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This Is How It Feels To Have An Alcoholic Relapse

Alcoholics came home and beat up their wives and kids in a blind rage, they went on week-long benders, and that wasn’t me.

Women Prefer Physically Fit Men With Good Jobs And No Criminal Record

When selecting a mate, Christian men have no right to consider how women have treated their bodies or bank accounts. If they have repented, all of that is erased. Same back at the women.

Potential Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Has A Troubling Record On Religious Liberty

If Kavanaugh’s views were adopted by other courts, then other frivolous claims attacking religion in the public square would have a better chance of being heard in federal courts.

Thank Goodness My Kids’ School Lets Trained Faculty Carry A Gun

The armed staff member at my children’s school is not waiting for a moment of crisis in which he will discover whether he is a hero. He has thought this through, inside and out.

No Matter How Anyone Tries To Glam It Up Or Brush It Off, Divorce Is Never ‘Over Easy’

For children and nearly all couples, there is no such thing as an easy divorce. And when we tell them divorce is not that big of a deal, we invalidate their pain.

How My Parents’ Divorce Ruined Our Holidays And Family Life Forever

In the decades since my parents’ divorce and through the years of my marriage, I have learned no-fault divorce is one of the biggest lies of our culture.

I Lived On The Minimum Wage And Don’t Want Republicans To Raise It

I want higher wages for everyone, but raising the minimum wage will not do that.

8 Top ‘Shattered’ Revelations About Hillary’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good Campaign

The stark element of the smash hit ‘Shattered’ is that the authors could only scare up a few measly breadcrumbs of anything the Hillary campaign did right.

Trans Conference Celebrates Getting People Fired For Not Calling Men Women

If this is the workplace of the future, I would rather be prepared ahead of time than surprised later. But it’s going to be quite the journey.

Yes, Violent Crime Has Spiked In Sweden Since Open Immigration

United Nations data says Sweden had the second-highest rate of rape in the world in 2010. Subsequent data shows the 2010 number was only slightly higher than the 2015 number.

Liberals Should Stop Ranting And Seek Out Silent Trump Voters Like Me

I am an urban, millennial woman, and I voted for Trump. Now, I’m afraid to explain my reasoning to an angry, vitriolic left that will not listen to me.

I Watched Donald Trump Blow A Hole Through The European Elite’s Minds

Looking out on a valley in the Schwarzwald surrounded by posh European men with pants tight enough to ensure they could never procreate, my mind embraced Donald Trump.

My Mother Aborted My Siblings, And That Hurts Me Deeply

I thought I was an only child because of my mother’s chronic illness. But then I found what really happened.