What does it take to become a despot?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4111211" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Baron de Montesquieu[/caption] "Society ... must repose on principles that do not change" – wrote Montesquieu in Book 24 of "The Spirit of the more…

Big payday after state fires pastor for Christian beliefs

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_3215114" align="aligncenter" width="591"] Dr. Eric Walsh (Photo: First Liberty)[/caption] The state of Georgia has agreed to pay $225,000 to settle a complaint that it illegally discriminated against more…

Idaho's faith-healing law targeted

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTVB) Faith healing, the practice of using prayer instead medicine for medical needs, has sparked controversy in Idaho over the last few years. Idaho has laws that protects more…

Fed-up cop blows whistle on immigrant crime

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4121551" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Officer Peter Springare[/caption] A Swedish police officer and senior investigator in the serious-crimes division is under internal investigation after taking to Facebook to describe more…

His term was small but his warnings were big

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2927814" align="aligncenter" width="600"] William Henry Harrison[/caption] "Tippecanoe and Tyler too" was the campaign slogan of ninth president William Henry Harrison, born Feb. 9, 1773. Harrison was an more…

Archaeologists announce new Dead Sea Scrolls discovery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4120821" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Entrance to Dead Sea Scrolls Cave 12 (Photo: Casey L. Olson and Oren Gutfeld)[/caption] It hasn't happened since 1956, but Israeli archaeologists are announcing more…