Monday, January 26, 2004 Radio Show
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Weekend in Review
Sen. John Kerry, the Democratic front runner, has a more liberal voting record than his pal, Ted Kennedy... The Washington Post calls President Bush defense of traditional marriage in his State of the Union address "noxious"... Israel is trading 430 prisoners for four Israelis, three of whom are presumed dead. This is another example of Israel resurrecting one of its enemies – in this case, Hezbollah. It also encourages more kidnapping of Israelis.
The Loss of Human Connection
More and more we have lost human connections for the sake of productivity and convenience. We pump our own gas, make our own airline reservations on the Internet and watch movies at home on DVD. Is this trade off worth it?
Marxist Roots of Leftist Thought
Leftist thought is still tied to the Marxist model. Thomas Friedman, foreign affairs columnist for the New York Times, and a thoughtful liberal, has completed a six part series on the War on Terror. His conclusion – poverty causes terror. This is classic Marxism – economics, not bad values determine behavior.