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Plutarch: Aratus

Self-Educated American, Classics Library Plutarch: “Aratus”, Plutarch's Lives, 75 A.C.E. The philosopher Chrysippus, O Polycrates, quotes an ancient proverb, not as really it should be, apprehending,...

We must not give in to the influence of the modernist

Called Unto Liberty, 20th Century Sermons, Howard W. Hunter Return to Christ In this world of confusion and rushing, temporal progress, we need to return to...

About Philosophy in Relation to Common Sense—Mortimer Adler

MORTIMER J. ADLER, PH.D. Are our minds cognitive–that is, are they instruments whereby we are able to acquire knowledge and attain understanding of the real...

History does not unfold by chance!

Old World Witness For Christ Heavenly Father is omniscient and omnipotent so he intervenes in the affairs of men in such a manner as to bring...

Obama’s Now Borrowed More Than All Presidents from Washington to W

TERRENCE P. JEFFREY, CNSNEWS.COM The federal government has now borrowed more money during Barack Obama’s time as president than it did in the period lasting...

Change Therapy Ban Argued in Sacramento Federal Court

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, LIBERTY COUNSEL Sacramento, CA – Tomorrow, Liberty Counsel will challenge a California law that bans any counseling to diminish or eliminate same-sex sexual...

Trading Sovereignty for Symbolism—Carol Soelberg

CAROL SOELBERG, UNITED FAMILIES INTERNATIONAL Those who favor turning our sovereignty over to the United Nations system are at it again. This week the U.S. Senate...

Federal Land Seizure Act Resuscitating Itself from the Dead

SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA “Looks like GOA defeated Goliath. Nice work.” GOA warned you earlier this month about S. 3525, the Federal Land Seizure...

Head of Dept. of Ed’s Office for Civil Rights Steps Down

Robert Shibley, The FIRE WASHINGTON, November 30, 2012—Russlynn Ali, assistant secretary for civil rights at the U.S. Department of Education, reportedly announced yesterday in a conference...

Selwyn Duke: In Defense of Old White Men

BY SELWYN DUKE While modern society prides itself on being unbiased, it’s no exception to the rule that every age has its fashionable prejudices —...

Black and mixed-race murderers increasing in Brazil

BY JIM KOURI A crime study in Brazil released on Thursday suggests that the number of murders committed by blacks and mixed-race Brazilians increased during...

Hamilton: Letters of H.G., Letter XVI

The Self-Educated American, Founders Corner Library: Major Works, Americanist Classics Alexander Hamilton: The Works of Alexander Hamilton, Volume 1, 1774  After the New York Ratifying Convention...

Ancient Philosophers: The Doctrine of Socrates, Ethics

Classic Philosophers: The Great Thinkers of the Western World ANCIENT PHILOSOPHERS: THE PHILOSOPHY OF THE ANCIENT WORLD by Jonathan Dolhenty, Ph.D. V. The Doctrine of Socrates: Ethics In...

Revolution will move forward until consolidation is total

Tyranny Unmasked, Antonio Gramsci ". . . the revolutionary fire is spreading, scorching new hearts and minds, turning them into glowing torches of new light, new...

Time to Clean up our Election System

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Now that the big presidential election is over, it's time for Americans to tidy up our voting procedures and make sure that...

Right to Wear Greek Letters Vindicated at UT Arlington

Peter Bonilla, TheFIRE Recently, FIRE intervened at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) after the Sigma Phi Epsilon (SigEp) fraternity brought to our attention...

Liberal Onslaught Empowered By Republican Timidity

BY CHRISTOPHER G. ADAMO While conservatives are painfully aware that Barack Obama did in fact win on November 6, the grimness of the current situation...

Non. 30: Samuel Langhorne Clemens, or 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...

Records Detail Assassination of U.S. Born Terrorist Anwar al-Aulaqi by U.S. Drone

Former Muslim Cleric in Custody Multiple Times and Released Prior to Assassination (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it has received documents from...

Father Pavone: People are not Garbage

BY FR. FRANK PAVONE This reflection is taken from my book Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “To anyone who...