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Religion of the Lesser Evil

The Tea Party voting Mantra, “A vote for the lesser of two evils is still a vote for evil” is invalid from the viewpoints of logic, science, religion, and philosophy. Therefore, the Mantra is a religion unto itself.

Republican leaders must realize the tea party Libertarians or rightwing third-party voters are not fundamentally a political party. They are a minority religion that believes in the Mantra.

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Logic of the Lesser Evil

A common Tea Party Voting Mantra is:

“A vote for the lesser of two evils is still a vote for evil”

Montana’s tea party Libertarians use it as their personal “feely-good” justification to not vote for the “lesser evil” Republican candidate while knowing full well the result of their actions will help elect the “greater evil” Democrat candidate.

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Environmental Extremism damages America

by William Perry Pendley, President, Mountain States Legal Foundation The following is adapted from a speech delivered on April 23, 2014, at a Hillsdale College event in Colorado Springs, Colorado. For many or maybe even most Americans, reports that a rancher in Clark County, Nevada, was at odds with federal land bureaucrats, that scores of…

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The Lesser Evil Principle: A Guide to Success

by Tim Baldwin, Liberty Defense League I have shown that Natural Law creates the lesser evil principle (hereinafter “LEP”) and that the Founders, philosophers and statesmen of yesteryear applied it in politics. The LEP simply states, where a person must choose between an evil and a greater evil, he must choose the lesser. The way…

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Learning without Questioning in America: The Sunday School Syndrome.

by John Kozy, Global Research “Clinging to one’s opinion is the best proof of stupidity.”—Michel de Montaigne Summary Readin’, writin’, and ‘rithmatic don’t occasion much questioning. But subjects like history are another matter! Learning history, or anything else for that matter, can be likened to learning Bible verses if questioning is excluded from the process. This kind…

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We have a dumb religion problem

Schaeffer’s article reveals why Republicans lose elections. Evangalical religious fundamentalists push their religious agenda even when it becomes irrational. – Ed  by Frank Schaeffer, HuffingtonPost The media failed to tell the real story of how we reached the shutdown and brink of default. To get what’s happening to the GOP and, to America, you need…

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Fundamentalist Belief grows Brains incapable of dealing with the Real World

Schaeffer’s article reveals why Republicans lose elections. Evangalical religious fundamentalists push their religious agenda even when it becomes irrational. – Ed  by Frank Schaeffer, HuffingtonPost Fundamentalist belief grows brains incapable of dealing with the world as it actually is. Being raised in a home where you’re taught from birth – as I was as the son…

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TEA Party Purists resemble Religious Cultists

I agree with and support Tim’s thesis 100 percent. – Ed by Tim Baldwin, Liberty Defense League Governor Mike Huckabee recently said, “in politics, when you have an all or nothing, now or never mindset, you’re going to get nothing and you’re going to get it forever.” Huckabee’s statement came in response to what some…

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Don’t Play Assassination Politics

by Dr. Ed Berry When John Wilkes Booth shot President Abraham Lincoln, he thought he was going to be a hero. He was wrong. He became the most despised man of his era. America rounded up Booth’s accomplices and hung them. Assassination politics gains similar public despise. No one likes an assassinator. When some 18,000…

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Suicide Politics does Not Work

by Dr. Ed Berry First, we re-elect Obama and elect more Democrats. Then we get all fired up because we don’t like their plan to confiscate our guns. Duh? Isn’t this exactly what we expected? Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes told his followers to “burn” Montana Republicans Denny Rehberg, candidate for US Senate, and former…

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The fallacy of voting on “principle”

by Ed Berry I agree with this public comment by Glenn Wehe today: The ‘fools’ that elected this fool (Obama) were mostly either already dead, voted multiple times, voted in multiple states, or did not even exist in the first place. But I take issue with this public comment by Glenn Wehe on Sunday: Personal…