Hashing out the Declaration

by Alan Keyes -- Independence Day celebrations around the country this week will offer plenty of fireworks, parades and barbeque. I hope that we will all remember as well to include some more…

Declaring the right to live

by Alan Keyes -- The movement against partial-birth abortion had, from the beginning, two kinds of pro-life supporters. Both sides agreed that an advantage of choosing this aspect of the abortion issue more…

Losing the Senate, reclaiming a party

by Alan Keyes -- What is the outlook for the Republican Party, and for moral conservatives in particular, in the wake of the defection of Sen. Jim Jeffords? Some commentators have suggested more…

Wishful thinking vs. realistic analysis

by Alan Keyes -- The intensifying violence in Israel over the past several weeks is a return to such an old story that we may be tempted to dismiss the entire situation more…

Reclaiming sex education

by Alan Keyes -- It seems that every week we hear new horror stories of explicit and even perverse sexual material and "instruction" being imposed on school children in the name of more…

The key to political happiness

by Alan Keyes -- I talk a lot about the Declaration of Independence, and what I call America’s "Declaration principles." When I do so, I am not just pushing rhetorical buttons. I more…

Should U.S. fund faith-based help programs?

by Alan Keyes -- The Bush Administration’s initiative to expand government funding of help programs conducted by religious organizations ran into heavy fire in Congress, recently, when John J. DiIulio, Jr., director more…

Free trade and the Constitution

by Alan Keyes -- At the summit of Western Hemisphere leaders in Canada, G.W. Bush enthusiastically promoted the idea of a free-trade area encompassing all the countries of the hemisphere. He did more…

Rescuing America's unborn children

by Alan Keyes -- The U.S. Congress this week passed -- and sent on to the Senate -- a bill to protect unborn children against violence suffered from assaults on the mother. more…