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Fight the Virus, Not Carbon

~Often obsessive focus on climate wastes scarce money and distracts from real health crisis~ Paul Driessen and David Wojick The many trillions of dollars proposed to...

Banner Waving

BY T.F. STERN My son came up to visit and brought me a Trump flag/banner to display from my house up here in Buffalo, Texas.  He didn’t...

What is “Nonessential” Business?

RYAN BOURNE, CATO INSTITUTE Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has followed other governors in ordering all “nonessential” businesses to close workplace sites within his state. But is it...

The real reasons Africa has another locust plague

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~The UN, environmentalist pressure groups and their financial backers have a lot to answer for~ The ChiCom coronavirus and COVID-19 outbreaks, deaths and...

COVID-19 tests: The non-fake news

~Our system may not be the fastest, but it’s giving us trustworthy answers~ Dvorah Richman Federal officials recently testified before the U.S. House Committee on Oversight...

Pelosi Tried to Slip a Billion Dollars in Abortion Funding in Coronavirus Bill

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and the radical pro-abortion Left tried to slip a BILLION dollars in taxpayer funding for abortions...

Protecting Abortion Survivors in Wyoming

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL The Wyoming House recently passed 44-16 a bill that would mandate life-saving measures for babies that are born alive after an...

Slashing Regulations to Combat Coronavirus

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE The coronavirus is battering the U.S economy as businesses cut back and close down. Unfortunately, federal policymakers are pursuing their usual misguided response...

Don’t pick them all. Only a select few, instead. – Thomas Jefferson Leadership

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP …  if you appoint all the members of the legislature to be members of the institution, it will gratify no particular member,...

Beware of the “Emergency Declaration”

BY BOB BARR In his 2004 book, “Against Leviathan – Government Power and a Free Society,” Robert Higgs explains how our federal government has transformed...

Fear of (everybody else) flying

~Air travel worsens climate crisis – unless passengers are climate activists and wealthy elites~ Duggan Flanakin Just over a year ago, newly elected U.S. Rep. Alexandria...

Great Plague of London and Sir Isaac Newton

American Minute with Bill Federer In 1331,a plague originated in China, where millions died. It was spread by fleas in caravans traveling the Silk Road, and...

Saint Patrick — “found Ireland all heathen and left it all Christian”

American Minute with Bill Federer The Later Eastern Han Dynasty extended sections of the Great Wall of China along its Mongolian border around 220 AD. This...

US 24 hours of all-American teamwork

The White House • March 17, 2020 When President Trump took the podium at yesterday’s Coronavirus briefing, he asked Americans to unite behind a single goal....

Eerie Echoes of Influenza Epidemic

BY PAUL G. KENGOR Exhibit 1: Elizabeth Sovel Flinn. Born in 1891, she died about this time 100 years ago, age 29, a victim of...

Sustainable: The War on Free Enterprise, Private Property and Individuals

Self-Educated American's Highest Recommendation Please visit SustainableDevelopment.com and get a copy of Tom DeWeese's must read, Sustainable: The War on Free Enterprise, Private Property and...

Coronavirus and NIH/CDC Funding

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE The rapid spread of coronavirus (Covid‐​19) is focusing attention on the health agencies that are helping to fight the pandemic. This...

Why Ban Employee Prayer?

MATT STAVER, LIBERTY COUNSEL Of all the times to ban employee prayer, a manager in a large distribution center of a major US company chose...

Second Amendment Sanctuary Counties Exploding in Number

SECOND AMENDMENT NEWS, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA There are now over 1,000 counties, cities, and towns that have passed sanctuary resolutions in 34 separate states. The...

Condemn Rep. Tlaib’s Attack on Prayer

LIBERTY ALERTS, ACLJ Representative Rashida Tlaib unleashed a profanity-laced attack on the National Day of Prayer. The President rightly declared a National Day of Prayer yesterday...