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Virginia Abortion Advocates Want Infanticide

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL RICHMOND, VA. — Democratic Governor Ralph Northam and Democratic Virginia Delegate Kathy Tran are advocating to loosen the requirements of late-term...

Virginia: Radical ERA Ratification bill Pending

TAKE ACTION The proponents of ratifying the ERA to the U.S. Constitution would not stop pushing for ratification even after the loss in the House...

20,000 letters but only one book …

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP … in the year 1781. I had received a letter from M. de Marbois, of the French legation in Philadelphia … addressing...

Virginia DMV Attempts to Shutter Ridesharing Companies Uber, Lyft

KATHRYN WATSON, CATO INSTITUTE Just when you thought you couldn’t despise the Department of Motor Vehicles any more, Virginia’s DMV decided to wage war against...

Federalist Papers No. 52, James Madison

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: MAJOR WORKS Friday, February 8, 1788 House of Representatives Considered in Light of Republican Principles of Government, Especially Grant of Power Versus Term...

Can Your County Shut Down Home Bible Studies?

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ I never imagined when I agreed to host a Bible study in my home that such an action may one day be...

Marriage and the Defense of State Law

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY When Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring recently abandoned his state’s marriage amendment in court and instead joined its opponents, he grandly declared...

Slavery: Respectfully, no! Proven leaders MUST lead. (Pt. 3 of 3)

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP … Your prayers I trust will not only be heard with indulgence in Heaven, but with influence on earth. But I cannot...

The sheep are OK, but the potatoes will freeze.

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP Your favor of the 22d. has been duly received, and, in consequence of it, my manager Mr. Biddle now sets out for...

Slavery: I am too old. This requires youth. (Pt. 2 of 3)

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP sentiments … on the subject of slavery of negroes have long since been … , and time has only served to...

Turkish Charter Schools in America

EDUCATION REPORTER, EAGLE FORUM Recent developments in Loudoun County, Virginia have brought national attention once again to Imam Fethullah Glen, the Turkish cleric whose followers...

Second Southern State May Ban Smoking in Public Places

PUBLIC HEALTH, STEVE FARRELL, THE MORAL LIBERAL Twenty-three U.S. States have banned smoking in public places, but in the South, only one has, Virginia. Last...

The Mayflower Compact

American Minute with Bill Federer High winds and treacherous tides along North America's coast prevented the Pilgrims from sailing further south to join Virginia's earlier...

ObamaCare Decision Disappointing – Appeal to Come

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice It's a decision that is disappointing. A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the...

Another ObamaCare Case Headed to the Supreme Court

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice Last week I told you that the Obama Administration asked the U.S. Supreme Court to take the...

Abortion Clinics Receiving Strict Regulation – Finally

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice For too long abortion clinics have been allowed to operate outside of any regulation that would help...

Disappointed but Not Deterred – ObamaCare will be Decided by Supreme Court

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice While the other days decision by the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals rejecting Virginia’s challenge to ObamaCare...

UPDATE: Win for Faith-Based Adoption Agencies in Virginia

It's a tremendous victory for religious liberty.

Backing Virginia’s ObamaCare Challenge at Appeals Court

As the legal challenges to ObamaCare move forward, there's one central bit to the argument - the mandate forcing individuals to purchase health care insurance is unconstitutional.

Tea Party, GOP Seize Control of ‘America’s Heartland’

Liberty Alerts, Newsmax.com Turbocharged by the tea party, Republicans scored a stunning landslide Tuesday, knocking House Speaker Nancy Pelosi off her political throne in a...

Republicans Grab Leads in Indiana, Florida, Virginia House Races

Liberty Alerts, Foxnews.com Republicans jumped to early leads in key congressional races in Indiana, Florida and Virginia as they pressed to wrest control of the...

Before Day Breaks, Virginians Turn Out for Big Vote

Liberty Alerts, NewsMax.com, John Royall A fingernail moon shined in the black sky as the Waynewood Precinct opened at 6 a.m. today in the...

The Private Provision of Public Goods — Donald J. Boudreaux

Nobel laureate economist Elinor Ostrom’s important work shows that people are very good at using voluntary action to solve problems that economics textbooks insist require the forceful hand of government. Producing “public goods” (such as irrigation systems for a community of farmers) often promises large enough gains to stir the creative juices of people—who, given enough freedom of action and security of rights, then figure out how to cooperate to provide them. This cooperation often takes different forms from what we witness in markets for typical private goods (such as shoes).

Does Obama Hate America — Alan Caruba

I have been a book reviewer since the 1960s and am, in fact, a founding member of the National Book Critics Circle, but I rarely devote a commentary to a particular book. I am, however, going to recommend you read “The Manchurian President: Barack Obama’s Ties to Communists, Socialists and Other Anti-American Extremists” by Aaron Klein with Branda J. Elliot.

Rev. Robert Hunt and the Foundation of Jamestown — American Minute

He planted the first Protestant Church in America and laid down his life in the foundation of America.