Saturday, August 24, 2019

Taking the heat

“In fire, gold is tested,” the saying goes. Just ask Mike Pence. A third-term congressman from Indiana, Pence has been sorely tested lately, enduring...

Looking for that silver lining

“If I can stop one heart from breaking,” Emily Dickinson once wrote, “I shall not live in vain.” Imagine, then, what the poet would...

Don’t be manipulated by the master marketers

When you think of “marketing,” what images come to mind? Chances are, you’re thinking of a large company that makes a certain product—food, cars,...

Sounding the alarm

Thousands of anti-war protesters (and pro-war counter protesters) marched in Washington, D.C., this past weekend, and emotions ran high. They filled the air with...

Dishing out some Hart-felt wisdom

Yet book after book, magazine after magazine, could easily lead you to believe otherwise. Oh, they don’t literally promise perfection. But the relentless series...

Tools in the daily battle

It isn’t hard to convince most parents to enlist in the daily battle for the hearts and minds of their children—the evidence of cultural...

Throwing out the thugs

This famous, selfless cry for the safety of others is best associated with the tragedy of the Titanic, when thousands lost their lives in...

The proper role of judges

The American Bar Association says John Roberts is “well qualified” to sit on the Supreme Court. Former Attorney General Edwin Meese calls him “a...

Fashioning a response to immodest clothing

It’s not uncommon for parents who fight the culture on a daily basis to assume they’re alone—that no one else shares their concerns. But...

Are your kids reading rot?

Reading isn’t always good for our kids. How’s that for an opening sentence to stir a little controversy among the educational elites? We’ve been bombarded by...

Fighting for our children isn’t easy

As I travel the country speaking about my book, Home Invasion: Protecting Your Family in a Culture that’s Gone Stark Raving Mad, I’m met...

Tough love will pay off

Tears and more tears. Kristin, my 13-year-old daughter is, in a word, lovely. Mind you, I’m not bragging—I had absolutely nothing to do with the fact...

Debunking the siren song of ‘safe ***’

When it comes to drug abuse, underage drinking and smoking, recent years have seen the arrival of much-needed media campaigns and school programs designed...