They don't make senators like they used to

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2148885" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Henry Clay[/caption] "I would rather be right than president," answered Henry Clay, when told his abolitionist position would cost him the election. Henry Clay more…

Grexit? Brexit? Now some calling for Clexit

by Bob Unruh -- First there was Grexit, the prospect of Greece exiting the Europe Union, which didn't happen. Then came Brexit, the British voters' stunning decision to leave the "superstate." Now more…

Forget teachers: Amazon to educate children

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Just ahead of the back-to-school season, Amazon plans to make a major foray into the education technology market for primary and secondary schools, a territory that more…

Our nation's downfall was predicted many times

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3437244" align="aligncenter" width="600"] 'The Foundation of American Government' by Henry Hintermeister, 1925[/caption] The Constitutional Convention was in a deadlock over how large and small states could be more…

Dem Party platform: Prosecute global-warming skeptics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYCALLER) — Democratic operatives responsible for creating their party’s platform this year have unanimously adopted a provision calling for the Department of Justice to investigate companies who disagree more…

Is Disney Princess culture harming girls?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BYU NEWS) — Parents tend to be careful about what media their children consume and often look to ratings to guide their movie choices. But one symbol might more…

School superintendent accused of plagiarism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EAGNEWS) — PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Pittsburgh’s newly hired superintendent has a problem with plagiarism. Anthony HamletAnthony Hamlet, who was hired in May to head the city’s public schools, more…