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Celebrating What?

BY T.F. STERN I started to write a short comment, something to do with preparing to celebrate the 4th of July.  Oh, well, as often...

French Christian Huguenots in Florida

American Minute with Bill Federer The first French settlement in present-day United States was Fort Caroline on the banks of the St. John's River in...

Who Do They Think They Are?

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Washington, DC – Chief Justice John Roberts was right when referring to “five lawyers” who think they can order the “transformation...

Students Forced to “Sit and Stare”

EDUCATION REPORTER, EAGLE FORUM At Nathan Hale High School in Seattle, Washington, not one junior took Common Core Smarter Balanced (SBAC) standardized tests this spring....

It’s So Easy to Offend Students’ Feelings

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY It’s no longer just conservatism that’s a problem on college campuses: now we’ve got students objecting to things that just remind them...

Obamacare’s Best Allies: The Courts and the Republicans

RON PAUL, RON PAUL INSTITUTE By ruling for the government in the case of King v. Burwell, the Supreme Court once again tied itself into...

Who exactly is in charge here? Part 11 E (OR Stingy people justify being...

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP   Heart: A few facts .. to prove to you that nature has not organized you for our moral direction. When the...

Alan Caruba has Passed Away

BY T.F. STERN One of my friends and writers, Alan Caruba died this past week.  I got to know him through articles he shared for...

Henry Clay died June 29, 1852

American Minute with Bill Federer "I would rather be right than President," answered Henry Clay, when told his abolitionist position would cost him the election. Henry...

The green mirage – and con job

BY PAUL DRIESSEN and TOM TAMARKIN ~Musk, Schmidt, Simons and billionaire buddies build empire based on climate and energy BS~ Elon Musk and his fellow barons...

Abraham Williams: An Election Sermon

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, FOUNDING ERA SERMONS, ABRAHAM WILLIAMS Boston 1762 Independent and audacious enough while a student at Harvard to be known in some ministerial groups...

John Adams: There’s a Divinity that Shapes Our Ends

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL Daniel Webster records that in 1776, while some men vacillated as to Independence, John Adams, the "Voice of the Declaration,"...

John Adams: There’s a Divinity that Shapes Our Ends

LIBERTY LETTERS, 1776 Daniel Webster records that in 1776, while some men vacillated as to Independence, John Adams, the "Voice of the Declaration," arose and...

Divine Assistance in America’s Founding

American Minute with Bill Federer The Constitutional Convention was in a deadlock over how large and small states could be represented equally. Some delegates left. Then, on...

Helen Keller born June 27, 1880

American Minute with Bill Federer Helen Keller was born JUNE 27, 1880. At the age of two she suffered an illness that left her blind and...

Supreme Court Abandons Rule of Law and Reason on Marriage

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, DC – A bare 5-4 majority of the Supreme Court today purports to invent a "fundamental right" for same-sex individuals...

The Myth of Judicial Infallibility

WALTER M. WEBER, ACLJ Everyone understands that the President sometimes violates the Constitution. Everyone also understands that sometimes Congress violates the Constitution. Is it not...

Research As Hate Speech

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Another conservative event has kicked off a college campus ruckus. The Anscombe Society at the Stanford University medical school is a student...

How Much Diversity Must We Tolerate?

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY In his seventh year of “fundamentally transforming the United States of America,” as Barack Obama memorably promised five days before he was...

A Sad, Confused, and Ominous Obamacare Decision

JOHN A. SPARKS, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES In his scathing dissent, Justice Antonin Scalia summarized the Supreme Court’s decision in King v. Burwell in...