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2010-05-11 06:40:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- President Obama's Broken Promises by John Michael Jocelyn & Dirk Brewer. "Question authority!" Often attributed to Timothy Leary in the 1970s, this popular slogan first slipped off the tongue of Benjamin Franklin, who was often quoted as saying, "it is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority." And that's exactly what the revolutionary-spirited authors of President Obama's Broken Promises have passionately effectuated...

2010-01-19 13:33:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued today by Joel H. Rosenthal, President, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs: As President Obama completes his first year in office, little attention has been given to a question that sparked raucous argument during the campaign. How would Barack Obama's religious beliefs affect his performance as president? During the campaign, the question of Obama's long relationship with Reverend Jeremiah...

2008-11-12 18:00:09

The United Church of Christ says it's hoping to settle the matter of which church U.S. President-elect Barack Obama will attend in Washington. The church has extended him a hand-delivered invitation to worship there, the Washington publication The Hill reported Wednesday. "(The letter) invited him to consider finding a spiritual home for him and his family at one of the UCC churches in the Washington area," Sandy Sorenson, the UCC's associate for communications and media advocacy in...

2008-10-11 09:00:11

By CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER CONVICTED FELON Tony Rezko. Unrepentant terrorist Bill Ayers. And the race-baiting Rev. Jeremiah Wright. It's hard to think of any presidential candidate before Barack Obama sporting associations with three more execrable characters. Yet let the McCain campaign raise the issue, and the mainstream media begin fulminating about dirty campaigning tinged with racism and McCarthyite guilt by association. But associations are important. They provide a significant insight...

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