The Declaration of Independence Signed 244 Years Ago Today

In keeping with our tradition on Independence Day we are publishing the text of the Declaration of Independence signed in Philadelphia, PA 244 years ago.

Graham: Trivial Issues Distract from the Change Needed in Light of the Floyd Killing

Adam Graham: Real leadership would bring Americans together around common-sense reforms addressing the problems raised by the death of George Floyd.

Hudson: Black Lives Matter’s Silence on Black Fathers and Families

Lisa Hudson: The black family is in crisis and only black America has the answer – a black America divorced from the toxicity of Black Lives Matter.

King: Celebrating Juneteenth National Freedom Day

Steve King: Juneteenth is a day that never gets the national attention it deserves, but is a day all freedom-loving Americans should celebrate.

(Video) Joni Ernst Discusses Juneteenth with Senate Chaplain Barry Black

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst and Senate Chaplain Barry Black talk about Juneteenth, the tragic murder of George Floyd, racial justice, and national healing.

Vander Hart: Eight Ideas for Reforming Law Enforcement

Shane Vander Hart offers eight ways that law enforcement can be reformed to rebuild trust within minority communities and decrease instances of force.

Vander Hart: On Memorial Day, Remember Their Sacrifice

Shane Vander Hart: While we take time on Memorial Day weekend to spend with family, take time to remember those who have sacrificed all for our liberty.

Bair: The Covid Kool-Aid

Phil Bair: “Human beings themselves are the most powerful weapon against the virus, and hordes of ignorant stooges are doing everything possible to see to it we are not loaded.”

Vander Hart: Five Trends to Continue After COVID-19

There have been some positive trends during the COVID-19 crisis, and here are five that Shane Vander Hart would like to see continue beyond the pandemic.

The Price-Gouging Fallacy

Phil Bair: The so-called “gougers” are doing society a favor: they’re making sure through higher prices that people don’t hoard supplies.

Question Judgement More Than You Question Motivation

Kelvey Vander Hart: You never fully know someone’s motivation, so most of the time you shouldn’t question it. Instead, question their judgement.

The Flight of Phoenix—Into Absurdity

Phil Bair: Joaquin Phoenix exhibits the same severe lack of rational thinking skills that has become a virulent epidemic in Hollywood.

Pro-Life Commercial Blocked From Running During Super Bowl

Kelvey Vander Hart: Fox TV has refused to air a Super Bowl commercial that shows the survivors of the pro-choice movement.

The Chicken or the Egg—and the Rooster

Dr. Jane Orient: Could we get rid of natural, complementary sex, and strong men, without getting rid of humanity?

Martin Luther King Jr: The Drum Major Instinct

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day we wanted to share with you the text of a sermon he gave on February 4, 1968 entitled “The Drum Major Instinct.”