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One of the primary purposes of the Eagle Forum Education & Legal Defense Fund is to equip conservatives with persuasive arguments and up-to-date information on the issues they are most passionate about. In addition, we seek to make the life and legacy of our founder Phyllis Schlafly available to everyone by featuring an online archive of her work in a user-friendly database. Of course, cataloguing the works of Phyllis Schlafly is no easy task, so please bear with us as we are constantly adding new material to our collections.

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Taking a ‘Moral Inventory’ On Criminal Justice
06-23-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

In her March 1976 Report, Phyllis Schlafly called on Americans to do a “moral inventory” of the criminal justice system. She pointed to a staggering rise in drug crimes, home-grown terr... Read More


Radio Live: Court Watch, SCOTUS, Immigration, Property Rights, GA Elections
06-22-2017
By: Ed Martin and Cherilyn Eagar

Host Cherilyn Eagar talks with Andy Schlafly for our weekly Court Watch segment.  We talk Supreme Court, Immigration issues, recent decisions, and travel ban update!  Jim Edwards joins us... Read More


Choosing Between "Fear or Freedom"
06-22-2017
By: Jordan Henry

You may recall that last week’s article dealt with how President Ronald Reagan skillfully overcame media bias by making direct televised appeals to the American people. No other appeal could ... Read More


How to Pay for the Wall
06-22-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

When President Trump signed a stopgap spending bill, funding the government for the next five months, the media trumpeted the news that the bill doesn’t include money to begin building a wall... Read More


Radio Live: Surprise in Georgia, Trump Better At 150 Days, Heartbeat Bill
06-21-2017
By: Ed Martin and Cherilyn Eagar

Host Ed Martin discusses some of the latest headlines!  Fake news fails again - Big conservative win in Georgia.  Who are the good guys and bad guys in Syria?  John Schlafly joins us... Read More


 

Abortion

Radio Live: Inside The Beltway, GOP Baseball Shooting, Reagan the Great Communicator
06-16-2017
By: Ed Martin and Cherilyn Eagar

Hosts Ed Martin and Cherilyn Eagar talk today with DC Director Rebekah Gantner for her weekly Inside The Beltway report - covering the latest on the GOP Baseball Shooting, legislative affairs, and ... Read More


Hyde Amendment Showdown on Obamacare
06-14-2017
By: John and Andy Schlafly

The Hyde Amendment has long been the single most important pro-life legislation at the federal level, originally enacted in 1976 and upheld on a 5-4 vote by the U.S. Supreme Court in 1980.  Th... Read More


Feminists' "Three Tactics" Still Used Today
05-18-2017
By: Jordan Henry

By February 1978, proponents of the Equal Rights Amendment were becoming desperate. They had successfully ramrodded thirty state ratifications in the first year of the seven-year period given befor... Read More


America First

Trump’s ‘Buy American, Hire American’
06-13-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Although a pithy slogan, it’s simply not enough to “buy American.” It is also important to “hire American,” which means curtailing corporate abuse of the H-1B visa pro... Read More


100 Reasons to Celebrate Trump’s First 100 Days
04-25-2017
By: John and Andy Schlafly

There are at least 100 reasons to like what President Trump has already achieved in his first 100 days. For someone who is new to the “swamp” in D.C., Trump has accomplished far more th... Read More


Phyllis Schlafly Eagles Radio Live 4/21/17
04-21-2017
By: Ed Martin and Cherilyn Eagar

Hosts Ed Martin and Cherilyn Eagar cover timely topics and reports. Ed Martin was featured on Fox News’s “Factor” program last night to talk about Elizabeth Warren's war-... Read More


Donald Trump

Trump: Even Better at 150 Days
06-21-2017
By: John and Andy Schlafly

President Trump’s accomplishments in his first 150 days have been drowned out in the media by their obsession with Russia and the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller. When combine... Read More


Unmasking the “Opinion-Makers”
06-15-2017
By: Jordan Henry

Most people will tell you that you should not blame the messenger, but Donald Trump is quickly proving that adage to be false in one very important case. The messengers known as the mainstream medi... Read More


Trump’s ‘Buy American, Hire American’
06-13-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Although a pithy slogan, it’s simply not enough to “buy American.” It is also important to “hire American,” which means curtailing corporate abuse of the H-1B visa pro... Read More


 

Economy

Producing the "Productivity State"
06-08-2017
By: Jordan Henry

As President Trump pushes for his recently-released tax reform plan, it is the perfect time to take a second look at the July 1981 Phyllis Schlafly Report. Entitled “The Rightness of R... Read More


Defeating the "Dignity Tax"
05-25-2017
By: Jordan Henry

Tax policy and social security might not have the same draw to Americans that other issues have. When the “social” issues come up, such as abortion and marriage, many conservatives are ... Read More


Not Your Father’s Football
05-09-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, Andy Schlafly

Former National Football League Commissioner Pete Rozelle would roll over in his grave if he knew what the NFL had become today. Rozelle built the NFL for 29 years into the success it is by defendi... Read More


Education

Taking Education From ‘The Hands Of Professionals’
06-16-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Education is a critical part of Phyllis Schlafly’s legacy. She valued education policy because she knew the pro-family movement means nothing if young minds are indoctrinated to turn away fro... Read More


Taking Education From “The Hands of the Professionals”
04-21-2017
By: Jordan Henry

Education is a critical part of Phyllis Schlafly’s legacy. Between stopping the Equal Rights Amendment, fighting for America First foreign policy, and securing military superiority, Phyllis a... Read More


Truth in Black and White
04-21-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, and Andy Schlafly

Liberals are experts at taking very bad ideas and making them look very good. The issue of free speech on college campuses is an excellent example. After all, conservatives and liberals would gener... Read More


Feminism

Defeating the "Dignity Tax"
05-25-2017
By: Jordan Henry

Tax policy and social security might not have the same draw to Americans that other issues have. When the “social” issues come up, such as abortion and marriage, many conservatives are ... Read More


Feminists' "Three Tactics" Still Used Today
05-18-2017
By: Jordan Henry

By February 1978, proponents of the Equal Rights Amendment were becoming desperate. They had successfully ramrodded thirty state ratifications in the first year of the seven-year period given befor... Read More


The "Battle of Midway" for the Pro-Family Movement
05-11-2017
By: Jordan Henry

Even by December 1977, Phyllis Schlafly’s life had been filled with excitement and adventure. She had written nine books, one of which sold three million copies and launched the conservative ... Read More


 

Free Speech

Truth in Black and White
04-21-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, and Andy Schlafly

Liberals are experts at taking very bad ideas and making them look very good. The issue of free speech on college campuses is an excellent example. After all, conservatives and liberals would gener... Read More


College Students Do Not Get Their Money’s Worth
04-20-2016
By: Phyllis Schlafly

When I worked my way through college in the 1940s, tuition was $200 to $250 a year. My children’s tuition was $2,000 to $2,500 a year, and my grandchildren’s college education each cost... Read More


What’s Happening on College Campuses?
04-01-2015
By: Phyllis Schlafly

Who would have thought, only a few years ago, that our basic First Amendment right of free speech would be under attack on college campuses (of all places!)? But those are now ordinary campus event... Read More


Immigration

Trump: Even Better at 150 Days
06-21-2017
By: John and Andy Schlafly

President Trump’s accomplishments in his first 150 days have been drowned out in the media by their obsession with Russia and the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller. When combine... Read More


Trump Should Call His Opponents’ Bluff
06-07-2017
By: John and Andy Schlafly

An important reason why Phyllis Schlafly enthusiastically supported Donald Trump for president was because, in her words, “He has fight in him.”  Nearly every day he proves that to... Read More


Travel Ban Thwarted by Judicial Supremacy
05-30-2017
By: John and Andy Schlafly

Now we know why the Fourth Circuit took the unusual step of going “en banc” on its initial hearing of the appeal of President Trump’s second so-called travel ban. The Fourth Circu... Read More


Judicial Supremacy

Trump Should Call His Opponents’ Bluff
06-07-2017
By: John and Andy Schlafly

An important reason why Phyllis Schlafly enthusiastically supported Donald Trump for president was because, in her words, “He has fight in him.”  Nearly every day he proves that to... Read More


Travel Ban Thwarted by Judicial Supremacy
05-30-2017
By: John and Andy Schlafly

Now we know why the Fourth Circuit took the unusual step of going “en banc” on its initial hearing of the appeal of President Trump’s second so-called travel ban. The Fourth Circu... Read More


Feminists' "Three Tactics" Still Used Today
05-18-2017
By: Jordan Henry

By February 1978, proponents of the Equal Rights Amendment were becoming desperate. They had successfully ramrodded thirty state ratifications in the first year of the seven-year period given befor... Read More