declaration of independence on Townhall

Terry Jeffrey - Wed Aug 6

David Stokes - Mon Jul 14

Chuck Norris - Tue Jul 8

Rich Tucker - Sat Nov 16

Ed Feulner - Sat Aug 31

Star Parker - Mon Jul 8

Ken Blackwell - Fri Jan 4

Much of the Internet exploded in wrath over Pope Benedict XVI’s Christmas greetings to the Roman curia. Delivered in those historic halls painted by Renaissance artists, the Pope’s address was given to those tasked with administering the Vatican State and serving the Catholic faithful worldwide. ... more

Ken Connor - Wed Jan 2

This week, blogger Wesley J. Smith directed his readers' attention to an article on Salon.com written by Lillian B. Rubin. Eighty-eight years old and in failing health, Rubin speculates about our society's fear of death, the taboo surrounding elder suicide, and her own struggles with "ambivalence" about taking her own life. ... more

Pat Buchanan - Fri Nov 30

"When in the course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another ..." So begins the Declaration of Independence of the 13 colonies from the king and country to which they had given allegiance since the settlers first came to Jamestown and Plymouth Rock. ... more

Chuck Norris - Tue Aug 28

In 2010, President Barack Obama confessed to ABC News' Diane Sawyer, "I'd rather be a really good one-term president than a mediocre two-term president." But what if Obama's one term was not good but bad for the country? ... more

Judge Andrew Napolitano - Thu Jul 19

The greatest distinguishing factor between countries in which there is some freedom and those where authoritarian governments manage personal behavior is the Rule of Law. The idea that the very laws that the government is charged with enforcing could restrain <i> the government itself </i> is uniquely Western and was accepted with near unanimity at the time of the creation of the American Republic. ... more

Neal Boortz - Thu Jul 19

Dear Ruler: First, let me say how thrilled I am that you went off-teleprompter last week. This “If you’ve got a business, you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen” thing was just wonderful. Now I know how Chris Matthews felt. ... more

Susan Carleson - Fri Jul 6

Many Americans refer to July 4th as the Fourth of July, but earlier in our history, it was widely known as Independence Day. ... more

Jackie Gingrich Cushman - Thu Jul 5

There is something special about looking forward to something. Knowing that there is something good that is going to happen, or even might happen, gives us a reason to get up a bit earlier and work a bit harder. Optimism is the fuel that leads us to put our noses to the grindstone and persevere in the face of the inevitable setbacks. ... more

Ann Coulter - Wed Jul 4

It has become fashionable to equate the French and American revolutions, but they share absolutely nothing beyond the word “revolution.” The American Revolution was a movement based on ideas, painstakingly argued by serious men in the process of creating what would become the freest, most prosperous nation in world history. ... more

Randall DeSoto - Wed Jul 4

The history of America is one of overcoming abuse. Our nation began with a legal document, the Declaration of Independence, listing a “train of abuses,” which violated the colonists’ God-given rights and required them to found a new nation. ... more

Phyllis Schlafly - Tue Jul 3

Who does President Barack Obama think he is that he can change the wording of the Declaration of Independence? Again and again he presumes to quote the great declaration while making a significant change: He omits the word "Creator." ... more

Jackie Gingrich Cushman - Thu Jun 28

We declared our independence from Great Britain 236 years ago next week. It was a declaration long in coming, brought about by the overreaching rule of King George III and Britain's insistence on taxation without representation. ... more