Forget A Federal Marriage Amendment and Go For Religious Freedom Acts In All 50 States
The dilemma Christians and conservatives face after the Supreme Court's made-up-from-whole-cloth-instead-of-the-Constitution ruling on gay marriage is one that Machiavelli described over 500 years ago.
Supreme Court Disasters
Many people are looking at the recent Supreme Court decisions about ObamaCare and same-sex marriage in terms of whether they think these are good or bad policies. That is certainly a legitimate concern, for both those who favor those policies and those who oppose them.
Obamacare's Best Allies: The Courts and the Republicans
By ruling for the government in the case of King v. Burwell, the Supreme Court once again tied itself into rhetorical and logical knots to defend Obamacare. In King, the court disregarded Obamacare's clear language regarding eligibility for federal health care subsides, on the grounds that enforcing the statute as written would cause havoc in the marketplace. The court found that Congress could not have intended this result and that the court needed to uphold Congress's mythical intention and ignore Obamacare's actual language.
Supreme Court Lets Obama Administration Say Words Don't Mean What They Say
For most people, words mean what they say. But not necessarily for a majority of Supreme Court justices in two important decisions handed down Thursday.
Deep Thoughts On Flag Banning
Its not possible for me to write about First Amendment issues and refrain from weighing in on the current Confederate flag controversy that is brewing down in South Carolina.
Thumbs Down for Justice Roberts
Last week's Supreme Court rulings on Obamacare (Burwell) and same-sex marriage (Obergefell) were enormously dispiriting for reasons beyond the substantive issues of socialized medicine and same-sex marriage.
Wayne Allyn Root:
Are Key Republican Leaders in D.C. Being Blackmailed?
Are key Republican leaders in D.C. from the Senate, House and Supreme Court being blackmailed?
Time For A Principled Policy On Iran
Almost 30 years ago, when the US was negotiating with the Soviet Union about intermediate-range nuclear weapons, President Ronald Reagan was told that the Russians like to talk in proverbs.
The Formal End to Judeo-Christian America
The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on the redefinition of marriage seals the end of America as the Founders envisioned it.
Quo Vadis, America?
"Natural law -- God's law -- will always trump common law," said Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and a Christian leader in her own right, "God will have the final word in this matter."
Alexander, Murray Bill Tightens the Screws of Mandated Assessments
Parents across the nation are in open revolt against the testing mania that has seized public schools under No Child Left Behind (NCLB) and the Common Core national standards.
Debra J. Saunders:
Supremes: Romance Trumps Process
San Francisco changed America. When then-Mayor Gavin Newsom opened City Hall to same-sex marriages during the 2004 Winter of Love, he had determined to "put a human face on discrimination."
History as a Detective Story
A great history is both complete and to be continued, like a great house with many wings, door after door opened to the light at last. A great historian not only explores history, but his work makes history.
Seven Ways the GOP has Guaranteed Hillary’s Election—And Seven Ways to Stop it
Once again, the dim-witted trio of Mitch McConnell, John Boehner, and John Roberts have been outsmarted by Barack Obama.
Does Pope Francis Know About Peter's Sword?
Pope Francis says that its hypocritical to be a Christian and manufacture or invest in the manufacture of weapons.The Church of Rome, whose magnificent center, the renowned St. Peters Basilica, located within the city built on seven hills, has never shied from controversy.
The Next Obamacare Battle Nobody is Talking About
Last week, the Supreme Court sided 6-3 with the Obama administrations interpretation of the Affordable Care Act, ruling the law was written with the intent to provide subsidies through federal exchanges. To put it lightly, conservatives are less than thrilled.
Four Reasons for the Supreme Court’s Marriage Decision
On Friday, the Supreme Court ruled in Obergefell v. Hodges that states must license same sex marriages and recognize such licenses issued by other states. There are four reasons for this decision.
Independence Day's Importance
"Beer, family gatherings and fireworks! Gosh, I love the Fourth of July!"