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The Courts Say Trump Can’t Block Twitter Followers 2019-01-19 00:01:23Good. So when will the First Amendment be used to protect the rest of us from censorship and de-platforming?

NATO is a Danger, Not a Guarantor of 2019-01-18 00:01:32Status quo supporters like the New York Times poke fun at Trump for even questioning the alliance. But who's the fool?

What It Actually Costs to Maintain An Older 2019-01-18 00:01:22If Rust Belt cities stay too inexpensive, every homeowner suffers.

Karen Pence As Condensed Symbol 2019-01-17 20:07:17The deeper meaning of the cultural elite's contempt for the Vice President's wife teaching at a conservative Christian school

The Failure of ‘Maximum Pressure’ in Iran 2019-01-17 18:50:11The administration's policy would better be described as one of "pie in the sky."

Our Elites’ Selective Support for Democracy 2019-01-17 13:01:03The hypocrisy on daily display in London and Washington of late has become difficult to stomach.

The Growing Rift with Europe Over Iran 2019-01-17 12:57:27The administration's attempt to cajole European allies into falling in line behind unjustified punitive measures against Iran isn't likely to work.

Defending Originalism, The Morality of Negative Reviews, and 2019-01-17 09:09:55Also: Pushing buttons, Ernst Jünger’s war journals, and more.

Trump Embraces the Missile Defense Boondoggle 2019-01-17 00:16:29Expanding missile defenses would just mean adding more unnecessary spending to an already bloated Pentagon budget, and it would actually result in les

A Century Later, the Versailles Treaty Still Haunts 2019-01-17 00:01:23It was supposed to end World War I and usher in a new era of peace. Instead it nearly broke the West.

The New Nationalism Won’t Save the Right 2019-01-17 00:01:15Most Americans don't care about a border wall and politics lurches ever leftward.

Why Ex-Churchgoers Flocked to Trump 2019-01-17 00:01:08This is a story about how the lack of faith, not factories, inspired a Middle American movement around one man.

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What Your Grumbling Says About God 2019-01-16 00:04:42In this sermon on 1 Thessalonians 5:18, Brian Davis unpacks what it means to live without grumbling by giving thanks in all things.

9 Things You Should Know About Prohibition 2019-01-16 00:03:31Here’s what you should about Prohibition and the religiously inspired temperance movement that transformed America.

The Best Single-Volume Introduction to Apologetics 2019-01-16 00:02:34This is the best single-volume introduction to apologetics available today.

How to Discern God’s Will in Your Workplace 2019-01-16 00:00:43Business leaders on the five best practices they use to discern God’s will in situations not explicitly addressed by Scripture.

The Indie Synth Worship of South of Royal 2019-01-15 00:04:39South of Royal’s combination of ‘theologically conservative yet musically adventurous’ is something more gospel-centered churches co

What’s (Not) Essential to Complementarianism? 2019-01-15 00:03:47In this podcast, Kevin DeYoung, Danny Akin, and Darryl Williamson discuss the essential beliefs of complementarianism and the room for disagreements i

6 Ways Cross-Cultural Church Planting Has Been Good 2019-01-15 00:02:15The skeptical neighbors weren’t wrong. Our kids don’t have roots, at least not in the traditional sense.

How to Teach Your Teen to Study the 2019-01-15 00:00:23Here’s a simple approach you can adapt to fit the age of your teen.

20 Quotes on How Your Church Should Exhibit 2019-01-14 00:04:12Matt Smethurst shares his favorite 20 quotes from Jonathan Leeman’s new book.

The Chaos Is No Match for the Cosmos 2019-01-14 00:03:42Why does Revelation 21 say the new earth will have “no more sea”?

Is Evangelism Harder Than It Used to Be? 2019-01-14 00:02:07Evangelism isn’t just difficult. It’s impossible. That’s actually liberating.

Life without God Is Weird 2019-01-14 00:00:18Three things that are out of place—homesick, we might say—within the confines of a naturalistic worldview.

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Run Down the Brexit Clock 2019-01-16 12:01:40The terrifying prospect of a no-deal Brexit on March 29 remains in play after the British Parliament emphatically rejected Prime Minister Theresa May&

Making Every Development Dollar Count 2019-01-16 11:58:17In international polls and on the world stage, developing countries are very clear about their priorities: improved healthcare and education, more and

Ending the Mental Health Stigma 2019-01-16 10:49:25Every dollar invested in scaling up treatment for depression and anxiety – the two most common mental health disorders – can generate a re

The Human-Rights Movement Needs America 2019-01-16 10:12:39The recent inauguration of Jair Bolsonaro as Brazil’s president is just the latest setback for human rights around the world. America can once a

Transatlanticism, Interrupted 2019-01-16 09:42:39Trump administration officials tell anyone who is worried about the fate of American alliances to ignore the president’s tweets and pay attentio

Global Taxation for the Digital Age 2019-01-16 09:39:11The European Commission’s proposal to create an EU digital services tax is aimed mainly at multinational tech giants. But should the tax take ef

Trump’s Trade Game 2019-01-16 09:34:00In 2018, US President Donald Trump finally followed through on his “America first” trade strategy. Yet it is already clear that his polici

Long Live Globalization 2019-01-16 08:52:46Though belief in globalism – a top-down conspiracy to impose an international system that trumps national sovereignty – may be dead, globa

The Trumping of the Middle East 2019-01-15 11:04:05No region is more vulnerable to the disruptive effects of the “Trump doctrine” than the Middle East. While Barack Obama’s timid poli

Disruption, Concentration, and the New Economy 2019-01-15 11:03:01The rise of Big Tech has ushered in broad structural economic changes that academics and policymakers are only just beginning to understand. Still, so

Rhymes from Central Europe 2019-01-15 10:48:56The rise – or better, the return – of “illiberal democracy” in parts of Europe today surprises us, because it refutes the esta

How US Monetary Policy Has Tamed China 2019-01-15 10:17:46In any emerging economy, there is an important connection between the health of the capital account and that of the domestic economy. A fragile capita


Donald Trump, like Ronald Reagan, has to make 2019-01-18 04:34:41In 1984, while facing questioning about his age and ability to go the distance and deal with the pressures of a presidential role, then-candidate Rona

Donald Trump, the 'norm entrepreneur' 2019-01-17 21:01:12Donald Trump, the first president who talks as a common man and serves without prior official experience, is not allowed to govern normally. Despite w

It's an unkind cut and Gillette takes it 2019-01-17 21:01:09Business schools are growing like weeds in the nation's universities, many of them endowed by the smart, the clever, and the innovative upon whom cap

With facts and data, reality beats the so-called 2019-01-17 21:01:07Are fossil fuels like oil and natural gas the energy of the past? You could be forgiven for thinking so. There is no shortage of headlines on how rene

Litigation over the use of Roundup weedkiller reveals 2019-01-17 20:58:10Many people unduly fear chemical and other risks they don't understand. When misfortune strikes, some look for a corporation to blame and sue. Litiga

Donald Trump and Nancy Pelosi initiate this and 2019-01-17 20:58:08The Cambridge English Dictionary defines blackmail as "the act of getting money from people or forcing them to do something by threatening to harm so

Tulsi Gabbard's distorted vision of American foreign policy 2019-01-17 20:58:07In January 2017, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, Hawaii Democrat, introduced legislation aimed to "prohibit the use of United States Government funds to provide

BOOK REVIEW: 'Family Trust' by Kathy Wang 2019-01-17 20:48:09FAMILY TRUST By Kathy Wang William Morrow, $26.99, 400 pages   Families and trust — the emotional kind as well as the financial one —

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Wall would ensure fairness 2019-01-17 20:48:06With the federal government shutdown now approaching a month in length, I know federal workers are beginning to feel the financial pinch, and for thei

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Situation at border indeed 2019-01-17 20:48:05Is there is a border crisis? Who are we to believe — politicians or our own eyes? Our neighbor lost two children to the fentanyl that comes thro

EDITORIAL: There must be no place in America 2019-01-17 20:48:05The House of Representatives has voted, nearly unanimously, to condemn remarks made by Iowa congressman Steve King. The long-time Republican congressm

Micah Bowie, Ex-Nationals pitcher, needs help from players 2019-01-17 20:32:06Micah Bowie used to run around the upper deck inside RFK Stadium to stay in shape when he was a Washington Nationals reliever in 2006 and 2007. He rem

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Trump Cancels Pelosi Travel, Pushes More Shutdown Talks 2019-01-17 20:12:24President Donald Trump took action to keep House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., in Washington just minutes before she was set to leave for Europe and

Folks, You’ve Been Lied To: The Stunning Revelations 2019-01-17 15:40:10Mainstream media outlets have started warning the American people. Don’t expect much from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s eagerly aw

Is It Harder to be a Man or 2019-01-17 15:00:04On January 9th, I took a poll on Twitter asking, "In your view, who has it harder today, men or women? Please look at all four options and vote as pe

From Porn Star to Evangelist: How One Woman’s 2019-01-17 14:00:08Brittni De La Mora was 16 years old the first time she stepped on stage in a strip club. Drunk and in Mexico, she found herself surrounded by an enthu

Why Are Black Men Dying at This Wealthy 2019-01-17 11:30:50Two men have died, but so far nothing has happened to the man who hired them. Authorities found two black men dead within 18 months of each other

Steny Hoyer Breaks With Nancy Pelosi: No, A 2019-01-17 09:08:50House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer contradicted Democratic leadership on Wednesday after he contended that constructing a wall on the U.S.-Mexico borde

Why March for Life? They’re Only Babies. … 2019-01-17 09:00:07A right-wing atheist I knew at Yale liked to get under believers' skins. At 22, he sported a prophet's hipster John Brown beard. (They wouldn't com

Safety Third 2019-01-17 07:30:32This morning when I walked the dog, it was not quite four degrees. Yet while there's still plenty of winter left, winter will give way to spring and

Christian Ministry Stops More Than 1500 Sex Trafficking 2019-01-17 05:05:57A ministry in Nepal intercepted more than 1,500 victims of trafficking during 2018, says Ralph Done, director of missions at Life Outreach Internation

Military Photo of the Day: A Lesson on 2019-01-17 05:00:17A U.S. Air Force airman e