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Disbanding Troops and Bureaucrats

BY HENRY HAZLIT Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 9 When, after every great war, it is proposed to demobilize the armed forces, there is always a...

If President Trump doesn’t correct this injustice, we might as well have kept Barack...

BY ALLEN WEST I’m still sick to my stomach about the sentencing decision regarding Bowe Bergdahl. In my commentary from last Friday, I mentioned the immediate...

North Korea: Apocalypse When?

BY EARL H. TILFORD, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES Are Western intelligence services—primarily America’s—stupid or is North Korea a convenient toreador’s cape for problems so...

I Was Once Transgender. Why I Think Trump Made the Right Decision for the...

WALT HEYER, THE DAILY SIGNAL On Wednesday, President Donald Trump tweeted that he wouldn’t allow transgender individuals to serve in the military: After consultation with my...

Educational Freedom for Our Warriors in the Land of the Free

When our Founding Fathers drafted the Declaration of Independence and the Continental Congress adopted it on July 4th, 1776, they declared themselves a nation...

Republicans and Democrats on Women in Combat

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY The subject of women in the military was addressed by both political parties at their national conventions last month, and it’s no...

Congress is Close to Drafting Our Daughters

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Before the Republican Convention, House Speaker Paul Ryan is working up his own policy agenda for Republicans to take up. One of...

Male and Female Still Matter in Combat

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Less than a year after the Supreme Court decided that marriage no longer needs partners of the opposite sex, the other two...

Congress Should Exercise Restraint in Veterans Affairs Funding Bill

JUSTIN BOGIE, HERITAGE FOUNDATION This week, the fiscal year (FY) 2017 Military Construction and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) appropriations bill is likely to receive...

Congress Must Act Now to Start Rebuilding the US Military

JUSTIN T. JOHNSON, HERITAGE FOUNDATION This week the House of Representatives takes up the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2017. Much of the...

Army Favors Gays Over Patriotism

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY For nearly two decades, the U.S. Army has provided an honor guard for an Independence Day celebration at a church so old...

Military Court Holds that U.S. Marines Can Order Soldier to Remove Bible Verse From...

LAURA HERNANDEZ, ACLJ Never has religious liberty been under greater attack in our nation’s military.  Just how bad things are was demonstrated recently in the...

President Obama’s Permanent Presidency?

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ Imagine if President Obama and his policies never left office. Imagine if the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) was free to target conservatives at...

New Military Bill Expands Empire But Forbids Debate on War

RON PAUL, RON PAUL INSTITUTE On Friday the House passed a massive National Defense Authorization for 2016 that will guarantee US involvement in more wars...

Army Chaplain Disciplined for Doing His Job

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Twenty-four members of Congress, both Senators and Representatives, have written a letter to Army Secretary John McHugh about a chaplain disciplined for...

Purple Hearts to Fort Hood Victims

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ At last, a victory for common sense and fairness. According to Fox News, next week the Army will announce that the victims...

To America’s Lions: Thank You for Your Service

EARL H. TILFORD, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES It took some time for the nation to appreciate the services offered and sacrifices endured by men...

War by Algebra Defies the True Nature of War

EARL H. TILFORD, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES Many Americans think of war as a great national struggle, as was the case during WWII, where...

Politicizing a Plague

BY ALAN CARUBA If President Obama does not want the Ebola virus to kill Americans, why has his administration done nothing to restrict any flights...

The Difference Between Rescue and Ransom

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ One of the most extraordinary and costly rescues in American history occurred in April 1972, after Iceal “Gene” Hambleton’s electronics-warfare plane (call sign...