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God and Jerusalem

ddanzeisen sr Wrote: Sep 15, 2012 12:48 PM
Dr Sowell once again hits the nail squarely on the head. I so look forward to reading your columns, they are like a breath of fresh air in a cigarette filled room. Yes, one does not need a crystal ball, only to know the ideology that drives the man, his thoughts, and therefor actions. I too find much credence in the words of D'Souza regarding our President.

Who would have thought that God and Jerusalem would become controversial issues at this year's Democratic National Convention?

Previous Democratic Party platforms had mentioned God and referred to Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. After both were initially missing from this year's platform, someone apparently realized that this was likely to raise questions about Democrats that they could ill afford to have raised in an election year.

So the convention faced a vote on whether to restore God and Jerusalem to their party's platform. Rather than risk a roll-call vote from the delegates, the chair called for a voice...