News, Commentary, and More

Trump calls for barring immigrants from welfare for five years
View

Trump calls for barring immigrants from welfare for five years

President Trump announced Wednesday night that he will soon ask Congress to pass legislation banning immigrants from accessing public assistance within five years of entering the U.S. “The time has come for new immigration rules that say ... those seeking i...
Have Democrats finally had enough of Pelosi?
View

Have Democrats finally had enough of Pelosi?

WASHINGTON -- Democratic congressional leaders tried to project confidence after two election losses this week, but bubbling anger from the party's rank-and-file on Capitol Hill yesterday spurred demands for new leadership -- including some calls for Minority ...
Hannity says a ‘soft coup’ is unfolding against Donald Trump
View

Hannity says a ‘soft coup’ is unfolding against Donald Trump

Conservative political commentator Sean Hannity claimed Tuesday that Obama administration holdovers and members of the media are contributing to a supposed "soft coup" being waged against President Trump. "A soft coup is underway right here in the United St...
Colorado Springs churches form coalition to protect illegal aliens
View

Colorado Springs churches form coalition to protect illegal aliens

The cause is more urgent than ever, a coalition of four Colorado Springs churches said in announcing Monday it would offer sanctuary to immigrants who have received final deportation orders. The alliance, known as the Colorado Springs Sanctuary Coalition, i...
Mothers charged with subjecting their daughters to genital mutilation
View

Mothers charged with subjecting their daughters to genital mutilation

The federal government has amped up its female genital mutilation prosecution, charging two Oakland County mothers with subjecting their daughters to the banned religious cutting ritual that has now been linked to four Michigan girls. That brings the total ...
Higher education: Failing on critical thinking
View

Higher education: Failing on critical thinking

Standardized test data show that at more than half of 100-plus colleges and universities, "at least a third of seniors were unable to make a cohesive argument, assess the quality of evidence in a document or interpret data in a table," The Wall Street Journal ...