Vice President Mike Pence has been raked over the coals in recent weeks and months. He and his family have been the target of criticism, vitriol, and hate.
Some of it has come from random internet blogs or “celebrities” who might otherwise be ignored, except their acrimony was then repeated by the media as “news” — in some cases, it was seemingly promoted by the media.
Pence was attacked not because of a policy decision, a political position, or any action that was illegal or unethical.
Mike Pence has been attacked simply because he’s a Christian.
Notably, at no point did those same media organizations remotely defend Pence’s human rights, and rights under the US Constitution, that protect his ability to believe and do the things so vilely attacked.
By all accounts, Mike Pence is a good and honorable man — though that’s Read more
Archbishop Philip M. Hannan, a US Army Chaplain in World War II and the oldest former military Chaplain, has died.
In 1942 the Catholic pastor volunteered to become a Chaplain, specifically requesting assignment to a combat unit. He became known as the “jumping padre” after being assigned to the 505th Parachute Infantry of the 82nd Airborne and getting 5 practice parachute jumps.
Like many paratroopers, he was ultimately driven to combat to join his unit, where he was largely expected to care for the wounded and dying. He was allowed to go to the front lines, where the only Read more