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World Doesn’t Need More Democracy, It Needs More Freedom

CLASSIC FROM: 08/20/2002  During turbulent times like the present, Americans make fervent appeals to “democracy,” which they equate with freedom. President Bush is eager to impose democracy on Iraq and other countries whose governments he disapproves of. Woodrow Wilson only wanted to “make the world safe for democracy”: Bush wants to make the whole world […] Read More →

Neutering Religious Holidays

Chuck Norris,  Folks, our country is heading down a slippery slope. We have to stop it before it is too late. We haven’t even hit Thanksgiving, and already the war on Christmas is underway. This time, one of the largest public school systems in the U.S. is eliminating every mention of religious holidays on its […] Read More →

Michelle Malkin: One Nation Under Godlessness

 Cheating. Bullying. Cybersexting. Hazing. Molestation. Suicide. Drug abuse. Murder. Scanning the headlines of the latest scandals in America’s schools, it’s quite clear that the problem is not that there’s too much God in students’ lives. The problem is that there isn’t nearly enough of Him. With the malfunction of moral seatbelts and the erosion of […] Read More →

Net Neutrality: A 21st Century Trojan Horse

Bob Barr,   “’Net Neutrality’ is Obamacare for the Internet.” With this single phrase, Senator Ted Cruz has sparked one of the most heated debates about the future of the Internet since the Federal Communications Commission first released its Open Internet Order in 2010. Proponents of the cleverly-named proposal known as “Net Neutrality” argue government regulation […] Read More →

My Veterans Day Test

Chuck Norris,  With Veterans Day being Nov. 11, patriots everywhere feel a sense of pride as we again honor all who have served our country. But can you pass my Veterans Day test? Do you know these facts about Veterans Day? According to the latest U.S. Census Bureau statistics: –There are 19.6 million veterans in […] Read More →

The Wall Came Tumbling Down

Jeff Jacoby,   They used to tell a joke in West Berlin: “What are you going to do when the Wall comes down?” “Find a tree and start climbing.” “Why?” “Because there won’t be any room to stand in the streets.” Like a lot of jokes told on the front lines of the Cold War, that […] Read More →

Blacks Must Embrace Freedom, Learn, and Progress

Star Parker,  I am a conservative. I believe in the truth of traditional values, of limited government, and free markets. And I believe in personal freedom and that it is not possible without all the above. Our country has been going in the opposite direction and things, predictably, have not been going well. The American […] Read More →

A Political Letter to the Editor: Berea, Kentucky

 Berea is situated in southern Madison County near the edge of central Kentucky’s Blue Grass Region. The city is located 39 miles south of Lexington, Kentucky; 113 miles southeast of Louisville, Kentucky and 132 miles north of Knoxville, Tennessee. Boasting a small town atmosphere with rich cultural and historic roots, Berea is an ideal place […] Read More →