“My best advice, political judgment, and urgent recommendation is that you help me make it the norm in this country for people to teach their children to read at home.”

Phyllis Schlafly

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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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PRESS: Kris Kobach Wins and America Celebrates
08-15-2018
By: Ryan Hite

On Phyllis Schlafly's 94th Birthday No Less!   St. Louis, MO:  Today, the Phyllis Schlafly Eagles congratulate Kris Kobach for his official victory in the Kansas Gubernatorial... Read More

Today in History - August 15
08-15-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

*Previously recorded by Phyllis Schlafly // 08-164, 8-14-2008* ... Read More

PRESS: Turning Point USA's Charlie Kirk and Candace Owens to speak at Eagle Council XLVII in St. Louis
08-14-2018
By: Ryan Hite

St. Louis, MO:  Charlie Kirk and Candace Owens of Turning Point USA have changed the face of young conservatism and have taken the fight right to the left's doorstep. Now they are bringi... Read More

PRESS: Stephen Moore To Speak at Phyllis Schlafly's Eagle Council XLVII
08-14-2018
By: Ryan Hite

St. Louis, MO:  Noted writer and economist Stephen Moore is joining the amazing speaker lineup at Phyllis Schlafly's Eagle Council XLVII leadership conference in St. Louis next month. Mo... Read More

Supreme Court Agrees: No Due Process for Illegals
08-14-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

The liberal media trembled in manufactured terror this spring when President Trump suggested that illegal immigrants crossing the border be sent back home without any hold up for hearings and the ofte... Read More

 

Abortion

Federal Showdown on Abortion
07-26-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Despite the pro-life mandate by the electorate last November, federal taxpayer funding of Planned Parenthood has continued with no end in sight, even after the shocking revelations of atrocities commi... Read More

Hyde Amendment Showdown on Obamacare
07-25-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, 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. The amendme... Read More

Radio Live: Finally Obamacare Repeal, Who Is John Curtis, Phyllis Schlafy On Abortion And GOP
07-18-2017
By: Ed Martin and Cherilyn Eagar

Host Cherilyn Eagar talks about hot topics today – Finally an Obamacare repeal! Who is John Curtus? Phyllis Schlafly from the archives on abortion and the Republican Party ... Read More

America First

Looking Back at a Conservative Victory
08-08-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Conservatives should never lose focus of the important work that lies before us. Yet, it is also important to look behind us and see how far we have come. One excellent example of this is recent North... Read More

Remembering Purple Heart Day
08-07-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Today is a very important but little-known American holiday. Do you know what it is? Well, our president certainly does. One year ago today, he tweeted this to all Americans: “On #PurpleHeartDay... Read More

PRESS: GOP Rep. Kevin Yoder Betrays American Workers, Trump Agenda
07-26-2018
By: Ryan Hite

Appropriations Committee change to H-1B visas is a move against the America First agenda. Trump should signal a veto of such language. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 26, 2018   Washington, D.... Read More

Donald Trump

Looking Back at a Conservative Victory
08-08-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Conservatives should never lose focus of the important work that lies before us. Yet, it is also important to look behind us and see how far we have come. One excellent example of this is recent North... Read More

Congress AWOL as Courts Derail the Trump Train
08-08-2018
By: John and Andy Schlafly

President Trump’s party controls Congress, but one would never know that by how it has been AWOL (absent without leave) while courts block Trump at every turn.  Paul Ryan, the Speaker of th... Read More

Prosecution Overkills, Abuses Power Against Manfort
08-06-2018
By: Nancy Thorner and Ed Ingold

The trial of Paul Manafort, who joined Donald Trump's presidential campaign team in March 2016 and was campaign chairman from June to August 2016, is off to a disturbing start.  Even mor... Read More

 

Economy

Trump Works to Shrink America's Debilitating Trade Deficit
06-20-2018
By: Nancy Thorner

As noted in an article by Kimberly Amadeo, updated May 10, 2018:  The United States has the world's largest trade deficit. It's been that way since 1975. The deficit i... Read More

Trump's Winning Economic Positions
06-13-2018
By: John and Andy Schlafly

President Trump reasserted American leadership on trade and security in the last week, sending his doubters into disarray. Trump’s historic performance at the G-7 meeting in Canada, followed qui... Read More

Pelosi Scorns May's Incredible Jobs Report
06-11-2018
By: Nancy Thorner and Ed Ingold

The month of May closed with amazing news on the economy. It looks unstoppable and signals the best recovery since World War II. Instead of celebrating the incredible economic activity, House ... Read More

Education

Teacher Forced to Resign Over Transgender Policy
07-31-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

The slippery slope of leftist policies seems to have turned into a freefall. As LGBT advocates try to make all public restrooms open to people of either sex, one school in Indiana is trying to control... Read More

College Students Don't Get Money's Worth
06-11-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

**Previously Recorded by Phyllis Schlafly, 6-2-16** When I worked my way through college in the 1940s, tuition was about $250 a year. My children's tuition was nearly $2,500 a year, and my gran... Read More

College Pressured for Left-Leaning Speaker Bias
05-31-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

College Pressured for Left-Leaning Speaker Bias If you feel as though all news from America’s college campuses is bad news, think again! A new coalition of students is forming at Brown Univer... Read More

Feminism

Motherhood is a Valued Vocation, Not an Old-Fashioned Notion
07-13-2018
By: Nancy Thorner and Bonnie O'Neil

There has been an unprecedented number of women that have joined America's work force in the last few decades. A 2016 survey indicated a whopping 70 percent of women with children u... Read More

Women Do Not Want Most Dangerous Jobs
06-29-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

**Previously Recorded by Phyllis Schlafly, 6-20-16** Dangerous jobs tend to pay better, and they should. The workers are risking bodily harm and even death in these jobs, and we are grateful that t... Read More

Is the Pay Gap a Real Problem?
06-22-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

**Previously Recorded by Phyllis Schlafly, 6-17-14** Feminists are always whining about equal pay and the so-called pay gap between wages paid to men and women. Well, we've had the equal pay la... Read More

 

Free Speech

PRESS: Supreme Court Grants Appeal To Florist
06-25-2018
By: Ryan Hite

"In light of " Jack Phillips Decision, Court grants appeal to Washington state florist fined for declining gay wedding. St. Louis, MO:  The Supreme Court today granted an appeal... Read More

College Pressured for Left-Leaning Speaker Bias
05-31-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

College Pressured for Left-Leaning Speaker Bias If you feel as though all news from America’s college campuses is bad news, think again! A new coalition of students is forming at Brown Univer... Read More

Anti-Monument Activists Move To Founders
05-24-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Anti-Monument Activists Move To Founders By now, hardly any part of America hasn’t experienced the anti-Monument craze liberals. Although particularly aimed at the South and monuments to Sout... Read More

Immigration

Stephen Miller is our Rock of Gibraltar
08-15-2018
By: John and Andy Schlafly

When the Left resorts to digging up someone’s uncle to smear someone, then you know they are getting desperate.  Yet that is the pathetic length to which the Trump-haters are going, to try ... Read More

Congress Must Rein In Judicial Jurisdiction
08-02-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

President Ronald Reagan found out in 1986 that granting amnesty to illegal immigrants only serves to incentivize more illegal immigration - it does nothing to solve the problem. After he publicly deno... Read More

Trump Should Stand Firm Against Illegals
08-01-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

The push for amnesty for illegal aliens was turbo-charged in June by stories of separating children from their parents at the southern border. But children are often separated from lawbreaking and eve... Read More

Judicial Supremacy

Congress AWOL as Courts Derail the Trump Train
08-08-2018
By: John and Andy Schlafly

President Trump’s party controls Congress, but one would never know that by how it has been AWOL (absent without leave) while courts block Trump at every turn.  Paul Ryan, the Speaker of th... Read More

Kavanaugh in Line with Hamilton's Thinking in Federalist No. 78 to Interpret Laws, Not Make Them
07-16-2018
By: Nancy Thorner

Staying true to his campaign promises, President Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh as his pick to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court. Judge Kavanaugh, 53, is widely seen as one of t... Read More

Trump Cements Legacy with SCOTUS Pick
07-11-2018
By: John and Andy Schlafly

    With his second conservative nomination to the Supreme Court, President Trump has already exceeded Ronald Reagan.  Brett Kavanaugh is stellar on immigration and sovereignty, th... Read More