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The Love of Money and the Love of Power

American Minute with Bill Federer At the Constitutional Convention, June 2, 1787, 81-year-old Ben Franklin gave an address, titled "Dangers of a Salaried Bureaucracy": "Sir, there are two passions which have...

Critical Race Theory vs the Golden Rule

BY T.F. STERN There have been many discussions of late regarding the teaching of Critical Race Theory in classrooms across the country.  There are varied...

Cape Town and Dubai battle over Africa’s energy future

BY DUGGAN FLANAKIN ~This major skirmish could determine the outcome of Africa’s fight for energy freedom~ It was quite a shock to Africa Energy Chamber Executive...

How the Left Plans on Putting Boots on the Ground to Subdue Middle America

BY SELWYN DUKE It was said during our Mideast military adventures, and has been considered a truism of war, that you can’t really win a...

William Penn’s Lenape Indian Treaty, & Zinzendorf’s Moravian Missionaries, from Germany to Alaska

American Minute with Bill Federer In the summer of 1683, Ottoman General Mustafa Pasha was laying siege to Vienna, Austria, with 200,000 Muslim jihad warriors. Read as PDF...

Unless Checked, Judges’ Power to Unfairly Punish Could Be Used Against January 6th Defendants

BY BOB BARR Most Americans understand that in our system of justice, a person is “innocent until proven guilty” and that someone cannot be punished...

Christian Flag Goes to U.S. Supreme Court

LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Liberty Counsel has filed a petition to the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of Boston resident Hal Shurtleff and his Christian civic...

America: An Experiment in Self-Government and Voting

American Minute with Bill Federer Theodore Roosevelt stated October 24, 1903: "In no other place and at no other time has the experiment of government of the people, by the people, for the people, been...

The Worst-Kept Economic Secret in America: Inflation is Back

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON To most people, “inflation” signifies widespread rising prices. Economists have long argued, as a matter of technical accuracy, that “inflation” denotes...

Social Justice, Affordable Housing, and Government Tyranny

BY TOM DEWEESE You are a poor minority living in a government housing project called “Affordable.” It’s all paid for by the tax dollars of...

Biden Administration Violates Young Women’s Rights in Schools

LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (DOE) announced a new interpretation for the enforcement of the federal law known...

A Patent Victory for Democratic Accountability

THOMAS A. BERRY, CATO INSTITUTE Today in United States v. Arthrex, the Supreme Court held that there is a serious constitutional flaw in the organization of the...

Don’t Confuse Mandates with Changing Behavior

RYAN BOURNE, CATO INSTITUTE One of the key themes of Economics In One Virus is that it can be very difficult to disentangle the effects of voluntary...

What Merrick Garland Gets Wrong About US Elections

HANS VON SPAKOVSKY, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Partisan, political, designed to inflame. That’s what Merrick Garland’s recent speech on voting rights was. It certainly was not objective,...

Mozart : Requiem in D K. 626 (Orchestre National de France / James Gaffigan)

James Gaffigan conducts the Orchestre national de France and the Choeur de Radio France in the Requiem in D minor, K. 626, composed by...

State And Local Regulatory Schemes Continue To Undermine Second Amendment Rights

BY BOB BARR Conservatives for years have warned about the dangers posed to the Second Amendment by regulatory chokepoints imposed by state and local lawmakers....

The Truth: Biden is Supposed to DENY HIMSELF

BY SELWYN DUKE Years ago, because my best friend had some Polish connections, I’d sometimes attend a “Polish” Catholic church in Brooklyn, New York City....

Lincoln’s Day of Fasting — Two days later, Civil War took a turn… &...

American Minute with Bill Federer During the Civil War, on March 30, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a National Day of Humiliation, Fasting and Prayer. Lincoln stated: "Whereas, the Senate of...

Was the U.S. Constitution Ratified by Christian States?

American Minute with Bill Federer George Washington dictated a "talk" to the Cherokee Nation, August 29, 1796: “Beloved Cherokees, The wise men of the United States meet together...

Doing Our Duty

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. Dear Dr. Adler, Duty is the highest virtue of the soldier. But there are also political, moral, and Religious duties, as...