Editorials

ELASS: BLADE, “FAMILIARS,” AND ISLAM.

ELASS: BLADE, “FAMILIARS,” AND ISLAM.

The sci-fi Blade movie trilogy, starring Wesley Snipes, depicts a world inhabited by four types of creatures: vampires, vampire hunters, ordinary humans (cattle), and familiars. Vampires of course need human blood to survive and so they view the human race as their food supply, treating them principally as livestock. Vampire […]

 
 

GREEN, HARDAWAY: TENNESSEE MUST FIGHT TO KEEP MUNICIPAL BROADBAND LAW IN PLACE

GREEN, HARDAWAY: TENNESSEE MUST FIGHT TO KEEP MUNICIPAL BROADBAND LAW IN PLACE

With Tennessee’s 2016 legislative session kicking off, lawmakers must resist the urge to retreat into their ideological camps and instead focus on what is best for our communities. Our legislature did that in 1999 when it passed a law concerning government-owned broadband networks (GONs). Today that bipartisan law is under […]

 
 

TILLIE ELVRUM: TIME TO STOP HOLDING SCHOOLS HOSTAGE TO TVAAS.

TILLIE ELVRUM: TIME TO STOP HOLDING SCHOOLS HOSTAGE TO TVAAS.

Last March, PublicSchoolOptions.org came to Tennessee and joined more than 1,300 families in their fight to protect the Tennessee Virtual Academy (TNVA) from an unfair closure by bureaucrats in the state Department of Education. The school had been targeted due to its test scores from the state’s controversial and confusing […]

 
 

MATEEN ELASS: THERE ARE PROFOUND DIFFERENCES IN GOD AND ALLAH.

MATEEN ELASS: THERE ARE PROFOUND DIFFERENCES IN GOD AND ALLAH.

How do we know? Because the Bible and the Koran tell us so! CLICK HERE.

 
 

OGLES: AN ALTERNATIVE TO HIGHER GAS PRICES.

OGLES: AN ALTERNATIVE TO HIGHER GAS PRICES.

Falling gas prices have been a lifeline for millions of low- and middle-income families who are still struggling in this lackluster economy. The average gallon of gas costs over a dollar less than it did a year ago, giving hard-working Americans the equivalent of a $700 tax cut per family.  Now federal […]

 
 

JOE CARR: TIME TO END THE PRO-ISLAM AGENDA IN TENNESSEE SCHOOLS.

JOE CARR: TIME TO END THE PRO-ISLAM AGENDA IN TENNESSEE SCHOOLS.

In the past month Tennessee parents of middle school children have become aware of a pro-Islam agenda that we have allowed to seep into our state curriculum, standards and textbooks, used in the classroom. In Maury County students were expected to recite the first of the Five Pillars of Islam, […]

 
 

PLAYING THE TRUMP CARD.

PLAYING THE TRUMP CARD.

As friends across the country, and in fact across the world, call these days the first question they ask is “what do you think is fueling the Trump feeding frenzy in the political arena?” It is complicated, as is the political process itself, and history tells us that those who […]

 
 

HUMPHREY: HASLAM INCONSISTENT ON NEED FOR MORE TAX DOLLARS

HUMPHREY: HASLAM INCONSISTENT ON NEED FOR MORE TAX DOLLARS

  Humphrey calls out the Governor for not staying on message. Or maybe it is just not being honest with the taxpayers. CLICK HERE. Haslam is already traveling the state promoting his tax increase. CLICK HERE. The Governor is not being honest, we are NOT getting 33% more miles per gallon than […]

 
 

LOCK AND LOAD.

LOCK AND LOAD.
 
 

MEDIA ALREADY CROWING QUEEN HILLARY.

MEDIA ALREADY CROWING QUEEN HILLARY.