Pamela Geller is the founder, editor, and publisher of AtlasShrugs.com. She is the executive director of Stop Islamization of America (SIOA), as well as the Freedom Defense Initiative (FDI), and is a regular columnist for the American Thinker, Human Events, and other publications. She is the author of The Post-American Presidency: The Obama Administration’s War on America.
The highest-ranking Soviet bloc intelligence official ever to defect to the West, Lt. Gen. Ion Mihai Pacepa is at it again. A quarter century ago, in his international bestseller Red Horizons, Pacepa exposed the massive crimes and corruption of his former boss, Romanian President Nicolae Ceausescu, giving the dictator a nervous breakdown and inspiring him to send assassination squads to the U.S. to find his former spy chief and kill him. They failed.
Professor Ronald J. Rychlak is Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association Professor of Law at the University of Mississippi, School of Law, where he has been on the faculty since 1987. He is a graduate of Wabash College (BA, 1980, cum laude) and Vanderbilt University (JD, 1983, Order of the Coif). Prior to joining the faculty, Ron practiced law with Jenner & Block in Chicago, and he served as a clerk to Hon. Harry W. Wellford of the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Professor Rychlak is a member of the committee appointed by the Mississippi Supreme Court to revise that state’s criminal …more
A former teacher-turned-social critic, Suzanne Venker is an author and speaker on politics, marriage, parenting, and the culture. She is a frequent guest on HuffPo Live and an occasional contributor to National Review Online. Suzanne has also authored the books, The FLIPSIDE of FEMINISM, and 7 Myths of Working Mothers. A frequent commentator on cultural issues, Suzanne has appeared on ABC, CNN, FOX, and C-Span — as well as hundreds of radio shows throughout the country, including the Laura Ingraham Show. Her articles and blog posts have appeared in the New York Post, St. Louis Post-DispatchParents.com Human Events, WND, and …more
Larry Elder, a “firebrand libertarian” according to “Daily Variety,” has been the subject of profiles by both CBS’ “60 Minutes” and ABC’s “20/20.” His previous best-selling books – “The 10 Things You Can’t Say in America,” “Showdown: Confronting Bias, Lies and the Special Interests That Divide America” and “What’s Race Got to Do with It? Why It’s Time to Stop the Stupidest Argument in America” – all have met with critical acclaim.
MAJOR GENERAL (RET) PAT BRADY served over 34 years in the Army in duty stations across the world: In Berlin during the building of the Wall; as commander of the DMZ in Korea, in the Dominican Republic; in the Pentagon as chief spokesman for the Army and for 2 years in Viet Nam. In two tours in Viet Nam he rescued over 5000 wounded and flew over 2500 combat missions. He is identified in the Encyclopedia of the Viet Nam War as the top helicopter pilot in that war and is one of two Viet Nam soldiers to earn both …more
On May 19, 1967, while on his 81st combat mission over North Vietnam, Eugene “Red” McDaniel’s A6A Intruder aircraft was shot down. Classiﬁed as “missing in action” until 1970, when the Hanoi government acknowledged he was being held prisoner, McDaniel was released on March 4, 1973—six years after his capture.
Highly decorated for his service in Vietnam, Red McDaniel was awarded the Navy’s highest honor for bravery, the Navy Cross. Among his other military decorations are two Silver Stars, the Legion of Merit with Combat “V,” the Distinguished Flying Cross, three Bronze Stars with Combat “V,” and two Purple Hearts for wounds …more
On June 23, 1956, Dorothy Howard became the wife of Eugene “Red” McDaniel, a U.S. naval ofﬁcer who would eventually spend six years as a POW during the Vietnam War. A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Dorothy taught English in the Virginia Beach public schools. During Red’s last tour of military service, serving as Director of Navy/Marine Corps Liaison to the U.S. House of Representatives, Dorothy served as Press Secretary to Congressman Charlie Dougherty (R-Pa.).
After Red was shot down over North Vietnam, Dorothy became active with other POW/MIA wives and parents in an effort to focus …more
Ted Baehr is an American media critic and Chairman of the Christian Film and Television Commission, a division of Good News Communications, Inc. He is publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Movieguide, a website and biweekly journal that evaluates motion pictures and other entertainment products from a conservative Christian perspective on suitability for family consumption. He also hosts nationally and internationally syndicated Movieguide radio and television programs. The organization’s mission is “to redeem the values of the mass media of entertainment, according to biblical principles, by influencing industry executives and artists and by informing and educating the public about the influence of the entertainment media …more
Barry Farber couldn’t have had a better head start into journalism. He joined the Norwegian Merchant Marine, represented America at international conferences in Yugoslavia and Brazil, and was an interpreter for units of the Chinese Nationalist Navy and the editor of a daily newspaper — all before graduating Phi Beta Kappa from the University of North Carolina in 1952.
Since then, Barry has helped Hungarians across the border after their Freedom Fight and sped to Cuba after the fall of Batista, beating Fidel Castro to Havana by five days! Barry reported on the repression of Soviet Jews from the Moscow synagogue …more
Dr. Karl Payne received his Masters of Divinity and Doctorate of Ministry from Western Seminary, Portland. For over 25 years, Payne has trained people through his discipleship and apologetics materials. He serves as the Pastor of Leadership Development at Antioch Bible Church, is the Founder of the Transferrable Cross Training Foundation, and serves as the chaplain for the Seattle Seahawks.
Jim Inhofe is a life-long conservative who has consistently fought for the values of greater freedoms, a strong national defense, a smaller federal government, and less government intrusion into the lives of the American people. Through his years of public service as a Member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives, Minority Leader of the Oklahoma Senate, Mayor of Tulsa, Congressman from Oklahoma’s First Congressional District, and now in his present role as Oklahoma’s senior U.S. Senator, Jim has honorably served Oklahoma and the nation.
First elected to the U.S. Senate in 1994, Jim has served on the U.S. Senate Committees on …more
Dr. James Garrow is the founder and executive director of the Bethune Institute’s private English-immersion schools for Chinese children. Today he runs 168 schools with nearly 6,300 employees. Garrow has spent over $25 million over the past sixteen years rescuing an estimated 40,000 baby Chinese girls from near-certain death under China’s one-child-per-couple policy by facilitating international adoptions.
Aaron Klein is an American journalist, author and radio host. He serves as senior investigative reporter and Jerusalem bureau chief for online news giant WorldNetDaily.com and is a columnist for the Jewish Press. Known for his regular appearances on top U.S. radio talk shows and television news broadcasts, especially Fox News, Klein is the author of Schmoozing with Terrorists, The Late Great State of Israel, and New York Times best-seller, The Manchurian President.
On July 18, 1965, during the height of the Vietnam War, Jeremiah Denton, a naval aviator, was shot down during an attack on enemy installations near Thanh Hoa. He spent the next seven and a half years in North Vietnamese prisoner of war camps, becoming the first American military captive to suffer four years in solitary confinement. Promoted to the rank of captain while imprisoned, Denton’s name first came to the attention of the American public in 1966 during a television interview arranged by the North Vietnamese in Hanoi.
Throughout the interview, while responding to questions and feigning sensitivity to harsh …more
Brenda J. Elliott, an author and historian, is the formerly anonymous blogger known as “B Merry” and “Procrustes” who created and maintains both RezkoWatch (RW) and TheRealBarackObama(RBO).Prior to launching RW in January 2008, Elliott contributed to SourceWatch (SW) as the citizen journalist known as Artificial Intelligence. Beginning March 13, 2003, she created and contributed to hundreds of SW articles. Elliott is the co-author of The Manchurian President with Aaron Klein.
Brian Sussman is a San Francisco Bay Area media icon. For over twenty years he served as the region’s most celebrated television science reporter and meteorologist, having received honors from the Associated Press, the Radio and TV News Director’s Association, the National Education Association, and the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Sussman is also well known for founding Brian’s Kids, an adoption advocacy organization which utilized the TV airwaves of the Bay Area to introduce the public to foster children awaiting adoption. During the course of twelve years, Brian’s Kids assisted in the placement of over 400 children …more
Bruce Herschensohn is an American political commentator and senior fellow at the Pepperdine School of Public Policy. He served as a consultant to the Republican National Convention in 1972 and joined the Nixon administration that year. He left following Nixon’s resignation, but served on the Ronald Reagan Presidential Transition Team and as an official in the Reagan administration. Previously, Herschensohn has been a Distinguished Fellow at the Claremont Institute and a fellow at the Institute of Politics at Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He has taught politics at the University of Maryland, Whittier College, …more
Charl Van Wyk is a full-time missionary and Assistant-Director of Frontline Fellowship, the Director of their Africa Christian Action ministry, and the presenter of the weekly radio program “Salt and Light.” He is the author of Shooting Back and national coordinator for Gun Owners of South Africa.
Chuck Morse is a veteran radio talk show host who currently co-hosts the nationally syndicated radio program “The Fairness Doctrine” with Patrick O’Heffernan. Morse is formerly the CEO of City Metro Enterprises, a national advertising/media distribution enterprise and is the author of several books, including The Nazi Connection to Islamic Terrorism. His writing has appeared in publications such as the Boston Globe, the Washington Times, the Newton Tab, WorldNetDaily.com, Newsmax Magazine, and Frontpage Magazine. Morse was a candidate for U.S. Congress in 2004 and 2006 and campaigned against Rep. Barney Frank. He currently lives in Boston with his wife and …more
Dan L. White is an author and an expert on Christian stewardship. He is also the founder of Homeschool Helpers, an organization dedicated to teaching these biblical principles to homeschooled students. White and his wife, Margie, publish a weekly column, “Homeschool News & Views,” which discusses homeschool education and its positive impact on America. In The Jubilee Principle: God’s Plan for Economic Freedom, White describes the connection between the Bible and the marketplace. White, an expert on Christian stewardship and founder of the Homeschool Helpers ministry, delves into Old Testament history …more
David Gaubatz, a veteran federal investigator and counter-terrorism specialist served for more than a decade as a special agent in the U.S. Air Force’s elite Office of Special Investigations, where he held the U.S. government’s highest security clearances – including Top Secret/SCI (Sensitive Compartmented Information) – and was briefed into many so-called black projects.
DAVE STERRETT is a conference speaker and writer for a movement called I am Second. Along with ministering in churches, high schools, and college campuses, Dave serves as an adjunct professor of New Testament, Philosophy and Apologetics at Liberty University. In addition to the three book series, Coffee House Chronicles, Dave is the author of Why Trust Jesus? and co-author of the book, “O” God, A Dialogue on Truth and Oprah’s Spirituality with Josh McDowell. Dave is a graduate of Oak Hill Academy, Liberty University (B.S. Religion), Southern Evangelical Seminary (M.A. Apologetics), and the University of Dallas (M.A. in Philosophy).
David Kupelian is an award-winning journalist, best-selling author, and managing editor of online news giant WorldNetDaily.com. He is also a widely read online columnist and the driving force behind the critically acclaimed monthly news magazine, Whistleblower. Kupelian is the author of The Marketing of Evil: How Radicals, Elitists, and Pseudo-Experts Sell Us Corruption Disguised as Freedom, one of the nation’s most talked about, controversial, and hot-selling books on current events and the culture war, as well as its sequel, How Evil Works.
A dynamic speaker, Kupelian is a frequent television guest, having been featured on Fox News’ “Hannity & Colmes,” “Dayside” …more
Eric M. Jackson, a Los Angeles-based entrepreneur, advises startups and nonprofits on their product and business strategies. He previously oversaw marketing for the online payment service PayPal, where he helped catapult the dot-com from losing $10 million per month to profitability and an initial public offering. Jackson served as PayPal’s Senior Director of U.S. marketing, as well as the interim Vice President of Marketing following its 2002 acquisition by eBay.
Jackson serves on the boards of directors and advisory boards for several companies and early-stage ventures. His book, The PayPal Wars: Battles with eBay, the Media, the Mafia, and the Rest …more
Eric Kampmann is known as an entrepreneur and business leader in the field of publishing. He heads up several companies and through them works with hundreds of publishers and authors. He believes that all successful businesses need to adhere to certain firm principles (signposts) including trust, financial prudence, and service.
From his first job, Kampmann understood that integrity was linked to long term success, but somewhere along the way, he lost his bearings and ended up in bankruptcy and financial ruin. It was during this period that he began to rebuild his life and his company on principles that he rediscovered …more
Erik Rush was the first to break the story of President (then Senator) Barack Obama’s ties to militant Chicago preacher Rev. Jeremiah Wright on a national level in February 2007. He writes columns for WorldNetDaily, has appeared on Fox News, CNN and copious radio shows. Rush is the author of a number of books including: The Angels Fell, It’s the Devil, Stupid! Our Real Enemyand Why We Don’t Talk About Him and Annexing Mexico: Solving the Border Problem Through Annexation and Assimilation—the 2007 New York Book Festival winner in the “Best Nonfiction” category, and, most recently, Negrophilia.
Floyd Brown is a political innovator, writer, and speaker. Time magazine wrote: “Brown has a stature among devoted conservatives that almost matches his physical heft (6 ft. 6 in. and 240 lbs.)”. Floyd is president of The Western Center for Journalism which sponsors investigative journalism and trains “Citizen Journalists” to use internet tools and online video to create compelling news content. He writes a weekly syndicated column about politics, culture and the economy with his wife, Mary Beth Brown. He is also is editor of the website www.exposeobama.com, and writes a blog at www.ImpeachObamaCampaign.com. An economist by training, hFloyd …more
Holly Fretwell is a Research Fellow at PERC and an adjunct instructor at Montana State University where she has taught introductory economics, macroeconomics, natural resources, and environmental economics. She works with the Foundation for Teaching Economics, giving workshops for high school teachers to improve their skills in teaching and using economic tools. Fretwell has co-authored curriculum for high school teachers on economic principles and climate change issues. She is author of the book Who is Minding the Federal Estate: Political Management of America’s Public Lands and The Sky’s Not Falling: Why It’s OK to Chill About Global Warming. Fretwell holds …more
The professor of New Testament Language and Literature at Western Seminary, Portland, Oregon, for 34 years, James B. De Young’s extensive education includes diplomas and advanced degrees from Moody Bible Institute, East Texas Baptist University, Talbot Theological Seminary, and Dallas Theological Seminary. He’s also ministered in Mexico, throughout Europe, and in Afghanistan. De Young has chaired the Hermeneutics section within the Evangelical Theological Society since 1994 and has served as chairman of the SaltShakers, a proactive community organization working to extend Christian values throughout Portland. De Young is the author of Burning Down “The Shack.”
Jamie Glazov holds a Ph.D. in history with specialties in U.S., Russian, and Canadian foreign policy, and he is currently the editor of Frontpage Magazine. United in Hate analyzes the Left’s contemporary romance with militant Islam as a continuation of the Left’s love affair with communist totalitarianism in the 20th Century.
Just as the Left was drawn to the communist killing machines of Lenin, Stalin, Mao, Pol Pot, and Castro, so too it is now attracted to radical Islam.
Both the radical Left and radical Islam possess a profound hatred for Western …more
Jim Gilchrist founded the multi-ethnic Minuteman Project on Oct. 1, 2004, after years of frustrated efforts trying to get a neglectful U.S. government to simply enforce existing immigration laws.He holds a B.A. in newspaper journalism, a B.S. in business administration, and an M.B.A. in taxation. He is a former newspaper reporter and a retired California CPA (Certified Public Accountant). Jim is a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and recipient of the Purple Heart award for wounds sustained while serving with an infantry unit in Vietnam, 1968 – 1969. He is a passionate defender of the First Amendment of the …more
Jerome R. Corsi, a Harvard Ph.D., has authored many books, including No. 1 N.Y. Times bestsellers The Obama Nation and Unfit for Command. Along with serving as WND’s senior staff reporter, Corsi is a senior managing director at Gilford Securities. His newest book, Where’s the Birth Certificate?, will be in stores May 2011.
Joel Richardson is a human rights activist, lecturer, and artist. Ivolved in evangelism and ministry to Muslims since 1994, he is the co-author, along with Walid Shoebat, of God’s War on Terror: Islam, Prophecy and the Bible, and co-editor of Why We Left Islam: Former Muslims Speak Out. In his most recent book, The Islamic Antichrist, Joel Richardson breaks new ground with this devastating account of the possible connection between the Biblical Antichrist and the Islamic Mahdi.
Since 1960, JOSH MCDOWELL has authored or co‐authored 118 books, including More Than a Carpenter, which has sold 15 million copies in 85 languages, and New Evidence That Demands a Verdict, named one of the twentieth century’s top 40 books and one of the thirteen most influential books of the last fifty years on Christian thought by World Magazine. McDowell completed his college degree at Wheaton College and then attended Talbot Theological Seminary, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Master of Divinity degree. Not long after, he started the Josh McDowell Ministry to reach young people worldwide …more
Judith Reisman, Ph.D., is sought worldwide to speak, lecture, testify, and counsel individuals, organizations, professionals, and governments in Media Forensics, the scientific analysis of images, pictures, cartoons, illustrations, pornography, and text in sexual harassment of women and children in the workplace, schools, and homes. Reisman is a consultant, the scientific adviser for the California Protective Parents Association, and former president of The Institute for Media Education. She has been a consultant to four U.S. Department of Justice administrations, the U.S. Department of Education, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Her scholarly findings have had international legislative and …more
Kasey S. Pipes is a biographer and historian. His first book, Ike’s Final Battle: The Road to Little Rock and the Challenge of Equality, was released in February 2007 and became an Amazon.com national bestseller. The Wall Street Journal praised the book as a “highly readable and credible account of Eisenhower’s struggle with race and civil rights” and George F. Will called it a “mind-opening book.” Kasey’s political writings have appeared in Politico, Realclearpolitics.com, Townhall Magazine, and World Magazine. He is now a special contributor to The Dallas Morning News, and he also has appeared on C-SPAN, Bloomberg Television and …more
Katharine is a political commentator, freelance writer and the author of the popular Help! Mom! children’s book series. Katharine is an out-spoken critic of the liberal agenda pushed in schools, the destructive effects of Hollywood on American culture, the attack on the American family and religion and the double-standard placed on conservatives. She is frequently asked to comment on current political issues such as security, elections and celebrity culture. Her comments have earned her harsh criticism from the left and accolades from the right. She currently resides with her husband and three children …more
Hailing from a long line of skilled communicators, Kathleen Kinsolving was inspired to chronicle the vivid and varied life and work of her father—one of the longest serving members of the Washington Press Corps—after helping write a film about the notorious death cult his reporting exposed.
Like the children of many giant-sized personalities, Kathleen forged her own colorful career path. She was born in Pasco, Washington, the same town where Rev. Les Kinsolving’s church was burned down a few years after his fiery sermon, “The Damnable Doctrine of Damnation,” sparked enough controversy to catch the attention of Time Magazine.
Kay Granger is the Congresswoman for the 12th District of Texas. She is the only Republican woman from Texas to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives. Long active in local, state, and national government as well as civic affairs, Congresswoman Granger is recognized for her energetic and sensible leadership. Before coming to Congress, Granger served three terms as the Mayor of Fort Worth, leading her city to win the coveted All America City Award and cutting crime by 49 percent in four years. Granger owned and operated a successful insurance agency for over 20 years and is also a …more
Lee Troxler touts an illustrious writing career, penning not just number of books and movie scripts but also speeches for President Reagan. Earning a bachelor’s degree in political science from UCLA, he also produced a daily radio show heard on 1,700 stations. A veteran of more than 100 political and business campaigns, he currently presides over a direct marketing company. Lee is the co-author of Killing Wealth, Freeing Wealth.
Paul Sperry, a media fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, is former Washington bureau chief for Investor’s Business Daily, and author of Infiltration: How Muslim Spies and Subversives Have Penetrated Washington, an Amazon Top 100 seller. Infiltration is used by top law enforcement departments in the country, as well as the U.S. military. Sperry has broken a number of national stories on the war on terror and other major issues and has been cited and credited by the Washington Post, USA Today, UPI and the Associated Press, among others. In addition, his columns have appeared in the New York Times, …more
Ray Comfort is the best-selling author of more than 60 books. He is also the co-host of an award-winning television program (with actor Kirk Cameron) which is seen in 70 countries. He has spoken on the subject of atheism at Yale and other prestigious universities, debated on ABC’s Nightline, and written numerous publications including: God Doesn’t Believe in Atheists, The Atheist Test(booklet–over one million copies sold), You can Lead an Atheist to Evidence But You can’t Make Him Think, and, Evolution: A Fair Tale For Grownups(Bridge Logos). Comfort’s newest book, Hitler, God, and the Bible will be available in stores …more
Rod D. Martin is founder and chairman of TheVanguard.org, America’s conservative movement online. A writer, speaker, and technology entrepreneur, he is a noted futurist and advocate for liberty who serves as chairman of the Arlington Group’s National Security Team, on the Board of Governors of the Council for National Policy, and as president of the National Federation of Republican Assemblies (NFRA), “the Republican Wing of the Republican Party”. He is the co-author of Thank You, President Bush.
In 1984, Chief Justice Roy Moore undertook private practice of law in Gadsden. He became a judge of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit of Alabama in 1992, and served until his election as chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court in 2000. In 2003, Chief Justice Moore was removed from his position for standing up for the inalienable right to acknowledge God. He now justice lectures throughout the United States, teaching about America’s history and right to acknowledge God. He is also chairman of the Foundation for Moral Law in Montgomery, Alabama. Moore …more
Tony Robles is a U.S. Navy submarine veteran and retired federal agent. Although he has always enjoyed writing, he never dreamed he would publish a children’s story. Tony created Joey Gonzalez, Great American to help parents inoculate their kids against the prejudiced mindset that classifies people as helpless, needy, or inferior simply because of their ancestry or their skin color. Joey Gonzalez was illustrated by Jimmy Pryor.
Influential and irreverent, Vox Day is an author, twice-syndicated newspaper columnist, and online commentator known for his libertarian views, free market economics, and Christian faith. His book, The Irrational Atheist: Dissecting the Unholy Trinity of Dawkins, Harris, and Hitchens, was recommended by National Review Online and he is a regular contributor to the Smart Pop series of cultural anthologies published by Benbella Books.