Rants & Raves

...Hamas the terrorist organization, there were over 2,500 deaths in the Syria conflict. I can't remember the U.N. or our government shocked at the...I wonder why there was such an outcry against Israel and nothing against Syria?

New alternative school principal won't seek student busing

...don't appreciate what we give them until it's taken away," Dolan said. "Those kids in Nigeria, those kids in Gaza, in Syria, they would love it if they got to go to school and just had to behave. These kids are just throwing away a golden opportunity...

Don't tar Christian armies

...for conquest ? not what has happened throughout all history. What we see in Nigeria with Boko Haram. and ISIS in Iraq and Syria. are attacking armies forcing non-Muslim citizens to convert to their version of Islam ? submit to dhimmitude and pay the...

Unforgivable silence

...have taken control of portions of Iraq and Syria recently gave a grim set of choices to Iraqi...Christians in the Mideast, particularly in Syria and Iraq.He hasn't even directly spoken...Report on July 28. It specifically cited Syria, where "the Christian presence is becoming...

Obama seeking congressional OK for Syria action

...launching any military action meant to punish Syria for its alleged use of chemical weapons...has argued forcefully is on the line in Syria. Obama long ago said the use of chemical...support his call for military action against Syria.Either way, the developments marked...

Go slowly regarding Syria

...Kerry on five TV talk shows lobbying for an attack on Syria. He said "Syria had violated international norms," and that the...tragic, it would be comic.We need to go slowly in Syria. If Syria violated international norms, let us have...

Fear of US military intervention in Syria sends stocks falling; Gold and oil prices jump

...YORK - Fears of an escalating conflict in Syria rippled across financial markets on Tuesday...costs for consumers and business."If Syria becomes drawn out and becomes a long-term...impact wasn't just in stocks. While Syria itself has little oil, traders feared...

US, Russians reach Syria deal

...Saturday on a framework to secure and destroy Syria's chemical weapons by mid-2014 and...already has rejected three resolutions on Syria, would be sure to veto a U.N. move...It was not immediately clear whether Syria had signed onto the agreement, which requires...

Administration's logic for attacking Syria doesn't hold water

...S. military involvement in reaction to Syria's use of chemical weapons is interesting...eyes of those who want to start a war with Syria. When the Bush administration did the...Chris Matthews said the emergency rooms of Syria will be full of innocent children following...

Amen Corner: Pray and fast for Syria

...Catholics to fast and pray for peace in Syria.WHEN: The Day of Fasting and Prayer...Compassion,Hear the cries of the people of Syria,Bring healing to those suffering from...to those mourning the dead,Strengthen Syria's neighbors in their care and welcome...