JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ This week, the United Nations (U.N.) continued its shameful attacks on Israel.  Next week, I am leading a team of senior ACLJ attorneys straight to the U.N. to fight back. The U.N.’s latest assault happened last week, when the United Nations Human Rights Council (U.N. HRC) met to...
HARRY G. HUTCHISON, ACLJ Pro-abortion ObamaCare was passed through unrivaled fanfare and massive deception. Reflecting sharply rising insurance premiums and coercive mandates, it has become a colossal failure. Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider, has vociferously supported ObamaCare despites its failures, as part of its stubborn commitment to abortion...
ROGER PILON, CATO INSTITUTE Property owners have long suffered under the Supreme Court’s erratic rulings. It got worse today. In Murr v. Wisconsin, the Court ruled against the owners, 5-3, with Justice Kennedy writing for the majority, Chief Justice Roberts writing a dissent, joined by Justices Thomas and Alito, Thomas...
BY RICHARD M. EBELING Those who speak about being on the “right side of history” have, knowingly or not, adopted a central element in Karl Marx’s analysis of capitalism: the idea that the capitalist system follows a particular course of historical development that is open to scientific explanation and prediction,...
BY EDMUND HAISLMAIER, ROBERT MOFFIT & MARIE FISHPAW, HERITAGE FOUNDATION While the ongoing congressional effort to reform health care is falling short of repealing Obamacare, it is critical that Congress maximize every opportunity to undo Obamacare’s damage. The draft bill released on Thursday by the Senate misses important opportunities to move...
LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN The Bill Cosby sexual assault trial ended in a mistrial. http://fxn.ws/2sEmw8D I will not address the case because I am clueless regarding his guilt or innocence. I am going to address the insidious campaign to destroy a black American icon. I remember hearing black relatives trash...
LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN Did the Russians hack the Georgia election? Leftists are all over media creating straw-men to disguise the simple truth that voter's have rejected their treasonous Trump resistance movement. Jon Ossoff losing in Georgia is the 5th election Democrats have lost since Trump's shocking crashing defeat...
~Its practices have defiled scientific integrity, but proposed corrections bring shock and defiance~ John Rafuse President Trump’s budget guidance sought to cut $1.6 billion from the Environmental Protection Agency’s $8.1 billion expectation. Shrieks of looming Armageddon prompted Congress to fund EPA in full until September 2017, when the battle will be...
BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Putting a beehive at the VP’s residence could spur people’s understanding of bee problems~ Second Lady Karen Pence and Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently teamed up to install a honeybee hive on the grounds of the Vice President’s residence at the Naval Observatory in Washington, DC. This...
BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON May was a poignant month for those of us who were avid Detroit sports fans in the late ‘50s and early ‘60s. Three of our heroes passed on within two weeks of each other: five-time All-NFL and Hall of Famer Yale Lary; his teammate, three-time All-NFL...
LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN In response to a radicalized Leftist domestic terrorist shooting Republicans at a baseball practice, fake news media said both sides of the political aisle are guilty of inciting violence and should tone down their rhetoric. Disturbingly, in an attempt to sound bipartisan, conservative voices are...
Music legend Charlie Daniels Opponents of Israel who relish the idea of a world without the Jewish state are on notice. No, not by a nuclear power such as the United States or China. But by a hall of fame country-rock musical artist Charlie Daniels. And he's not suggesting...
LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN I heard Rush Limbaugh say things are looking good regarding Republicans passing health care. Paraphrasing, Rush said if that happens Leftists' bad behavior will elevate to new levels. When the GOP passes health care fake news media will gleefully incite Leftists to new levels of violence....
ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA No doubt you’ve heard the sad news today -- the tragic shooting in Alexandria, Virginia, which is just 20 minutes from our offices here at Gun Owners of America. Several people were shot and wounded, one of them being House Majority Whip Steve Scalise. There...
BY BOB BARR Of the 500 million pieces of mail processed and delivered by the United States Postal Service each day, many are solicitations from non-profit organizations. In fact, if you’re above a certain age and have been an active donor to non-profits in the past, there is a good...
JOHN SAMPLES, CATO INSTITUTE Several Twitter users blocked by President Trump have threatened to file suit, alleging that his Twitter account constitutes a public forum, rendering their exclusion an unconstitutional content-based restriction of speech. They are represented by Jameel Jaffer, director of the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University,...
Judge Strikes Down Ban on Selling Homebaked Goods as Unconstitutional SHIRA RAWLINSON, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Madison—Wisconsin became a little freer, and a lot more delicious, after a Circuit Court judge struck down the state’s ban on selling home-baked goods as unconstitutional. Wisconsin was one of only two states to ban entrepreneurs...
JOHN BARRASSO, DAILY SIGNAL Obamacare has failed to deliver the health care reform Americans deserve. The Senate now has an opportunity to reform health care and walk our country back from the single-payer edge. After seven years of Obamacare, it’s important to remember the many ways Obamacare has failed us—and why consumer-friendly,...
LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN Vice President Mike Pence said nothing touches and encourages himself and president Trump more than hearing Americans say they are praying for them. Folks, given president Trump's superhuman focus on winning for America while enduring unprecedented vitriolic attacks from all sides, I'd say our prayers...