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George Washington and Civic Virtue

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Today is the real birthday of George Washington and it's important to remind ourselves of his many sterling personal qualities that...

Just Say NO to High Speed Rail

BY T.F. STERN My wife and I own property on the north side of Houston and another piece of property half way between Dallas and...

Senate Leaders Prepare ‘Second Amendment Repeal Acts’

SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA Please contact your Senators. Urge them to OPPOSE every word of gun control. And remind them that they should be...

Standing Armies and Targets — T.F. Stern

By T.F. Stern, At what point do you come to the realization that perhaps a society isn’t worth saving?  That’s an interesting thought to enter...

Democrats in drag: Third Way fall from grace, by Steve Farrell

The Republican Party speaks conservative, but legislates liberal, gets all dressed up for church, but drives down to the brothel - Steve Farrell

Obama to bypass congress to ban semiautomatic firearms

BY JIM KOURI An anti-gun owner initiative considered in Washington could lead to massive civil disobedience and a severe domestic crisis, gun law expert John...

Tough Love

BY STEVE FARRELL Missing the Mark With Religion, Part 9 A close friend of mine suffers from a common human malady – the inability to give...

CA School Backs Down, Allows Child to Share Bible Verses

RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, LIBERTY COUNSEL PALMDALE, CA – Just in time for back to school, the Palmdale School District has backed away from censoring a first grader’s constitutional rights...

Poll: 8 in 10 Americans Support Religious Freedom for Christians

LEAH JESSEN, HERITAGE FOUNDATION A new poll shows that Americans prioritize protecting Christians’ religious freedom. The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research’s poll found that...

Kentucky’s Common Core Standard

EDUCATION REPORTER, EAGLE FORUM The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the largest private foundation in the world and the chief private funder of Common Core...

Israel’s Legitimacy as Jewish State Under Legal Assault in US Courts

ACLJ joins legal defense BY JAY SEKULOW We have just taken on the most significant U.S. federal court case in defense of Israel’s legitimacy as a...

“Fix NICS” Bill Takes Away Gun Rights for Unpaid Traffic Tickets!

ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA There's an old adage that says: “When you’ve dug yourself into a hole, stop digging.” Texas Senator John Cornyn --...

‘Catch and Release,’ Explained

‘Catch and release,’ explained  “A huge caravan of Central Americans is headed for the U.S., and no one in Mexico dares to stop them,” BuzzFeed News reported on...

Chris Clancy: On Truisms and Reality

BY CHRIS CLANCY Election 2012 is drawing to a close. The finishing line is in sight. And not before time. Obama’s first term has been quite...

Homeschoolers Under Attack

EDUCATION REPORTER, EAGLE FORUM Trevor and Christina Tutt are a Texas family with five biological and three adopted children. They were licensed through Child Protective...

Response to Critiques of the Student Privacy Protection Act

By Karen R. Effrem, MD, and Jane Robbins The Student Privacy Protection Act, (SPPA) -  S1341, is creating quite a stir. As expected and despite...

Patent Reform is a Patent Giveaway — Schlafly

Nineteen U.S. trade associations, including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the National Association of Manufacturers, and the Business Roundtable, signed a joint letter to six Obama Administration agencies calling China's behavior "alarming." The letter warns that this rule poses "an immediate danger to U.S. companies" and to their "ability to create jobs here at home."

Preschool and Kindergarten Data Mining

EDUCATION REPORTER, EAGLE FORUM In Colorado, more than 42,000 toddlers through kindergartners have been subjected to Teaching Strategies Gold (TS Gold) assessments. Colorado parent and...

Red Tape Rising: Five Years of Regulatory Expansion

JAMES L. GATTUSO, DIANE KATZ, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Abstract The Obama Administration is aggressively exploiting regulation to achieve its policy agenda, issuing 157 new major rules...

Remembering a Conservative Visionary – Schlafly

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY This month is the 30th anniversary of the day the Soviet Communist military fired a missile at a civilian passenger jet plane...

Doctors Fear Government Trap

BY SHARON SEBASTIAN To the undecided, the uninformed, the skeptics, and those with their heads in the sand, the Obama administration is counting on you...

Class Action Suit Challenges Philadelphia Forfeiture Machine

DARPANA SHETH, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE For the past few months, Chris and Markela Sourovelis have been living a nightmare. It started on May 8 when...

The IRS Assault of Dissenting Speech

LIBERTY ALERT, ACLJ That’s the title of ACLJ Chief Counsel Jay Sekulow’s written testimony before the House subcommittee on Economic Growth, Job Creation, and Regulatory...

The Patent Case that Threatens the Internet

K. WILLIAM WATSON, CATO INSTITUTE The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit heard oral arguments today in a case about dental retainers that could...

Israel's Legitimacy as Jewish State Under Legal Assault in US Courts

ACLJ joins legal defense BY JAY SEKULOW We have just taken on the most significant U.S. federal court case in defense of Israel’s legitimacy as a...

Judicial Supremacy and the Bathroom Wars

EAGLE FORUM, EDUCATION REPORTER Accommodating transgender students, those who believe or wish themselves to be a sex different than their biological sex, is a big...

U.S. Export–Import Bank: Corporate Welfare on the Backs of Taxpayers

DIANE KATZ, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Congress will soon debate the fate of the U.S. Export–Import Bank (Ex–Im), which doles out financing to favored corporations and credit...

Regulation: Killing Opportunity

JAMES L. GATTUSO AND DIANE KATZ, HERITAGE FOUNDATION During its first five years, the Obama Administration aggressively exploited regulation to get its way. Issuing 157...

Taking on the Taxi Cartel

Liberty Alerts, Institute for Justice Should the city of Milwaukee be allowed to outlaw competition in the taxi market, causing permits to rise in price...

Facing a triple threat: Doha, EPA and Congress

They are putting our energy, economy, jobs, living standards, health and welfare at grave risk BY PAUL DRIESSEN Climate alarmists are meeting in Doha, Qatar, to...