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Global warming is not people’s most pressing concern

~Most people don’t really care, don’t think it affects them much, and don’t believe the hype~ Tom Harris In a recent interview with the Vatican News...

Columbus sighted Trinidad JULY 31, 1498

American Minute with Bill Federer On the third of his four voyages, Columbus sailed south along the west coast of Africa before heading west across...

William Penn’s “holy experiment”

American Minute with Bill Federer William Penn was arrested and imprisoned several times for sharing his politically incorrect views which were not in agreement with...

Who was more impressed?

BY T.F. STERN I recently had the opportunity to visit historic sites associated with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS).  Topping...

Environmentalist scare stories – Never mind!

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Solid evidence shows there is no “bee-pocalypse,” but alarmists allege new pesticide threats~ “Baby boomers” will remember Gilda Radner’s Saturday Night Live character...

Alexis de Tocqueville born JULY 29, 1805

American Minute with Bill Federer Alexis de Tocqueville was born JULY 29, 1805. A French social scientist, he traveled the United States in 1831, and wrote...

The 14TH AMENDMENT adopted JULY 28, 1868

American Minute with Bill Federer In 1857, the Supreme Court, with 7 of the 9 Justices being Democrat, decided that Dred Scott was not a...

Self Governance vs Communism

American Minute with Bill Federer "FREEDOM IS NOT FREE" is the inscription on the Korean War Memorial in Washington, D.C. The Korean War started June 25,...

Is Green Energy Competitive?

PETER VAN DOREN, CATO INSTITUTE The declining cost of solar panels and the widespread adoption of rooftop solar in California lead to many cocktail party discussions about...

Pastor Andrew Brunson Allowed to Return to Home in Turkey

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ In a major development, American Pastor Andrew Brunson has been moved from the Turkish prison to his house in Turkey. The ACLJ represents...

The Slippery Slope of Social Media Censorship

BY BOB BARR When it comes to identifying fake news, it is less science than alchemy; a task residing somewhere between asking “What is art?”...

Benjamin Franklin – 1st Postmaster General of U.S.

American Minute with Bill Federer On JULY 26, 1775, Benjamin Franklin became the first Postmaster General of the United States, a position he held under...

Sandra Merritt Seeks to Recuse CA AG and Dismiss Charges

LIBERTY COUNSEL SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- Sandra "Susan" Merritt has filed a motion to recuse California’s Attorney General Xavier Becerra and his Office from prosecuting the criminal...

27 Christians in China Were Sentenced Up to 13 years Imprisonment for Sharing the...

LIBERTY ALERTS, ACLJ On October 21, 2016, a mass crackdown on local Christian groups was launched across Yunnan Province, China. More than 200 people have...

Religious Persecution in Iran and China Must End

The White House • July 25, 2018 Around the world, religious minorities are persecuted and stripped of human rights, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo wrote yesterday. “We...

We Don’t Apologize for America Anymore

The White House • July 25, 2018 President Trump promised to make honoring our veterans one of the top priorities of his Administration. Part of that promise means...

Ulysses S. Grant died, July 23, 1885

American Minute with Bill Federer Ulysses S. Grant was commissioned JULY 25, 1866, as General of the Army, the first ever to hold that rank...

Summit II: A Great Idea

Exclusive to Self-Educated American BY EARL H. TILFORD A week after the Monday, July 16 Helsinki meeting between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin, the American left...

Tearing Down Barriers to Work

The White House • July 23, 2018 “We must tear down unnecessary barriers to work,” Labor Secretary Alex Acosta wrote Friday. “Excessive licensing forces individuals, like barbers,...