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The U.S. is Becoming a Weaker Nation

BY ALAN CARUBA The news that the U.S. Air Force, joined at long last by some of the Arab nations most threatened by the Islamic...

Breaking Russia’s energy stranglehold

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Europe cannot afford to have its foreign and domestic policies dictated by Putin’s blackmail~ European Union nations want to impose tougher economic sanctions...

George Whitefield and the Great Awakening Revival

American Minute with Bill Federer Seven times he preached in America, to crowds sometimes over 25,000. He spread the Great Awakening Revival, which helped unite the...

The Public Consequences of So-Called Private Choices

BY STEVE FARRELL Should the decision to partake of illegal drugs become sacrosanct, now and forever? Or to put it another way, are all moral choices,...

Liberal BBC Asks, “Is Sport Sexist?” While Promoting Inequality

BY SELWYN DUKE It long ago became clear to me that, despite all the pretense, protesting and politicking, no one who has ever seriously...

Attack of the 50-Foot Killer Elite Monster

LLOYD MARCUS, PROUD UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN Folks, this crap has gotten serious. Our fellow Americans, black and white, are suffering and even dying because the elites...

Who Decides Best Interest of the Child?

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Who decides what is in the best interest of a child? That expression has been part of our legal system for centuries,...

The Defamation of the American Tradition

THE AMERICANIST: CLARENCE CARSON ESSAY Source: The Freeman: Ideas On Liberty, Nov. 01, 1962 Many of the departures from the American tradition came with dramatic swiftness...

Class Action Suit Challenges Philadelphia Forfeiture Machine

DARPANA SHETH, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE For the past few months, Chris and Markela Sourovelis have been living a nightmare. It started on May 8 when...

The Syrian Rubics Cube

BY ALAN CARUBA One has to have some sympathy for those in the CIA or the White House folks charged with telling the President what...

Squanto – friend to the Pilgrims

American Minute with Bill Federer William Bradford called him "a special instrument sent of God." Of 102 Pilgrims that landed in Massachusetts in November of 1620,...

Federalist Papers No. 61, Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: MAJOR WORKS Tuesday, February 26, 1788 Concerning the Power of Congress to Regulate the Election of Members (Continued) THE more candid opposers of the...

Islam Comes to Moore, Oklahoma

BY ALAN CARUBA It took the gruesome videos of two American journalists being beheaded by a masked Islamic State (ISIS) butcher, followed since then by...

Louis Pastuer died on September 28, 1895

American Minute with Bill Federer Dr. Ignaz Semmelweis recommended in 1844 that doctors at Vienna General Hospital wash their hands after doing autopsies and before...

Never hurts to ask

BY T.F. STERN It’s fun to joke around with total strangers waiting in line to pay for groceries or gas.  I’ve been doing it for...

"The Father of the American Revolution" – Samuel Adams

American Minute with Bill Federer Crying "No taxation without representation," he instigated the Stamp Act riots and the Boston Tea Party. After the "Boston Massacre," he...

The World Needs More Energy, Not Less

PAUL C. "CHIP" KNAPPENBERGER, CATO INSTITUTE This week, a few major media outlets covered my take on the effectiveness and judiciousness of President Obama’s call,...

Who Killed the American Family?

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY The British press just reported the result of a new study by academics from Oxford and the University of London that children...

Protect the poor – from climate change policies

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Cornwall Alliance works to ensure reliable, affordable energy for poor families worldwide~ In a more rational, moral, compassionate, scientifically literate world, this Cornwall...

Goodbye Eric Holder

BY ALAN CARUBA In a nation where there is a scarcity of good news, hearing Eric Holder give a farewell speech upon his announcement that...