Once upon a time, presidents knew what kept America great

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4350831" align="aligncenter" width="600"] James Monroe explaining Monroe Doctrine[/caption] James Monroe was born April 28, 1758. Scottish Rev. William Douglas, an early tutor of Thomas Jefferson, taught in more…

ACLU defends Coulter: 'We must protect speech'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) The American Civil Liberties Union defended Ann Coulter Wednesday after the conservative pundit cancelled a speech at the University of California, Berkeley, citing security concerns. ACLU more…

Science guy? How about smut peddler?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Bill Nye has built a lucrative career championing science. He's cashing in on the nostalgia surrounding his old children's show with a new show on Netflix, "Bill Nye more…

Students' feelings knock out 1st Amendment at Berkeley

by Paul Bremmer -- [caption id="attachment_4102301" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Violent protests ahead of a planned appearance at the University of California, Berkeley, in February 2017 by Milo Yiannopoulos[/caption] There will be no speech. more…

A president whose policies were guided by faith

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1941195" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ulysses S. Grant[/caption] Born April 27, 1822, into a Methodist family in Ohio, he was nominated at age 17 for a position at West more…