Thanks to Seeing Red AZ’s valued reader and commenter Saguaro Sam for directing us to the reliably conservative Canada Free Press this morning. There we found this cogent commentary written by Kelly O’Connell regarding the upcoming presidential election: “The Struggle for Obama is Really a Religious Battle Over the Soul of the Republic.”
Take time to read it before tonight‘s debate. Mr. O’Connell gets it…and then some.
It begins: Why the grim struggle waged over an eminently forgettable, laughably amateurish poseur — Barack Obama, in all his tragic and self-deluded grandeur? Actually this raging battle is for stakes so much larger than what’s on the surface it’s difficult to fathom. You see, personalities aside, we are caught in a titanic struggle over the soul of America — regarding our collective DNA—what we believe and who we are. Progressive forces are trying to birth into being a neo-pagan kingdom, with all that implies, symbolized by the Democrat National Convention dropping Israel and God from the party platform. (Video is our insertion) Those on the right are struggling to balance the original outline of US colonial theory with ever present demands for modernization—which will be our demise if carried too far.
The ultimate war revolves around freedom and liberty — and whether our rights will be finally handed over to the godlike state. Or, if a revival of republicanism, patriotism, constitutional principals and faith can be fostered to create a new American century. The core of this war is located in religious convictions — biblical versus political pseudo-religion. What is at stake is absolutely colossal for our nation’s future and survival.
Continue reading this exceptional analysis here.