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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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What's Really Causing Gun Violence
04-20-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

In the wake of the Florida high school shooting in February, many across the country are reeling for answers as to how we can stop mass shootings in our schools. But what is the fix? What solution wil... Read More

PRESS: Illinois Senate Republicans Betray Pro-Life; Vote for ERA
04-19-2018
By: Ryan Hite

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: APRIL 19, 2018 CONTACT: RYAN HITE, COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR St. Louis MO: Last week the Illinois Senate passed the long-expired Equal Rights Amendment. Years ago, many states... Read More

The 'Prevailing Environment on Most College Campuses'
04-19-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Phyllis Schlafly spent much time documenting specific abuses of the leftist bias on college campuses. Her April 2014 Phyllis Schlafly Report is a classic example of her practical and informative style... Read More

PRESS: Winning: President Trump Signals Continuing Opposition to Trans-Pacific Partnership
04-18-2018
By: Ryan Hite

St. Louis MO: A Japanese delegation including Prime Minister Shinzō Abe arrived in the U.S. this week for talks with President Trump and U.S. officials. While most of the media buzz has centered on N... Read More

Parkland Students Anti-Gun Protests Were Professional
04-18-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

In the weeks following the horrific Parkland, Florida school shooting, the country was enamored by surviving students who the news called “eloquent” and “bold” in their public ... 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

Invest in Protecting America
02-07-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Senator Jeff Flake was a frequent attendee at the Koch conferences of donors, and he has remained anti-Trump to this day. All that got him was a disapproval rating so high in his home state of Arizona... Read More

Protecting Our American Identity
02-05-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

(**Previously Recorded by Phyllis Schlafly / 09-33 / February 16, 2009**) February is the month when we celebrate and honor some of our nation's heroes starting with George Washington. Federal ... Read More

Congress Favoring Illegals Is Still ‘Very Unpopular With The American People’
01-25-2018
By: Jordan Henry

Immigration has been at the forefront of the national discussion as Democrats selfishly shut down the federal government to protect the interests of illegal aliens over the interests of our troops and... Read More

Donald Trump

Trump Should Turn to His Solicitor General
04-18-2018
By: John and Andy Schlafly

    The most powerful position in the world has apparently become one of the weakest, with the spectacle of the office, home and even hotel room of President Trump’s own attorney being... Read More

Social Media Monopolies Advance Leftist Agenda
04-13-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

In 2017, Google fired one of its highly paid engineers, James Damore, merely for raising questions about his company’s “diversity and inclusion” programs and policies. In a thoughtfu... Read More

Social Media at Fault for Russian Interference?
04-12-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Despite his headline-grabbing indictment of Russian nationals for interfering with the U.S. election, special counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence of collusion between any Russians and the Trump c... Read More

 

Economy

Open for Business, not Phony Free Trade
01-31-2018
By: John and Andy Schlafly

A few days before delivering his report to Congress on the State of the Union, President Trump took a victory lap at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. That’s the annual gathering o... Read More

Obama’s 'Two-Class' America
01-18-2018
By: Jordan Henry

Everyone has heard Barack Obama’s now-infamous promise to “fundamentally transform the United States of America.” While politicos can and will debate the “how” and &ldquo... Read More

Small Business Needed for Economic Growth
11-29-2017
By: John and Andy Schlafly

While large corporations dominate the news and the lobbying in D.C., economists have long known that small business is the real engine to drive economic growth. Headlines about big business are more l... Read More

Education

The Miseducation of Our Children Should be of Great Concern
04-11-2018
By: Nancy Thorner

Our public schools went through a significant change during the Obama years, a change that was met with an unusual amount of criticism from the public, parents, and concerned education professionals. ... Read More

Victimized High School Triumphed where Olympics Failed
04-09-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

After the poor showing by the U.S. men’s hockey team at the Winter Olympics, it was inspiring that the Marjory Stoneman Douglas boys’ hockey team of Parkland, Florida captured the state ch... Read More

Constitution Does Not Separate Church and State
02-28-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

(*Previous Recorded by Phyllis Schlafly // 12-31, 2-13-12*) One of the biggest lies taught to young Americans is that our Constitution and laws require government to enforce a total separation of c... Read More

Feminism

PRESS: Illinois Senate Ignores History, Passes ERA; House Should Not Take Up
04-11-2018
By: Ryan Hite

St. Louis MO: Illinois State Senators today chose to ignore the warnings of Phyllis Schlafly and pass the expired Equal Rights Amendment. It passed by a vote of 42-12. Now it heads to the House where ... Read More

Title IX and Olympics Stripping Masculinity
04-10-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Title IX regulations have created a vicious cycle, discouraging men from enrolling in colleges that eliminated their preferred sports programs. In 1980, equal numbers of men and women obtained college... Read More

PRESS: Illinois ERA Vote Expected This Week; It Must Be Defeated
04-09-2018
By: Ryan Hite

St. Louis MO: Proponents of the Equal Rights Amendment, which died officially in 1982 after the deadline for ratification passed, are trying to revive the failed Constitutional amendment. They are pus... Read More

 

Free Speech

Social Media Monopolies Advance Leftist Agenda
04-13-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

In 2017, Google fired one of its highly paid engineers, James Damore, merely for raising questions about his company’s “diversity and inclusion” programs and policies. In a thoughtfu... Read More

Social Media at Fault for Russian Interference?
04-12-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Despite his headline-grabbing indictment of Russian nationals for interfering with the U.S. election, special counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence of collusion between any Russians and the Trump c... Read More

Looking Back To The ‘Government of Tomorrow’
12-18-2017
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

Phyllis Schlafly believed, as Abraham Lincoln did, that “The philosophy of the classroom today will be the philosophy of the government tomorrow.” When parents had no voice in the classroo... Read More

Immigration

Will America continue to prosper if basic principles and values are abandoned?
04-09-2018
By: Nancy Thorner and Bonnie O'Neil

Our nation’s founders credited God for the miraculous victory that provided them independence from England and rightfully so.  They witnessed miracles as their rag-tag army defeated En... Read More

California's New Protection of Illegal Immigrants
04-04-2018
By: Ryan Hite, Jordan Henry, John and Andy Schlafly

While the immigration debate rages in Washington, another debate is roiling the state of California, which has more immigrants (10 million) and more illegal aliens (2.4 million) than any other state. ... Read More

The ‘Caravans’ Are Coming
04-04-2018
By: John and Andy Schlafly

During the Easter weekend, when many Americans were watching the college basketball championships, President Donald Trump kept his eye on America’s southern border.  It’s long overdue... Read More

Judicial Supremacy

Confronting the Feminists’ ‘Fatherphobia’
01-04-2018
By: Jordan Henry

When liberals know they do not have a real argument to give on an issue, they overcome that gap in logic by tacking the suffix “phobia” on a word and turning it into an insult. If you want... Read More

America Prevails Over ‘the Lawsuit to Censor God’
12-07-2017
By: Jordan Henry

The essence of judicial supremacy is the idea that an individual or small group of unelected lawyers could unilaterally decide to change the law against all precedent and the will of the American peop... Read More

Judicial Supremacy and the 'Anti-Marriage Campaign'
11-30-2017
By: Jordan Henry

The extensive archive of the Phyllis Schlafly Report spanning more than fifty years provides a detailed directory of Phyllis Schlafly’s policy positions and predictions throughout decades of tim... Read More