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Let Us Prey

CallSteve Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 8:28 AM
Mr. Thomas, I also strongly disagree with you. One of Dr. Carson's top priorities was political correctness. You are saying he should have engaged in it, he said it had to be eliminated. Your column gets a failing grade today.

Our politics have become so polarized and corrupted that a president of the United States cannot even attend an event devoted to drawing people closer to God and bridge partisan and cultural divides without being lectured about his policies.

Last Thursday at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C., Dr. Ben Carson, director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, and a 2008 recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, broke with a 61-year-old tradition and publicly disagreed with some of the president's policies, such as "Obamacare," taxation and the national debt. Disclosure: I have attended this event since...