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Healthcare Is a Right

MAX BORDERS, THE FREEMAN Clichés of Progressivism, Part 14 Healthcare is important. People get sick and injured. As compassionate human beings, we should do what...

Our Lives, Fortunes and Sacred Honor

American Minute with Bill Federer     Richard Stockton signed the Declaration of Independence. His brother-in-law, Elias Boudinot, was President of the Continental Congress for a term, signed...

220 Christian Hostages ISIS Abducted

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ ISIS has just viciously abducted 220 Christians in Syria. It is devastatingly likely that ISIS will attempt to behead, crucify, or even burn...

CALL NOW! Senate GOP Leaders Caving!

ACTION ALERTS, EAGLE FORUM Republican Senate leadership is ready to throw in the towel on fighting President Obama's executive amnesty. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell...

Government Engages in KGB-Type Harassment in Christian Church

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Lake Worth, FL – Liberty Counsel sent a letter to the City of Lake Worth demanding it retract its baseless position that all local churches...

Infrastructure: Privatization and Innovation

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE Tomorrow at CPAC, I will discuss some advantages of infrastructure privatization. Perhaps the largest advantage is innovation. Unlike government bureaucracies, private...

Will Repeal of AR-15 Ammo Ban Win Out?

SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA ACTION:   Click here to contact your Senators and Represenatative and urge them to support a repeal of ATF’s AR-15...

Which Is the Most Important

A WAY OF LIFE, L. TOM PERRY Many years ago at stake conferences, we would show a film clip to illustrate the theme of the...

How long is too long for the President?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP the amendment against the reeligibility of the President was not proposed ... how easily offices or tenures for life slide into inheritances....

Longfellow – Poet and Professor

American Minute with Bill Federer     "Listen my children and you shall hear Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere, On the 18th of April, in 75; Hardly a...

Does God Exist?

The argument over the existence of God has raged for centuries. Theists and atheists have continually debated the possibility of even presenting a rational...

Battle Hymn of the Republic

Weekly Story Julia Ward Howe relates how she came to write the Civil War hymn. It must have been’ at the earliest touch of dawn that...

Rip-Off – American College Tuition

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Why does a college education cost so much? Tuition has increased far higher and at a faster rate than inflation. Graduating with...

The Vital Role of a Mother

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 21ST CENTURY SERMONS: GORDON B. HINCKLEY 2000 “Women who make a house a home make a far greater contribution to society than those...

Cooperation, Not Competition!

LAWRENCE W. REED, THE FREEMAN Clichés of Progressivism, Part 13 “Gym Now Stresses Cooperation, Not Competition,” blared a headline in The New York Times a decade ago. The...

Federalist Papers No. 74, Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: MAJOR WORKS Tuesday, March 25, 1788 Command of the Military and Naval Forces, and Pardoning Power of the President THE President of the United...

The Word from Brazil

BY ALAN CARUBA The carnival in Rio de Janeiro from February 13 through the 17th was one heck of a party. It was celebrated by...

Victor Hugo Born February 26, 1802

American Minute with Bill Federer     "God is behind everything, but everything hides God," wrote Victor Hugo in his classic Les Miserables, Book 5, Chapter 4. Born...

The FCC versus Internet Freedom

MARK W. HENDRICKSON Earlier this month, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler announced that its five commissioners will conduct a vote on February 26 to decide...

Quiet Change Expands ATF Power to Seize Property

ADAM BATES, CATO INSTITUTE A quick glance at the Federal Register (Vol. 80, No. 37, p. 9987-88) today reveals that Attorney General Eric Holder, who...