Rather than resigning themselves to irrelevancy, key leaders within the GOP establishment are determined to find a way to translate Tea Party enthusiasm into further entrenchment of the Republican status quo.
While other religious groups in America (Christians in particular) are expected to tolerate all manner of offenses, debasements, and outright attacks against their beliefs in the name of the First Amendment, Muslim Americans benefit from a government that goes out of it's way to avoid offending their religious sensibilities.Tags September 11
For a long time, the western world has largely accommodated competing religious views with a “whatever floats your boat” mentality.Tags September 11
It’s deja vu all over again in Washington as the midterm elections rapidly approach and all signs point to an electoral route of the party in power.Tags National Debt
During his inaugural address, President Obama pledged to “restore science to its rightful place.”
So, as far as the Left is concerned, when it comes to the Ground Zero mosque controversy, the principle of constitutional right rules the day, but when it comes to Glenn Beck, MLK and the Lincoln Memorial, rectitude is the driving factor.
By construction, activist judges are turning our Constitution into a blank slate. They are undermining America's "peculiar security" by rewriting her most hallowed document.
Children have gone from being mere products of economic necessity to the ultimate lifestyle accessories – features of the contemporary American "success story"
Clearly, President Obama and his allies in Congress believe that all social questions, be they economic or otherwise, are best addressed by government.
Amidst a cloud of inflammatory rhetoric, its easy to lose sight of the most troubling issue at play in this battle between the federal government and one of its member states – that is, the gross abuse of constitutional authority at play at the White House and Justice Department.
Many conservatives have lost an appreciation for one of the most fundamental rights of America's political heritage
Do we have what it takes to stop the corruption, recklessness, and greed that threaten to destroy our country?
What price do the American people pay for the symbiotic relationship between the media and Washington?
If BP was a locally-owned and operated small business and Tony Hayward was a resident of the Gulf Coast you can be sure that he wouldn't be vacationing in the midst of a crisis caused by his company.
There's recently been some chatter in the blogosphere debating the need for a new amendment to the Constitution – one that would require laws passed by Congress to apply to lawmakers equally as they apply to the rest of American citizens.