Many politicians in Alabama and much of the Bible Belt present their Christian faith as a political virtue. For some, it is merely a passing […]
Only a few feet below the grass of my yard is a massive slope of rock, a common feature of houses built in the hills […]
“All beginnings are hopeful.” That’s what the principal of Somerville College, Oxford said to the students who arrived there in 1944. That statement made a […]
A negative right restrains other persons or governments from acting on others. Positive rights provide the right holder with a claim against another person or the state. Understanding the difference between “negative” and “positive” rights is integral to comprehending the federal government’s deviation from the nature and bounds of the Constitution.
On the fourth Thursday of November, most Americans will gather with their families and friends to celebrate a day of thanksgiving, a day devoted to […]
If you were to tell someone that September 1st will mark the 23rd anniversary of the Alabama Policy Institute (API), Alabama’s leading conservative think tank, […]
In the U.S., July 4th is the day we celebrate our freedom. On that day in 1776, the Declaration of Independence was adopted, forever breaking […]