Why Firing Chuck Hagel Won’t Help America’s Foreign Policy Problems

by Max Boot It is a time-honored tradition in American politics: Whenever the president turns unpopular, he fires someone and brings in a tried and tested...

Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. on Why Blacks Should Support Immigration Reform

As I watched President Barack Obama address the nation on his “controversial” Executive Order on immigration reform, I was reminded of the evening that...

Michael Gerson on the Ferguson Tightrope

My hometown of St. Louis has given up its sad secrets. Journalists — like tourists taking in the sights of social dysfunction — have...

Obama Walks a Fine Line Between Racial Justice and Standing by the Justice System

President Barack Obama -- who once famously declared "there is not a black America and a white America" -- is again feeling his way...

Sophia A. Nelson on the Demonization of Michael Brown

For Michael Brown, the stereotypes that Darren Wilson believed proved to be deadly.Stereotypes are dangerous. And for Michael Brown, they proved to be deadly. Of...

How God Works In Us During Times When We Can’t Muster Gratitude

We’d been home for months when this curious stranger approached me with eyes full of questions. “Where are they from?” and “Are they siblings?”...

Ron Christie Says Justice Was Served in Ferguson; We Don’t Live In Jim Crow...

‘Civil rights’ figures decided long ago that the only fair outcome would be indictment. But that was driven by ideology, not facts. The day of...

Tavis Smiley says Chance of Indictment Was Always ‘Slim’; Offers Advice on How Ferguson...

by Tavis Smiley The grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri has spoken, although many fellow citizens have little regard or respect for what they've said. This failure...

The Lord Wants You to Be Healthy In Every Area of Your Life

Did you know that God cares about every single part of your life? He isn't only concerned with your spiritual health, but He desires...

Bill Cosby is Looking a Lot Like Joe Paterno These Days

by Joe Concha In the end, everything the old man once built vanished one by one from society. He was once an icon, an exemplary figure,...

The Elusiveness of Gratitude

Gratitude should fill the Christian’s life (1 Thess. 5:18; Acts 2:46-47), especially with Thanksgiving on the horizon. So why am I so prone to...

Joel Kotkin says Amnesty Will Lead to More Poverty

Expanding amnesty to undocumented immigrants without creating new jobs is a recipe for keeping new Americans poor and dependent on social services. With his questionably...

Is Bill Cosby’s Wife, Camille, Another Victim of the Controversy?

Camille Olivia Hanks was studying at the University of Maryland when she met Bill Cosby in the early '60s. He was doing stand-up comedy...

What Would Jesus Say to Kim Kardashian? The Same Thing He Says to All...

Kim Kardashian has made $45 million simply by allowing cameras to follow her around on the set of her reality TV show, Keeping Up...

Christians Should Pray that the Truth Comes Out Regarding Bill Cosby

My jaw dropped this morning when I read about the fifth woman to publicly accuse Bill Cosby of sexual abuse. My first prayer: Father,...

Jay Michaelson of the Daily Beast Accuses Pope Francis of Talking Out of Both...

The Vatican’s cheery-sounding ‘complementarity’ symposium’ is really an attack on sex outside of marriage—gay sex, single sex, divorced sex, and all 50 shades of...

The Best-Kept Secret of ’50 Shades of Grey’

EDITOR'S NOTE: The movie version of "50 Shades of Grey" will open in theaters on Valentine's Day. Katie McCoy of BiblicalWoman.com provides counsel to...

Why the Decline of the Middle Class is Tied to the Decline of the...

by Dave Albertson The church is a bourgeois institution. And not just in our times — it’s always been this way.   From the very beginning, Christian...

As Christians Become a ‘Minority’ in America, What Can Believers Cling To?

by Peter Wehner In an interview with Ken Myers, host and producer of the Mars Hill Audio Journal, the theologian N.T. Wright spoke about the importance of...

How Christians Should NOT Read the News

We live in a time where we are exposed to more news headlines than at any time in human history. In the ancient days...