How nonprofits can survive – and thrive

by Rebecca Hagelin -- What makes The Heritage Foundation one of the most famous and widely quoted nonprofit companies worldwide? Having a top-notch staff to promote public policies based on the principles more…

Charting a course for 'common ground'

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Politics is a bruising, full-contact sport – as Ronald Reagan discovered shortly after his inauguration. In his autobiography, "An American Life," he tells how he and Nancy hosted more…

The justice speaks

by Rebecca Hagelin -- I wept beyond tears, slipping into the barren, rhythmic heaves of a body seeking something more. These poetic words of inconsolable grief were penned by Supreme Court Justice more…

The suffering of 'secret believers'

by Rebecca Hagelin -- For many people around the world, religious freedom is an alien concept. No "First Amendment" protects them. No tradition of religious liberty permits them to worship according to more…

You call this 'poverty'?

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Each year, when you hear the latest Census Bureau numbers on poverty – when they say how many of our fellow Americans are poor – what do you more…

Returning 'Power to the People'

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Decent Americans across the country are so disgusted by a culture that doesn't reflect their values, a society that trashes the family and a government gone wild, that more…

Parental control, not federal control

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Visitors to the Department of Education in Washington, D.C., encounter a bit of ticky-tacky architecture when they enter the otherwise grand, white-marble building: They must pass through a more…

Take it from a mom: Time flies

by Rebecca Hagelin -- My husband and I held each other and cried more than I think we have in nearly 22 years of marriage. We left our son Nick alone in more…

SCHIP: A better diagnosis

by Rebecca Hagelin -- The only thing worse than being against baseball, Mom or apple pie is being "anti-kid." Liberals, of course know this – so they frequently resort to the childish more…