Historically, who enslaved and who freed slaves?

by Bill Federer -- There has never been an abolitionist movement to completely end slavery in the Islamic world, as Mohammed himself owned slaves. The U.S. State Department in 1993 estimated 90,000 more…

Prof behind Trump-bashing video declines honor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Orange County Register) The community college instructor who called Trump’s election “an act of terrorism” during class was named faculty Colleague of the Year – but she turned more…

Video of Mars stitched together by hand

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wired) If you should one day find yourself in a spacecraft circling Mars, don’t count on a good view. The Red Planet’s dusty atmosphere will probably obscure any more…

The speech that stunned listeners into silence

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3330184" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Patrick Henry's "Treason" speech before the House of BurgessesExcerpt of painting by Peter F. Rothermel, 1851[/caption] The Declaration of Independence indicted King George III more…

School-board prayer survives atheist attack

by Bob Unruh -- The invocations, or "student expressions," before school-board meetings that for years in one Texas district have been led by students, can continue, a three-judge appeals court panel ruled. "Legislative more…