David French

America’s Terrible Habit of Rewarding Lawlessness

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ Senator Barrasso’s timely post on Thursday calling for substantial financial consequences not only for the Palestinian Authority but also for those states...

The Essentiality of Religious Argument in the Public Square

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ I just finished my second reading (the first was many years ago) of James McPherson’s outstanding single-volume history of the Civil War, Battle...

Maintaining Clarity in the Debate over Gaza Tactics

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ If the past is any guide, increased conflict in Gaza will be accompanied by international demands for Israeli restraint, frivolous accusations of...

Israel’s Right of Self-Defense: The Legal Brief

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ This week, my colleagues at the American Center for Law and Justice and the European Centre for Law and Justice sent a comprehensive...

Defending Religious Liberties in California Schools

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ It’s stunning that in the roughly quarter-century since the Supreme Court began deciding a series of cases that guaranteed Christian groups equal...

Maintaining Clarity in the Debate over Gaza Tactics

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ If the past is any guide, increased conflict in Gaza will be accompanied by international demands for Israeli restraint, frivolous accusations of...

Benghazi: Don’t Fall For The Misdirection

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ For the Washington Post, David Ignatius has obtained a CIA timeline of the September 11 attack. He begins: A detailed CIA timeline of the assault on U.S....

Schools That Used to Favor Openness Turn Against Religious Liberty

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ Not long ago, the university was seen as a world apart—an idyllic enclave where our studious youth learned the virtues of citizenship,...

Is the Bible Harmful to Children?

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ Are Bible verses and biblical truth harmful to children? Should the state protect even Christian kids and parents from the Word of...

When the Left Persuades Itself

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ I read with some amusement David Dow’s Daily Beast piece arguing that Congress should impeach the Supreme Court if they vote to overturn Obamacare. While Jonah...

Understanding ObamaCare’s $1 Abortion Surcharge

BY DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ Earlier today, Jay and I spent most of Jay Sekulow Live! discussing ObamaCare’s new $1 abortion surcharge. It struck us during...

Righting a Wrong at Wichita State

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ When will school officials truly realize that religious speech is just as free, just as protected as political speech or any other...