'Social justice' and hatred

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Defend the poor and fatherless: do justice to the afflicted and needy. – Psalm 82:3 To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. more…

Reagan conservatism is back

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Just a few weeks ago, newspapers and pundits nationwide were writing obituaries for "Reagan conservatism." They told us "the conservative movement needs new ideas," "the era of Reagan more…

Palin's example to us all

by Rebecca Hagelin -- "Bloom where you're planted." I don't know who said it first, but I'll never forget who said it first to me: my mother. It was an admonishment to more…

Have you won a culture battle?

by Rebecca Hagelin -- How are you doing in your fight against a culture that's gone stark raving mad? The real-life headlines for some parents have been more like nightmares: A "pregnancy more…

Shacking up on the rise – ho hum?

by Rebecca Hagelin -- It used to be called "shacking up." Now it's just another lifestyle choice. Or so it appears from federal data released July 28. It shows a big jump more…

Nuclear power? Bring it on

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Radical environmentalists didn't like it when President Bush decided not to use the Clean Air Act to regulate greenhouse-gas emissions. And they hated his lifting of the presidential more…

Happy Cost of Government Day!

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Congratulations: The rest of your 2008 paychecks belong to you and your family. Enjoy! Oh, you didn't hear? The "mainstream" media probably didn't tell you, but July 16 more…

The American miracle

by Rebecca Hagelin -- "Tell us about the American miracle." It was in 1983 when West German Chancellor Helmut Kohl spoke those words to President Ronald Reagan. They were gathered at the more…

Relieving pain at the pump

by Rebecca Hagelin -- As any driver can tell you, the pain at the pump is pretty acute right now. It's a simple matter of supply and demand. Demand is up (thanks, more…

Bet on this 'Dark Horse'

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Ever wondered what it's like in the sharp-elbowed arena of presidential politics – what really goes on behind the headlines? If so, the new book "Dark Horse," by more…