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The Hatred Embedded in the Proposed NO HATE Act

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON Editor's note: Current status of Senate Bill 2043 as of August 23, 2019: Read twice and referred to the Committee on...

Doctors and Nurses Forced to Perform Abortions

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ At the ACLJ, we are committed to defending life and that includes the life of the unborn. Recently, there were two important victories...

Government Funded Abortion is a Catch-22

CAPITOL HILL REPORT, EAGLE FORUM This past July, recipients of the Department of Health and Human Services’ Title X grants had to implement several institutional...

Planned Parenthood Refuses to Protect Life

LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Planned Parenthood has refused to comply with President Trump’s Protect Life Rule and officially withdrew yesterday from the Title X Family Planning...

GOA Action Alert: Senate Needs to Hear Your Voice Opposing Gun-Control

ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA Please call the Capitol Hill switchboard at 202-224-3121 and ask them to transfer you to your two Senators offices....

Nevada Families Ask Court to Restore Tax Credits for Scholarships

Legislature passed bill without supermajority required for revenue-raising bills ANDREW WIMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Las Vegas, Nev.—As Nevada students return to classrooms this week, some will...

ACLJ Files Records Request for Information Regarding Anti-Semitic Event Hosted by Taxpayer Supported University

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ It’s stunning to think a state university would allow an anti-Israel, anti-Semitic conference. But it’s unconscionable that it would use tax dollars to...

Speech Code of the Month: Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

Laura Beltz, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) Chances are you’ve posted or sent something online that someone, somewhere, could consider “annoying.” Although a...

Ode to Joy

Celebrating Phyllis Schlafly’s Birthdate (1924-2016) ANNE SCHLAFLY CORI, EAGLE FORUM Phyllis Schlafly was the most JOYFUL person I’ve ever known. As my mother, she nurtured JOY...

Labor Department Protects Religious Freedom

LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Trump administration has proposed a rule which protects faith-based organizations that contract with the federal government by allowing them to make...

Enforcement of HHS Rule Cutting Title X Tax Dollars from Planned Parenthood Begins

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ Earlier this year, the Trump Administration dealt a painful blow to Planned Parenthood and other abortion businesses through a new rule blocking millions from...

Illinois Family Sues to End Compulsory Eviction Law for Crimes House Guest Committed

After a house guest was arrested, Granite City, Ill. police are now trying to evict everyone in the home: An innocent family with three...

Tennessee Lawmakers Affirm Life

LIBERTY COUNSEL NASHVILLE, TN – The Tennessee Senate Judiciary Committee heard testimonies this week for an amendment to a bill that would affirm that life begins at...

Congressional GOP Misses the Mark With Gun Confiscation Proposal

BY BOB BARR Some Republicans in Congress are seeking to pass a “red flag law,” which would grant law enforcement to do what legal precedent...

House Unites to Support Israel

LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved 398-17 a bipartisan resolution opposing the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement which calls for...

Even Democrats Don’t Want Socialized Medicine

“Medicare For All” Divides House Democrats CAPITOL HILL REPORT, EAGLE FORUM At the start of the 116th Congress, Speaker Nancy Pelosi called for action on the Medicare for...

Senate Should Reject Pelosi-Mnuchin Budget Deal

HERITAGE ACTION ALERT Washington—Heritage Action released the following statement from Vice President Jessica Anderson in response to today's vote in the House of Representatives to...

THANK YOU to the 132 fiscal conservatives who stood up for future generations

HERITAGE ACTION ALERT 132 fiscal conservatives in the House stood up for the fiscal sanity of our nation’s future and voted “No”on the Pelosi-Mnuchin budget...

July 2019 Speech Code of the Month: California State University Channel Islands

Laura Beltz, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education What’s the most common type of speech code in FIRE’s Spotlight database? The answer might surprise you. It’s...

Federal Court Upholds Censorship of Dietary Advice

Health Coach Plans to Appeal Decision to 11th Circuit Court of Appeals MATT POWERS, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Pensacola, Fl.—In a blow to entrepreneurs across the Sunshine...

Murder, Rape, Assault, Burglary: 6 Examples of California’s Sanctuary Policies Leading to More Crimes

FRED LUCAS, THE DAILY SIGNAL Illegal immigrants released by local police in California after their arrests for minor offenses go on to be charged with...

Meet America’s New ‘Victim’ Class

MAT STAVER, LIBERTY COUNSEL Just when you thought America was running out of “victims,” a new class has emerged from under the covers. It turns out that...

Being “Pro-Life” Shouldn’t Cost You A Job

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ For over two decades the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) has been at the forefront of advancing and defending the...

Congress Voting to Worsen the Economy

TAKE ACTION Ask Your Congressman to Vote NO on the Raise the Wage Act The Trump Administration has made great strides in supporting businesses and workers...

New Lawsuit Challenges Mississippi Labeling Law That Makes Selling “Veggie Burgers” a Crime

Vegan food company Upton's Naturals and the Plant Based Food Association fight for First Amendment right to use terms consumers understand ANDREW WIMER, INSTITUTE FOR...

Virginia Demonstrates the Power of Grass Roots Activism

ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA The showdown in the Old Dominion ended as soon as it began. Senior Vice President of GOA, Erich Pratt, speaks...

Bursting Anti-Pro-Life Speech Bubble Zones at the Supreme Court

Walter M. Weber, ACLJ The ACLJ is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to grant review and pop the anti-speech bubbles the City of Chicago has enacted to...

Knight Institute v. Trump

JOHN SAMPLES, CATO INSTITUTE The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has affirmed a district court’s ruling that Donald Trump may not block Americans from...

Transgender Agenda in National Defense Authorization Act

TAKE ACTION Ask Your Congressman to Vote NO on the threat to our national security This week the House of Representatives votes on H.R. 2500 or the National...

A Free Country Requires Freedom of Speech on College Campuses

Free Speech Without Teeth EAGLE FORUM As families across the nation are celebrating the United States’ independence, some are bracing themselves for the contentious topic of...