The true source of California's wealth

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2401735" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Carmel Mission[/caption] In 1769, the first Spanish missions were founded in California by Franciscan missionary Junipero Serra, whose statue is in the U.S. Capitol's more…

Big Sis sues Trump administration over DACA

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) The University of California sued the Trump administration Friday for rescinding protections for immigrant students without legal status, saying it unconstitutionally violates their rights on more…

Has Jerusalem ever known peace?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3796271" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Rendition of the Roman destruction of Jerusalem in 70 A.D.[/caption] Solomon's Temple in Jerusalem was destroyed by the Babylonians in 587 B.C. on the more…

What a modern saint had to say about abortion

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2393525" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mother Teresa[/caption] Albania had been part of the Christian Byzantine Empire then part of the Christian Bulgarian Empire. Albania was conquered in 1431 by more…

Dozens of top schools fail to presume innocence

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_1067405" align="aligncenter" width="650"] Johns Hopkins[/caption] They are among the elite of higher education: Boston University, College of William & Mary, Dartmouth, Johns Hopkins, Northwestern, Penn State, Notre more…