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Britain's historic vote on June 23 to leave the European Union – the Brexit – is a milestone in the recovery of Britain's sovereignty and — Read more
For former U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds' commander and demonstration leader JV Venable, inspiring teamwork was literally a matter of life and death. On maneuvers — Read more
When Congress returns to Washington after Labor Day, they will have only four weeks to finish the major defense bills and send them to the — Read more
A Presentation of the Findings of the 2017 Global Agenda for Economic FreedomThe Heritage Foundation’s annual Index of Economic Freedom grades nearly every country in — Read more
This November Americans will participate in the selection of their political representatives. In theory unionized employees also have the right to select their workplace — Read more
On June 23, 2016, voters in the United Kingdom gave the biggest mandate in British electoral history to support Leaving the European Union. As the — Read more
~ The Annual B.C. Lee Lecture on U.S. Policy in the Asia-Pacific ~The Heritage Foundation is honored to host Senator John McCain (R-AZ) for our — Read more
Former Chief Justice William Rehnquist once wrote that the Supreme Court treats “property” as “a poor relation,” deserving of far less protection than “life” or — Read more
Amber Smith flew into enemy fire in some of the most dangerous combat zones in the world. One of only a few women to — Read more
The Supreme Court’s 2015 term was marked by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia and cases involving several hot button issues – abortion, capital punishment, — Read more
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