How 'Remember the Alamo' led to Texas independence

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2977674" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Alamo[/caption] In 1821, Mexico won its independence from Spain and established a Mexican Republic with a federal constitution. In 1833, Santa Anna was more…

'Campus fascists take over': University cancels conservative speaker

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2984104" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Photo: California State University, Los Angeles)[/caption] California State University at Los Angeles officials have abruptly canceled an event featuring conservative speaker Ben Shapiro after more…

Elementary teacher arrested for child porn

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An elementary school teacher and drama club advisor was arrested Friday for allegedly downloading child pornography, according to officials. He was suspended without pay after the arrest. Thomas more…

High price of Panama Canal, then and now

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2977424" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mosquito-borne diseases plagued canal workers, resulting in many deaths[/caption] The Panama Canal was first proposed by Spain as early as 1534. It would save more…

Washington Post writer compares Trump's rise to Hitler's

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2931854" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Donald Trump[/caption] A Harvard professor and Washington Post columnist who supports Hillary Clinton and wants to advise Republicans on how to choose their 2016 more…

Students given 'convert to Islam' homework

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2977074" align="aligncenter" width="604"] Students in public schools have been increasingly handed Muslim-related assignments.[/caption] Students at Les Beaucamp High School in Guernsey, located in the Channel Islands and more…

Washington's strong morals. George's, that is

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2234395" align="alignright" width="600"] George Washington kneeling in prayer[/caption] George Washington was born Feb. 22, 1732. Washington was unanimously chosen as the army's commander-in-chief, unanimously chosen as president more…