Armstrong Williams

Posted May 27, 2015

For a selected few in the know, the elections of President Obama and the passage of his signature health care act mark not the pinnacle (as is widely assumed) but rather the twilight end of a golden era of racial progress and progressive social policy in America.

Posted May 19, 2015

In our effort to halt the Iranian progress toward a nuclear weapons capability, timing is critical.

Posted May 12, 2015

When African-Americans marched on Washington to hear the historic I have a dream speech by Martin Luther King, they were pressing for a society that looked very much like that in which they already lived a society built on freedom; a society that protected life, liberty and the pursuits of happiness among its citizens.

Posted May 05, 2015

Lets face it. Baltimore has been a-riot for decades, and was looted long before its citizens finally rose up in glaring sad and pathetic anger before the global media world this week over the still unexplained death of Freddy Gray in police custody.

Posted April 21, 2015

Never before in Americas history have three black men occupied such official positions of power: President Barack Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder, and Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. Given that Mr. Holder as Attorney General has been an integral member of the Presidents cabinet over his two presidential terms, one assumes they speak often and concur to a certain extent in their philosophical outlooks.

Posted April 14, 2015

As if the Islamic Republic of Irans determined pursuit of nuclear weapons, track record of bloody terrorism, aggressive geopolitical power grabs, abhorrent human rights violations and history of lies were not enough President Obamas recent interview should prove to everyone just how dangerous the framework agreement announced in Lausanne on April 2nd really is.

Posted April 07, 2015

It looks like the convenient device theory Hillary Clinton has used to deflect inquiries as to why she used her private email account almost exclusively to conduct official business while serving as Secretary of State is a bunch of pure hogwash.

Posted March 31, 2015

Imagine if the current President were a Republican, and if during the second half of his second term, after having been elected both times with record turnout by blacks, the black unemployment rate remained stagnant at 11 percent while the black poverty rate hit a record high of 27 percent. What would black politicians be saying about that Republican President?

Posted March 24, 2015

Seventy-seven year old comedian, educator and actor Bill Cosby came of age during a particularly nasty time in this country for race relations.

Posted March 09, 2015

I have visited the Holy Land nearly a dozen times, and the speech by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to a joint session of Congress left me with a range of intense emotions.

Posted March 03, 2015

The unelected mullahs in Iran must be having a hearty laugh this week, enjoying the spectacle of the Obama Administration falling over itself to drive a wedge between America and our vital Middle East ally Israel.

Posted February 10, 2015

Rev. Al Sharpton seems to have learned this lesson long ago: When youre a controversial civil rights leader whos made a career out of harassing the cops and embarrassing the government, never keep any assets in your own name.

Posted February 03, 2015

In November the frustrations of Marylands voters with their states failed Democrat leadership finally boiled over and provided Larry Hogan an upset victory over the Democrats chosen candidate Lt. Governor Anthony Brown.

Posted January 27, 2015

Most of the discussion following President Obamas recent State of the Union Address pointed to his decision to announce various programs and goals that have no chance of being actually being passed by the Republican-controlled House and Senate.

Posted January 19, 2015

On this anniversary of the birth of Dr. Martin Luther King, his legacy is in sure hands.

Posted January 13, 2015

The ungainly term CRomnibus bill combines two phrases Continuing Resolution and omnibus bill which makes it unfortunately typical of how business is done in Washington these days.

Posted December 30, 2014

So its that time again. As we look back at the major new stories of the year, a couple of themes emerge.

Posted December 24, 2014

Close your eyes and imagine for one moment how radically different the entire world would be if Israel were at peace with its neighbors in the Middle East.

Posted December 15, 2014

I dont usually get so personal in these columns, but today I want you to know that I feel particularly blessed. I am in the Holy Land with my friends, Dr. Ben and Candy Carson.

Posted December 10, 2014

In todays society everyone seems to be aware that a healthy diet is key to maintaining good health, whether we choose practicing it in our lives or not. But a connection that seems more difficult for people to make is that food is actually medicine. That is, your food is your medicine if it enhances your health; but it can actually be a poison if we consume things that destroy the healthy functioning of the mind and body.