Paying the Price
Baltimore is now paying the price for irresponsible words and actions, not only by young thugs in the streets, but also by its mayor and the state prosecutor, both of whom threw the police to the wolves, in order to curry favor with local voters.
Welfare for the One Percent
This month Congress will consider whether to renew the charter of the Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im Bank).
7 Questions You’ve Always Wanted To Ask A White Conservative
Its very difficult to discuss racial issues in America because every conversation tends to devolve down into some hostile version of, Thats racist vs. No, its not -- and nothing ever gets accomplished.
Is it Time for Civil Disobedience of Kludgeocratic Bureaucracy?
Is there any way to reverse the trend to ever more intrusive, bossy government? Things have gotten to such a pass, argues Charles Murray, that only civil disobedience might -- might -- work.
The Rape of Kitty Genovese
Over the course of the last half-century, the media has botched its coverage of numerous high profile crimes.
Leftist Censors Strike Again
Angelique Clark, a sophomore at West Career and Technical Academy in Las Vegas, says the Clark County School District denied her application to charter a pro-life club as a chapter of Students for Life of America, the nation's largest youth pro-life organization. The district, according to Clark, said, "It was too controversial, and it would be too exclusive, and it would leave out pro-choice people."
Is it Clinton Cash—Or Saudi Hush Money?
Many of us applauded when President Bill Clinton signed the International Religious Freedom Act in 1998. That lawpassed with broad bi-partisan supportestablished a U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) that was required to issue annual reports.
The O'Malley Factor
Martin O'Malley, former Baltimore mayor and Maryland governor, announced his presidential candidacy on Saturday, and said some things that could be taken as criticism of President Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
Differences Between Left and Right, Part II: Battling Society vs. Battling Yourself
The difference between Right and Left addressed in this column concerns a fundamentally different method that each utilizes in order to improve society.
Cultural Cleansing of Christian Males
The culture war against Christianity is picking up speed.
Debra J. Saunders:
NSA Debate Weighs Privacy vs. Security
I am among the majority of Americans who support the National Security Agency's bulk collection of data. I want the government to have the tools it needs to prevent another major terrorist attack.
I Reserve the Right to Offend You
It is nothing personal it simply is recognition of the fact that human beings, regardless of their chosen social groupings, do not agree with each other all of the time.
Rand, Lindsey & George (Pataki)
With the entry into the race for the Republican nomination for President today of South Carolina Senator, Lindsey Graham, that will bring the number of officially declared candidates to nine.
Ann Coulter lives up to her reputation of issuing warnings and political commentary that nobody else dares to say in her newest book, "Adios, America!"
A Sense of Proportion
Evidence of the country's much-vetted shift to the political left is the strengthening and spread of the movement to abolish capital punishment, that relic of barbarous times when we struck off people's heads for, you know, social revenge. Sort of like what ISIS does. As we don't want to be like ISIS, or the remaining repositories of organized revenge, such as Iran, we need to cool it on capital punishment.
Democrats Admit Failure on Obamacare? Not On Your Life or Your Health!
Last week, in unusually breathless tones, the Associated Press reported on the new crisis in the interminable national health care debate, the so-called underinsurance phenomenon.
Lost in a Fog
As ISIS continues its rampage across Iraq and promises to attack the U.S. homeland, Vladimir Putins Russia continues a campaign of aggression in Ukraine and threatens the rest of Europe, and Iran forges ahead in its nuclear weapons program which threatens the entire world, Barack Obama gives speeches proclaiming climate change as our most serious national security threat.
Why Conservatives Give Better Graduation Speeches
Get this: Conservatives give better graduation speeches than their more liberal-minded counterparts.
On Leadership and Courage
When debating issues with liberals, one is confronted with the same general defense: You (the conservative) dont understand the complexity of the issue. The issue has no clear cut right or wrong answer. It is much more nuanced than any conservative can grasp. Poppycock.
South Dakota "Voter Fraud" Case Deserves More Attention
Former South Dakota U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworths trial started Tuesday, May 30, 2015. The 43-year-old Sioux Falls physician was accused by State Attorney General Marty Jackley of having committed what is commonly referred to as voter fraud.
Carlos Slim: The New York Times’ Sugar Daddy
In 2008, the worlds richest man, Carlos Slim Helu, saved the Times from bankruptcy. When that guy saves your company, you dance to his tune. So its worth mentioning that Slims fortune depends on tens of millions of Mexicans living in the United States, preferably illegally.
An Embarrassment to Our University
Dear Scott Burgess: I am in receipt of your message saying that I am A douche bag and an embarrassment to our university. Its been several weeks since youve written and I have been busy. But now that I have the time I wish to respond to your concerns that my weekly political column is causing embarrassment to our university and to higher education in general.