I Die Hard, But I Am Not Afraid to Go — George Washington

American Minute with Bill Federer He caught a chill riding horseback several hours in the snow while inspecting his Mount Vernon farm. The next morning...

Cash for Clunkers Was a Loser — Yandle

Free Enterprise Zone: The Freeman, Bruce Yandel President Obama’s Cash for Clunkers program, inspired by the Consumer Assistance to Recycle and Save Act, ended August...

Declaration Regarding Governments and Laws

Prophet Statesmen, Volume I, No. 53, Joseph Smith A declaration of belief regarding governments and laws in general, adopted by unanimous vote at a...

Recognizing the Holy Ghost — Matsumori

A Way of Life, Vicki F. Matsumori The importance of helping others understand is described in the Doctrine and Covenants. Parents “in Zion, or in...

Even More Amazing — Nelson

A Way of Life, Russell M. Nelson “Even more amazing than modern technology is our opportunity to access information directly from heaven, without hardware, software,...

The Red Carpet — Ezra Taft Benson

Prophet Statesmen, Volume I, No. 52, Benson Excerpts from address by Ezra Taft Benson given at Brigham Young University, March 28, 1962; and from his...

Christmas Hymns by Phillip Brooks and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

American Minute with Bill Federer Phillips Brooks was born DECEMBER 13, 1835. The bishop of the Episcopal Church in Massachusetts, Brooks is probably best remembered...

Political Bankruptcies: How Chrysler and GM Have Changed the Rules of the Game —...

by Richard A. Epstein The topic of corporate bankruptcy law scarcely titillates the imagination of ordinary citizens, even those with a deep interest in constitutional...

Pennsylvania Founding: Believers Protected Not Prosecuted

American Minute with Bill Federer Pennsylvania - The Continental Congress met there, the Declaration of Independence was signed there, the Liberty Bell was rung there,...

Journalism Isn't Dead but Newspapers Are — Caruba

By Alan Caruba As frequent readers of my commentaries know, I began my working life as a journalist. This, of course, ruined me for honest...

To Help People Help Themselves — Heber J. Grant

Prophet Statesmen, Volume I, No. 51, Heber J. Grant Excerpt from General Conference Address by President Heber J. Grant, October 1936 Our primary purpose was to...

Illinois College Cancels Law Professor's Speech about Guantanamo Bay Detainees

Liberty Alerts, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education Score another sad point for the power of the mob and the "heckler's veto." Last week, McHenry...

U.S. Detainees Terrorizing After Saudi Rehab

Liberty Alerts, Judicial Watch A Saudi Arabian “rehabilitation” program that supposedly reforms Guantanamo Bay jihadists has instead served as a training camp for future terrorists...

America, Confront Communists With Strength — Alexander Solzhenitsyn

American Minute with Bill Federer Alexander Solzhenitsyn was born in Russia, DECEMBER 11, 1918. He was arrested for writing a letter criticizing Joseph Stalin and...