By Rand Paul
Obama acts as though we no longer have a Constitution
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
Some 74 family and marriage specialists appealed Tuesday for an end to the fighting over gay marriage, saying both gay and straight marriage-supporters are needed to address the breakdown in America's marriage culture.
Happy days are here again for Planned Parenthood. November's elections brought the $1 billion domestic organization, the largest abortion enterprise in the United States, a victory at the polls for which, in the manner of such things, it deserves credit. It has helped return to the White House the most active pro-abortion president in American history, protected the largest expansion of abortion and abortion subsidies since Roe v. Wade, and reinstated a Democratic Senate that will block pro-life initiatives and battle tooth and nail for judges who will protect abortion on demand.
Chilton Williamson Jr., once the book review editor at National Review, worked in a great tradition, his predecessors being Frank Meyer, who ran the book section from Woodstock, N.Y., and then George Will, who ran it from Washington. When George Will left National Review for more lucrative pastures, William F. Buckley chose Mr. Williamson, then a young editor at St. Martin's Press, to succeed him.
Few of us are strangers to using chemicals to "enhance" our mental state. No, not alcohol or marijuana — just good old No-Doz caffeine tablets and coffee to stay awake while cramming for a final exam or driving late at night.
Francis Fukuyama memorably wrote that a liberal (in the original sense) democratic consensus was emerging and totalitarian governments were passing from the world stage.