Sunday, August 25, 2019

“The Conservative’s Handbook”

In the wake of last Tuesday’s election, there’s a lot of soul-searching going on among conservatives. Where, many ask, did we go wrong? It’s...

The Wisdom of New York

This election year has generated a lot of talk about the role of America’s military in the Middle East. Less frequently does the conversation...

Reagan Conservatism Fires Up the Nation

Just a few weeks ago, newspapers and pundits nationwide were writing obituaries for “Reagan conservatism.” They told us “the conservative movement needs new ideas,”...

The Culture Battle

How are you doing in your fight against a culture that’s gone stark raving mad? The real-life headlines for some parents have been more like...

Family: “The Bedrock of Society”

It used to be called “shacking up.” Now it’s just another lifestyle choice. Or so it appears from federal data released on July 28. It...

Nuclear Power: Lighting the Future

Radical environmentalists didn’t like it when President Bush decided not to use the Clean Air Act to regulate greenhouse-gas emissions. And they hated his...

Government is Costing You a Bundle

Congratulations: The rest of your 2008 paychecks belong to you and your family. Enjoy! Oh, you didn’t hear? The “mainstream” media probably didn’t tell you, but...

Spreading Freedom Far and Wide

“Tell us about the American miracle.” It was in 1983 when West German Chancellor Helmut Kohl spoke those words to President Ronald Reagan. They were...

Unleash America’s Energy Potential

As any driver can tell you, the pain at the pump is pretty acute right now. It’s a simple matter of supply and demand....

Encouraging Thrift Just Makes Cents

Ask 10 people to define capitalism. Chances are, eight or nine will stress the importance of buying things. They’re making a common mistake—equating capitalism with...

Lieberman-Warner: A State-by-State Snapshot

Well, isn’t it just like Congress to take the latest fad—in this case, “global warming”—and use it to try to usher in yet more...

California and Marriage: Tarnished Days in the Golden State

If you’ve ever wondered why liberals fight tooth and nail whenever it comes to confirming judges, just look to California. There, in another outrageous example...

Climate Control: A Costly Proposal

Think energy is expensive now? Wait until Congress plugs in the “Climate Security Act of 2007.” That’s the leading piece of legislation on Capitol Hill...

Abstinence: In the “No”

Who could argue with the idea that, when it comes to sex education, our teenagers should be taught to say “no”? Considering what’s at...

Let Reagan Go?

I have one question for anyone who would have us “let Ronald Reagan go”: Are you kidding? Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels, a long-time Republican player,...