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It costs HOW MUCH more in Washington?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP ... eleven waggon loads ... It is said that waggon hire at Washington is eight dollars a day, finding themselves here...

How much do you trust people to govern themselves wisely?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP He was neither an Angloman , a monarchist , nor a separatist . He sincerely wished the people to have as...

Two Constitutional Wrongs Don’t Make a Right: Why Conservatives Should Just Say “No” to...

EVAN BERNICK, HERITAGE FOUNDATION A number of states, including Missouri, Kansas, and Alaska either have passed or are considering state laws intended to invalidate federal...

Samuel Johnson: Patiently Endured Slavery

Daily Dabble in the Classics, Samuel Johnson "Slavery is now no where more patiently endured, than in countries once inhabited by the zealots of liberty." Source:...

Samuel Johnson: If to the Rescue … early is best

Daily Dabble in the Classics, Samuel Johnson Is not a patron, my lord, one who looks with unconcern on a man struggling for life...

Importing Foreign Health Care

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Health care is one of the few bright spots in the our economy now. While other sectors have lost jobs during this...

Virginia Armstrong: No Higher Power

The Treacherous Trio of Myths Spawned by “Separation of Church and State" BY VIRGINIA ARMSTRONG, EAGLE FORUM COURT WATCH With their victories in the 2012 elections,...

Schlafly: For Greater Glory

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Shortly before we started hearing fireworks for this year's Fourth of July, the movie entitled "For Greater Glory" opened in local theaters....

Defeat Law of the Sea Treaty—Again

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY The stunning repudiation of Senator Richard Lugar’s (R-IN) bid for a seventh term has sent shock waves through Washington’s internationalist lobby. A...

How Big Government Enslaves the Poor

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Recently on my Saturday radio call-in talk program I interviewed a most remarkable black woman named Star Parker. She grew up on...

Remembering Alex Haley’s “Roots”—Fact and Fiction

BY JACK KERWICK This is the 35th anniversary of the ground breaking television miniseries, Roots.  Based on Alex Haley’s wildly successful novel, Roots: The Saga...

Government Preschool Tyranny – “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet!”

EDUCATION, ED LIBERTY WATCH The appalling report of government agents demanding inspection of preschoolers' lunch, judging the home packed lunch not adequately nutritious, seizing the...

The 2012 Elections: The Constitution Must Win!

COURT WATCH, VIRGINIA ARMSTRONG The elections of 2012 are, more than any election before, a referendum on the continuation of the U.S. Constitution as it...

The Chimera of Tax Fairness

SHELDON RICHMAN, THE FREEMAN In his State of the Union speech Tuesday night President Obama played the fairness card in calling for higher taxes on...

Mythmology: King and the Right

BY JACK KERWICK Every January, America honors the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.  Perhaps because it has now been decades since this occasion has...

First Christmas In Ohio

Weekly Story During Christmas, 1750, Christopher Gist—an American with religious instruction by the Church of England and leader of the Ohio Company—enters a section of...

UN Schemes to Tax Americans

By Phyllis Schlafly UNESCO — The Model To Say Goodbye A trigger provision buried in U.S. laws since 1990 quietly took effect at the end of...

National Popular Vote Is a Bad Idea

By Phyllis Schlafly Moving quietly under cover of presidential debates and the enormous publicity given to the race for the Republican nomination is a plan...

Big Government Liberal: Mitt Romney on the Issues

By Jack Kerwick From the time the GOP presidential primary contest got under way, Mitt Romney has been heralded in the media as the frontrunner. ...

Newt Gingrich: Big Government Man Through and Through

By Jack Kerwick Imagine a world in which Americans weren’t remotely as susceptible to media manipulation as they currently are.  Let’s call it “America 2.” ...

The Tenets and Benefits of True Capitalism

David Mint, Guest Contributor As the Capitalistic system, which is currently the economic model that is associated with the heavily indebted Western Democracies, is in...

Does Integrity Matter?—Buttler Shaffer

Column du Jour, Buttler Shaffer, LewRockwell.com The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look...

Some NEA Resolutions Passed at the 2011 Convention in Chicago, Illinois

School Days, Education Reporter A-2. Educational Opportunity for All.The Association believes that all schools must be accredited under uniform standards established by the appropriate agencies...

Highlights of the 2011 NEA Convention in Chicago

School Days, Education Reporter The NEA Representative Assembly opened in Chicago on July 2nd with 7,321 delegates, a number education union watchdog Mike Antonucci said...

Teacher Evaluation Double-Speak

School Days, Education Reporter One of the NEA's major squabbles with Arne Duncan is the administration's policy emphasis on tying teacher evaluation to student performance,...

Biggest Cheating Scandal in American History Unfolds

School Days, Education Reporter It took three top investigators ten months to crack a massive case of cheating in Atlanta public schools. But this time...

Delegates Vote to Double Political Dues

School Days, Education Reporter The NEA lost more than 39,000 active members during the 2009-2010 school year and projects they will lose another 21,000 in...

Some NEA Resolutions Passed at the 2011 Convention

School Days, Education Reporter A-2. Educational Opportunity for All.The Association believes that all schools must be accredited under uniform standards established by the appropriate agencies...

Set Our Children Free

School Days, Education Reporter Set Our Children Free, Tony Caruso, self-published 2011, 298 pages, $18.99. Set Our Children Free is the story of a retired engineer...