The founders' unashamed God-talk

by Joshua Charles -- Here is another excerpt from my upcoming book, "Liberty's Secrets: The Lost Wisdom of America's Founders," on the issue of separation of church and state: Clearly, the founders more…

The truth about Jefferson and the Baptists

by Joshua Charles -- Given the increasing rancor over the influence of religion in society, I will share another excerpt from my upcoming book, published by WND Books, "Liberty's Secrets: The Lost more…

The scourge of superficiality

by Joshua Charles -- The following is an excerpt from my upcoming book with WND Books, "Liberty's Secrets: The Lost Wisdom of America's Founders." This is from the Introduction, where I describe more…

Gay's 'creating' children: Pure evil

by Joshua Charles -- I've been seeing more and more stories about children being created (by sperm donors and surrogate mothers) specifically for gay couples. I find this to be a horrific more…

Politics, freedom and the Christian

by Joshua Charles -- What is politics to the Christian? If we stop, sat back and engaged in what has become the increasingly abandoned habit of solitary, meditative thinking in this fast-paced more…

The injustice of reparations for slavery

by Joshua Charles -- I've been thinking a lot lately about the irony of probably the most historically illiterate generation in American history (i.e. everyone living today, not just the young) getting more…

Jeffersonian wisdom for today

by Joshua Charles -- I recently ran across a collection of life observations by Thomas Jefferson, "A Decalogue of Canon for Observation in Practical Life," which he wrote in the last year more…

Americans' civil literacy: Pathetic

by Joshua Charles -- "Have you considered the Meaning of that Word 'worthy'? Weigh it well. I had rather you Should be worthy Sergeants, than Unworthy though conquering Generals; Worthy Midshipmen than more…