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The Duty of Standing Fast in Our Spiritual and Temporal Liberties

American Minute with Bill Federer Pastor of Philadelphia's Christ Church was Jacob Duche', born JANUARY 31, 1738. His grandfather, Anthony Duche', sailed to America on the...

Obama’s Pen vs. the Constitution

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Barack Obama has now revealed that he unilaterally plans to use executive orders to “bypass” Congress. His shocking words were: “We are...

The Federalist Papers No. 29, Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY, MAJOR WORKS The Militia Wednesday, January 9, 1788 THE power of regulating the militia, and of commanding its services in times of insurrection and...

Another Environmental Lie Exposed: Bees are Thriving

BY ALAN CARUBA I cannot say it strong enough. Do not believe the lies that environmental groups, particularly those that receive millions from liberal foundations...

Franklin Delano Roosevelt born this day 1882

American Minute with Bill Federer Franklin Delano Roosevelt was born JANUARY 30, 1882, in Hyde Park, NY. Elected in 1933 as the 32nd President, he was...

One Speech Too Many

BY ALAN CARUBA I didn’t take notes while President Obama gave his State of the Union speech. There was no need to. There was a time...

Thanks for giving them a black eye!

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP … I do myself the pleasure … of expressing to you on behalf of your country, the high satisfaction inspired by your...

Robert Frost took the road less traveled

American Minute with Bill Federer Two roads diverged in a yellow wood And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked...

I Am Afraid of My Government

BY ALAN CARUBA I came into this world when Franklin D. Roosevelt was President and I have never been afraid of my government until now. I...

Space Shuttle Challenger and Sir Francis Drake?

American Minute with Bill Federer Seventy-three seconds after lift-off, on JANUARY 28, 1986, the Space Shuttle Challenger exploded, killing its entire seven member crew, which...

A Very Cold Reality

BY ALAN CARUBA It’s not as if those in the Northeast have not experienced bone-chilling cold or that it is predicted to extend from the...

Which is best: More? Or Less?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP We have thought hitherto that the roads of a state could not be so well administered even by the state legislature as...

Why the U.S. Has Been Losing Wars

BY ALAN CARUBA It is typical of the media that it concentrated on a few observations of Obama when reporting on Robert M. Gates new...

America in lockdown

BY PAUL DRIESSEN “Dedicated public servants” lock up lands and resources, lock down job and economic recovery President Obama insists he is determined to create jobs...

Jews and the American Revolutionary War

American Minute with Bill Federer Ferdinand and Isabella sent Columbus on his voyage in 1492 after they liberated Spain from occupying Muslim forces. Spain's then forced...

Old soldiers never die; they just fade away

American Minute with Bill Federer Douglas MacArthur was born JANUARY 26, 1880. He commanded in World War I, was superintendent of West Point, and the youngest...

Father of Chemistry

American Minute with Bill Federer The "Father of Chemistry” wanted to evangelize America?...warned of the end? Robert Boyle was born JANUARY 25, 1627. He studied Bacon, Descartes,...

The Endangered Animal Act of Futility

BY ALAN CARUBA David W. Snook, 57, of Bridgewater, New Jersey died on Wednesday, January 15, when two deer leaped into the path of his...

Watch out! This will bite us in the end!

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP Have you considered all the consequences of your proposition respecting post roads? I view it as a source of boundless patronage to...

Religion is freed from all coercive edicts

American Minute with Bill Federer James Madison's defense of religious freedom began when he stood with his father outside a jail in the village of...