Kaci Hickox, Benevolent Servant Turned Egocentric Activist

Kaci Hickox, the nurse who recently returned from treating Ebola patients in West Africa, has ended her voluntary quarantine in Maine--demanding that the government and public health officials stop protecting the public's health and start protecting her right to have a good time.The Doctors Without Borders nurse feels that she's been unfairly discriminated against, and so has enlisted an attorney to defend her right to move about society.  She broke out of her "voluntary confinement" … [Read more...]

Starnes’ “GOD LESS AMERICA”: Because Forewarned Is Forearmed

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No doubt about it: Todd Starnes has a nose for news. His cutting-edge reports on Fox News expose religious discrimination in all its forms—in schools, in business, and in the public square. Starnes reveals the not-infrequent failure of our society to protect freedom of religion as guaranteed by our Constitution.But those daily news reports are embedded in other news of the day: happy stories of everyday citizens engaged in works of charity; weather alerts; political intrigue; movies and c … [Read more...]

“My Parents Open Carry”: A New Teaching Tool in the Gun Control Debate

"A well-regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed." --Second Amendment of the Constitution of the United StatesAre handguns unsafe?Proponents of gun control would want you to believe they are.  The way to increase safety in urban areas, they say, is to reduce the number of guns.Libertarians take exception to that claim--insisting, instead, that an armed citizenry is the best defense … [Read more...]