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Dec. 11 “America . . . they are trying to weaken you…”

American Minute with Bill Federer Alexander Solzhenitsyn was born in Russia, DECEMBER 11, 1918. He was arrested for writing a letter criticizing Stalin and spent...

Eric Holder’s End Game

BY CHRISTOPHER G. ADAMO James O’Keefe has struck again. And once more, he deserves a medal for his heroic operation. In 2009, he and an...

Profile Muslims or Pat Down the Masses?

With all the bad press the TSA has received recently, we can't be sure if the acronym stands for Transportation Security Administration, Touches Sensitive Areas or Truly Scandalous Attention.

Is Washington “rigorously frugal & simple”?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP   I am for a government rigorously frugal & simple, applying all the possible savings of the public revenue to the discharge of...

Congress’s August Recess: Take Action

LIBERTY ALERT: EAGLE FORUM Congress’s annual August recess officially began this week as senators left Washington. Representatives and senators will spend much of the next...

Federal Control of Education and the Decline of Community

By Steve Farrell In an excellent paper presented in a back issue of Modern Age: A Quarterly Review, Carl L. Bankston, III, Professor of Sociology...

America’s First Anti-Exceptionalism President

BY BOB BARR The Administration of Barack Obama may be struggling with strengthening the economy, controlling the damage of Obamacare, remaining an influential player in...

The “Village” or the “Eminent Tribunal”

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Who is responsible for killing the American family? My new book published by WorldNetDaily this fall answers that fundamental question, and you...

Culture Clash With Islam — Alan Caruba

Better than every other nation, the Israelis understand the culture of the Middle East and the nature of their enemies. They do not underestimate them. Six decades of seeking peace with the Palestinians, pawns of Iran and the other nations that refuse them citizenship, have taught that there is no way to negotiate peace with them. All past efforts such as the Oslo Accords, withdrawal from Gaza, et cetera, lay in tatters.

Obama’s Giveaway to the Communists

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY The China problem is not just that China is raking in trillions of dollars because of Obama’s spending and borrowing binges, and...

35 Reasons Why Obama Will Lose in 2012

By Alan Caruba One could make a very long list of reasons why Barack Obama will lose in the November election. Here’s a short list...

Iran: How to Lose

Earl H. Tilford, The Center for Vision and Values Once again, tensions between Iran and the international community are on the rise as the United...

The Art of Political Rhetoric

By Robert F. Beaudine The ancient Roman rhetoricians developed rules for their oratory. They began with “the exordium,” an emotional or ethical appeal to put...

Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine: The U.S. Needs a Strategy

LUKE COFFEY, DANIEL KOCKIS, HERITAGE FOUNDATION In November 2013, the former Ukrainian President, Viktor Yanukovych, postponed signing an Association Agreement with the European Union after...

The Federalist Papers, No. 09: Alexander Hamilton

Liberty Letters, Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 9 Wednesday, November 21, 1787 A FIRM Union will be of the utmost moment to the peace and liberty of...

The View from the Bottom

BY ALAN CARUBA It tells you everything you need to know about the utter contempt those in the White House and the circles of power...

Trump Should Order Sessions to Drop Bundy Prosecution

BY BOB BARR There are many resolutions the federal government should be making for the New Year; with cutting spending at or near the very...

James Wilson on Constitution, State Sovereignty, and Consolidation

Liberty Letters, James Wilson Convention of Philadelphia, December 1, 1787 Mr. WILSON. The secret is now disclosed, and it is discovered to be a dread, that...

Friedman: The Great Depression Caused by the Government

FREE ENTERPRISE ZONE, FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES Milton Friedman, 1962 "The Great Depression, like most other periods of severe unemployment, was produced by government mismanagement rather than by...

Decorated Wis. cop says he paid dearly for blowing whistle on DA’s crusade against...

BY STUART TAYLOR MILWAUKEE (Legal Newsline) – After missing a scoop on Milwaukee District Attorney John Chisholm’s long-running investigation into Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Milwaukee...

The Absence of Competence — Alan Caruba

Is it too much to expect the Attorney General of the United States, the Secretary of Homeland Security, and the President to have actually read the law that the State of Arizona passed regarding illegal aliens?

500 days of unleashing our economic engine

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Amazing growth – while protecting environment, health and welfare from actual threats~ The “mainstream media” remains riveted on alleged Trump-Russian collusion and how...

Nothing New or Interesting about King v. Burwell

MICHAEL F. CANNON, CATO INSTITUTE Vox’s Sarah Kliff reports that Harvard University’s Theda Skocpol has produced a study purporting to show Congress intended for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care...

The Heresy of Constantine

By Robert F. Beaudine Most of the great thinkers of the past agreed on two aspects of truth: Truth was difficult to ascertain and rarely...

The Mormon Thing

By Alan Caruba Article VI, U.S. Constitution: “…No religious test shall ever been required as a qualification to any office or public trust under the...

Lincoln vs Darwin

American Minute with Bill Federer Abraham Lincoln and Charles Darwin were born on the exact same day, FEBRUARY 12, 1809, but their lives had opposite...

The Grey Lady’s School Choice Confusion

JASON BEDRICK, CATO INSTITUTE In recent weeks, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has ramped up his campaign to pass the Parental Choice in Education Act, which...

Is Sustainable Development Global Governance? — Henry Lamb

Sustainable development is government’s implementation of Agenda 21, and Agenda 21 is 40 chapters of policy recommendations that affect virtually every facet of human life. Therefore, sustainable development is government’s management of human life according to the recommendations set forth in Agenda 21. -- Henry Lamb

Israeli Ambassador Oren Addresses ‘Operation Pillar of Defense’

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, LIBERTY COUNSEL Washington, DC - Today, the Freedom Federation and the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference hosted a telephone conference on Israel and...

Israel Will Go to War as Islamic Fascism Spreads

BY ALAN CARUBA The Israelis are ready to go to war even if the United States is not. The news out of the Middle East reflects...