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Earth Hour celebrates ignorance

By Ross McKitrick ~Its ideas would send the West back 100 years and keep poor nations impoverished and wretched~ A few years ago, a journalist asked me...

Money, Considered As A Particular Branch of the General Stock of the Society…

An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith, 1776 2013 Internet Edition (with explanatory notes) by Steve Farrell BOOK II....

The World of Universals

JONATHAN DOLHENTY, PH.D. The so-called "Problem of the Universals" has been a controversial topic in modern philosophy. Controversy aside, however, universal ideas are of the...

Depression Up, Religion Down at College

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY A new survey reveals that the percentage of college students who are depressed is at record high levels. At the same time,...

Debate: Army Appropriations Bill (1878)—Part V

American Debate Following the nation-wide riots in 1877, Congress debates appropriating money for the Army. Rep. William Kimmel (D., Maryland) argues for funding the militia,...

Report: How You Are Making a Major Impact in 2015

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ In just the last few weeks and months, we’ve secured some major victories for faith and freedom.  Your continued support makes this...

Pastor Prevails in 4 Year Battle with Columbus, Mississippi

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Columbus, MS – Yesterday, exactly four years after his arrest, Pastor Stephen Joiner was awarded over $10,000 in damages from the...

We Are a Christian Nation, and We Christians Must Stand Up

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 20TH CENTURY SERMONS, J. REUBEN CLARK JR. 1939 Constitution Inspired I speak today as an American citizen who believes as he believes in Deity,...

Holder Issues New Asset Forfeiture Restrictions

ADAM BATES, CATO INSTITUTE Today Attorney General Eric Holder issued new guidelines to federal prosecutors tightening the rules for seizing assets for so-called “structuring” offenses. Under the...

Attacks on Scott Walker Remind of Reagan

PAUL G. KENGOR, CENTER FOR VISION AND VALUES As soon as a conservative Republican emerges as a serious presidential frontrunner, liberals in the media...

Don’t be an April ‘Earth Month’ Fool

BY ALAN CARUBA The annual calendar is filled with days and months designated for the purpose of calling attention to some event, personality, or cause....

Don't be an April 'Earth Month' Fool

BY ALAN CARUBA The annual calendar is filled with days and months designated for the purpose of calling attention to some event, personality, or cause....

Christian missionaries in Hawaii – 1820

American Minute with Bill Federer     Henry Opukahai'a was an orphan raised by his uncle to be a pagan priest but he became disillusioned with rituals...

Fast Asleep in Philosophical Tranquility as Civil War Looms

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL In my April 2oth column, "For the Sake of Party or Principle," I promised to follow-up on John Adams' feelings...

Same-Sex Marriage: Putting Every Household at Risk

By Mathew Staver, Broadman & Holman, 2004. BOOK REVIEW: BILL MUEHLENBERG The debate about same-sex marriage, notes Staver, is really a debate about marriage itself. The...

Bowe Bergdahl and Our Leaders’ Lost Honor

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ Desertion is a very old story in the history of armies and armed conflict. Soldiers deserted from the Continental Army, from the...

Americans Know Free Trade Is A Bad Deal

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Republicans in Congress should reconsider their support of free trade. It’s sure to become a hot topic again, as President Obama is...

Liberty Counsel Defends Marriage in Puerto Rico

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Boston, MA – Today Liberty Counsel filed a motion seeking permission to file an Amicus Curiae brief at the First Circuit...

Debate: Army Appropriations Bill (1878)—Part IV

American Debate Following the nation-wide riots in 1877, Congress debates appropriating money for the Army. Rep. William Kimmel (D., Maryland) argues for funding the militia,...

Gun Rights Victory In the Senate

Second Amendment, Gun Owners of America ACTION: Contact your Senators and Representative. Ask them to cosponsor the GOA-backed Rubio/Jordan bill (S. 874/H.R. 1701). Victory over Choke Point...