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Rev. Jacob Duche’ Born JANUARY 31, 1738

American Minute with Bill Federer When British troops descended on Boston, the Continental Congress' first official act was to request Rev. Jacob Duche', pastor of...

Undercover Video Exposes Common Core

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY A new set of undercover videos has been released by Project Veritas, the organization started by young journalist James O’Keefe who exposed...

Happiness and the False Choice

CALLED UNTO LIBERTY, 21ST CENTURY SERMONS The prophet Lehi declared, “If there be no righteousness there be no happiness.”1 The adversary has been successful in planting...

Trumping hydrocarbon fuels & consumers

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Too many presidential candidates court corporate cash by promoting ethanol~ Donald Trump loves to tout his poll numbers. But if he’s doing so...

Franklin D. Roosevelt born JAN 30, 1882

American Minute with Bill Federer Franklin D. Roosevelt warned at Madison Square Garden, October 28, 1940: "WE GUARD AGAINST the forces of anti-Christian aggression, which may...

Robert Frost died JANUARY 29, 1963

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...

Binge of Regulation: Wireless Pricing and the FCC

  JAMES L. GATTUSO, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Wireless data caps, the annoying limits on how much data you can use from your phone, have been a fact...

The Existence of God—Jonathan Dolhenty

(Note: The following is a presentation of the classical Thomistic doctrine of philosophical theology for those who are unacquainted with it. Knowledge of the...

5 steps to maintain public trust over public money

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP In our care too of the public contributions entrusted to our direction, it would be prudent to multiply barriers against their dissipation,...

Sir Francis Drake died JANUARY 28, 1596

American Minute with Bill Federer In 1519, the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan set out on the first voyage to circumnavigate the world. Sailing for Spain, Magellan...

Is Trump the First “European-conservative” American Presidential Candidate?

BY SELWYN DUKE Ever since Donald Trump’s rise to 2016-contender prominence, the rap on him, and perhaps part of his broad appeal, has been...

Jewish American History

American Minute with Bill Federer In 1492, three major events happened in Spain. The monarchs Ferdinand and Isabella drove the last of the Muslims out, liberating...

James Madison: Federal Powers Limited, State Powers Indefinite

FOUNDERS CORNER: LIMITED GOVERNMENT AND FEDERALISM The powers delegated by the proposed Constitution to the federal government, are few and defined. Those which are to...

Douglas MacArthur born JANUARY 26, 1880

American Minute with Bill Federer "Our threat is from the insidious forces working from within which have already so drastically altered the character of our...

Fast & Furious Guns Found in El Chapo Compound as Obama Scandal Cover-Up Loses...

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ A federal judge handed the Obama Administration yet another loss yesterday in the congressional lawsuit to get the truth behind the Fast...

Fast & Furious Guns Found in El Chapo Compound as Obama Scandal Cover-Up Loses...

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ A federal judge handed the Obama Administration yet another loss yesterday in the congressional lawsuit to get the truth behind the Fast...

The Fed’s Lack of Appreciation for the Healing Power of Markets

DANIEL L. THORNTON, CATO INSTITUTE In my recent Cato Institute policy analysis, “Requiem for QE,” I analyze the transcripts of the 2008 and 2009 Federal...

Pro-Life Centers Fight California Law Forcing Them to Promote Abortions

RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, LIBERTY COUNSEL Los Angeles, CA – Liberty Counsel filed a lawsuit on behalf of three faith-based, crisis pregnancy centers in California challenging the...

The value of skill and bravery combined!

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP ... you have shewn to your countrymen that that enemy cannot meet bravery & skill united. in proving to them that our...

Pascal’s “Principle” and Principles

American Minute with Bill Federer The "Father of Chemistry" wanted to evangelize America... and warned of the end of the world. This was Robert Boyle, born...