How a German monk influenced U.S. foundation

by Bill Federer -- On Oct. 31, 1517, an Augustinian monk named Martin Luther posted 95 debate questions on the door of Wittenberg Church, which began the movement known as "the Reformation." more…

What the Statue of Liberty really represents

by Bill Federer -- The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was dedicated Oct. 28, 1886. The 450,000-lb. statue, standing 305 feet above the pedestal base, was a gift from France. Earlier more…

What does 'a well-regulated militia' really mean?

by Bill Federer -- In Sept. of 1774, Dr. Joseph Warren wrote the Suffolk Resolves. British statesman Edmund Burke cited the Suffolk Resolves as a major development in colonial animosity, which eventually more…

1 president unafraid to call Islam what it is

by Bill Federer -- Democrat President Grover Cleveland condemned Islamic terrorism committed against Armenian Christians in Turkey, Dec. 2, 1895: "Massacres of Christians in Armenia and the development there ... of a more…

How useless is the United Nations?

by Bill Federer -- The United Nations officially began Oct. 24, 1945. Its name coined by President Franklin Roosevelt. The United Nations was created to prevent future wars. Unfortunately, there have been more…

Classic lib tactic: 'Accuse the victim of what you do'

by Bill Federer -- Shocking reports revealed Muslim Brotherhood, ISIS and Boko Haram fighters in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan and Africa beheading, kidnapping, enslaving and displacing millions of Christians, Kurds and other minorities. more…