Have a selfish Thanksgiving

by Patrice Lewis -- I thought everyone knew this story, but it seems I'm wrong. Most of us are products of the public school system, after all, so I suppose it's not more…

To the Tantrum Generation: Forget college

by Patrice Lewis -- I'll admit my college days are long behind me. I was an undergrad from 1980-1984 and a graduate student from 1993-1995. What do I know of modern campus more…

The lefties' Borg: Will you assimilate?

by Patrice Lewis -- This past year, we began a new venture on our little farm: beekeeping. Bees are a wonderful addition to any homestead, as well as fascinating creatures with a more…

The horror of overprotective dads

by Patrice Lewis -- Let's say you're a dad. You have a 15-year-old daughter. Your daughter has a date for the homecoming dance with a nice, clean-cut young man. You, being a more…

Are you raising 'bummer' children?

by Patrice Lewis -- "[F]or I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, punishing the children for the sin of the parents to the third and fourth generation of those who more…

How to be subversive

by Patrice Lewis -- Sssshhhhhh. I have a secret, something I can't let the government know about. It's something incredibly subversive, certainly seditious, possibly traitorous, and maybe soon to be illegal. Ready? more…

The utopia from hell

by Patrice Lewis -- There's been a lot of chatter lately about the United Nation's "Global Goals," which has been termed the elites' blueprint for a "united world." It seems on Sept. more…

The stupidity of gun-free zones

by Patrice Lewis -- Thursday was a pretty ordinary day for me. My daughters and I were heading into the city for assorted errands. I made sure I had my grocery list more…

Are the poor to blame for their poverty?

by Patrice Lewis -- Lately it seems our pity and compassion for the poor has been waning – and I'm beginning to believe it's not entirely unreasonable. Historically, there has always been more…

Would a coup make things better?

by Patrice Lewis -- It comes as no surprise that the federal government is fascinated – no, obsessed – with keeping tabs on anything and everything we do. Privacy no longer exists. more…