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Some Scams Never Die, Never Fade Away

The Commonwealth has no shortage of veterans and military as residents and citizens. Accordingly, the state also has no shortage of individuals who perpetrate schemes to make money from armed services individuals. In October 2017, an Alexandria attorney was sentenced… Read More ›

American Genius at Work: Charities

One of the most notable and attractive hallmarks of American society is the extent and breadth of its charitable energies and organizations representing, at once, testimony to the spirit of the nation and its willingness to share its resources to… Read More ›

Are Ya Listening, Richmond?

It’s an often cited conservative response that our nation is not a democracy but a republic, defined as the supreme power held by the people and their elected representatives. Yet, for several decades now, people have been displaying a growing… Read More ›

Censoring Inconvenient Truths–in Virginia

  It used to be that high school officials could censor student journalists’ media content with impunity but in recent years, after court challenges that upheld the student newspapers’ right to publish, such cases have dramatically declined. Now, however, a… Read More ›