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What Americans think about 'Merry Christmas'

What Americans think about 'Merry Christmas'

The religious observance of Christmas appears to be decline, according to a survey conducted by the Pew Research Center. Pew found that 55 percent of ...

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America's growing number of felons

America's growing number of felons

A growing share of Americans have felony records, according to data recently published in the journal Demography. Among African Americans, the rati ...

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Neglected until today: Martin T. Gilligan, an American hero

Neglected until today: Martin T. Gilligan, an American hero

Saving lives during the communist takeover of China...

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Thought for the day: on political correctness

Thought for the day: on political correctness

"The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within ...

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Why state lotteries are just another tax

Why state lotteries are just another tax

New And Bad Tax November 7, 2017Featured, Life and Family, Policy Research, Spending and Taxes Lotteries tend to be popular with the public because ...

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Actor Denzel Washington tells Americans 'can't blame the system' for black incarceration rates

Actor Denzel Washington tells Americans 'can't blame the system' for black incarceration rates

Award-winning actor Denzel Washington said that people "can't blame the system" in referring to rates of incarceration of black men ...

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Scrooge atheists want no blessings for animals

Scrooge atheists want no blessings for animals

For the past few years, an animal shelter in Teterboro, New Jersey has posted a note on Facebook saying it was hosting a blessing of animals. The ble ...

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Daring to re-think the social welfare state

Daring to re-think the social welfare state

The term “welfare state” has become political fodder; coarse rhetorical food used to feed a docile electorate with pro or against platitu ...

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Mississippi leads the way in welfare reform

Mississippi leads the way in welfare reform

The HOPE Act restores the 1990s welfare-to-work reforms that “ended welfare as we know it,” to use Bill Clinton’s phrase. These pol ...

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Newt Gingrich: Veterans who changed my life

Newt Gingrich: Veterans who changed my life

Last Saturday night, Callista and I had the great privilege of attending the Marine Corps Ball in Rome, Italy. The event commemorated the 242nd birth ...

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Justice Clarence Thomas: What holds U.S. together?

Justice Clarence Thomas: What holds U.S. together?

Justice Clarence Thomas told Laura Ingraham of Fox News Channel's "Ingraham Angle" on Wednesday that he doesn't know what holds Ame ...

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How Americans can aid Trump in the battle against opioid abuse

How Americans can aid Trump in the battle against opioid abuse

Citing his own family’s struggles with addiction, President Donald Trump movingly declared the opioid epidemic a public health emergency.& ...

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Journalist Lawrence O'Donnell owes John Kelly and Catholics an apology

Journalist Lawrence O'Donnell owes John Kelly and Catholics an apology

When a person makes a mean-spirited bigoted comment, he is not exculpated if he is a member of the group he disparages. What matters is not the biogr ...

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Top UN human rights advocate keeps mum on LGBTQ rights

Top UN human rights advocate keeps mum on LGBTQ rights

Prince Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the UN’s top human rights official, was conspicuously silent about LGBT issues when he addressed the Genera ...

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Religion and morality remain pillars of the Republic

Religion and morality remain pillars of the Republic

A survey by Statista reveals that in Belgium 68 percent of the people believe that religion does more harm than good: Germany, Spain, Australia, ...

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Trump's election helped women in ways not yet recognized

Trump's election helped women in ways not yet recognized

The case of Harvey Weinstein raises a number of issues that need to be discussed in public, but in a way that challenges the current media display of ...

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Are unilateral no-fault divorces unconstitutional?

Are unilateral no-fault divorces unconstitutional?

Mary’s Advocates is inviting lawyers, researches, and divorce defendants to critique and copy a sample motion (HERE) asking a judge to say, &ld ...

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Statement on girls in Catholic Boy Scouts released

Statement on girls in Catholic Boy Scouts released

based in Irving, TX, the national chairman of the National Catholic Committee on Scouting said that his group will "accept and work with th ...

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Congress wins bid to retain opening prayer

Congress wins bid to retain opening prayer

The Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF), a militant atheist organization, lost in its bid to offer a non-prayer invocation on the floor of the U. ...

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Hugh Hefner's playboy legacy

Hugh Hefner's playboy legacy

Hugh Hefner's legacy cannot be adequately assessed without addressing the sociological fallout of "The Playboy Philosophy." Hefner f ...

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The Marxist underpinnings of no-fault divorce

The Marxist underpinnings of no-fault divorce

An adult child of divorce, Matthew Johnston, told me during our interview about the constitutional challenge his mother is making against New Yor ...

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What unites Americans?

What unites Americans?

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Scott Adams: Piercing the bubble of Mass Hysteria

Scott Adams: Piercing the bubble of Mass Hysteria

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R.I.P. Dick Gregory: leader in civil rights and free enterprise

R.I.P. Dick Gregory: leader in civil rights and free enterprise

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Violent leftists to shut down Christian men's conference in Michigan

Violent leftists to shut down Christian men's conference in Michigan

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White evangelicals' changing view toward same-sex marriage

White evangelicals' changing view toward same-sex marriage

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'Teen Vogue' defends sodomy for girls and women

'Teen Vogue' defends sodomy for girls and women

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Trump's plan for success for young black people

Trump's plan for success for young black people

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Singer Susan Boyle brutally mugged by teen gang

Singer Susan Boyle brutally mugged by teen gang

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Should parents limit their children's use of smart phones?

Should parents limit their children's use of smart phones?

High school students everywhere struggle to control the use of their phones. Here is some sound advice from the Headmaster of The Heights School in Washington DC.

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Government classifies non-white inmates as white

Government classifies non-white inmates as white

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What millenials really want in marriage and family life

What millenials really want in marriage and family life

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Washington city sues pharmaceutical to recoup cost of illegal painkiller addictions

Washington city sues pharmaceutical to recoup cost of illegal painkiller addictions

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Faith: a novel rumination on charity and justice

Faith: a novel rumination on charity and justice

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Kentucky says 'enough is enough' to liberal muzzling of free speech

Kentucky says 'enough is enough' to liberal muzzling of free speech

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The discontent driving Americans to Trump

The discontent driving Americans to Trump

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Study shows love, health, and marriage go together like a horse and carriage

Study shows love, health, and marriage go together like a horse and carriage

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Let the president Trump addiction

Let the president Trump addiction

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Playboy Magazine supports #FreeTheNipple movement

Playboy Magazine supports #FreeTheNipple movement

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The simultaneous rise of autistic and transgender kids

The simultaneous rise of autistic and transgender kids

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An Amen corner for President Donald Trump

An Amen corner for President Donald Trump

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Obama: from 'Yes we can' to 'No he didn't'

Obama: from 'Yes we can' to 'No he didn't'

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LGBT teens are four times more likely to use drugs, suicide

LGBT teens are four times more likely to use drugs, suicide

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Vatican finally bars homosexuals from seminaries

Vatican finally bars homosexuals from seminaries

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Famed scientist pinpoints source of middle-class angst

Famed scientist pinpoints source of middle-class angst

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What can be learned from the life of Simone Biles

What can be learned from the life of Simone Biles

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Comedy Central cancels show, host cites racism

Comedy Central cancels show, host cites racism

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Muslims twice as likely to be unemployed than Christians

Muslims twice as likely to be unemployed than Christians

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The poverty that is the Vatican's new sexual education program

The poverty that is the Vatican's new sexual education program

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The dangers posed by Pokemon Go to businesses and national monuments

The dangers posed by Pokemon Go to businesses and national monuments

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Islamic State steps up recruitment among black Americans

Islamic State steps up recruitment among black Americans

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Noted author answers whether Catholics can be simultaneously good Americans

Noted author answers whether Catholics can be simultaneously good Americans

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How the Muslim-Progressive-One Percenters impoverish America

How the Muslim-Progressive-One Percenters impoverish America

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Pope Francis confuses Catholics on marriage vows

Pope Francis confuses Catholics on marriage vows

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Juneteenth, Emancipation, and the modern slaves to 'choice'

Juneteenth, Emancipation, and the modern slaves to 'choice'

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Charter schools offer a good choice for Americans

Charter schools offer a good choice for Americans

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The secularization of America

The secularization of America

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Progressive, sexual radical slams transgenderism

Progressive, sexual radical slams transgenderism

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Bernie Sanders to attend Vatican conference on economy and society

Bernie Sanders to attend Vatican conference on economy and society

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Bridges as destinations: an essay

Bridges as destinations: an essay

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Young Americans not so keen on democracy

Young Americans not so keen on democracy

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Corrupt politicians and police lead to cyber-porn and child abuse

Corrupt politicians and police lead to cyber-porn and child abuse

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Trump responds to LGBT issues

Trump responds to LGBT issues

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Millennials and their trendy wedding vows

Millennials and their trendy wedding vows

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A report from the front lines of the War on White people

A report from the front lines of the War on White people

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Pro-life students make an act of faith in a Pennsylvania blizzard

Pro-life students make an act of faith in a Pennsylvania blizzard

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Michigan: Muslims outnumber several mainline Protestant denominations

Michigan: Muslims outnumber several mainline Protestant denominations

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America: too fat to fight?

America: too fat to fight?

America's national security may depend, not only on our waistlines, but on the basis of traditional families.

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Fewer marriages means more murder

Fewer marriages means more murder

Murder rates are on the rise in the U.S., prompting law enforcement officials and experts to scratch their heads.

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Second thoughts on Kim Davis's stand for marriage

Second thoughts on Kim Davis's stand for marriage

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Michigan: Firearm suicides outnumber gun homicides

Michigan: Firearm suicides outnumber gun homicides

Cold comfort for Michigan, which had 6,729 gun deaths for 2008-13. Of these 54% were suicides, mostly among Baby Boomers and Gen-X. Among gun homicides, 69% were black men.

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Sanders calls for taxpayer-funded presidential campaigns

Sanders calls for taxpayer-funded presidential campaigns

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The most unsettling part of the Supreme Court decision on gay marriage

The most unsettling part of the Supreme Court decision on gay marriage

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Christians must consider next steps in the wake of same-sex marriage decision

Christians must consider next steps in the wake of same-sex marriage decision

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Family values are part of the equation in the Charleston shooter case

Family values are part of the equation in the Charleston shooter case

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What would Oscar Wilde say about same-sex marriage?

What would Oscar Wilde say about same-sex marriage?

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Growing atheism in Spain

Growing atheism in Spain

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Blame the 'White Racial Frame' for Charleston massacre

Blame the 'White Racial Frame' for Charleston massacre

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America is losing its identity

America is losing its identity

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Pope Francis and demonic gender theory

Pope Francis and demonic gender theory

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Should Catholics serve on death-sentence juries?

Should Catholics serve on death-sentence juries?

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How to respond to the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage

How to respond to the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage

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Father Tom: A discourse on normalcy

Father Tom: A discourse on normalcy

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Baltimore riots cost taxpayers at least $16 million

Baltimore riots cost taxpayers at least $16 million

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Father Tom: be careful when calling on Charlie, or Satan

Father Tom: be careful when calling on Charlie, or Satan

...because he might appear. Parents should be wary about allowing their children to play the Charlie Charlie Challenge.

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Who was that lady I saw you with last night? Speak up!

Who was that lady I saw you with last night? Speak up!

The federal government's Insider Threat Program is a threat to freedoms guaranteed by the Constitution.

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Pope Francis should support abandoned spouses of Catholic marriages

Pope Francis should support abandoned spouses of Catholic marriages

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Follow the money to the gay marriage victory in Ireland

Follow the money to the gay marriage victory in Ireland

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Can a society of spikes and body-cameras long survive?

Can a society of spikes and body-cameras long survive?

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The effects of growing secularization of America

The effects of growing secularization of America

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No role for absolutism in a free society

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Quote of the day: stupidity

Quote of the day: stupidity

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Is Gardasil vaccination indeed safe for children?

Is Gardasil vaccination indeed safe for children?

Some girls are reporting early-onset menopause associated with the vaccine.

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Father Tom: Lessons parents can learn from third-graders

Father Tom: Lessons parents can learn from third-graders

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Michigan Senate panel OKs bills on religion and adoption

Michigan Senate panel OKs bills on religion and adoption

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A new, fresh voice in favor of traditional marriage

A new, fresh voice in favor of traditional marriage

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Iowa school denies Constitutional rights

Iowa school denies Constitutional rights

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Sunday is a day of rest. Isn't it?

Sunday is a day of rest. Isn't it?

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Mocking the Pope and Bruce Jenner

Mocking the Pope and Bruce Jenner

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What to do about re-married Catholics?

What to do about re-married Catholics?

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