A nation of whiners

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Seek justice, rescue the oppressed, defend the orphan, plead for the widow. – Isaiah 1:17 It's so easy to get caught up in our petty problems. The traffic more…

Using technology to protect your kids

by Rebecca Hagelin -- As a mom trying to raise my teens to be morally strong in a toxic culture, I welcome all the help I can get. Thanks to Adam Thierer more…

A witness to newfound liberty

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Shortly after 27 Cuban refugees set foot on a Florida beach in the wee hours of Saturday, July 14, Providence saw fit that I was among the first more…

Here comes the bride … but when?

by Rebecca Hagelin -- It's one thing to assume, when you're young, that you'll get married and have a family "someday." It's another to actually do it. And when it doesn't happen more…

Teaching homosexuality to kids

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Quick question: Who thinks there isn't enough frank sexual information forced on today's kids? Is the bar for acceptable sexual behavior still too high? You would think so more…

Education policy: Lesson learned?

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Who should be in charge of your child's education – you or some strangers in Washington, D.C.? It's a question worth pondering as Congress prepares to reauthorize the more…

Protecting kids from innocence-ending images

by Rebecca Hagelin -- "How do these kids even know about this?" Scott Poland, past president of the National Association of School Psychologists, asked the question in dismay as he began to more…

The immigration giveaway

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Nobody ever said being a parent is easy. But do politicians have to make it harder? Here I've been all these years, teaching my three children that you more…

Readers blow off steam over male-bashing

by Rebecca Hagelin -- A few weeks ago, as the controversy over Don Imus and the Rutgers University women's basketball team was brewing, I wrote a column highlighting a certain double standard. more…