If You Are Serious…

On Tuesday, Vice President Joe Biden is expected to make his comprehensive recommendations to curb “gun violence.” Most of the population is skeptical of these recommendations. Already there have been…..

The Twenty-Eighth Casualty of Newtown

The inability to think logically has made modern man easy to manipulate by press and politicians. The danger of our inability to think was recently highlighted to me by a…..

I Want You

I recently saw an “I want you” poster of Uncle Sam. It read, “I want you to stop being afraid of other Americans, of other religions, of other classes, of…..

Getting Tough on Terror

Leftists are now taking a tough stand on terrorism. Yet many of the same people told us nine years ago that the proper response to terrorism was to ask what…..

Is America Really At War?

In July 2005 in London, eight Islamic terrorists detonated bombs at various public transportation hubs, killing fifty-two people and injuring seven-hundred others. The stated motivation for the attacks was Britain’s…..

The Danger of Defensive Jihad

On November 5, Nadal Malik Hasan, a major in the U.S. Army, opened fire upon soldiers preparing for deployment at the Readiness Center of Fort Hood near Killeen, Texas. As…..


President Obama is working very hard to get Congress to pass a bill which would socialize the American healthcare system, but the legislature seems a bit more cautious this time…..

Some Old Change

John Dean Cooper wrote in 1990, "[W]e should bear in mind that while times change quickly, people change slowly. Abraham would have been astounded at electricity, but not at Gorbachev."…..

Forum: Mumbai Paradigm Shift

Chip Hammond writes on the possibility of a paradigm shift in Americans’ view of defense in response to the attacks in Mumbai.

For Goodness’ Sake

The American Humanist Association (AHA) has put up some $40,000 to run a "holiday ad campaign" on D.C. Metro buses. The mobile billboards read, "Why believe in a god? Be…..

Forum: A Modern Tyranny

Chip Hammond writes for the Forum about the injustice of forcing home school families to pay for public schools.

A Modern Tyranny

Not long ago my family attended Home Educators Week at Colonial Williamsburg. It was a wonderful few days. Colonial Williamsburg is entirely funded by private enterprise. No government funding means…..

The War on Citizens

On February 28, 1993, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms executed a search warrant at the facility of an aberrant religious group nine miles east of Waco, Texas. In…..

A Tale of Two Rulings

This summer the Supreme Court handed down two decisions that have set off a storm of emotion. The two decisions, however, couldn’t be more different in their foundations. On Wednesday,…..

Restoring the Ten Commandments

Restoring the Ten Commandments By Chip Hammond February 5th, 2008 In 2005 the Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision, ruled that the Ten Commandments could not be displayed in courts…..