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The Spirit of Christmas and the Spirit of Islam

William Kilpatrick, How much do Christians and Muslims have in common? Plenty of clues can be found in the celebration of Christmas. “The man that hath no music in himself/ Nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds/ Is fit for treasons, stratagems, and spoils.”–William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice Every year around this

Phyllis Schlafly, 1924-2016

Andy Schlafly,   Editor’s Note: This piece was written by Phyllis Schlafly’s son Andy. Phyllis Schlafly was with us a glorious 92 years, and active in politics for more than 70 of them.  It is difficult to identify any issue that she was not on the right side of, typically years or decades before others rallied

The Democrat Party’s Century of Tax Hikes

Michael Schaus  The worst amendment to the Constitution is also one of the vaguest. The right to keep and bear arms might be simplistic, but at least it is direct. Our first amendment is mildly long winded and grotesquely misunderstood. However, the 16th amendment, ratified in 1913, stands as one of the most viscous deteriorations