Matt Barber is founder and editor-in-chief of BarbWire.com. He is an author, columnist, cultural analyst and an attorney concentrating in constitutional law. Having retired as an undefeated heavyweight professional boxer, Matt has taken his fight from the ring to the culture war. (Follow Matt on Twitter: @jmattbarber).

My Articles

May 12, 2014, 4:46 PM EDT
While, in the vast majority of their constitutionally-related writings, the Founding Fathers were explicit that the judicial branch of government is effectively the weakest of the three, such is not the case with today's modern misapplication.
April 21, 2014, 2:04 PM EDT
They were always deadly serious about criminalizing Christianity and killing free speech, but now the American left has stopped pretending otherwise.
March 31, 2014, 5:50 PM EDT
A preferred ploy of left-wing change agents is to ridicule critics when they point out the undeniable parallels between the goals of today's "progressive" movement, to include the Democratic Party in general, and the goals of the early, and very much still alive, communist movement.
March 25, 2014, 3:09 PM EDT
I don't know whether to laugh, throw up or both. A reader tipped me to this Huffington Post article by D.A. Wolf headlined: "5 Benefits Of Having a Friend With Benefits."
March 17, 2014, 3:50 PM EDT
Hold on, I've got a good one. What do you get when Joycelyn Elders, Barack Obama and a cross-dressing billionaire walk into a bar to discuss the U.S. Marines?
March 3, 2014, 9:30 AM EST
Albert Einstein once said, "Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it."
February 17, 2014, 4:52 PM EST
This past week I, along with a group of fellow Christians, embarked on a new venture.
February 11, 2014, 10:13 AM EST
You've heard it said that "We are all God's children." This rings flowery and nice. It's an insidious lie.
February 3, 2014, 2:27 PM EST
Hypocrisy, thy name is liberalism. What a difference a few years makes.
January 13, 2014, 11:09 AM EST
Not only has Obama faced zero accountability for arguably impeachable offenses involving the IRS, he has since doubled down. With jaw-dropping gall, his administration has now moved to officially weaponize the IRS against conservatives once and for all.
January 7, 2014, 10:26 AM EST
For those of us so very blessed to have raised our personal white flag in mankind's inherently fruitless struggle against the Creator, there can be no joy in watching God-deniers continue to labor under the grandest of all deceptions.
December 30, 2013, 8:40 PM EST
This week, I'm suspending prose and having a little good, clean, limericky fun at liberals' expense because - well, because they just make it so darn easy.
December 23, 2013, 9:50 AM EST
Phil Robertson, the patriarch in A&E's breakaway hit "Duck Dynasty," recently ran a-fowl of homosexual pressure groups, ruffling "progressive" feathers throughout concentrated pockets of deep blue America.
November 27, 2013, 12:52 PM EST
The magnitude of this Obama administration’s “progressive” radicalism becomes more evident with each passing day. In recent months, there has been a drastic spike in acts of both anti-Christian and anti-conservative discrimination and intimidation on military bases across the country.
November 11, 2013, 12:16 PM EST
The religious liberty death spiral continues.
November 4, 2013, 4:41 PM EST
While some institutions of higher learning once derived their moral compass from a decidedly biblical worldview, today they aggressively foster principles that are decidedly counter-biblical.
October 28, 2013, 2:03 PM EDT
What would you call a 33-year-old man who both had and axiomatically acted upon a deviant sexual appetite for underage, drug-addicted, runaway boys?
October 21, 2013, 2:16 PM EDT
"Disaster," "embarrassment," "humiliating" and "train wreck" are just a few of the colorful terms being used to describe it.
October 14, 2013, 2:24 PM EDT
Our self-described "progressive" friends at the ACLU, MSNBC and elsewhere have been ramping-up efforts to downsize from "consenting adults" to merely "consenting."
October 7, 2013, 2:16 PM EDT
File this under, "Oh, for crying out loud."