Ten Most Corrupt Politicians In Washington DC

By Frosty Wooldridge. Marriane Williamson, author of the book A Return to Love, announced this past fall her plan to run for Congress in the 33rd district of California to stop the “Culture of Corruption” in our nation’s capital. Without a doubt, deep, systemic corruption thrives in our U.S. Congress. … [Read more...]

What America Will Look Like In 2050, Part 15

By Frosty Wooldridge. This “immigration invasion” moves at such an imperceptible speed, few Americans realize it and most don’t possess a clue as to the end result. Those who understand the final equation feel paralyzed and helpless in the face of our president and Congress representing illegal aliens and … [Read more...]

Liberty of Conscience in the Public Square: Challenges to the Affordable Care Act

By Dr. L. John Van Til. Editor’s note: The subject of this article is derived from a conference paper that Dr. Van Til will present at the 2014 Annual Conference in April. It is not surprising that Obamacare, especially the HHS mandate, has generated dozens of lawsuits. The question is: What is at issue … [Read more...]

What America Will Look Like In 2050, Part 13

By Frosty Wooldridge. Part 13: will we save ourselves from our current path toward a disastrous future? After reading the harsh realities of this series about adding 100 million legal immigrants to our country within 37 years, do you think our more astute leaders will move a finger to speak up? To change … [Read more...]

Pope Francis And The Economists

Editor’s Note: This article first appeared at Forbes.com. The recent economic statements by Pope Francis in his apostolic exhortation Evangelii Gaudium (EG) read as a call for a “Third Way” economic system ruled by experts and people of good will. Pope Francis writes, “Growth in justice requires more than … [Read more...]

What America Will Look Like In 2050, Part 12

By Frosty Wooldridge. Part 12: collapsing civilization One reader of this series asked that I write about what we face 10 years from now instead of 37 years from now. He asked me to become more “relevant” as to what our country faces. He felt that 37 years in the future felt too far away to make any impact … [Read more...]

Do We Want More Affordable Health Care?

By Tracy Miller. The problems with the healthcare.gov website offer a glimpse of the way the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is likely to fail at accomplishing its most important goals: providing affordable, high-quality health care to all Americans, without increasing the deficit. The ACA is the latest of a … [Read more...]

What America Will Look Like In 2050, Part 11

By Frosty Wooldridge. Part 11: Nation of refugees, cultural conflict, social schizophrenia Despite the origin of the term from the Greek roots “skhizein” which means "to split", schizophrenia does not imply a "multiple personality disorder.” The term means a "splitting of mental functions.” You might say … [Read more...]

What America Will Look Like In 2050, Part 10

By Frosty Wooldridge. Part 10: Standard of living Do you think the Chinese with 1.3 billion people, while harnessing the most powerful economic engine in the world, enjoy a high standard of living? What about India with 1.2 billion people? Do you think the majority of Indians enjoy a high standard of … [Read more...]

The Senate Would Be More Efficient Without The Filibuster, And That’s The Problem

By Charles W. Dunn Editor’s note: This article first appeared at Forbes.com. What would the Senate be like without the filibuster? It would be a more efficient body, but efficiency has never been a hallmark of democracy. Reflecting on Senate Rule 22, the so-called cloture rule that allows for … [Read more...]