The new 'moderate' Islamic voice

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- The front cover of the New York Times Magazine, April 30, featured the inspired face of Amr Khaled, "the world's most famous and influential Muslim televangelist." Khaled, a more…

Homeschool convention season in full swing

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- The year 2006 will probably be the biggest homeschool convention season yet. The homeschool movement just keeps growing and growing. Virtually every state now has a homeschool convention. more…

The leaders of Hamas are 'Democrats'

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- When Robert Welch coined the phrase, "This is a republic, not a democracy, let's keep it that way," he made an important contribution to American political debate and more…

When homeschoolers grow up

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- Parents interested in homeschooling often want to know what will happen to their children when they grow up and have to work for a living. Will employers recognize more…

How public schools are sabotaging America

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- Top CEOs in the computer field have been bemoaning the fact that American schools are not turning out students who are proficient enough in math and science and more…

College illiteracy
stuns educators

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- Stunned, shocked and appalled are American educators as they study the recent report from the National Center of Education Statistics, which reveals that only 31 percent of college more…

The costs of war

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- The Democrats have made quite a fuss over American casualties in Iraq. So far, about 2,200 American soldiers have been killed in that war, and many thousands have more…

Evolution vs. intelligent design

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- Back in 1987, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a 1981 Louisiana law which mandated a balanced treatment in teaching evolution and creation in the public schools. The more…