Small business vs. power-mad bureaucrats

by Patrice Lewis -- This week, our 18-year-old daughter was indulging in a little mental fantasy about someday opening a used-book store. Our girls are passionate readers, and one of their favorite more…

Stupid mothers

by Patrice Lewis -- Ah, Mother's Day. The most sentimental and mushy day of the year, the day when mothers everywhere are smothered in a suffocating layer of syrup and treacle and more…

Is feminism killing women?

by Patrice Lewis -- A couple of weeks ago, the Washington Post published a sobering statistic: It seems there has been a huge spike in suicides among white middle-age women. Suicide is more…

Which woman is living 'sustainably'?

by Patrice Lewis -- I got a phone call from my old friend "Jane" this week. Jane and I went to high school together. We've kept in touch over the years as more…

Creepy gov't obsession with kids' underpants

by Patrice Lewis -- I've lived on this planet for 53 years, and I don't believe I've ever witnessed anything like what I'm seeing today: namely, the constant government obsession with what's more…

Stop being nice to leftist intimidators

by Patrice Lewis -- As we watch our nation becoming more and more divided, one troubling trend is accelerating with amazing speed: the increase in "-ist" accusations. If you're white, you're automatically more…

A college degree in slutting

by Patrice Lewis -- As further proof that a college experience provides a negative education – as in, you emerge dumber than you went in – it seems students at UC Berkeley more…

Cheap grace and American hedonism

by Patrice Lewis -- I am not a biblical scholar or an educated religious researcher. I am just a simple, flawed Christian striving to do a decent job with my life. It's more…

The biggest mistake our nation ever made

by Patrice Lewis -- With stakes so high in the presidential election, it's exasperating to see the number of idiots who cannot grasp the purpose or function of government. Observe the fools more…