The international spotlight has recently been shining on Ferguson, Mo., after an 18-year-old black man was fatally shot by a white police officer.
Ben S. Carson
Many people in this country were shocked when the U.S. Navy recently announced the removal of all Bibles from military hotels under their control.
The images projected across our television and computer screens throughout the day as we rest in the creature comforts of our offices and homes are very sobering.
The Obama administration's recent failures in the foreign-policy arena have only highlighted how far American leadership has fallen in this new century.
When I was a small child, one of the most dramatic and effective business boycotts in the history of America occurred.
I recently returned home after two weeks of engagements in New Zealand and Australia focusing on empowerment through reading.
It's fortunate the Supreme Court of the United States saw fit last week to rule that corporations could not be coerced into covering religiously objectionable forms of birth control for their employees.
Speaker of the House John A. Boehner recently shocked many when he announced that he was planning a lawsuit against the president for abuse of power.
The audacity of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in canceling the trademark of the Washington Redskins is frightening.
In 2012, the current administration made it clear that certain unaccompanied illegal minors would not be deported if caught. This helped create an atmosphere of tolerance that would be conducive to the current rash of illegal dumping of thousands of children from south of the border into the United States.
There is no question that a free, honest and unbiased press is a great asset to any free and fair society.
My wife and I have been on a book tour by bus through several states recently, and I have been struck by the number of people who have already read "One Nation."
More discussion on the topic of pragmatism and politics is critical.
I was asked recently how I could possibly endorse the U.S. Senate candidacy of Monica Wehby, who is running as a Republican from Oregon.
The recent escalating arguments over whether there should be further congressional hearings on Benghazi are quite troubling.
We recently learned that China is poised to replace the United States as the No. 1 economic power in the world sometime later this year.
With Europeans intrigued by America's unexpected success, Alexis de Tocqueville carried out an in-depth study of the new nation in the 1830s.
The Bundy case in Nevada provides many insights into the state of our nation with respect to the relationship between the people and the government.
America can be great, but it requires real courage and conviction to resist the urge to be "cool." None of this means we should impose Judeo-Christian values on those who wish to adopt a different kind of lifestyle, but it does mean that we should not allow an alternative lifestyle to be imposed upon us.
Imagine a situation in which there is an earthquake that destroys a suspension bridge over a deep canyon.