Many Millennials are finding socialism attractive—at least as presented by Bernie Sanders. This is perplexing because there is ample and dramatic evidence of how a full-fledged socialist state…..
Father’s Day invites us to ponder the father figures we have known—not just our biological fathers, but any man who has blessed us with fatherly action at some point in our lives.
Now that Donald Trump has locked up the Republican nomination, we can look more closely at his policy proposals. In April, when the two candidates were still battling for the Republican…..
Many of Donald Trump’s supporters have compared him to President Ronald Reagan. But many longtime Reagan conservatives beg to differ. Is Donald Trump a conservative?
The 2016 presidential race, like all presidential races, has raised questions and controversies regarding the religious faiths of the candidates.
President Obama’s address at Hiroshima, Japan on May 27 provides us with a good opportunity to examine his foreign policy attitude and contrast it with the views of one of America’s most…..
Five score and two years ago, Robert Frost wrote “Mending Wall,” a poem seeking to extract wisdom from stony New England soil.
The vital question today, as it was over half a century ago, remains: What is in the best national security interest of the United States?
To help commemorate Memorial Day, Dr. Marvin Folkertsma offers insight into a few of these scenarios and writes, “I, for one, love the America that has survived all those horrible “What Ifs” of…..
Dr. Paul Kengor examines how Berrigan was commended for his conscientious objections (in life and in written tributes after his death) but yet many people today are condemned for their…..
In this must-read article, Dr. Paul Kengor explores the situation and argues the incident represents “a further sign of the state of our universities, and what is and isn’t being taught.”
In this must-read article, Dr. Joseph J. Horton examines the topic of gender dysphoria.
The U.S. Supreme Court remanded the case of Zubic v. Burwell back to the lower courts. It was an unusual move by the high court to punt this case.
In this must-read article, Dr. James Thrasher discusses “calling” and how it applies to everyone. Thrasher writes on the importance of calling: “The most potent and under-utilized way to enhance…..
Republicans support it to avoid being accused of starting a “war on women.” Democrats do so as a matter of social justice & social engineering, NOT national security.
Regardless of the outcome of the election, regardless the continued existence of the Republican Party, conservatives do not know how to convince voters of their ideas…
As Donald Trump and Ted Cruz battle to become the Republican nominee for president, it is time to closely consider their policies.
Ten days ago, two Russian fighter jets flew a little too close for comfort to an American destroyer sailing in the Baltic Sea. The ship’s crew recorded the incidents and the Navy released them online.
In this must-read article, economist Dr. Tracy Miller examines the impact (and consequences) of drastically raising the minimum wage and argues such an increase may not be beneficial to the…..
In this interesting article, Dr. Earl Tilford examines the events from 1968 and warns that there is a great lesson to take from 1968 and apply to 2016.
HGTV has a hit: The widely popular “Fixer Upper” is a show about Chip and Joanna Gaines—a cowboy carpenter and his naturally beautiful designer wife.
In this interesting article, Dr. L. John Van Til examines the fortunes of Trump’s father and grandfather and asks: Is the “Art of Making the Deal” in the Trump genes?
In this must-read article, Constitutional scholar Dr. John Sparks reviews recent Court decisions and suggests that evidence shows that an eight-judge Supreme Court can “function reasonably well.”
Can Donald Trump really win the general election in November? What do the numbers say? In this interesting article, Dr. Michael Coulter looks at how a general election is won and cautions the…..
How can we explain the surprising electoral success of Donald Trump, especially in light of his lack of political experience, limited knowledge of and specificity about policy issues, and crude…..
After many state primaries and caucuses, Donald Trump is still atop the Republican field—even after months of pundits declaring that Trump is a political anomaly and doesn’t have a chance to…..
In this heated presidential campaign season much time has been spent debating the ongoing concern of the rise of ISIS in Iraq and Syria. Often, the discussions focus on the question: Who lost Iraq?
“I’m really struggling with a feeling of failed responsibility,” she confided. “I usually stand at Ronnie’s left side. And that’s where he took the bullet.”
During the first 10 hours of the battle German forces fired over one million shells. The Battle of Verdun started 100 years ago this February, and lasted through the year, finishing in December 1916.
Foreign policy is an important factor in the race for the White House especially in a world with ISIS, North Korea, Iran, and an emerging Russia. For decades, a common ground for Republican…..
In this interesting article, Dr. Gary Welton examines a recent sampling of voter fraud cases in America and argues that the solution may lie with the politician themselves.
The current path in U.S. foreign policy will produce a succession of international disasters. Millions will experience the horrors being inflicted on the Syrians, including Israel…
Is Trump’s statement accurate about President George W. Bush and his administration? Or is it an old smear that needs to be ended? In this must-read article, Dr. Paul Kengor examines the facts…..
To honor the life of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, our Constitutional scholar, Dr. John A. Sparks, details Scalia’s remarkable jurisprudence. Sparks examines and explains Scalia’s…..
In this must-read article, Dr. Caleb Verbois examines Scalia’s view of the Constitution and the dangers that arise when the Supreme Court becomes politicized.
The recent declines should be understood as part of a deflation in asset prices that were too high because of five years of quantitative easing by the Federal Reserve that began in 2008.
Arguably the president of the United States has the toughest job in the world. So, why would anyone want to become president? To help celebrate Presidents’ Day, author and presidential…..
Today, the average price for a gallon of gasoline in the United States is $1.89 and the price for a barrel of oil is around $32. Only a few years ago oil prices were near $100 per barrel.
Students might be surprised to learn that the so-called free lunch they are being offered costs far more than suggested…
The editors and writers of National Review recently did something extraordinary. They came out en masse against a Republican candidate during the primary.