Though his children were killed, he never hated

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2466655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Daniel Boone leading settlers through the Cumberland Gap[/caption] Daniel Boone served with George Washington in 1755 during the French and Indian War, under British more…

Black Lives Matter on warpath against Wesleyan University

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2240875" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Black Lives Matter[/caption] A Wesleyan University student who served as an Iraq War veteran and now pens a column for his college newspaper, has more…

Game of tag banned by school district

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2467315" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A school district in Mercer Island, Washington, has banned the game of tag to protect the "emotional safety" of students. (Image: LetsMove.gov)[/caption] It's only more…

The man who refused to sign the Constitution

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2454405" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Mason[/caption] "Congress shall make no law respecting the establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof." Thus began the first of the more…

Students petition to display Confederate flag

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Grand Rapids Press) Hastings Area Schools has received a petition signed by 304 students who are asking that the district allow them to display the Confederate flag on more…

Obama denies blocking teen critic from Twitter

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer stOurc47] C.J. Pearson, the black, 13-year-old conservative-minded activist who has rocked national headlines in recent weeks with a YouTube video critical of the president, said the White more…

Who believed 'nations cannot live by bread alone'?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2452365" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chief Justice John Marshall[/caption] "The power to tax involves the power to destroy," wrote Chief Justice John Marshall, McCulloch v. Maryland, 1819. No one more…