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A double ban gets a double reversal

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Interior Department reverses activist-initiated Obama-era ban on farming activities in refuges~ I don’t pull my punches over destructive, inhumane or just plain lunatic...

Our government rests upon religion

American Minute with Bill Federer 300,000 miles on horseback, from the Atlantic to the Appalachians, from Maine to the Gulf of Mexico, for 45 years,...

Taming the EPA Regulatory Hydra: Further solutions (Part 2)

~A 5-person commission and other modest changes would bring accountability to the agency~ William L. Kovacs Part 1 of this article recommended that the U.S. Environmental...

Bill Clinton born AUGUST 19, 1946

American Minute with Bill Federer "Oh what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive!" wrote Sir Walter Scott in his poem...

Taming the EPA Regulatory Hydra: An essential first step

~In America’s most powerful, intrusive and costly agency, power resides in one administrator~ William L. Kovacs Since President Trump’s election, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...

What then is the spirit of liberty?

American Minute with Bill Federer "A conservative among liberals, and a liberal among conservatives," he was not consistently conservative enough for Republican President Warren G. Harding...

Obama carbon colonialism and climate corruption continue

BY PAUL DRIESSEN and DAVID WOJICK ~USAID climate and sustainability policies perpetuate disease and malnutrition in poor countries~    Part 3 of a 3-part series explaining how...

Without God there could be no American form of Government

American Minute with Bill Federer After having the Declaration of Independence read to his troops, General George Washington issued the order, July 9, 1776: "Commanding officers...

Obama carbon colonialism and climate corruption continue

BY PAUL DRIESSEN and DAVID WOJICK ~USAID anti-energy climate policies ignore human and ecological impacts on poor nations~  Part 2 of a 3-part series explaining how...

Charles Finney died AUGUST 16, 1875

American Minute with Bill Federer Sir William Blackstone's Commentaries on the Laws of England, published 1765-1769 by Oxford's Clarendon Press, had an immense influence on...

Obama carbon colonialism and climate corruption continue

BY PAUL DRIESSEN and DAVID WOJICK ~USAID still pushes climate alarmism over energy, jobs, health and prosperity for poor countries~ Part 1 of a 3-part series...

Napoleon born AUGUST 15, 1769

American Minute with Bill Federer Napoleon was born AUGUST 15, 1769. After his education, he was commissioned in the French military in 1785, and quickly advanced. When...

Survival of Civilization

American Minute with Bill Federer V-J Day, AUGUST 14, 1945, President Harry S Truman stated at a News Conference announcing the end of World War...

H.G. Wells died AUGUST 13, 1946

American Minute with Bill Federer "New Jersey is being invaded by Martians!" exclaimed actor Orson Welles. He was reading the script of a 1938 radio drama...

Being Grateful to God

American Minute with Bill Federer "O Beautiful, For Spacious Skies, For Amber Waves of Grain ..." Almost chosen as the National Anthem in 1926, "America the...

The Communist goals for America

American Minute with Bill Federer In an attempted to warn the nation, the Democrat Congressman from Florida, Albert S. Herlong, Jr., read into the U.S...

Snoop Dogg’s Career Thrives, Billy Willy’s Dies

LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN When an ad for the second season of the Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg show appeared on my TV, it...

All Hands on Deck for Operation Mid-Terms

LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN Almost a year ago, Mary and I moved from Florida to West Virginia to be closer to our parents. June...

Herbert Hoover born August 10, 1874

American Minute with Bill Federer Herbert Hoover was born AUGUST 10, 1874. His Quaker mother taught Sunday School and spoke at Friend's meetings before she died...

Conservation Easements and Land Trusts, The Ultimate Faustian Marriage

Kathleen Marquardt, American Policy Center “Whether the mask is labeled fascism, democracy, or dictatorship of the proletariat, our great adversary remains the apparatus—the bureaucracy, the...

Dangerous Collusion Between Liberal Attorneys General and Federal Judges

BY BOB BARR The latest liberal outrage changes as often as the daily special at a diner. One day it is Cecil the Lion and “big game”...

3D Guns: A Slippery Slope Compromise

ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA Anti-gunners are now calling for a crackdown on 3-D guns for one simple reason… … The Left knows they could...

Iran Sentences Pastor Youcef to 12 Years

LIBERTY ALERTS, ACLJ The situation for Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani has taken a dire turn. After a brutal home raid where he was attacked and arrested, Pastor...

Marcus Whitman – missionary and pioneer

American Minute with Bill Federer After the Louisiana Purchase from France in 1803, Jefferson sent Lewis and Clark to explore the Northwest from May 1804...

Finally! Some fuel economy common sense

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~But Greens go apoplectic over rule change that would have no climate or other benefits~ Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFÉ) standards were devised...

Richard Nixon resigned on AUGUST 8, 1974

American Minute with Bill Federer White House scandals have been motivated by greed, love of power, lust, or a conviction that one's political agenda is...

For those less fortunate than myself …

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP I pray you to recieve & apply the within sum of one hundred dollars to the use of those among you afflicted...

CAFE Standards Freeze IS Sound Policy Decision

PETER VAN DOREN, CATO INSTITUTE Last week the Trump administration announced its intent to freeze Corporate Average Fuel Economy standards (CAFE) at 2020 levels. Rules...

Federal Court Finds Albuquerque’s Civil Forfeiture Program Unconstitutional

Judge finds Albuquerque's program forces property owners to bear an unconstitutional burden to prove own innocence and creates an unconstitutional incentive to take property. J....

The SECOND Great Awakening

American Minute with Bill Federer Thomas Jefferson noted in his Memorandum Book: "I have subscribed to the building of an Episcopalian church, two hundred dollars; a...

ACLJ’s Report to Congress Exposing “Deep State”

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Just over two years ago, I mobilized a dedicated team of attorneys and staff to launch our Government Accountability Project. This project aimed...

LGBT Bar Association Bigotry

LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National LGBT Bar Association, a national association of lawyers, an affiliate of the American Bar Association, recently announced a campaign that encourages attorneys...

Opportunity Zones Fuel Corruption

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE The federal government dispenses unequal treatment to Americans through subsidies, regulations, and narrow tax breaks. The unequal treatment generates lobbying and...

Ooops! We cannot do this unless …

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP Amendment to the Constitution to be added to Art. IV. section III. The Province of Louisiana is incorporated with the US. and...

The American Left’s Selective Outrage

LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN Repeatedly pointing out the American left's obvious dishonesty, hypocrisy and selective outrage seems pointless. And yet, I feel compelled to...

A Jittery Adam’s Apple May Land You on a TSA Watch List

BY BOB BARR Next time you board a commercial airliner, be careful not to sweat too much, glance out the window nervously, visit the bathroom...