Steve Farrell

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Steve Farrell, Founder & Editor-In-Chief of Self-Educated American.Mr. Farrell is Founder and Editor-In-Chief of Self-Educated American (2009 – Present), one of the original pundits at NewsMax.com (1999-2007), Press Agent for Defend Marriage (2003-2004), Managing Editor of Right Magazine (1998-1999), and author of the inspirational novel, Dark Rose (2003).


Adam Smith On Religious Liberty: Extended Quote from “The Wealth of Nations”

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL When economists write or speak on Adam Smith the subject is nearly always in reference to his classic economic...

Ameriphobes and The Tale of Two Walls

LIBERTY LETTERS QUOTE OF THE DAY "We're told we can't build a wall to protect America but (they have) a wall against the U.S. Capitol...

What ‘Free Market’ Doesn’t Mean – Michael Savage

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL Free Market doesn't mean letting gangsters destroy the world. Source: Michael Savage: The Savage Nation Podcast, February 1, 2021 Liberty Letters are...

Justice Joseph Story—The Common Sense Behind a National Immigration Policy

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL Ought our immigration policy be haphazard, different in every state, indiscriminate in who we allow to enjoy the rights of...

Moral Beings and the Law

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL I am always puzzled by the query "Why do you Christians insist on legislating morality?" I suspect those who ask...

Know Much, Do Little

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL There are so many bad things we can do to hurt America – but the saddest, and perhaps baddest of...

Providential Destiny and Duty or Not? — Steve Farrell

THEY WERE BELIEVERS WITH STEVE FARRELL Did the establishment of the United States, this ‘light on the hill’ republic, come about by mere chance or...

Thou Shalt Not Profane God: Public or Private? — Steve Farrell

Liberty Letters with Steve Farrell "One man's vulgarity is another man's lyric," indicated a Supreme Court justice over four decades ago. (1) The justice said it,...

Blessed Tolerance: The Virtue of a Republic in Decline

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL Approximately two and a half millennia ago, Plato, in his classic work, The Republic, unveiled a more intimate look into our...

The Un-American United Nations

BY STEVE FARRELL Author's introductory note: This essay was originally published in August of 1999 (and then updated in Sept. 2000 as an alert to...

The National Law of the Harvest

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL There is a Christian church in America that contends, as did many of our Christian forefathers, that America "is a...

Enemies of Tyranny: Faith, Reason, and the First Amendment

THEY WERE BELIEVERS WITH STEVE FARRELL One of the great changes in thinking spawned by the American Revolution was that reason and revelation could and...

Give me back that Old Time Schooling!

BY STEVE FARRELL Liberty Letters: Bates, Blackstone, Locke For generations, in the singing of “America, the Beautiful,” (1) Americans encouraged each other to exercise freedom responsibly,...

Joseph Story on “Complete Decentralization”

LIBERTY LETTERS WITH STEVE FARRELL In Justice Joseph Story's classic 1883 work, "Commentaries on the U.S. Constitution", he writes of the concept we now refer...

Cicero—True Law

DAILY DABBLE IN THE CLASSICS WITH STEVE FARRELL We live in a time where revolutionary forces are attempting to convince mankind that there are no...

Denying Spiritual Man

THEY WERE BELIEVERS - WITH STEVE FARRELL The apostle Paul prophesied the time would come when man's "conscience seared with a hot iron." (1) Part...

To the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States, May 1789—George...

THEY WERE BELIEVERS, GEORGE WASHINGTON On May 26, 1789, the General Assembly of Presbyterian Churches in the United States meeting in Philadelphia, PA sent an...

The Great & Unique Advantages of a Christian Education – John Adams – August...

THEY WERE BELIEVERS WITH STEVE FARRELL On August 14, 1796 Vice President John Adams reflecting on the importance of a Christian education, sets it down...

Benjamin Franklin On Titles of Honor

THEY WERE BELIEVERS WITH STEVE FARRELL In the writing and later ratification of the Constitution of the United States, the American Founding generation demonstrated their...

A Struggle Designed by Providence

THEY WERE BELIEVERS WITH STEVE FARRELL George Washington, 1778 On 15 October 1778, General George Washington, Commander In Chief of the Continental Army, responds by letter...