ThomasJefferson http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/17013/all en Dear Wash. Post: Obama Wants Gov. That 'Works' http://mrc.org/correcting-record/dear-wash-post-obama-wants-gov-works <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/donald-j-boudreaux-phd">Donald J. Boudreaux, Ph.D.</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Editor, <st1:state w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Washington</st1:place></st1:state> Post</p> <p ><st1:street w:st="on"><st1:address w:st="on">1150 15th St., NW</st1:address></st1:street></p> <p ><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:city w:st="on">Washington</st1:city>, <st1:state w:st="on">DC</st1:state> <st1:postalcode w:st="on">20071</st1:postalcode></st1:place></p> <br /> <p >Dear Editor:</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/correcting-record/dear-wash-post-obama-wants-gov-works" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Correcting the Record MRC Business BarackObama biggovernment DeclarationofDependence DonBoudreaux Regulation smallgovernment taxation ThomasJefferson WashingtonPost Thu, 22 Jan 2009 21:34:02 +0000 admin 30077 at http://mrc.org Obama's Retiring Pastor: Jefferson a Pedophile http://mrc.org/articles/obamas-retiring-pastor-jefferson-pedophile <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brian-fitzpatrick">Brian Fitzpatrick</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >You wouldn't know it unless you read Fox News, but the day before Thomas Jefferson's 265<sup>th</sup> birthday, controversial pastor Jeremiah Wright called the Founding Father a pedophile.</p> <br /> <p >Delivering the eulogy at an April 12 funeral service in <st1:city w:st="on">Chicago</st1:city> that was officially closed to reporters, Wright said “<st1:place w:st="on">Jefferson</st1:place> will be called a whackadoodle. Because <st1:place w:st="on">Jefferson</st1:place> had intelligence – but he also had babies by a 15-year-old slave girl.  I think the judges call that pedophilia.”</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/obamas-retiring-pastor-jefferson-pedophile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Education AssociatedPress ChicagoSun-Times JeremiahWright obama pedophilia ThomasJefferson Mon, 14 Apr 2008 04:00:00 +0000 admin 28296 at http://mrc.org