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Terence P. Jeffrey is editor-in-chief of the conservative US Internet news service, a position he assumed in September 2007. He became Editor of Human Events, a national conservative weekly in the United States, in 1996.

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Attorney General Bill Barr (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) Many Americans know Notre Dame as the place where Knute Rockne once coached the football team and George Gipp — played by Ronald Reagan in the movie — was his legendary halfback. It should now also be noted as the place where Attorney General William P. Barr delivered one of the most important speeches any Cabinet official has given in recent times. Imagine your team is backed up on

The Colosseum ( photo) The always-amiable Father Andrew Gilligan, who for many years taught Latin at St. Ignatius High School in San Francisco, wanted his students to remember some of the great passages from Virgil's "The Aeneid" long after they had forgotten the arcane rules of Latin grammar. So, he gave us some to memorize. One was: "Forsan et haec olim meminisse juvabit." His colloquial translation of this was: "Someday you may look back on even these things and

2020 Democrat presidential hopeful Senator Elizabeth Warren speaks during a town hall at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California on August 21, 2019. (Photo by Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images) Sen. Elizabeth Warren has a plan to convert Social Security into a program that unambiguously redistributes wealth. Former President Franklin Roosevelt, founding father of the program, would be proud. In a position statement posted on her campaign website, Warren is promising to give all Social Security recipients a

A grocery shopper in Los Angeles on July 24, 2019. (Photo by Mark RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images) Americans on average spent more on taxes in 2018 than they did on the basic necessities of food, clothing and health care combined, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics Consumer Expenditure Survey. The survey's recently published Table R-1 for 2018 lists the average "detailed expenditures" of what the BLS calls "consumer units." "Consumer units," says BLS, "include families, single persons living alone