Under attack for her new book, "The Silencing: How the Left is Killing Free Speech," Kirsten Powers, the USA Today columnist and Fox News contributor, may be the most recent canary in the coal mine warning America of a toxic influence on civility.
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Virginia Thomas, 54, is a special correspondent for the Daily Caller producing videos of emerging leaders and educators in the public square. Her ear is to the ground outside the Washington Beltway as a social entrepreneur. Previously, she was the founder of LibertyCentral.org (nonprofit for citizen activists), and has worked at The Heritage Foundation, Hillsdale College's Washington office, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the senior levels of the legislative and executive branches of government. She has maintained her midwestern authenticity after 30 years in Washington, D.C. and enjoys motor homing and the Nebraska Cornhuskers with her husband, Justice Clarence Thomas. Her degrees are: Business Communication & Political Science from Creighton University, and J.D. from Creighton Law School (Omaha, NE).
This English writer, prison doctor and psychiatrist has traveled the world, talked with the ordinary people elites avoid and warns America to stop its intellectual dishonesty to restore a healthy society.
Stanley Kurtz, a senior fellow with the Ethics and Public Policy Center, sees America being fundamentally transformed by a host of pernicious Obama policies, including education initiatives which are nationalizing school curriculum without a single vote.
With degrees in electrical engineering, computer science and math, and multiple black belts in martial arts, this Texas-raised conservative wants to end identity politics for good in America. He thinks conservatives need new people, like him, selling conservative ideas.
As President Obama and Democrats in Congress continue acting like they didn’t lose last November, Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan worries, “We are not using the powers of the legislative branch, as we should.”
Elizabeth Holmes, 31, is the founder, chairman and CEO of Theranos, a health care tech company employing over 700 people in Palo Alto. Under her leadership, Theranos is “making lab testing more accessible so that early detection and prevention become realities in our health care system.”
With millennial support for President Obama dropping from 58 percent in 2009 to 34 percent last December, Benjamin Weingarten, 26, demonstrates confidence as a foe of secular progressives.
A savvy conservative leader -- uniquely experienced in public service and effective political work -- says President Obama is destroying the country, its institutions and the presidency itself.
A visitor to America might think Democrats won last fall’s election and that Republicans lost. Why? Because, when observers connect the dots, Republicans are on defense, ceding legislative powers to an aggressive executive branch in an unprecedented manner.
According to Larry Pratt, the Executive Director of Gun Owners of America, Second Amendment supporters are telling him the “Republican Party is an enormous disappointment.”
Midge Decter is an author and intellectual who is haunted by a sense that she, and others in her generation, are responsible for America's decline stemming from the children of the 60s.
Libertarian New Zealander, author and founder of the popular website, KeyWiki.org, Trevor Loudon is spending a lot of time lately telling Americans that “amnesty is the trump card" for President Obama to permanently transform America.
Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke is challenging the radicalized Democrat Party to tolerate, rather than to destroy, dissenting local leaders.
From his time briefing generals in the Pentagon, Stephen Coughlin -- a leading expert on national security and author of the soon-to-be-published book, "Catastrophic Failure: Blindfolding America in the Face of Jihad" -- has always feared for our nation’s safety and thinks it's time for the government to stop lying.
Democrat strategist James Carville once called Ted Cruz the “most talented and fearless candidate he has seen in 30 years.”
Famed Democrat strategist Pat Caddell is one of the most unvarnished, independent critics of Washington elites. Living in Charleston, S.C., he commutes to New York for his Fox News show, "Political Insiders," following successful careers in Washington and Hollywood.
Resisting the calls that jammed his offices from citizens who opposed returning John Boehner to his leadership post, freshman Colorado Rep. Ken Buck chose not to challenge Speaker Boehner’s position on opening day. Besides getting placed on the House Judiciary Committee and the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, the Republican congressman learned last week he was named Vice Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Interior at Government Oversight.
George Orwell said that “in a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” Republican congressman Brian Babin is new to Congress, and this dentist from Woodvine, Texas radiates a love for country while worrying for his grandchildren when he sees the sorry state of our federal government.
Kansas Rep. Tim Huelskamp is one of the most energetic and principled of the 63 Republican freshman elected in 2010, a class that gave the GOP the majority in the House. In this exclusive video interview, Huelskamp offers encouragement to citizens who are feeling America is on the wrong track with weak congressional leadership.