Character Education and a Civil Society

David Lantz: For much of our history, character education taught what researcher Charles Murray calls America’s four founding virtues: Honesty, industriousness, marriage, and religion. Today, these founding virtues are being destroyed, leading to the unraveling of We the People.

The Historical Roots of Big Government

John Hendrickson: The true origins of today’s big government originate with the progressive and modern liberal movement of the early 20th century.

A Conservative View of Public Policy

John Hendrickson: Conservatives believe that not only is the Constitution based in truth, but also the biblical heritage of the nation. 

A Constitutional Republic for 229 Years

Our nation’s constitution is the oldest constitution still in use, signed in 1787 and ratified in 1789 we have had a constitutional republic for 229 years.

What If SCOTUS Imposes Its Own Definition of Marriage?

Princeton law professor Robert George encourages Republicans to keep fighting for traditional marriage even if the Supreme Court imposes its own definition.

Liberals Freak Out Over Branstad’s Pray 7:14 Proclamation and Participation

Here is another story I didn’t have the opportunity to address prior…

Entitlement Mentality Leads to Decay of More Than Just Nations

We all know lavishness is one thing that brought down the Roman…

Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation

Proclamation of Thanksgiving Washington, D.C. October 3, 1863 This is the proclamation…

150th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address

In order to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address we are publishing it (the transcript of the Bliss Copy) ,

The Supremacy of Character

“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test…

Abraham Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation

Washington, D.C. October 3, 1863 By the President of the United States…

8/28: Glenn Beck and the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Glenn Beck hopes to make history. He is convinced his Restoring Honor…

Latte Links (2/13/10)

I’ll bypass my tradition of having a picture of latte art and…

The First National Thanksgiving Proclamation

President George Washington made a historic proclamation signed on October 3, 1789…

Constitution Day

Today is the 222nd Anniversary of our Constitution.  I know I’m a…

GOP: Say No Thanks to Doak’s Advice

Retired editor of the Des Moines Register, Richard Doak, is concerned about…