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Heritage Statement on Immigration

AMY PAYNE, HERITAGE FOUNDATION The Heritage Foundation has released the following statement: America’s heritage of immigration has fueled our nation’s strength and diversity, yet our immigration...

$125 M In Improper Medicare Payments for Illegals, Prisoners

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES Lack of timely communication between federal agencies has cost the U.S. government as much as $125 million for medical care that isn’t even...

The Questions Science Cannot Answer

BY MORTIMER J. ADLER, PH.D. Any consideration of science and philosophy presupposes some difference between them. According to the way in which we understand that...

Keep Away From Idols – Fr. Frank Pavone

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 “Dear children, keep...

Feinstein pushes gun legislation for U.S; Obama arming Islamists

BY JIM KOURI U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein on Sunday, appearing on CNN's "State of the Union" program, said she is going full-steam-ahead on proposing a...

Schlafly: Free Trade Cheats America

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY The re-election of Barack Obama hasn’t done anything to make more jobs available to Americans, and there is no indication that it...

Student Loans: Another Federal Debacle

JAY BOWEN, THE FREEMAN Even if you aren’t considering going back to school, you’re about to pick up the tab for a college education. The...

The Road Less Traveled By, Promises, and Ultimates – Robert Frost

AMERICAN MINUTE WITH BILL FEDERER "I shall be telling this with a sigh, Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I...

John Kerry, President Obama’s Ideological Twin

AMY PAYNE, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Senator John Kerry (D-MA) is likely to be confirmed today as the next Secretary of State after sailing through a Senate...

John Adams: Hungry Learner, Content with Realities' Constraints

THEY WERE BELIEVERS WITH STEVE FARRELL All my time seems to roll away unnoticed. I long to study sometmes, but have no opportunity. I long...

John Adams: Hungry Learner, Content with Realities’ Constraints

THEY WERE BELIEVERS WITH STEVE FARRELL All my time seems to roll away unnoticed. I long to study sometmes, but have no opportunity. I long...

Update on China’s Spying and Cheating

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Communist China is moving rapidly to take over the vaccine market, and I wonder if U.S. parents are willing to inject their...

Is America’s House Divided Again?

L. JOHN VAN TIL, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES Having just viewed Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln,” and knowing that Lincoln’s birthday is approaching, it seemed fitting...

Judge rules in favor of ICE agents suing Obama

BY JIM KOURI Federal Judge Reed O’Conner ruled on Friday that 10 ICE agents and officers indeed do have standing to challenge in Federal court...

Joe Biden: No Reason to Ban AR-15s

BY SELWYN DUKE Okay, half-slow laughin’ Joe didn’t actually say that, but he might as well have. While defending his position this past Thursday that...

“All My Babies’ Mamas” Reveals Liberals’ Opinion of Blacks

LLOYD MARCUS, PROUD UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN As a teen in the 1960s, I idolized Jim, my slightly older street smart cousin who lived in a tough...

Do we have a dog in that fight?

Realistic leaders value neutrality and pick their battles wisely. "My hope of preserving peace for our country is not founded in the greater principles of non-resistance under every wrong, but in the belief that ... "

March for Life

SARAH TORRE, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Later today, hundreds of thousands of people will descend on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., for the annual March for...

Iran Mocks Justice – Convicts and Sentences American Pastor Saeed

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ Our worst fears have been realized. This morning in Tehran on an empty promise that American Pastor Saeed Abedini might be released,...

New Illinois School Report Cards

EDUCATION REPORTER, EAGLE FORUM Next year, when the Illinois State Board of Education releases its annual school report card for each public school in the...