American Federalist Journal
Saturday - February 28, 2015


"Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves; and, under a just God, can not long retain it."
- Abraham Lincoln



"Government is not reason, it is not eloquence -- it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and fearful master."
- George Washington



"Of all the dispositions and habits which lead to political prosperity, religion and morality are indispensable supports. In vain would that man claim the tribute of patriotism who should labor to subvert these great pillars of human happiness...reason and experience both forbid us to expect that national morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principle."
- George Washington



Obama's Highhanded Immigration Hypocrisy
David Limbaugh  Google Blog Search Tweet

Honestly, are any of my Democratic friends even slightly bothered by President Obama's habitual and brazen lawlessness and what that could mean for our ...



Questions the Press Doesn't Ask Democrats
Mona Charen  Google Blog Search Tweet

Gov. Scott Walker has leapt to the top of polls in Iowa. As day follows night, he has moved to the center of the liberal press's crosshairs. This is the world we inhabit: When a Democrat is perceived as popular, the press discovers layers of humor ...



Hollywood Hypocrites Demand 'Wage Equality'
Larry Elder  Google Blog Search Tweet

When actress Patricia Arquette won an Oscar, she pled for "wage equality" for women: "To every woman who gave birth to every taxpayer and citizen in this nation: We have fought for everybody else's equal rights. It's our time to have wage equality ...



The Cancer of Multiculturalism
Walter E. Williams  Google Blog Search Tweet

President Barack Obama surprised many at the National Prayer Breakfast when he lectured us, "Lest we get on our high horse and think this (barbarity) is unique to some other place, remember that during the Crusades and the Inquisition, people ...



Giuliani Versus Obama
Thomas Sowell  Google Blog Search Tweet

The firestorm of denunciation of former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani, for having said that he did not think Barack Obama loved America, is in one sense out of all proportion to that remark -- especially at a time when there are much bigger ...



The President and 'Violent Extremism'
Dennis Prager  Google Blog Search Tweet

Regarding Islamic violence -- the greatest world evil since Nazism and Communism -- the president of the United States, his administration, and the left generally live in a make-believe world, a world of ...



Black Christians Love Israel
Star Parker  Google Blog Search Tweet

In April 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. landed in jail in Birmingham, Alabama for violating a local injunction against ...



Obama the Unwitting Recruiter
David Limbaugh  Google Blog Search Tweet

President Obama seems more interested in defending the religion of Islam than in defending the United States against the threat of Islamic jihad, but Islam isn't under attack; we ...



Hyper-Left Elizabeth Warren: Democrats' Fresh Face?
Larry Elder  Google Blog Search Tweet

A shocking new poll shows Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., ahead of Hillary Clinton in Iowa, the first caucus state, and in New Hampshire, the first primary ...



The "Jobs for Jihad Delinquents" Program
Michelle Malkin  Google Blog Search Tweet

At the White House Summit on Extremism That Shall Remain Unspecified Because Violent Followers Belonging To Unnamed Extremist Movement Might Take Extreme Offense And Act Extremely, the feds are touting a groundbreaking new strategy to fight ...



Glib 'Happy Talk'
Thomas Sowell  Google Blog Search Tweet

When Alfred E. Neuman said "What me worry?" on the cover of Mad magazine, it was funny. But this message was not nearly as funny coming from President Barack Obama and his National Security Advisor, Susan ...



Shame
Walter E. Williams  Google Blog Search Tweet

Today's liberals are not racists, but they often behave that way. They would benefit immensely from considering some of the arguments in award-winning scholar Dr. Shelby Steele's forthcoming book, "Shame: How America's Past Sins Have Polarized Our ...



Why No Swimsuit Issue of Men?
Dennis Prager  Google Blog Search Tweet

On the happily few occasions when callers to my radio show make a particularly foolish comment, I ask them what graduate school they ...



Damaging Admissions
Thomas Sowell  Google Blog Search Tweet

Opponents of charter schools have claimed that these schools are "cherry-picking" the students they admit, and that this explains why many charter schools get better educational results with less money than public schools ...



Is Rand Paul a Racist for Opposing Loretta Lynch?
Star Parker  Google Blog Search Tweet

The Congressional Black Caucus will forgo no opportunity to retard black progress in America and undermine the ideals that were once understood to be the goals of the civil rights ...



Curb Your Pessimism
George Will  Google Blog Search Tweet

Barack Obama's tone of mild exasperation when tutoring the public often makes his pronouncements grating even when they are sensible. As was his recent suggestion that Americans, misled by media, are exaggerating the threat of ...



Brian Williams's Truth Problem, and Ours
Victor Davis Hanson  Google Blog Search Tweet

NBC Nightly News anchorman Brian Williams frequently fabricated a dramatic story that he was under enemy attack while reporting from Iraq. NBC is now investigating whether Williams also embellished events in New Orleans during his reporting on ...



Don't Blame Staples
Kevin D. Williamson  Google Blog Search Tweet

I, for one, welcome our new robot overlords. But they have taken some getting used to. ...