Bring 'Christmas spirit' into our politics

by Joshua Charles -- I received some great gifts for Christmas, but I can honestly say that I really don't care about gifts when it comes to Christmas. It's all about being more…

How hatred can blind conservatives

by Joshua Charles -- You know, I really don't like Barack Obama's policies. But I had to come to this realization a few years ago: My dislike of the man was bordering more…

Not a 'Christian nation'? Tell John Adams

by Joshua Charles -- I happened upon some rather stunning discoveries recently, while prowling through the archives of our founders, particularly John Adams. While I have been doing this for several years more…

In defense of Rick Warren

by Joshua Charles -- For those freaking out about Rick Warren's comments about the Catholic Church, MAYBE you didn't read them. He is talking about a joint purpose in terms of supporting more…

Why wasn't Obamnesty granted 6 years ago?

by Joshua Charles -- Abigail Adams wrote Thomas Jefferson in 1804 and asked him a question that today should pierce our ears with its eerie and ominous warning: "[T]he power which makes more…

Why I'm all-in with Glenn Beck

by Joshua Charles -- A few years ago, I was honored to co-author a book with Glenn Beck. Given his recent announcements about his health and upcoming projects, I feel compelled to more…

Why I'm rejoining the Republican Party

by Joshua Charles -- I've decided, after much reflection (and I was planning on doing it before the election), to re-register as a Republican (I registered as an Independent upon my high more…

Jews and Arabs: Match made in heaven?

by Joshua Charles -- A rather stunning and encouraging bit of good news seems to be making itself known lately: We are on the path to energy independence, largely because of policies more…

Today's darkness won't have the final word

by Joshua Charles -- Just recently, the Ten Commandments monument in front of the Oklahoma Capitol was demolished by a vandal. What a fitting metaphor for the times in which we live. more…