Is America ill-disposed to pray?

by Alan Keyes -- "From the beginning of our nation, Americans have joined together in prayer during times of great need, to ask for God's blessings and guidance. As response and recovery more…

Why Twitter is perfect for demagoguery

by Alan Keyes -- For years now the "gods" of style when it comes to the written word have encouraged educated people to be obsessed with simplicity in speech and writing. They more…

What is more dehumanizing than racism?

by Alan Keyes -- People who profess to revere the Constitution really ought to spend time thinking through the significance of its provisions. They should read through and revisit occasionally the record more…

On Trump's Strange endorsement

by Alan Keyes -- The headline read "Trump-McConnell smackdown foreshadows fury in 2018 primaries." But toward the end of the story comes a telling observation: A funny thing just happened on the more…

More GOP bluffing on health-care failure

by Alan Keyes -- Many people who helped the GOP to win nominal control of both Houses of Congress and the presidency are unhappy with the results. At the moment, Congress' failure more…

'Repeal and replace': Elitist scam

by Alan Keyes -- The GOP's purported effort to repeal and replace Obamacare appears to have reached an impasse. The maneuvering to deal with that impasse reveals (that is to say, unveils more…

Can anyone really 'love on command'?

by Alan Keyes -- In the debate over homosexual marriage, much is made of the emotional bond established by mutual consent. But all human friendship involves such a bond. No institution is more…

Liberty and justice for all -- and then some

by Alan Keyes -- Earlier this week I wrote a column questioning why our contemporary political discourse makes so little reference to the common good. The United States was the first nation more…