Time to Checkmate Federal Courts on Same-Sex Marriage and More

Checkmate By Thomas J. Ashcraft At the close of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787, a woman allegedly approached Benjamin Franklin and asked, “Well, Doctor, what have we got – a republic or a monarchy?” The sage 81-year-old Franklin replied, “A republic, if you can keep it.” Wordsmith, entrepreneur, inventor, diplomat, and polymath, Franklin understood […] Read Article →

First Lesbians, Now Arabs Taking Over Houston

arabic-immersion-magnet-school Overall, Texas appears to be a state that is largely conservative. Perhaps that’s true for much of the state but not for Houston. To begin with, Houston residents voted in a lesbian mayor who could be described as being a hyper gay activist. She has extended special and privileged benefits to gays, lesbians and others […] Read Article →

Reid, Obama Say Violence Only Happens Here

harryReid Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid has jumped on the president's anti-gun bandwagon, echoing his assertion that "mass violence" only happens in the United States, not other "advanced" countries. This is how liberals honor the victims in an attack like the one in the South Carolina church, by using the dead to shamelessly score points for their […] Read Article →