Slavery on Townhall

Rebecca Hagelin - Thu Apr 16

Ken Blackwell - Wed Mar 11

Jack Kerwick - Sun Jan 18

Paul Greenberg - Wed Jul 23

Walter E. Williams - Wed Jun 18

Derek Hunter - Sun Jun 1

Sarah Jean Seman - Fri Jan 17

Thirty — the number of slaves calculated in my modern-day ?slavery footprint. ... more

Paul Greenberg - Wed Dec 11

Rich Tucker - Sat Nov 16

Michelle Malkin - Fri Jul 19

John Ransom - Thu May 30

Here is the punchline that liberals are getting at: People who stay married- presumably to spouses of the opposite gender- and reap the benefits of their commitment need to pay for those who can’t or won’t. ... more

Fred Lucas - Wed Feb 27

Before Michelle Obama announced the Best Picture to a large group of Democrats at the Oscars Sunday, Daniel Day Lewis’s triumph as Best Actor for his portrayal of Abraham Lincoln was as close as the gathered crowd came to cheering anything that remotely resembled a Republican. ... more

Walter E. Williams - Wed Feb 20

Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" has been a box-office hit and nominated for 12 Academy Awards, including best picture, best director and best actor for Daniel Day-Lewis, who portrayed our 16th president. ... more

Ken Blackwell - Tue Jan 1

President Abraham Lincoln had been warned by Gen. George B. McClellan <i>not </i>to interfere with the institution of slavery. McClellan was a “War Democrat,” willing to fight to preserve the Union, but unwilling to do anything about the root cause of the rebellion that threatened the life of the nation. ... more

Michael Gerson - Mon Nov 26

It is Steven Spielberg's singular achievement to have made a heroic movie about compromise and petty corruption. In "Lincoln," he pans away from a field of corpses 130 miles down the road in Petersburg and puts a tight frame on the Cabinet meetings, legislative debates and backroom confrontations where the final, decisive battles of the Civil War were fought. Combat determined the outcome of the War Between the States. Politics determined its meaning, culminating in passage of the 13th Amendment to the Constitution. ... more