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The immorality of the minimum wage

(By Helen Raleigh, Centennial Fellow) This November, voters in Colorado are asked to vote on Amendment 70, which will raise the state’s minimum wage from $8.31 an hour to $12 an hour by 2020.  But some

Christians: Vote Trump or else

(By Joy Overbeck, '76 Contributor) Or else what? Or else our daughters will be forced to take showers with young men who think they may be women, per Obama’s “Justice Department” transgender directive that puts schools under threat

Yet we have this hope

(By Ellen Densmore, 1776 Scholar) Friends, I don't know about you, but I'm losing hope. The two major candidates for president are arguably the most detestable individuals ever to seek public office in the United States.

‘Fellow in American Thought?’ What’s that?

(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) It’s now almost a year since Jeff Hunt succeeded me as director of Centennial Institute, and he is taking it to new heights.  Meanwhile, having kicked myself up stairs with the lofty but (I hear you saying) gauzy title of Distinguished Fellow in American Thought, I am overdue in explaining that what on earth that might mean — and why it matters.

How will you act during election season?

(By Evan Verbal, 1776 Scholar) On November 8Th, America will face one of the most important elections in its 240-year history. This event has gained the attention and fascination of media and citizens across the country

Hillary Clinton, international arms dealer

(By Joy Overbeck, '76 Contributor) Hillary Clinton as secretary of state approved of selling  $316 billion of our most powerful American weapons and war planes to foreign countries, many of which throw homosexuals off buildings, murder their

The tsunami and the helicopter

(By Joy Overbeck, '76 Contributor) You are on a beach. You see out to sea a towering tsunami wave, roaring in fast. Overhead suddenly you hear a helicopter. It’s bobbing and weaving, black smoke trailing from its