Defending the Judeo-Christian Ethic, Limited Government, & the American Constitution
Friday November 21st 2014

Self-Educated Man

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S.E.M., Vol. 1, No. 6


The President's Duty to Faithfully Execute the Law. According to Art. II, Sect. 3 of the Constitution, what is the President's duty? According to Lincoln, what does a man trample on, when he tramples on the law? According to Rep. Goodlatte, what is the value of strictly observing even bad laws until they are repealed? In a republic, why else, in your opinion, is obedience to laws put in place according to the process outlined in the Constitution, regardless of our personal opinions, important, if not vital?

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New Health Guidelines from HHS Trample on Conscience

New Health Guidelines from HHS Trample on Conscience

By Chuck Donovan, Culture Watch, Devos Center for Religion and Civil Society The Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) new preventive services guidelines are a disaster for freedom of conscience and a fresh illustration of the political hammerlock “reproductive rights” organizations have on the Obama Administration. Forcing [...]

A Marshall Plan for Marriage: Rebuilding Our Shattered Homes

A Marshall Plan for Marriage: Rebuilding Our Shattered Homes

By Charles A. Donovan, Heritage Foundation Abstract: Marriage and family are declining in America, following a trend well established in Europe. This breakdown of the American family has dire implications for American society and the U.S. economy. Halting and reversing the sustained trends of nearly four decades will not happen by accident. [...]

A Clash of Integrities: Moral and Religious Liberty in the Armed Forces

A Clash of Integrities: Moral and Religious Liberty in the Armed Forces

Chuck Donovan, Heritage Foundation Abstract: The repeal of the 1993 law prohibiting open homosexuality in the military poses significant risk for military service members and chaplains who, as matters of religious or moral conviction, hold to traditional values regarding marriage and sexual behavior. The report of the Pentagon’s [...]

Winning DOMA On the Merits of Marriage

Winning DOMA On the Merits of Marriage

By Chuck Donovan, Heritage Foundation If Olympic medals were handed out for hubris, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), a gay activist group, would be the clear favorite for the gold. Its ruthless effort to deprive the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) a top-notch defense in federal court has collapsed at the starting block. But this effort [...]