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What We’re Reading October 19, 2015

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So without further ado, here’s what we’re reading, Monday, October 19, 2015.

The American fixation on “punishing” those who disagree has reached fever pitch, but some of the things that folks want punished just aren’t really much of a problem…

So powerful is the desire to punish that we seek to inflict righteous vengeance on people who have committed no crime — which is not righteousness at all. But we have our hearts set on executions.

Alex Castellanos calls Donald Trump the GOP’s “Bad Biker Boyfriend.”

Donald Trump is my bad biker boyfriend.

He abuses me. Calls me names. Embarrasses me in public. I never know what he’ll say in front of my friends.

Love hurts but I keep coming back.

Is Ted Cruz’s influence in the House of Representatives waning, even as his Presidential campaign continues to pick up steam? Speaking of Cruz, he’s beginning to grow very confident that the voters who currently back Donald Trump will be throwing their support behind him in the not so distant future.

Joe Biden is still flirting with the idea of running for President in 2016, but the latest whispers say he’s still not ready to jump in.

Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger has written an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal outlining what the believes to be the best way forward in extricating ourselves from the morass in the Middle East.

Is there a “secret” plot to change Roman Catholicism?

Meet the U.S. drone pilot who kills people from almost 8,000 miles away.

 

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About the author

Onan Coca

Onan is the Editor-in-Chief at Liberty Alliance media group. He's also the managing editor at Eaglerising.com, Constitution.com and the managing partner at iPatriot.com. You can read more of his writing at Eagle Rising.
Onan is a graduate of Liberty University (2003) and earned his M.Ed. at Western Governors University in 2012. Onan lives in Atlanta with his wife and their three wonderful children.

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