A Nation Adrift

It is now an unquestionable reality that the United States is no longer the beacon of freedom and hope for all mankind.  As America careens toward not only a fiscal cliff, but a societal one, theories abound as to why, including changing demographics and technology. But the answer is relatively simple: an increasing number of people in the United States, in their pursuit of lives of relative ease, have turned their backs on the basic rules of human behavior as espoused by Judeo-Christian teachings and have instead placed more and more trust in man.   The moral fiber of a country, and the religious basis upon which the United States and European nations developed, is being replaced by a misguided faith in people.  Although mankind has accomplished great things, the human race has always been overwhelmingly susceptible to its base nature.  The historic consequence of repudiating established moral and ethical guidelines is a society that gradually and inevitably...(Read Full Article)

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