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The unending battle against pork barrel spending

“They’ve been going on since we were a country.” That’s Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, speaking in defense of “earmarks.” An earmark is Washington...

Life with—and without—father

Do dads make a difference? Judging by the way they’re often depicted in pop culture, the answer would seem to be no. From the...

Video games—or books?

During the lazy, long, hot days of summer, which activity would you rather see your son or daughter engaged in—playing a video game or...

Porn, pedophiles, our kids and MySpace

MySpace.com has quickly become the malt shop for today’s teens—but, unlike Al’s place in “Happy Days,” this virtual “hang out” is also frequented by...

Putting patients in the game

Imagine selecting your own health plan, rather than simply accepting the one your employer picks for you. Picture a plan that you own—that follows...

Untying the immigration knot

“It would end the U.S. as we currently know it.” That’s Robert Rector of The Heritage Foundation, speaking of what would happen if an...

The right way to write about right

“Of course I dislike the Nazis. But who is to say they’re morally wrong?” Whoa. If that statement floors you as much as it...

Digging for the truth

If you’re one of the millions of people who have watched John Stossel’s incisive and hard-hitting reports on ABC’s 20/20 over the years, you...

Loving God and people above all else

For this mother of three teenagers, life is insanely busy. School, homework, activities, sports, church, doctors appointments, friends, teachers ... not to mention the...

So much for academic freedom

Scott Savage is a peaceful, devout Quaker who, like the Amish, avoids much of modern technology, and by all accounts is a gentleman in...

Manhunt: A lesson in history and conservative values

“Why are you here?” I asked, only half joking. James Swanson—overnight sensation and best-selling author of Manhunt: The Twelve Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer,...

Video game violence and our sons

“Life is like a video game. Everyone has to die sometime.” If you spent part of your youth playing “Pac-Man” and “Space Invaders,” such...

A beneficial budget blueprint

Thanks to the outrageous, profligate spending habits of our elected officials, every taxpayer reading this is in serious trouble. As Heritage Foundation budget expert...

Getting American Right

How did it come to this? How did conservative leaders lose their way? And what must be done now to get America on the...

“Don’t talk to strangers” still applies online

“Kiss me”, “Touch me”, “Feel me”, “Rape me” - the invitations flashed across the photo of a scantily clad young woman on one of...

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