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How most illegal aliens enter the U.S.

How most illegal aliens enter the U.S.

According to a recently released study by the Department of Homeland Security, approximately 700,000 foreigners over-stayed their visas. Of these, ab ...

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Trump to 'make a decision' about Kavanaugh soon

Trump to 'make a decision' about Kavanaugh soon

At an impromptu press conference before departing to the storm-tossed states of North Carolina and South Carolina, President Trump said that he will ...

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Bartenders face charges for serving DUI who killed bicyclist

Bartenders face charges for serving DUI who killed bicyclist

An allegedly intoxicated driver and two bartenders are facing charges following the death of a bicyclist who was fatally struck at night in Galveston ...

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Trump's responsible ceiling for refugees

Trump's responsible ceiling for refugees

With nearly 69 million people displaced around the world and our own humanitarian crisis at the southern border, America has a moral obligation to pr ...

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Father Collins: what is ecclesiastically mandated sacrilege?

Father Collins: what is ecclesiastically mandated sacrilege?

Over the years, many have wondered why Jesus, in obedience to His Father, chose Judas to be one of the original Twelve Apostles. In the process, howe ...

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Precedent set in priest's exoneration from abuse claims

Precedent set in priest's exoneration from abuse claims

A court in Minnesota awarded damages to a Roman Catholic priest in August after having found that his livelihood and reputation had been smeared by f ...

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How to fix illegal aliens' theft of Social Security numbers

How to fix illegal aliens' theft of Social Security numbers

39 million Americans have potentially had their Social Security numbers stolen by illegal aliens seeking employment during the Obama administration, ...

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EU threatens to force Facebook and Google to pay millions for content

EU threatens to force Facebook and Google to pay millions for content

Music companies, film-makers and media publishers could be in line for billions in payouts after EU lawmakers voted to accept controversial changes t ...

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Dershowitz: Manafort handed Mueller a 'big win'

Dershowitz: Manafort handed Mueller a 'big win'

Famed legal expert Alan Dershowitz told MSNBC on Friday said that the guilty plea by former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was a "big win ...

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North Carolina town bans guns in advance of Hurricane Florence

North Carolina town bans guns in advance of Hurricane Florence

Authorities in Leland, North Carolina, issued an update of a notice that ordered residents not to sell, purchase, or carry firearms outside their hom ...

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Trump administration marks victory in labor relations board ruling

Trump administration marks victory in labor relations board ruling

The National Labor Relations Board -- the federal agency that enforces federal labor laws -- tooks steps to liberalize a standard set during the Obama admin ...

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When sodomy is a basic human right

When sodomy is a basic human right

India’s highest court has struck down the nation’s sodomy laws after the country’s legislature declined to do so. The court cite ...

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Judge rules U.S. Army must explain denial of Purple Heart to Ft Hood survivor

Judge rules U.S. Army must explain denial of Purple Heart to Ft Hood survivor

U.S. District Court Judge Christopher R. Cooper issued an order that the Army must reconsider its decision to deny a Purple Heart to Sgt. Joshua Berr ...

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Illegal alien ordered deported five times, rapes child instead

Illegal alien ordered deported five times, rapes child instead

Illegal alien Octaviano Boche is accused of multiple rape of a boy over a period of three years. The native of Guatemala has been ordered deported ...

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Illegal aliens give 20 congressional seats to blue states

Illegal aliens give 20 congressional seats to blue states

Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) said in a radio interview that counting of illegal aliens when establishing congressional seats and electoral college votes v ...

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Newt Gingrich: The Democrats' alternate universe

Newt Gingrich: The Democrats' alternate universe

Tuesday’s spectacle in the Senate would have made no sense seen from the world we lived in just a few decades ago. On the first day of the S ...

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Leftists see 'white supremacist' at Kavanaugh hearing

Leftists see 'white supremacist' at Kavanaugh hearing

During hearings by the Senate Judiciary Committee of President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, writer and ...

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Arkansas Republican charged with campaign fraud

Arkansas Republican charged with campaign fraud

Arkansas State Senator Jeremy Hutchinson (R) was indicted by a federal grand jury yesterday for allegedly devising a scheme to steal thousands of dol ...

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John Mancino: When government coddles criminals

John Mancino: When government coddles criminals

Once again, California Governor Jerry Brown's permissive criminal justice policies are rearing their ugly heads. This year the governor ...

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South Africa concedes to Trump on property rights for whites

South Africa concedes to Trump on property rights for whites

On Wednesday, the government of South Africa withdrew a proposed seizure of white-owned land. Just six days after President Donald Trump warned he wa ...

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Insist on a level playing for accusations against Catholic Church

Insist on a level playing for accusations against Catholic Church

The twin scandals of the summer of 2018 have taken a toll on Catholics. First we learned of the alleged acts of sexual abuse by (former cardinal) The ...

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In praise of a good and great man, at a time of scandal and confusion

In praise of a good and great man, at a time of scandal and confusion

From Pope to parish, from Vatican splendor to the humblest Catholic hovel, the outrageous scandals now shaking the Catholic Church are beyond tragic. ...

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One institution where reforms are actually working

One institution where reforms are actually working

No entity in America today, private or public, has more institutionalized mechanisms in place to check for the sexual abuse of minors than the Cathol ...

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Where real virtue is needed, instead of political correctness

Where real virtue is needed, instead of political correctness

As allegations continue to surface about the sexual abuse of children by a number of Catholic cardinals, bishops, priests and deacons in the United S ...

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No jail time for 'Pakistani man of mystery' despite possible breach in Congressional computer security

No jail time for 'Pakistani man of mystery' despite possible breach in Congressional computer security

A case that has sparked speculation appeared to be resolved on Tuesday in a federal courtroom in Washington D.C. Imran Awan -- an immigrant from Paki ...

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Nazi deported, 14 years after judge issues order

Nazi deported, 14 years after judge issues order

Jakiw Palij, a former labor camp guard in German-occupied Poland and a postwar resident of Queens, New York, has been removed by Immigration and Cust ...

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Judge flips Trump's order to reinstate Obama-era environmentalist WOTUS rule

Judge flips Trump's order to reinstate Obama-era environmentalist WOTUS rule

In a South Carolina courtroom, a federal judge of the U.S. District Court issued an injunction against the Trump administration by lifting a stay on ...

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Colorado Civil Rights Commission challenges Christian baker again, despite Supreme Court ruling in his favor

Colorado Civil Rights Commission challenges Christian baker again, despite Supreme Court ruling in his favor

Jack Phillips -- a Christian baker residing in Colorado -- filed a lawsuit against the governor of Colorado and other state officials following a sta ...

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Trump's E-Verify immigration control is not yet law of the land

Trump's E-Verify immigration control is not yet law of the land

Supporters of the E-Verify system that allows employers to assure that they are not employing illegal aliens is supported by a large majority of the ...

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ACLU loses its grip on reality, and the law

ACLU loses its grip on reality, and the law

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has never been an organization noted for applying sound logic to policy problems. Nevertheless, it appears ...

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Right to due process at risk in grand jury report on Catholic clergy abuse of minors in Pennsylvania

Right to due process at risk in grand jury report on Catholic clergy abuse of minors in Pennsylvania

Following the release of a report this week by a statewide grand jury in Pennsylvania, which details decades of sexual abuse of minors and adults all ...

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Sessions' DOJ compels school district to communicate to parents in 'language they can understand'

Sessions' DOJ compels school district to communicate to parents in 'language they can understand'

The Justice Departmentís Civil Rights Division and the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Rhode Island announced on Mond ...

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Gun seller faces lawsuit for selling antique pistol used in a murder

Gun seller faces lawsuit for selling antique pistol used in a murder

Outdoor retailer Cabela sold an antique 1858 Army .44-calibre black powder revolver to Paul Claren, 69, of Ohio in 2014. Cabela’s is now facing ...

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Judge orders deportees' plane turned around

Judge orders deportees' plane turned around

On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan of the District of Columbia learned that the federal government had deported an illegal immigrant ...

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Bombshell grand jury report to expose serial abuse by Catholic clergy

Bombshell grand jury report to expose serial abuse by Catholic clergy

Roman Catholic Bishop David Zubik of Pittsburgh prepared fellow believers across his six-county diocese in Pennsylvania for the release of a grand ju ...

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Trump administration cracks down on Hatch Act violations at immigration agencies

Trump administration cracks down on Hatch Act violations at immigration agencies

After being found that she had repeatedly told co-workers at Immigration and Customs Enforcement to vote for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential ...

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Illegal alien claims self-defense rights

Illegal alien claims self-defense rights

Javier Perez, a Mexican national, was charged in New York for firing a pistol into the air to frighten rival gang members in 2016. According to local ...

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Tucker Carlson: British nationalist credits Americans for release

Tucker Carlson: British nationalist credits Americans for release

Fox News show host Tucker Carlson interviewed Tommy Robinson, a British nationalist who was recently released from prison. Variously dubbed "far ...

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Is ICE melting under pressure from leftists and Democrats?

Is ICE melting under pressure from leftists and Democrats?

The ongoing assault on U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is truly unhinged from reality. As one pundit observed of the Left's latest ope ...

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Alan Dershowitz explains danger in Cohen leak of Trump phone call

Alan Dershowitz explains danger in Cohen leak of Trump phone call

Alan M. Dershowitz, the Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law Emeritus at Harvard Law School, wrote that the leak of a telephone conversation between th ...

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Privacy issues raised by 23AndMe data sale to Big Pharma

Privacy issues raised by 23AndMe data sale to Big Pharma

This week, 23andMe -- a company that provides genetic test results to customers -- announced that it is giving the DNA data of their customers to Gla ...

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Dershowitz: 'Stupid' GOP paves the way for Trump impeachment

Dershowitz: 'Stupid' GOP paves the way for Trump impeachment

Famed legal scholar Alan Dershowitz warned House Republicans against impeaching Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Reps. Mark Meadows (R-NC) and ...

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Security clearance of former CIA director at issue

Security clearance of former CIA director at issue

Former CIA officer Buck Sexton wrote an opinion piece at The Hill that asked, “Is President Trump paranoid or is the Deep State out to get hi ...

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Edwin Black: LA mulls prosecution of anti-Israel disrupters at UCLA

Edwin Black: LA mulls prosecution of anti-Israel disrupters at UCLA

It began as yet another frustrating example of a university refusing to take swift action in a case of aggressive disruption of a pro-Israel event. T ...

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Two Republicans scuttle Trump court nominee over 'racist' writings

Two Republicans scuttle Trump court nominee over 'racist' writings

Two Republicans sank President Trump's nomination of Ryan Bounds (45) to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. Bounds suddenly withdrew his nominat ...

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Democrats' vision for American judiciary: identity politics becomes identity justice - part 5

Democrats' vision for American judiciary: identity politics becomes identity justice - part 5

This is the fifth part of a five-part essay. The first part described the Democratic Party's vision for the American judiciary, using the langu ...

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Illegal aliens busted for opioid distribution in Tennessee

Illegal aliens busted for opioid distribution in Tennessee

Two illegal aliens were among four individuals who are facing federal drug distribution charges following drug overdoses last March in Columbia, Tenn ...

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Massive voter fraud in Alabama

Massive voter fraud in Alabama

In Alabama, Secretary of State John Merrill is investigating massive suspected voter fraud in two counties. The announcement of the probe came after ...

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Trump administration to decide on extending Temporary Protected Status for Somalis

Trump administration to decide on extending Temporary Protected Status for Somalis

The Department of Homeland Security is scheduled to rule on Thursday whether to further extend temporary protected status (TPS) to 250 Somalis who so ...

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Putin makes bombshell offer to Trump in Helsinki

Putin makes bombshell offer to Trump in Helsinki

President Donald Trump and President Vladimir Putin held a joint press conference in Helsinki, Finland, as part of their summit meeting on Monday. Du ...

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Trump's makeover of illegal immigration

Trump's makeover of illegal immigration

The Washington Post reports that President Donald Trump is "changing the face of legal immigration." It's a minor makeover, at best ...

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NYC mayor crosses border 'illegally' and defies federal government

NYC mayor crosses border 'illegally' and defies federal government

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol are currently in a war of words that may have legal consequences for the fi ...

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Democrats' vision for American judiciary: identity politics becomes identity justice - part 3

Democrats' vision for American judiciary: identity politics becomes identity justice - part 3

This is the third part of a five-part essay. The first part described the Democratic Party's vision for the American judiciary, using the langu ...

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Officials consider giving voting rights to non-U.S. citizens

Officials consider giving voting rights to non-U.S. citizens

The Revolutionary War patriots might be rolling over in their graves today as the Boston City Council meets to "explore" the proposition ...

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9 times Democrats were caught astroturfing Trump's SCOTUS nominee

9 times Democrats were caught astroturfing Trump's SCOTUS nominee

Even before President Donald Trump announced on Monday evening his nominee for the Supreme Court, progressives were already on the move, having estab ...

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Alan Dershowitz says Trump's SCOTUS pick 'should read the Constitution'

Alan Dershowitz says Trump's SCOTUS pick 'should read the Constitution'

Famed legal expert Alan Dershowitz criticized President Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, in an appearance on CNN. Show h ...

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Four keys to Trump's SCOTUS pick, Brett Kavanaugh

Four keys to Trump's SCOTUS pick, Brett Kavanaugh

All four of President Trump's short list of Supreme Court nominees were splendid selections. Congratulations to his top choice, Judge Brett Kavan ...

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Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

President Donald Trump has nominated Brett M. Kavanaugh to join the US Supreme Court, setting the stage for a dramatic confirmation battle over a sta ...

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Victory for free speech at a Catholic university

Victory for free speech at a Catholic university

The National Association of Scholars applauded the decision by the Wisconsin Supreme Court†in favor of Prof. John McAdams, in his dispute w ...

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Democrats' vision for American judiciary: identity politics becomes identity justice - part  2

Democrats' vision for American judiciary: identity politics becomes identity justice - part 2

This is the second part of a five-part essay. The first part described the Democratic Party's vision for the American judiciary, using the lang ...

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What Democrats mean by abolishing ICE

What Democrats mean by abolishing ICE

On July 4, 2018, in an opinion piece published in The Hill, my colleague Mark Krikorian deconstructed the "Abolish ICE" movement. The headl ...

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Democrats' vision for American judiciary: identity politics becomes identity justice - part 1

Democrats' vision for American judiciary: identity politics becomes identity justice - part 1

This essay is divided into five parts. The first part describes the Democratic Party's vision for the American judiciary, using the language of ...

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Trump responds to 'Abolish ICE' movement at rally

Trump responds to 'Abolish ICE' movement at rally

The Democrat party is divided over whether Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) should be eliminated. For example, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who ...

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Black woman stands her ground and saves her kids

Black woman stands her ground and saves her kids

Michelle Booker-Hicks was confronted with a life-or-death situation at about 10 p.m. on Wednesday night and chose to stand her ground. Booker-Hicks w ...

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New study shows how media shapes public view of Supreme Court

New study shows how media shapes public view of Supreme Court

“Media Coverage and Public Approval of the U.S. Supreme Court,” published in Political Communication, suggests the the lustre of the Supr ...

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Teen dies who had been focus of brain death debate

Teen dies who had been focus of brain death debate

Jahi McMath, whose family had refused to accept a ruling on her brain death so as to keep her on a hospital ventilator, died on June 22, according to ...

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Who will replace Justice Anthony Kennedy?

Who will replace Justice Anthony Kennedy?

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced on Wednesday that he will retire from the bench effective July 31. This will provide President Donald ...

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The options Americans want for illegal aliens at the borders

The options Americans want for illegal aliens at the borders

In 2015, Congress and the Obama administration abdicated their responsibilities to control the immigration chaos that is now gripping the border and ...

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Supreme Court: how one vote stopped a progressive freight train

Supreme Court: how one vote stopped a progressive freight train

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 in Janus v. AFSCME that labor unions representing employees of state and local governments may not force no ...

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Trump administration claims victory for 'rule of law' in sanctuary cities

Trump administration claims victory for 'rule of law' in sanctuary cities

The Justice Department announced on Wednesday that it is distributing hundreds of millions of dollars in grant money that had been stymied by a feder ...

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Obama's DHS Sec. 'freely admits' detaining illegal immigrant children, families

Obama's DHS Sec. 'freely admits' detaining illegal immigrant children, families

Jeh Johnson said on Sunday that during his tenure as Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security during the Barack Obama administration, federal ...

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Graphic video: Police miss dog, shoot girl

Graphic video: Police miss dog, shoot girl

Police body-cam video was released by the Wichita police department that shows an officer firing his pistol at a family dog while also striking a 9-y ...

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Wayfair decision by Supreme Court will mean millions for governments

Wayfair decision by Supreme Court will mean millions for governments

Following the announcement by the Supreme Court in South Dakota v. Wayfair, shares of online retail giants Amazon, Etsy, Overstock, and Wayfair dippe ...

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Newt Gingrich: the debate over immigration is 'simple'

Newt Gingrich: the debate over immigration is 'simple'

Newt Gingrich said on Fox News that Democrats are acting with "remarkable hypocrisy" in their criticisms of the Trump administration " ...

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How illegal aliens are taught to elude law enforcement

How illegal aliens are taught to elude law enforcement

While the Trump administration is tightening up on immigration law enforcement, the American Civil Liberties Union is assisting illegal immigrants in ...

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Mother sues school district over Islamic indoctrination

Mother sues school district over Islamic indoctrination

U.S. District Court Judge Kevin McNulty denied a motion to dismiss an Establishment Clause claim brought by Libby Hilsenrath against the Chatham, New ...

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Juneteenth recalls Americans separated from their children

Juneteenth recalls Americans separated from their children

It seems as if overnight the world has been consumed with a new movement calling for an end to the separation of immigrant children from their mother ...

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Trump administration moves on asylum abusers

Trump administration moves on asylum abusers

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions moved last week to restore integrity to U.S. asylum law. In a precedent-setting 31-page ruling, Sessions indicate ...

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Bill Donohue: a Pennsylvania witch hunt

Bill Donohue: a Pennsylvania witch hunt

Pennsylvania authorities are about to release a grand jury report on clergy sexual abuse of minors in six Pennsylvania Catholic dioceses.  Activ ...

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SPLC agrees to $3.75 million defamation settlement with Muslim anti-extremist

SPLC agrees to $3.75 million defamation settlement with Muslim anti-extremist

In a statement released on Monday, Richard Cohen of the Southern Poverty Law Center, announced that his organization has apologized and offered a mone ...

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Louisiana official faces charges for issuing fraudulent I.D.s

Louisiana official faces charges for issuing fraudulent I.D.s

Paula McKelvey, 56, is facing multiple charges for allegedly providing identification cards and driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants. Accordi ...

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AG Sessions asks Trump's opponents: Do they believe in America?

AG Sessions asks Trump's opponents: Do they believe in America?

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was in Scranton, Pennsylvania, on Friday to discuss law enforcement and immigration before an assembly of police ...

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Palmer Luckey goes from Facebook to border security

Palmer Luckey goes from Facebook to border security

The 25-year-old millionaire responsible for creating the Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) headset is now using VR technology to help secure the south ...

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Catholic archbishop says separating immigrant children from parents is 'morally reprehensible'

Catholic archbishop says separating immigrant children from parents is 'morally reprehensible'

Immigration policy presents many challenges for any country. Developing sound immigration policy that respects the needs of a nation and those of the ...

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Wisconsin man charged with producing obscenity involving children in The Philippines

Wisconsin man charged with producing obscenity involving children in The Philippines

A Wisconsin man was indicted on Wednesday for the crimes of producing and possessing child pornography and engaging in illicit sexual conduct outside ...

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Jeff Sessions: when political correctness threatens the Constitution

Jeff Sessions: when political correctness threatens the Constitution

We cannot have free and deliberative government without freedom of thought.  We cannot have freedom of thought without freedom of speech. And ...

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Birthright citizenship reform: what it will take to pass

Birthright citizenship reform: what it will take to pass

One of President Donald Trump's policy proposals that has drawn the most fire from his opponents are suggestions of doing away with birthright ...

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Why does Federal government continue to push troubled investor visa program?

Why does Federal government continue to push troubled investor visa program?

America's troubled investor-visa program is getting a surprising and distressing lift from the Trump administration. Instead of tighter vetting ...

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Immigration advocates miss the facts in case of illegal alien pizza driver

Immigration advocates miss the facts in case of illegal alien pizza driver

Advocates for illegal aliens have rushed to defend Pablo Villavicencio, an illegal alien with a wife and two children who detained on an outstanding ...

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Trump administration defends free speech at University of Michigan

Trump administration defends free speech at University of Michigan

The Trump administration filed a statement of interest a federal lawsuit against the University of Michigan on Monday. In a statement, the Department of Justic ...

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Congress should address loopholes that separate families and contribute to human-trafficking

Congress should address loopholes that separate families and contribute to human-trafficking

Law enforcement separates families every day, when parents break laws. We all find that regrettable, but not objectionable - except when it comes to ...

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Federal judge rules on Trump's sanctuary city policy

Federal judge rules on Trump's sanctuary city policy

U.S. District Judge Michael Baylson ruled on Wednesday that conditions the federal government placed on the city of Philadelphia to receive federal f ...

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Pakistani 'mystery man' wants plea deal in case linked to Rep. Wasserman Schultz

Pakistani 'mystery man' wants plea deal in case linked to Rep. Wasserman Schultz

A former aide to congressional Democrats may soon enter into a plea deal with federal prosecutors in a case that has drawn the attention of President ...

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ICE director fears more amnesties to come with Republican DACA bill

ICE director fears more amnesties to come with Republican DACA bill

Thomas Homan, the acting chief at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, said in a speech that if Congress passes a so-called "clean"...

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Immigrant sanctuary advocates resort to public buildings

Immigrant sanctuary advocates resort to public buildings

Not content with just how much they have successfully kept illegal aliens from being deported, a consensus appears to have emerged recently among pol ...

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AG Sessions announces 300+ new U.S. attorneys

AG Sessions announces 300+ new U.S. attorneys

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on Monday that the Department of Justice, in the largest increase in decades, will allocate 311 new Assistan ...

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Trump administration turns up the heat on Congress over immigration loopholes

Trump administration turns up the heat on Congress over immigration loopholes

The Trump administration is turning up the heat on Congress to fix glaring loopholes that have led to the surge of illegal aliens arriving with child ...

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Family battles Border Patrol over $58K life-savings seized in civil forfeiture

Family battles Border Patrol over $58K life-savings seized in civil forfeiture

An immigrant family working hard and sacrificing for thirteen years to help relatives ...

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Pharmaceutical reps traded intimate favors for doctors' opioid prescriptions

Pharmaceutical reps traded intimate favors for doctors' opioid prescriptions

Former sales representatives working for Insys -- the manufacturer of fentanyl opioids -- allege that they traded sex with physicians in order to sel ...

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The Catholic Church confronts child abuse

The Catholic Church confronts child abuse

We live in a new age of freedom of expression when the long history of suppression and cover up of the truth is breaking out and social and mainstrea ...

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