5 Reasons Donald Trump's Run At The Presidency Is Good For The Republican Party
Over the last few weeks weve seen Republican consultants and pundits publicly fretting about whether Donald Trump will hurt the GOPs brand.
People who entered the United States illegally may be called "undocumented" in politically correct circles, but what is all too well documented is the utter irresponsibility of both political parties in dealing with immigration issues.
As a Global Leader, America Should Ditch the Export-Import Bank
As a world leader, the United States should lead. Instead of participating in a corrupt system where governments pick winners and losers, the United States should ditch the Export-Import Bank and lead the world to a better system of free trade, low taxes and minimal regulation.
Huckabee Blasts Bush: 'We Need a Churchill, Not a Chamberlain'
Former Gov. Mike Huckabees passionate defense of Israel has caused a massive puckering among Democrats and Establishment Republicans including former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.
Is America Entering a New Victorian Era?
Forty-seven years ago, the musical "Hair" opened on Broadway. Elderly mavens -- the core theater audience then, unlike the throngs of tourists flocking to cheap movie adaptations today -- were instructed that America was entering an "Age of Aquarius." The old moral rules were extinct: we were entering a new era of freedom, experimentation and self-expression.
Republicans on Road to Ruin With Highway Bill
Later this week, the highway trust fund officially runs out of money unless Congress authorizes more funding for roads and bridges. But the bill that is being pushed by Democrats and some Republicans is starting to look like a Republican Party Dunkirk that could infuriate conservative voters and even wind up costing the GOP the 2016 election.
Phony GOP Conservatism Has Worn Out Its Welcome
The long-simmering disconnect between the Republican Party's conservative base and its leaders in government has degenerated into a full-blown schism.
Earth to Kepler-452b
NASA has discovered the answer to all of our problems. It is another planet, a possible twin to Earth that could theoretically sustain life. This revelation could be bigger than Columbus "discovering" America, or Lewis and Clark finding the Northwest Passage.
The Left's Contempt for America: Left-Right Differences, Part VI
This past week, one of the greatest differences between the Left and Right -- both around the world and in America -- once again came to light: how each views America.
Could Trump Win?
The American political class has failed the country, and should be fired. That is the clearest message from the summer surge of Bernie Sanders and the remarkable rise of Donald Trump.
Debra J. Saunders:
Why Voters Don't Trust Hillary Clinton
Voters in Colorado, Iowa and Virginia think Hillary Clinton is not honest or trustworthy.
Google or JDate: The Choice on Patents
Two recent events illustrate better than almost anything the difference between the worlds that proponents of patent reform, and their opponents, want to see.
The Sanctuary Scandal
Donald Trumps unorthodox campaign has performed a public service by shining the national spotlight on the problem of sanctuary cities which shelter illegal aliens from deportation.
'President Trump' Is An Idea Whose Time Has Come
I recently heard a panel of journalists complain on a radio show that Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump won't stop hijacking the news cycle and is effectively preventing them from covering other stories. There were no such complaints during Barack Obama's first presidential campaign, even when it consisted mainly of platitudes about "hope and change."
Choice and Morality
Abortion activists and supporters -- which is to say, most of the Democratic Party and the entirety of the liberal intelligentsia -- like to frame abortion as a liberty issue.
How Do We Solve A Problem Like The Donald?
Trumps flirtations with a third party run should have Republicans worried.
Step Aside, Hillary. It's Time for Oprah 2016
Hillary Clinton is in deep, deep (I almost wrote "yogurt," but I really like yogurt) for her lies and pending investigations that will inevitably drag her down.
The Substance of Things Unseen
One of the things that really stood out over the past few weeks in the aftermath of the terrible tragedy in Charleston, South Carolina is the incredible grace with which the community of Charleston has borne both its own anguish as well as the intense international media circus that has enveloped the town.
Peter Roff :
The Story that Wouldn’t Die: Rape, the White House and Rolling Stone
Congress needs to take a look at the UVA/Rolling Stone fake gang rape scandal.