Verna Yu and Lily Kuo in Hong KongSun 18 Aug 2019 18.20 EDT An estimated 1.7 million people in Hong Kong – a quarter of the population – defied police orders to stage a peaceful march after a rally in a downtown park, after two months of increasingly violent clashes that have prompted severe warnings from Beijing and […]
Rashida Tlaib wrote to the Israel Interior Ministry that it could be the last opportunity to see her grandmother. Israel gave her permission to see her, and instead Tlaib backed out, putting politics ahead of family.
HOMECOMING: A Dallas airport terminal came to an emotional standstill as the remains of Col. Roy Knight, Jr., a combat pilot killed in Vietnam, arrived home on a Southwest Flight, with his son in the cockpit.
Published in 1944, C.S. Lewis prophetically, with literary mastery, leads his audience to the end of the human path. Here we offer only excerpts from his booklet, The Abolition of Man. But unless we have a world state this will still mean the power of one nation over others. And even within the world state […]
Self-described socialist Bernie Sanders has become a favorite of young voters by posing as an apostle of daring new ideas. Socialism, however, is anything but new. It’s hard to think of another idea that has been tried and failed as many times in as many ways or at a steeper price in human suffering. The […]
What is at the heart of our cultural erosion? What is defeating the rule of law? What has happened to our foundation, our traditions, our social norms? Numerous influences are at play but one of the most potent is the advance of post-modern ideology. This essay seeks only to address the history and basic concept […]
By Allen Guelzo In an age when rocking century-old statues off their pedestals has become a public sport, no historical reputation is safe. That includes Abraham Lincoln, the Great Emancipator. It is “now widely held,” Columbia historian Stephanie McCurry announced in a 2016 article, that emancipation “wasn’t primarily the accomplishment of Abraham Lincoln or the […]
It is very unclear how conservatism will fare through the wave of radical liberalism of our time but this is an expression of the challenge (from A Conservative Mind by Russell Kirk) The conservative can appeal to the imagination of men; but he must be sure his own imagination is sound and true. […]
Among other topics such as a Balanced Budget Amendment and Term Limits, the repeal of the Citizens United decision would also surface as a potential Amendment for consideration if an Article V Convention were to be called by the States. This article is comparatively neutral and thorough in evaluating both stances serving as a review […]