December 5, 2019

As the national debate over immigration policy continues, the gulf between American citizens and their ruling class social betters in Washington, D.C., only gets wider. The credibility of politicians nosedives when they inform their constituents what issues are importa...

November 6, 2019

Political commentator and filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza has a view of America that most native citizens cannot easily relate to. Born in India, he often extols the virtues of the country that adopted him and enabled his success.

In one story, D’Souza asked a friend in Mumbai...

October 2, 2019

In the age of 24-hour news cycles where virtually everything has been politicized, a strange phenomenon has developed. Propaganda—described more accurately as “lies”—believed by many and challenged by few, is carrying the day. Only after a preponderance of evidence to...

August 19, 2019

We have now entered a period of American history where a growing number of people no longer care about things like facts, laws, and truth. Inconvenient facts are now “micro-aggressions.” Laws that run contrary to one’s political agenda are “unjust.” People no longer te...

July 21, 2019

The immigration problem today demands a serious debate about how to remedy the situation for the good of the country and its citizens. What we get instead are misleading images and scandalous, politically-motivated allegations. Not surprisingly, the problems continue t...

June 21, 2019

One of the great qualities of our federal system is how it allows the states to operate as “laboratories of democracy.”

The late Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis coined the phrase to describe how a “state may, if its citizens choose, serve as a laboratory; and try...

June 7, 2019

Depending on whom you ask, President Trump has either ruined America or rescued it. If anything can be agreed upon, it may be that he has indeed shaken up the way things are done in Washington. Nowhere is this more evident than with immigration, arguably the most conse...

May 24, 2019

Believe it or not, there are other countries besides Russia that are a threat to the United States. Chief among them is Iran, long regarded by the U.S. government as the world’s foremost sponsor of terror. Relations between the U.S. and Iran may now be at their lowest...

May 1, 2019

For nearly a quarter of a millennium, the United States of America has grown and prospered under the primary operating principle of e pluribus unum, or “out of many, one.” From all our diverse origins, we unite under a common set of beliefs, agree to live under the sam...

April 15, 2019

Despite the best efforts of the Trump administration over the last two years, the situation at our southern border is a mess. The numbers of those seeking entry into the United States and those apprehended by immigration agents are surging. Even Barack Obama’s former h...

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