Why We Must Be Bold on Welfare Reform

By Kay Coles James | April 30th, 2018 at 3:32 am

BY: Kay Coles James / President/Heritage Foundation

Kay Coles James is president of The Heritage Foundation. James formerly served as director of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management and as Virginia’s secretary of health and human resources. She is also the founder and president of The Gloucester Institute.

Filed Under: Contributor, Culture, Federal Government, Mississippi PEP, National, Opinion, Principles of Freedom, Spending

Being black and the daughter of a former welfare recipient, I know firsthand the unintended harm welfare has caused. These dysfunctions are the result of policy choices this nation has made, not the people on whom they’ve been inflicted.

Responsibility Is The Antidote To The Poverty Mindset

By Barry Brownstein | April 26th, 2018 at 6:24 pm

BY: Barry Brownstein / Professor of Economics - University of Baltimore

Barry Brownstein is professor emeritus of economics and leadership at the University of Baltimore. He is the author of The Inner-Work of Leadership.

Filed Under: Civil Rights, Contributor, Ethics, Justice, Liberty, Opinion, Politics, Progressivism, Property rights, Race, Social Justice, Unemployment, Virtue

What is essential is for the poor to experience a mindset shift towards taking more responsibility for their lives. Is it not time to approach the poverty problem believing that the poor are able to make this essential change?

The Heroic Individual Is Needed to Confront the Evil of Nihilism

By MississippI PEP Staff | February 17th, 2018 at 6:52 am

BY: MississippI PEP Staff /

The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Commentary, Concealed Carry, Gun Control, Mississippi PEP, National, Opinion, Principles of Freedom, Public Safety, Second Amendment

It is easier to become cynical and angry at Life itself for its inequities and tragedies than to acknowledge that you are responsible for cleaning up your own life.

Higher Percentage Of Americans Distrust Media Than Public In Any Other Country

By MississippI PEP Staff | January 12th, 2018 at 8:35 am

BY: MississippI PEP Staff /

The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Culture, Ethics, Influencing Institutions, National, News

A Pew Research study shows countries, political identification tends to be the strongest divider of media attitudes, more so than education, age or gender. Political party systems vary considerably across countries, but one consistent measure for comparing political divides is support for the governing party or parties. Individuals who identify with the governing party or […]

What Should We Do About Pot?

By Bryan Fischer | January 10th, 2018 at 12:20 pm

BY: Bryan Fischer / Contributor

Bryan Fischer is the host of the daily 'Focal Point' radio talk program on AFR Talk, a division of the American Family Association. 'Focal Point' airs live from 1-3 pm.

Filed Under: Bryan Fischer, Contributor, Culture, Drugs, Feature Stories, Federal Government, Law Enforcement, Mississippi PEP, National, Opinion, Public Safety, Tenth Amendment

If American citizens don’t like what Attorney General Sessions has done, they have one legitimate avenue of response: work through Congress to change the law. Critics from both left and right are all over Jeff Sessions for his decision to revoke an Obama-era executive order on marijuana. It ordered the Department of Justice to turn […]

The Conservative’s Dilemma

By MississippI PEP Staff | January 1st, 2018 at 12:51 am

BY: MississippI PEP Staff /

The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Commentary, Culture, Ethics, Events, Liberty, Mississippi PEP, Opinion, Politics, Virtue

The conservative must not just be a person who votes for the conservative candidate and listens to a weekly sermon. The imaginative conservative must see things from different angles, must be able to plan, must see the interactions among religion, history, philosophy, and current events.

Sleeper Agents Launch Coup Against Donald Trump

By Bryan Fischer | December 21st, 2017 at 9:50 am

BY: Bryan Fischer / Contributor

Bryan Fischer is the host of the daily 'Focal Point' radio talk program on AFR Talk, a division of the American Family Association. 'Focal Point' airs live from 1-3 pm.

Filed Under: Bryan Fischer, Contributor, Ethics, Feature Stories, Federal Government, Justice, Law Enforcement, Mississippi PEP, National, Opinion, Politics

The only one who has committed a crime in this entire sordid scenario, based on the actual evidence, is Robert Mueller himself, in his warrantless and reckless seizure of private correspondence. “A sleeper agent is a spy who is placed in a target country or organization not to undertake an immediate mission but to act […]

Boycotts And Safe Spaces Are For Degenerates

By Keith Plunkett | December 10th, 2017 at 11:46 am

BY: Keith Plunkett / Editor

Keith Plunkett is a Policy Consultant, Editor, Writer, Founder and Publisher of MississippiPEP.com. http://mississippipep.com/profilegrid_blogs/keith-plunkett/

Filed Under: Contributor, Culture, Ethics, Feature Stories, Keith Plunkett, Leadership, Liberty, Mississippi PEP, Opinion, Principles of Freedom, Public Safety, Public Service, Virtue

Do yourself and your fellow citizens a favor and let this video wash over you for a moment! Young men and women, many ethnicities but only one vision and one exceptional country. They didn’t boycott or retreat to a safe space. They showed up for duty and they sacrifice.

Locating Grant Presidential Library In Mississippi Is Innappropriate.

By MississippI PEP Staff | December 4th, 2017 at 12:46 pm

BY: MississippI PEP Staff /

The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Gregg Harper, History, Influencing Institutions, Justice, Mark Keenum, Mississippi, Mississippi State University, News, Opinion, Phil Bryant

As A Union Army General Grant was responsible for 191,000 Confederate deaths, and was suspected of waging many battles while drunk.

US Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Of State Flag As “Racist Symbol”.

By MississippI PEP Staff | November 27th, 2017 at 9:30 am

BY: MississippI PEP Staff /

The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Federal Government, History, Mississippi, News, Race, State Flag, Tenth Amendment

The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from an African-American attorney who called the Confederate battle emblem on the Mississippi flag “an official endorsement of white supremacy.” The justices did not comment Monday in ending a lawsuit by lawyer Carlos Moore that sought to have the flag declared an unconstitutional relic of slavery. Historical Ignorance, […]