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James Madison’s Defense of Conscience

American Minute with Bill Federer James Madison was born MARCH 16, 1751. He recalled standing with his father outside the jail in the village of Orange...

James Madison born MARCH 16, 1751

American Minute with Bill Federer Called the "Chief Architect of the Constitution," he also wrote many of the Federalist Papers which helped convince the States...

James Madison’s defense of religious freedom

American Minute with Bill Federer James Madison's defense of religious freedom began when he stood with his father outside a jail in the village of...

War of 1812

American Minute with Bill Federer The French Revolution had left that country in chaos. 26-year-old Napoleon fired cannons down the streets of Paris, mowing down French...

James Madison born MAR 16, 1751

American Minute with Bill Federer Called the "Chief Architect of the Constitution," he wrote many of the Federalist Papers which helped convince States to ratify...

Unlicensed Preachers Jailed JAN 24, 1774

American Minute with Bill Federer James Madison's defense of religious freedom began when he stood with his father outside a jail in the village of...

James Madison born MARCH 16, 1751

American Minute with Bill Federer Called the "Chief Architect of the Constitution," he wrote many of the Federalist Papers which helped convince States to ratify...

Constitutional Convention: May 14, 25, 1787

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: MAJOR WORKS James Madison's Notes: Federal Convention of 1787 May 14, 25, 1787   Monday May 14th 1787 was the day fixed for the meeting...

James Madison’s thoughts on Religion

American Minute with Bill Federer James Madison's defense of religious freedom began when he stood with his father outside a jail in the village of...

This is what I think. You decide.

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP have we a right to give passages generally to private individuals whenever a public vessel is passing from one place to another?...

Chief Architect of the Constitution

American Minute with Bill Federer     Called the "Chief Architect of the Constitution," he wrote many of the Federalist Papers which helped convince States to ratify...

Great Pillars of American Liberty

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL Not long ago, I watched a noted atheist - an ACLU member - venomously attacked American Christians for daring to...

Federalist Papers No. 63, James Madison

FOUNDERS CORNER: MAJOR WORKS Saturday, March 1, 1788 The United States Senate (continued) A fifth desideratum, illustrating the utility of a senate, is the want of a...

A Warning Against Standing Armies and Tyranny

American Minute with Bill Federer The British invaded Washington, D.C. and burned the Capitol on August 25, 1814. President James and Dolly Madison had to flee...

James Madison: The Indispensible Founder

BY ALAN CARUBA “I cannot undertake to lay my finger on that article of the Constitution which granted a right to Congress of expending, on...

Federalist Papers No. 56, James Madison

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY, MAJOR WORKS Saturday, February 16, 1788 The total number of members of the House of Representatives (continued) THE second charge against the House of...

Federalist Papers No. 51, James Madison

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY, MAJOR WORKS Wednesday, February 6, 1788 The Structure of the Government Must Furnish the Proper Checks and Balances Between the Different Departments TO WHAT...

Let’s Have Some Humility

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY A new book called Humility focuses on five historical figures who remained humble, even though they had every reason to become arrogant....

Federalist Papers No. 48, James Madison

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: MAJOR WORKS Friday, February 1, 1788 These Departments Should Not Be So Far Separated as to Have No Constitutional Control Over Each Other IT...

God and Jesus, Politics and Government

MARK W. HENDRICKSON, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES Is God a Democrat? A Republican? Was Jesus a conservative, liberal, socialist, or libertarian? Those are jarring questions....

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Revisiting EPA’s Gold King Mine blowout – Part 2

~The Navajo Nation and New Mexico vs. incompetence and bad faith in the USEPA~ Duggan Flanakin On August 5, five years to the day after suffering...

Recalling EPA’s Gold King Mine disaster – Part 1

~Five years after the infamous blowout, EPA finally settles with Utah over Gold King pollution~ Duggan Flanakin On the fifth anniversary of the notorious spill of...

Irregulars and Militias – Are Militias Still Legal in Texas?

BY T.F. STERN (Image: The Concord Minute Man of 1775, a monument created by Daniel Chester French) The most uncomplicated definition of Militia – military force...

Potentially powerful pipeline precedents

~Radical Greens have given citizens the tools to stop destructive wind and solar projects~ Craig Rucker Fracking (horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing) has unleashed bounties of...