Memorial Day is a time to thank the surviving family members of a fallen hero for their sacrifice. It’s a day to recognize the lives lost in bringing the rest of us Freedom. Michael Schaus, filling in for John Ransom, spoke about the importance of the day. He also touched base with Derryck Green, from Project 21, about the corruption of Chicago’s Teacher’s Union.
I see the American people getting hammered by higher taxes and skyrocketing costs in everything from gas, food, health care and education while Obama and Biden gallivant all over the world on the taxpayers dime.
Environmentalists are the people who coerced nations worldwide into banning DDT. It is generally estimated this ban has led to the deaths of about 50 million human beings, overwhelmingly African children, from malaria.
I’m a small businessman who believes we are all over-taxed. I would not raise anyone’s taxes. But since Obama’s pet billionaires like Warren Buffett are so quick to sell out the upper middle class…two can play at that game! Obama has the GOP Congress between a rock and a hard place. Here's a compromise that turns the tables on Obama. I say it’s time to sacrifice the billionaires to save small business...and the GOP.
Temporary disengagement is the only short term answer that safeguards US and other international personnel.
Four years ago, this annual Christmas column was written from Baquba, Iraq, while our Fox News "War Stories" team was embedded with the U.S. Army's 3rd Infantry Division and special operations units operating against the Iranian-supported Mahdi Army in the outskirts of Baghdad. A year earlier, the Christmas 2006 column was written in Ramadi, Iraq, while we were embedded with 1st Battalion, 6th Marines in what was then the bloodiest place on the planet.
As our nation and our world spin more and more dangerously out of control because fewer and fewer people of substance, faith, and integrity are willing to step into that perilous arena, we need to pause every once in a while to acknowledge those who have.