Amazing life of a man long forgotten

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2502085" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Edward Vernon "Eddie" Rickenbacker[/caption] He began his career as an auto racer, gaining international fame by competing in the Indianapolis 500 four times, earning more…

Judges back students who refused probe of private parts

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2997844" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Transvaginal ultrasound equipment (Photo: Twitter/Pregnancy Videos)[/caption] Judges at the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals have sided with college students who complained that they more…

How a German painting influenced the Revolutionary War

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2497165" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Portion of Domenico Feti's painting "Ecce Homo" ("Behold the Man")[/caption] Count Nikolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf was from a noble German family. While on his more…

University students sell anti-police, anti-white hoodies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Campus Reform) Students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison are asking people to buy sweatshirts promoting violence against police officers and classifying all white people as racists. “Racism,” claims more…

The logic behind Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2644465" align="alignright" width="600"] Abraham Lincoln[/caption] The Confederate army was unstoppable – within weeks of winning the Civil War. General Robert E. Lee had won the second battle more…