Author Archives: THAdmin

Michael Medved: Trump Deserves Credit For The Strong Economy

McConnell, False charges of anti-Semitism harm any serious effort by President Trump to unify the country

Why do public opinion surveys show discontent with President Trump’s handling of the economy at a time of record highs in the stock market and record lows in unemployment? The new Gallup Poll gives Trump his highest ratings on the economy, but still shows a clear majority of voters disapproving...

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David Davenport: Free Speech On The Decline

State of the Union

One reason to be concerned about the future of America is the reduced commitment of its young people to freedom, starting with free speech. A recent survey from the Brookings Institution indicates that 44 percent of millennials do not believe hate speech is protected by the Constitution. Moreover, 51 percent believe...

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Albert Mohler: The Growing Willingness To Sacrifice Religious Liberty

Handmaid’s Tale

The nation of Australia recently voted by a wide margin to legalize same-sex marriage. The question turns swiftly now to the issue of religious liberty. Already, the major bill is inadequate when it comes to protecting religious freedom. The Attorney General of Australia, noting this fact, has suggested that the...

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Michael Medved: Wonder Sets A Wonderful Example

Oprah

Among holiday season releases, the splendid new film “Wonder” has earned spectacular success—finishing second in pre-Thanksgiving box office, with enthusiastic reviews and an impressive $27 million in ticket sales. The story follows a 10-year-old with facial birth defects, braving his first year of school with support of his loving parents,...

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Albert Mohler: A Thankful People

abortion, thoughts and prayers, act of evil, Alabama, act of pure evil

In the year 1620, the brave souls known to us as the Pilgrims reached the shores of North America. They were fleeing persecution and seeking a land where they could worship God freely. In the words of their chronicler, “they had now no friends to welcome them, no inns to...

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Murder at the Border

Republican Elections

Townhall Review – November 25, 2017 Violence strikes again on the U.S southern border, this time it is the murder of a Border Patrol Officer. U.S Attorney General Jeff Sessions addresses the issue with Sam Malone, sitting in for Mike Gallagher. Fred Flietz, former CIA Analyst, now with the Center...

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Albert Mohler: The True History Of The Holiday

Handmaid’s Tale

As Americans prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving Day, it’s a good time to be reminded about the true history of the holiday. Perhaps we should not be surprised that in an increasingly secular America, there’s confusion about the origins of Thanksgiving. Some kids are now taught that the Pilgrims held a...

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Albert Mohler: SCOTUS Takes Up California’s Abortion Law

abortion, thoughts and prayers, act of evil, Alabama, act of pure evil

The Supreme Court recently announced that it will take a very important case. A California law requires crisis pregnancy centers to inform women who come to the centers of the availability of abortion , even requiring the use of specific language. Several of these centers have challenged the constitutionality of this...

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Jerry Bowyer: ‘ Trump Trade ’ Will Be Over Without Tax Cuts

Trump Trade

The stock market had a great run after the election of Donald J. Trump as president. This put egg on the face of many elite commentators who predicted that a Trump victory would be disastrous for the economy. Indicators of economic optimism also improved, and some business activity indicators improved...

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The True Story of the Pilgrims and Thanksgiving

Republican Elections

Townhall Review — November 18, 2017 This special edition of the Townhall Review features Michael Medved telling the compelling true story of the Pilgrims and Thanksgiving: why they left Europe, how they made their way across the ocean, and how they fought to survive in the New World while preserving their religious...

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Albert Mohler: Thoughts And Prayers

abortion, thoughts and prayers, act of evil, Alabama, act of pure evil

In the wake of tragedy, we are accustomed to hearing calls for “ thoughts and prayers.” We have heard them from prominent political figures, both Democrats and Republicans. But more recently, such calls have drawn harsh criticism from the Left. What does it mean when a political leader says that...

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Jerry Bowyer: America Is Indebted To Martin Luther

Luther, tax reform, Impeachment

500 years ago Martin Luther’s started a debate by nailing a document with 95 theological assertions to the door of the Wittenberg Cathedral, triggering the Reformation. No matter which side of that theological debate you’re on, you should be grateful for the ultimate effects of this action on Western liberty...

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David Davenport: We’re Number 45

State of the Union

For nearly 50 years now, Freedom House has published its annual survey of the freest countries in the world. This year’s report contains some troubling news. First, with an increase in authoritarian regimes and populism, overall freedom in the world declined in the past year. Second, the United States, after...

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Michael Medved: Why Millennials Prefer Marxism To Capitalism

Oprah

Recent articles have marveled at the fascination of today’s “millennials” with socialism, but a new survey shows even more alarming disregard for the capitalist system behind America’s prosperity and power. Polling data from YouGov showed 51% of Americans in their twenties would prefer to live in a country that was...

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