American Federalist Journal
Saturday - April 21, 2018


Conservatives, Too, Undergo Secular Indoctrination
Dennis Prager  Tweet

Many years ago, I attended a dinner at a wealthy man's New York City condo with, among others, one of the most prominent and influential conservatives in American ...



This Is What You Call a Conservative Budget?
Mona Charen  Tweet

Donald Trump woke up on Friday, March 23, and realized that a deficit-ballooning $1.3 trillion "omnibus" spending bill was awaiting his signature. The law increases defense spending but otherwise completely fulfills the spending priorities of the ...



The Most Important Weekend in History
Erick Erickson  Tweet

The death of Jesus of Nazareth reshaped the map, gave us a common set of idiomatic expressions, brought down empires, inspired the rapid evolution of art and gave the world a truly global ...



Where's the Common Sense in 'Common Sense' Gun Laws?
Larry Elder  Tweet

Let's look at the ...



How Ignorant We Are
Walter E. Williams  Tweet

Compounding our ignorance is the fact that much of what we think we know is not ...



Gun Control Movement Polar Opposite of Civil Rights Movement
Star Parker  Tweet

How can we expect to properly deal with an issue as serious as guns and the Second Amendment when the media peddle such ignorance about the civil rights ...



Authoritarianism for Me but Not for Thee
David Limbaugh  Tweet

These hysterical Democrats calling for President Trump's impeachment because of his dastardly "authoritarian tendencies" are the ones with authoritarian ...



Another Excuse to Avoid Blaming Hillary Clinton
Erick Erickson  Tweet

The scandal is not that the Cambridge Analytica harvested Facebook's data. The scandal is that Donald Trump ...



A Little Too Much Reality in the Show?
Mona Charen  Tweet

Watching the parade of porn stars, reality TV contestants and former Playboy models lining up to lambaste the president of the United States, as well as the daily trove of stories of wife beating, naked nepotism, gambling and official corruption ...



Deep-Freezing the Truth at Penn
Heather Mac Donald  Tweet

A distinguished law professor is publicly shamed for pointing out truths about race ...



GOP Narrative on PA-18 Is Wrong
Star Parker  Tweet

I'm perplexed why many in Republican circles are rationalizing and dismissing the gravity of the Democratic victory in the recent special election in Pennsylvania's 18th ...



Not Always Like This
Walter E. Williams  Tweet

Gun ownership is not our problem. Our problem is a widespread decline in moral values that has nothing to do with ...



Much More Than Economics
Mona Charen  Tweet

There are so many things to lament about the modern world -- fracturing families, the rise of authoritarianism, the rage for torn jeans -- but there is also much to celebrate and savor. One is the abundance of great conversation available through ...



The Real Down Syndrome Problem: Accepting Genocide
George Will  Tweet

Iceland must be pleased that it is close to success in its program of genocide, but before congratulating that nation on its final solution to the Down syndrome problem, perhaps it might answer a question: What is this problem? To help understand ...



Tillerson's Firing Was Necessary to National Security
Hugh Hewitt  Tweet

On my first show for MSNBC last June, I sat down at Langley with CIA Director Mike Pompeo, now President Trump's nominee for secretary of state. A quick read of the transcript will not only explain the sudden change at Foggy Bottom but also ...



What's Happening to Our Young Men?
Star Parker  Tweet

We are paying a large social price for the widespread collapse of Christian values -- in particular, the values of marriage and family. And our young men may be disproportionately bearing the brunt of ...