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President Trump Echoes ACLJ Call for Creation of In-Region Safe Zones for Victims of...

RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, ACLJ This week, President Trump delivered a powerful speech at the United Nations (U.N.) General Assembly. To aid in the fight against ISIS and to...

Israeli Mayors Encourage US to Stop Funding Terrorism

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – A letter on behalf of 24 Israeli mayors representing 450,000 residents of Judea and Samaria was sent to U.S. Senator...
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Hate Groups: Setting the Record Straight – Liberty Counsel Video

Some who disagree with the religious and moral values of Liberty Counsel have falsely called Liberty Counsel a so-called “hate group.” This is false,...

Constitutional Ignorance Led to a Tyranny of the Majority

GARRY M. GALLES, FOUNDATION FOR ECONOMIC EDUCATION Constitution Day—September 17—marks the anniversary of its 1787 signing. Students will be taught about it...but not because of...

Yes, Virginia, Federalism Applies to Marijuana Reform

BY BOB BARR There is a simple, universal elegance to the conservative concept of federalism. When confronted with a governing decision not explicitly addressed in...

How to Ensure that the Graham–Cassidy Bill Expands Markets and Choice in Health Care—Not...

EDMUND F. HAISLMAIER & ROBERT RECTOR —SUMMARY— The Senate faces a September 30, 2017, deadline to use budget reconciliation to repeal Obamacare this year. In the...

“All liberty is individual liberty …”

American Minute with Bill Federer Chief Justice James Kent explained in People v. Ruggles, 1811, what made OATHS effective: "In Taylor's case ... the court ......

Federal Pay Outpaced Private Pay in 2016

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) has released data on worker compensation for 2016. The data show that wages and benefits...

Illinois Becomes 25th State to Pass Civil Forfeiture Reform

Bill Will Protect Innocent Owners, Add New Disclosure Requirements NICK SIBILLA, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Today , Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a bill that bolsters transparency...

U.S. Record Levels of Debt — Who Cares?

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON Do you remember the band Chicago’s 1970 single, “Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?” I thought of it the...

Atheist Group Objects to National Motto

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL BENTONVILLE, AK –  An atheist group has threatened the Bentonville Public School District to not comply with Arkansas Act 911, a new...

Sudan Forces Christian Refugee Children to Recite Islamic Prayer to Receive Food

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, ACLJ Christian South Sudanese refugee children are denied food in Sudan’s refugee camps unless they recite Islamic prayers. The U.S. Department of State includes three nations...

Time to Reform the United Nations

HARRY G. HUTCHISON, ACLJ This week President Trump took his robust agenda for reform to the United Nations (U.N.).  President Trump said: “ … I...

Thanks, Mr. Jefferson, for writing the Constitution! (WRONG!)

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP … one passage, in the paper you inclosed me, must be corrected. it is the following. ‘and all say that it was...

Help Protect Student Data & Psychological Privacy!

Comments Due by Wednesday 9/20 at 11:59 PM KAREN R. EFFREM, MD, EDUCATION LIBERTY WATCH Dear Fellow Education Warrior, We now have an opportunity to protect the...

Sen. Paul Moves to Stop Medical Data from being Used to Disarm Honest Gun...

ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA Republican Senator Rand Paul (KY) is gearing up for one last chance at repealing a pernicious gun control law. And...

The Mistake of Pandering to Antifa/Black Lives Matter

LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN I cringed when I heard fellow black conservatives who I respect on TV saying that while they condemn the violent...

Fisher Ames, the 1st Amendment and America

American Minute with Bill Federer He sat next to George Washington in the pew at St. Paul's Chapel in New York during the religious service...

Would you say that again?

BY T.F. STERN In recent news the State of Oregon is leading the way down yet another slippery slope, this time with free abortions on...

“There is a lure in power…”

American Minute with Bill Federer The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolken describes man's insatiable lust for "the Ring of Power," as Gandalf exclaimed: "Always...

John Langdon died SEPTEMBER 18, 1819

American Minute with Bill Federer John Langdon was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in 1741 and grew up as a member of the North Congregational...

Finally, some commonsense western fire policies

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~New DOI and DOA policy to cut overgrown, diseased, dead and burned trees is long overdue~ President Trump promised to bring fresh ideas...

The United States is THE WORLD’S BEST HOPE…

American Minute with Bill Federer "Done...the SEVENTEENTH DAY of SEPTEMBER, in the year of our LORD one thousand seven hundred and eighty seven." This is the...

Seeing is believing

BY T.F. STERN This morning while catching up on the latest news items via the internet my vision began playing tricks with me.  I found...

For Grown up, Mature, Civilized People—Morality is the Answer

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, ALBERT E. BOWEN Are there not, in reality, underlying, universal principles with reference to which all issues must be resolved whether the...

Precedent—the Pathway to Sin, Suffering and Slavery

THEY WERE BELIEVERS, THOMAS JEFFERSON A departure from principle in one instance becomes a precedent for a second; that second for a third; and so...

SOVEREIGNTY resides in THE PEOPLE

American Minute with Bill Federer SEPTEMBER 16, 1620, according to the Gregorian Calendar, 102 passengers set sail on the Pilgrims' ship, Mayflower, with the blessings...
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Sekulow: “Comey’s Fake Clinton Investigation” Ep. 444

Jay Sekulow is Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), one of the most prestigious law firms in the country....

Dream Act Inexplicably Excludes Legal Immigrant Dreamers, Requires Applicants Violate the Law

DAVID BIER, CATO INSTITUTE President Trump will support legislation to provide legal status to young immigrants who, as he said on Twitter, “have been in the country...

Hurricanes and USAs

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE Congress may loosen 401(k) rules to allow Harvey and Irma victims to access their retirement savings without the usual 10 percent...