American Minute: Without Virtue, There Can Be No Liberty

American Minute with Bill Federer John Adams was born OCTOBER 30, 1735. A Harvard graduate, he was admitted to the bar and married Abigail Smith...

Nelson: Ask, Seek, Knock

Modern Prophets Speak, Volume I, No. 26, Nelson Excerpt from Elder Russel M. Nelson's October 2009 General Conference Address, "Ask, Seek, Knock." Today’s technology ......

Hoover: I am My Brother's Keeper

American Minute with Bill Federer OCTOBER 29, 1929, the New York Stock Exchange crashed. Panic ensued as Wall Street sold 16,410,030 shares in a single...

Caruba: Light Bulbs: Taking Away Your Choice

by Alan Caruba I am always amazed at the variety of choice that exists in my local supermarket. There are other supermarkets in the area,...

Farrell: The Greater Threat

by Steve Farrell Liberty Letters, Volume I, Letter 10, Lincoln Since 9-11 we have heard a great deal about enemies from abroad threatening the safety, security...

America: Place of the Second Chance

American Minute with Bill Federer The Statue of Liberty was dedicated OCTOBER 28, 1886. A gift from France, it was built by Gustave Eiffel, builder of...

Hinckley: A Love Affair With the Word of God

Modern Prophets Speak, Volume I, No. 25 , Hinckley President Gordon B. Hinckley writes: I am grateful for emphasis on reading the scriptures. I hope that...

Farrell: The High and Holy Right Not to Be Offended

by Steve Farrell Missing the Mark With Religion, Part 9 (Read parts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) If you want to watch human...

Teddy Roosevelt: Fear God and Take Your Part

American Minute with Bill Federer His wife and mother died on Valentine's Day, 1884. Depressed, he left to ranch in the Dakotas. Returning to New...

Caruba: Every Drop of Water In America

By Alan Caruba For sixty years I lived on a little street called Brookside Road. The name came from a real brook, a Depression-era project...

Burton: Let Virtue Garnish Thy Thoughts

Modern Prophets Speak, Volume I, No. 24, Burton Excerpt from Bishop H. David Burton's talk in the October 2009 General Conference, "Let Virtue Garnish Thy...

1774: Resistance to Tyranny Becomes the Christian

American Minute with Bill Federer On OCTOBER 26, 1774, the Provincial Congress of Massachusetts reorganized their defenses with one-third of their regiments being "Minutemen," ready to...

Perry: The Past Way of Facing the Future

Modern Prophets Speak, Volume I, No. 23, Perry Excerpt from L. Tom Perry's October 2009 General Conference Address, "The Past Way of Facing the...

Grover Cleveland's Thanksgiving Proclamation

American Minute with Bill Federer On OCTOBER 25, 1887, President Grover Cleveland proclaimed a National Day of Thanksgiving and Prayer: The goodness and the mercy of...