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Presidents’ Day – George Washington’s Birthday

February 20, 2023 by


American Minute with Bill Federer By William J Federer ~ Presidents’ Day is actually Washington’s birthday, recognized by an Act of Congress for government offices in Washington, D.C., in 1879, and for all federal offices in 1885. In 1971, the Uniform Monday Holiday Act to create more three day weekends moved the observance of Washington’s […]

You’re Not Powerless

January 27, 2023 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ The Full Story: Click Here Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

Why Only 16% Of Gen Z Are Proud To Be An American, And What We Should Do About It

January 14, 2023 by


By Jarrett Stepman ~ Only 16% of Gen Zers are “proud” to live in the United States. That finding comes from a recent Morning Consult poll, which assessed generational attitudes about the United States. The poll shows that there has been roughly a 20-percentage-point drop of pride in country every generation since the Baby Boomers, […]

Hope And Blessings

December 25, 2022 by


By Gary Bauer ~ We can rest assured that one day every head will bow and every knee will bend before the King of Kings. Christmas is a time of hope and blessings, a celebration of life and salvation. The Scriptures teach us that children are a blessing from God. It has also been said […]

So, What’s the Good News?

December 15, 2022 by


MARK ALEXANDER ~ So, What’s the Good News? You are among a very large and formidable body of Americans who rise to the exigencies of the times, those who stand fast and firm in the face of adversity. “The right to freedom being the gift of God Almighty, it is not in the power of […]

GOP Leader: White House Attacks Against Musk Are ‘Offensive’

December 1, 2022 by


By Autumn Johnson ~ House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy says the White House’s plans to monitor Elon Musk’s pro-free speech policy changes at Twitter are “offensive.” Fox News reported Tuesday that McCarthy discussed a number of topics, but particularly emphasized his belief that Republicans “will no longer let government go after people simply because of […]

What Makes A Good Citizen?

November 27, 2022 by


By Jeff Jacoby ~ To be a good citizen of such a nation takes work. Showing up to vote isn’t enough. What does it take to be a good citizen? When the Pew Research Center recently asked nearly 3,600 Americans what traits or behaviors go to the heart of good citizenship, the most common response […]

Honoring Our Heroes

November 13, 2022 by


By Gary Bauer ~ To the millions who have always been there to stop the tyrant, protect the weak and preserve the peace — we have not forgotten you. Yesterday was Veterans Day. The day originally began as Armistice Day to mark the 11:00 AM ceasefire on November 11, 1918, that ended World War I. […]

November 11th – Remembrance Day In Australia

November 11, 2022 by


By Anton Lang ~ On the 5th October 1918, the German High Command asked for an immediate Armistice and an end to hostilities. The date and time for the ceasefire to commence was at 11AM on November 11th 1918, effectively the finish of The Great War, which we now refer to as World War One. […]

Musk: ‘We Have To Be Tolerant Of Views We Don’t Agree With’

November 11, 2022 by


By Autumn Johnson ~ Twitter CEO Elon Musk reaffirmed his commitment to free speech in a meeting with advertisers Wednesday. The Washington Post reported that Musk discussed some of his plans for Twitter in an effort to attract advertisers to the platform. The public broadcast was viewed by over 100,000 people online: “Musk took questions […]

A Turn To The Right

November 7, 2022 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Is Israel’s voting in of a new right wing government part of a trend by other democracies? Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

Biden DOJ Asks Court To Block Depositions In Tech Censorship Lawsuit

November 1, 2022 by


By Autumn Johnson ~ The Department of Justice is asking the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit to block depositions of important officials in the Biden administration. Court documents obtained by Politico show that the department is asking the court to vacate an order allowing the depositions of Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, […]

Prodding The Prosecutor

October 30, 2022 by


By Gary Bauer ~ Congress must conduct serious investigations into the Biden crime family. Senators Charles Grassley and Ron Johnson just sent hundreds of pages of documents, including bank records, to the U.S. attorney investigating Hunter Biden. The financial documents detail millions of dollars of transactions between Chinese companies and Hunter’s businesses. The president’s son […]

GOOD RIDDANCE: CNBC Says Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal Out After Musk Takes Charge

October 28, 2022 by


By Joseph Vazquez ~ Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal is reportedly out as head of the platform as the world’s richest man completed his $44 billion acquisition after a tumultuous negotiations process. CNBC reported that Agrawal and Twitter Chief Finance Officer Ned Segal “left the company’s San Francisco headquarters” after Musk took charge as the new […]

Free The People Of Iran

October 19, 2022 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Is Iran’s Islamic State on Shaky Grounds? Can the people of Iran free themselves from the Religious Fascism that rules their lives? Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

DeSantis Touts Florida’s Successes, Paints Stark Contrast With Blue States

September 14, 2022 by


By Jarrett Stepman ~ MIAMI—Florida has become a “refuge of sanity in a world gone mad.” That was the assessment of Gov. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., in remarks Saturday evening at the third National Conservatism Conference here in Miami. DeSantis’ speech focused on the core theme of how Florida has become a bastion of liberty—a refuge […]

The Optimism In Technology A Challenge To The Left

July 20, 2022 by


By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ French philosopher Pascal Bruckner, in dissecting the “ideology of catastrophe”, observed that the time-honored strategy of “cataclysmic discourse” emerges in large measure from intellectuals and that the”fear that these intellectuals spread is like a gluttonous enzyme that swallows up an anxiety, feeds on it, and then leaves it behind for […]

Celebrating Independence Day

July 3, 2022 by


By Gary Bauer ~ Please take a moment to remind your children and grandchildren about America’s exceptionalism and the significance of Independence Day. Independence Day is one of my favorite holidays – celebrating patriotism, our history and the tremendous courage, faith and sacrifices of our Founding Fathers. As the 246th birthday of America approaches, by […]

Thomas Fires Warning Shot At Media, Organizations That Lie About Conservatives

June 29, 2022 by


By Hans von Spakovsky ~ President Joe Biden and his liberal compatriots in politics, the media, and social media constantly are crowing about “misinformation.” Although the type of censorship they seem to support is not the answer, reconsideration of the legal standard governing defamation, as Justice Clarence Thomas has urged, might be. The Supreme Court […]

Life Wins: In Overturning Roe Versus Wade, Supreme Court Issues Victory For Rule Of Law

June 25, 2022 by


By Sarah Parshall Perry and Thomas Jipping ~ Roe v. Wade—one of the most contentious Supreme Court decisions of the modern era—was sent to history’s dustheap on Friday. In Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, Justice Samuel Alito wrote the majority opinion, stating: We hold that Roe and Casey must be overruled. The Constitution makes no reference to […]

Juneteenth: A Perfect Day To Cheer Black Success

June 20, 2022 by


By Deroy Murdock ~ On Monday, America marks our second Juneteenth national holiday. Some will focus on the severe pain and death that slavery inflicted on blacks between 1619 and 1865. It would be far more useful, however, to celebrate so much that black Americans have accomplished since the original Juneteenth liberated the last of […]

Big Tech CAVES, Gives Data To EU In Fight Against ‘Disinformation’

June 17, 2022 by


By Autumn Johnson ~ Big Tech platforms agreed to provide data to the European Union to fight “disinformation” online. Financial Times reported that Meta, Twitter, Google, and Microsoft provided data to individual EU countries, giving the bloc more control over speech online. The countries targeted groups that spread so-called “fake news” via the platforms. “To […]

Why 1922 Was Important.

June 14, 2022 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ This year, 2022, marks the 100 year anniversaries of both American AND international support for the establishment in Palestine of a national home for the Jewish people. Click to read details by David Singer in J-Wire:Two 100-Year Anniversaries Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

Remembering America’s Fallen This Memorial Day

May 30, 2022 by


By Jackson Clark and James Di Pane ~ Many Americans today cannot explain the origins or reasons why we commemorate Memorial Day, though they know it involves a long weekend and hot dogs. The significance of the national holiday is lost amid the distractions of daily life. It’s often associated more with barbecues, swimming pool openings, […]