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The NEA and God: A Partnership in Denial — Steve Farrell

by Steve Farrell Missing the Mark With Religion, Part 13 A little secret is out. Maybe you’ve heard? The enter stage left, ‘let’s kick God...

Sin of Covetousness — George Albert Smith

Prophet Statesmen, Volume I, No. 44, George Albert Smith Excerpts from President George Albert Smith's General Conference addresses October 1949:171-2 and October 1950:7. Consider the...

Out of Humble Origins: A Religion Able to Save the World — Mark Twain

American Minute with Bill Federer "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" was his first popular story, written while in San Francisco. He then sailed...

The Middle East: Reporting an Enigma — Caruba

By Alan Caruba When President Obama delivers a speech on why he is going to send more thousands of U.S. troops and spend more...

What About Those Czars? — Schlafly

by Phyllis Schlafly One of the most worrisome and expensive features of Barack Obama's administration is his appointment of a long list of czars, accountable...

TSA Fails To Secure Airlines

Liberty Alerts, Judicial Watch Despite getting hundreds of millions of tax dollars to fulfill its mission, the federal agency created after 9/11 to secure the...

America Faces Great Crisis — David O. McKay

Prophet Statesmen, Volume I, No. 43, McKay Excerpt from President David O. McKay's March 12, 1952 Church News Article. We must not let complacency blind...

History: Long Terrible Search For Happiness Without God — C.S. Lewis

American Minute with Bill Federer His death went unnoticed, as he died the same day John F. Kennedy was shot, but his works are some...

Congress Must Stop the Trial in New York City — Schlafly

by Phyllis Schlafly The U.S. Constitution can rescue us from the Obama Administration's latest push toward "remaking America." Our Constitution is on the people's side...

Political Litmus Test at U of Minn. Under FIRE

by William Creeley Liberty Alerts, TheFIRE.org FIRE sent a letter to University of Minnesota-Twin Cities President Robert H. Bruininks today, expressing deep concern over proposals...

Liberty Counsel Announces 'Naughty and Nice' List for Christmas 2009

Liberty Alerts, Liberty Counsel As part of Liberty Counsel's seventh annual "Friend or Foe" Christmas Campaign, Liberty Counsel has released its "Naughty & Nice" checklist to...

A Species of Robbery — John Taylor

Prophet Statesmen, Volume I, No. 42, Taylor Excerpt from President John Taylor's 1852 book, "Government of God," p. 23. There is also another political party, who...

Call to Repentance: James Warren and Massachusetts Congress — 1775

American Minute with Bill Federer Following the hated Stamp Act of 1765, the British committed the Boston Massacre in 1770, firing into a crowd, killing...

Expose and Combat Falsehoods in Socialism — Benson

Modern Prophets Speak, Volume I, No. 41, Benson Excerpt from President Ezra Taft Benson's First Presidency Message, "The Book of Mormon is the Word of...

Dr. Chaim Weizmann and the Creation of the Modern State of Israel

American Minute with Bill Federer During World War I, Britain was ineffective manufacturing explosives, until a breakthrough in synthesizing acetone was made by Jewish chemist...

America's First Official Thanksgiving: A Christian Celebration

Thanksgiving 2009 America's First Official Thanksgiving: A Christian Celebration The first official Thanksgiving in the United States of America came very soon after the launching of...

Thanking Almighty God for Freedom to Promote True Religion and Virtue — Washington

American Minute with Bill Federer In order to thank God for the First Amendment, which was passed a week earlier by Congress, President George Washington...

Thanksgiving for the Divine Source of Liberty’s Claims — De Tocqueville

Liberty Letters with Steve Farrell Volume I, Thanksgiving 2009, De Tocqueville Alexis de Tocqueville observed: The religion which declares that all are equal in the sight of...

Thanksgiving for the Divine Source of Liberty's Claims — De Tocqueville

Liberty Letters with Steve Farrell Volume I, Thanksgiving 2009, De Tocqueville Alexis de Tocqueville observed: The religion which declares that all are equal in the sight of...

Bye Bye Global Warming — Brennan

Perspectives with Phil Brennan Informed Views From Outside the Beltway In my 1997 series The Ice Man Cometh I quoted Dr. George Kaplan, the grandaddy of...