Social media gods: More powerful than an all-powerful government?

Social media gods: More powerful than an all-powerful government?

Special to WorldTribune.com The late 19th century was a period known as “the Gilded Age” in America … as Andrew Carnegie, a steel magnate, and the oil baron John D Rockefeller … wielded massive power through business, political efforts and philanthropy. Yet even Carnegie, whose ruthlessness earned him a reputation as a “robber baron”, would […]

Billy Graham’s final message via son Franklin: ‘We need God’

Billy Graham’s final message via son Franklin: ‘We need God’

In a Fox News interview, Franklin Graham said he and his father are in agreement that America is in a political and economic “mess,” but the main problem is “we’re in a spiritual mess.” “Our country has turned its back on God,” Franklin Graham said. “And we’ve taken God out of our government.” He offered […]

Ayn Rand’s cosmic view, and Paul Ryan’s

Ayn Rand’s cosmic view, and Paul Ryan’s

Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan has been labeled by some in the media as a “Randite.” … In a Tuesday interview with Fox News’ Brit Hume, Ryan provided a more nuanced view, explaining the parts of Rand’s philosophy that he appreciated and the parts of her philosophy that he rejects. … Ryan noted that […]