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The Preamble, Lead-in, Main Event & Takeaway

BY ANDRÉ FRENCH I protested. I cringed at the thought. Campaign season is nauseatingly long, and unnecessarily expensive. But circumstances beyond my control prevailed, and because...

Plymouth and the Defamation of Christian Character

BY ANDRÉ FRENCH I am simply disgusted. Hi atop Cole’s Hill, overlooking Plymouth Harbor, stands an enormous bronze statue of Massasoit, the chief of the Wampanoag...

Soda Prohibition: Bloomberg’s Control of POP Culture

BY ANDRÉ FRENCH Look... I have no use for soda. Not because it doesn't taste good, or because it's cold effervescence doesn't quench a parched...

The Divine Distance – Bridging the Divide Between the Mind and the Heart

BY ANDRÉ FRENCH It has always fascinated me that the grace of God does not discriminate in matters of intellect. While the educated elite may...

Inhumane Conditioning

The Intersection of the American Civil War and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict BY ANDRÉ FRENCH In light of the celebratory atmosphere surrounding Spielberg’s Lincoln, and the disturbing...

Pay It Backward—André French

BY ANDRÉ FRENCH Likely you’ve heard about the random acts of kindness that occasionally take place at fast food chains like Starbucks. The “Pay It...

Our Pilgrim Legacy

BY ANDRÉ FRENCH When most Americans entertain the relevance of the Plymouth Pilgrims, images of turkeys and Indians are conjured up. There they are, sitting...

Lincoln’s Sacrifice—André French

By André French Not so hidden among the volumes in my library is a shelf devoted to my favorite American, Abraham Lincoln. Many a birthday...

Christianity, the Nanny State and Caring By Proxy

BY ANDRÉ FRENCH Since I was eleven, and my grandfather sat me down in front of an old black and white to watch his party’s...