Was America once a Christian nation?

by Bill Federer -- "Whatever we once were, we are no longer a Christian nation." – President Barack Obama, June 28, 2006 Wouldn't it be interesting to find out "whatever we once more…

The politics of lying

by Bill Federer -- "If you like your health-care plan, you can keep it. Period." – President Barak Obama Americans are stunned by the president's disregard for his promise. This makes perfect more…

Pilgrims rejecting communism gave us Thanksgiving

by Bill Federer -- How did the Pilgrims' rejection of communism result in the first Thanksgiving? Simple – that there would have been no Thanksgiving if they hadn't! The Plymouth Plantation was originally more…

Obamacare decision: Today's Dred Scott

by Bill Federer -- President Obama's Affordable Care Act, March 23, 2010, is similar to President Fillmore's Fugitive Slave Act, Sept. 18, 1850. The Supreme Court's health-care decision, June 27, 2012, is more…

A resolution for the Republican platform

by Bill Federer -- With liberals accusing Republicans of having a "war on women," Republicans should respond by taking a strong stand for women. Women have struggled long and hard for the more…

Muhammad: Leader of change

by Bill Federer -- "Muhammad" is the most popular name for newborn boys in Brussels, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, London and other major European cities. A full 70 percent of immigrants into Europe are more…

Today's American Minute

by Bill Federer -- The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., who had been pastor of the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Ga., formed the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. He led a nonviolent more…

Today's American Minute

by Bill Federer -- "The Jungle Book" was written by Rudyard Kipling, who was born this day, Dec. 30, 1865, in Bombay, India. Educated in England, he returned to India as a more…

Today's American Minute

by Bill Federer -- After nearly ten years of being its own nation, the Republic of Texas became the 28th state of the union this day, Dec. 29, 1845. It later joined more…

Today's American Minute

by Bill Federer -- While he was president, he married Edith Bolling Galt, who was a direct descendant of Pocahontas. Under his administration, the Panama Canal was completed, the Federal Reserve Bank more…