James D. Standish
Congressional testimony by James D. Standish —February 12, 2008 Chair Andrews, ranking member Mr. Kline, other members of the...
Whenever the government becomes involved in religion, it is problematic, and the posting of the Ten Commandments is no exception.
One enters the fray of the same-sex marriage debate with trepidation. The principal parties in the debate are so polarized, and the stakes seemingly so...
William Wilberforce's legacy was possible for two reasons. First, he was a committed Christian. Second, he was also a member of the British Parliament. Because of the first, he had a burning passion against the institution of slavery. Because of the secon
Every morning the president starts his day in the Oval Office, surrounded by attorney general John Ashcroft, FBI director Robert Mueller, and CIA director George Tenet, reviewing the threat matrix.
One of the primary purposes of incarceration is the reform and eventual rehabilitation of prisoners. Despite this goal, recidivism is common, and prisons are often the breeding grounds of criminal conspiracies. Yet not all those released from prison retu
The beginning of a new Congress is somewhat like the birth of a new baby. Like a child, the new Congress is born with the burden of history sitting fairly across its shoulders, it has much of the DNA of the preceding Congress, and it operates in much the
Working For Freedom By James D. Standish The name Eric Liddell may have faded into obscurity, but at the 1924 Paris Olympic Games, Eric's name was...
It is true that there is scarcely an Islamic nation on the face of the earth that provides true religious freedom: the more Islamic a country is, in...
IN THAT MOMENT OUR WORLD HAS CHANGED Institutions we once looked to for security now appear fragile. It is harder to be blas
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Dr. Andrew Gotts is a neurologist who practices in Washington State. Among his patients are some who have ALS (a.k.a. Lou Gehrig's disease). During his...
There are a number of methods to test if an organization is a religion, and the method used may decide the answer to the inquiry. Four possible methods are...