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The Wicked Shall Not Live Again, Till After The Millennium

Old World Witness For Christ And I saw thrones, and they sat upon them, and judgment was given unto them: and I saw the souls...

The Righteous Shall Be Caught Up to Meet Christ

American Scripture And there shall be silence in heaven for the space of half an hour; and immediately after shall the curtain of heaven be...

The Family Stone: Cavemen, Trade, and Comparative Advantage

Free Enterprise Zone, The Freeman, Richard Fulmer Imagine a Stone Age family: Papa Stone, Mama Stone and their two little pebbles.  Suppose that, as befits...

James Madison & the Attack on Washington DC

American Minute with Bill Federer The British invaded Washington, D.C. The Capitol was burned. President James and Dolly Madison fled the White House. On SEPTEMBER 1,...

A Dialectic of Morals: Part 5 – Psychological Presuppositions: Limitations of the Dialectic

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. In the preceding chapters of this book, I have outlined a dialectical procedure whereby a doubting mind might be led...

A Dialectic of Morals: Part 4 – The Order of Goods and Happiness

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. We must now begin by asking the student whether he is willing to agree that we cannot desire everything as...

A Dialectic of Morals: Part 3 – Pleasure and the Order of Goods

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. To make a fresh start, let us ask about the meaning of pleasure as a criterion of preference. Precisely what...

A Dialectic of Morals: Part 2 – Preference and Pleasure, Induction of a Principle

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. (Numbers in parentheses refer to Notes at the bottom of the page) LET US BEGIN with an indisputable fact. No one...

A Dialectic of Morals: Part 1 – Introduction, The Dialectical Task

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. (Numbers in parentheses refer to Notes at the bottom of the page) In St. Thomas and the Gentiles, I tried to...

The Nature of Natural Law

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. Most people are confused by the use of the term "natural law." They understand what the laws of nature are...

Thomas Paine: Liberty, Hard Work, and Blessings

Liberty Letters, Thomas Paine Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it. Source: Thomas Paine, The...

ObamaCare Glitch Adds $50 Billion Per Year to Deficit

Liberty Alerts, The New American The true costs of ObamaCare continue to rise, as budget projections under the healthcare law are being understated by as...

Jobs? Obama? Impeach Him!

By Alan Caruba America is dying a death by a thousand cuts in the form of hidden and explicit taxation, the insane generation of new regulations,...

Karl Marx Defines Political Power

Tyranny Unmasked, Karl Marx Political power, properly so called, is merely the organized power of one class for oppressing another. Source: Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels,...

Stop the UN's Agenda 21 and "Sustainable Development"

Liberty Alerts, JBS.Org On June 9, 2011 President Obama signed Executive Order 13575, which established the creation of the White House Rural Council (WHRC). The...

U.S. To Boost Diversity In Medical Research Workforce

Liberty Alerts, Corruption Chronicles The government agency that recently spent millions on a genitalia-washing program for uncircumcised African men and condoms for Asian drug abusers...

Family Research Council Sues Obama Justice Department for Documents Regarding Decision Not to Defend...

Liberty Alerts, Corruption Chronicles Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on August 29, 2011, against the Obama...

My Solution: How to Restore Freedom of Association and End Government Tyranny

By Selwyn Duke Unfortunately, many Americans have become injured to the trampling of freedom of association.  You can work your fingers to the bone starting...

The Fast and Furious Scandal Continues

Mike Brownfield, Heritage Foundation A U.S. government gun-trafficking investigation gone horribly wrong has resulted in the death of a U.S. Border Patrol officer, some 2,000 firearms...

A Republic If You Want It

Matthew Spalding, Ph.D., Heritage Foundation Our federal government, once limited to certain core functions, now dominates virtually every area of American life. Its authority is...