible in 1962; the legalization of abortion, leading to the legalized murder of 55 million un-born babies., in 1972; and the legalization of sodomy in 2005.. all legalized 'pushes' by the Supreme Court towards America's ultimate decline, demise, and fall. The writer of this column opines loftily about the 'moral superiority of freedom', but totally forgets to mention WHERE our 'freedoms' come from, and WHAT they are based upon.
Andy440 Wrote: Sep 28, 2012 8:21 PM
Our freedoms are based upon a living relationship with the One who raises mighty empires, and tears them down. Once we reach a 'critical mass' in our citizenry and government of individuals who reject that One, and despise His laws and edicts, we are well on the way to being doomed as a society. If we have not already reached that 'critical mass' we are certainly fast approaching it.
We like tribalism for the same reason we like to eat fatty foods: We evolved that way.

Homo sapiens didn't survive long on the African savannas as rugged individualists. Alone, they couldn't scare away the scarier animals and, for the most part, they couldn't catch or kill the tastier ones. But in groups, humans rose to the top of the food chain thousands of years ago and have been passing down their tribe-loving genes ever since.

Customs and practices that ensured the survival of the species were worked out through trial and error and passed from one generation to another. Over...