You Should Know
Quick Hits 7 December 2021
You Should Know
7 December 2021
“a date which will live in infamy”
An excellent article by Victor Davis Hanson, who is always worth reading: Misremembering Pearl Harbor
Economists Expect Inflation to Continue in 2021, Remain High for Several Years
The Alliance Defending Freedom does great work. They have a sanctity of life prayer guide here: https://bit.ly/3dq9MHU
You can read about their Generational Wins Prayer Initiative here: https://adflegal.org/generational-wins-prayer
Israel continues to make it clear they will protect themselves against Iran and any threats to their sovereignty or existence.
Here’s Why Israel Designated Six Palestinian Charities as Terror Groups. Dossier makes case Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine operates a network of nonprofits to embezzle millions of dollars from the E.U., NGOs
Beijing's Belt and Road Buys Influence in the Middle East
“The rise of China as a peer competitor to the US is the most significant geopolitical process of our time.” Story
How’s ‘shutting down the virus’ going, Joe? In his defense, Joe is no more in command than I am.
Lots of protests in Europe over restrictions, some getting violent: https://www.reuters.com/world/europe/protest-against-coronavirus-restrictions-turns-violent-brussels-2021-12-05/
Why more young black Americans are calling themselves ‘conservative’ This is good news.
And here's where Christians have to understand there is no way a school district can function if the neighborhood doesn't function. There's no way a neighborhood can function if the family doesn't function. And that is what we see right now, we are reaping the harvest of so many children, so many teenagers, so many young people, so many teaming groups of students in the schools who simply face no consequences for their misbehavior, who lack any adequate social structure and moral culture that would prevent them from giving themselves to this kind of violence. (Albert Mohler)
Above is an excerpt from Dr. Albert Mohler’s podcast, “The Briefing.” This one from 12/6/2021. “The Briefing” is available in podcast/audio form every weekday morning. He also posts it here followed by a written transcript. I don’t always agree with Dr. Mohler, but I find his commentary to be relevant and excellent. I highly recommend “The Briefing.” It is available through most podcasting apps and services, and available directly here: https://albertmohler.com/the-briefing