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The southern lie
by Rich Lowry
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
It is telling that the South Carolina governor who called for the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the grounds of the state Capitol is a woman, an Indian-American – and a Republican. The...
Foreign policy downplayed in announcement speeches
by Michael Barone
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
American presidents have greater leeway on foreign policy than on domestic issues. Just see how President Obama is forging ahead to an agreement with Iran opposed by large majorities in Congress an...
The pope, the globe and the facts
by Cal Thomas
Jun 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The media and the secular left have a love-hate relationship with the Roman Catholic Church and its popes. When the pope takes positions with which they agree, they applaud him, but when he takes p...
Retrenchment is an imperative
by Pat Buchanan
Jun 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Toward the end of the presidency of George H.W. Bush, America stood alone at the top of the world – the sole superpower. After five weeks of "shock and awe" and 100 hours of combat, Saddam's army h...
Rand Paul becomes radioactive
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Jun 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Almost half of Republican primary voters – 45 percent – said they could not see themselves supporting Kentucky Senator Rand Paul for president in a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll. 49 percent...
The majesty of the black church
by Rich Lowry
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
It shouldn't be a surprise that Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., has taken an unspeakable crime and made it the occasion for an astonishing Christian witness. In an u...
Has the state changed since 2001 flag vote?
by Sid Salter
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
STARKVILLE – In the wake of the tragic South Carolina mass shooting in a house of worship by a young white supremacist, public debate over the official symbolism of the Confederate battle flag in g...
Hillary and history
by Thomas Sowell
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
There are no sure things in politics, but Hillary Clinton is the closest thing to a sure thing to become the Democrats' candidate for president in 2016. This is one of the painful but inescapable s...
Is it time for civil disobedience of kludgeocratic bureaucracy?
by Michael Barone
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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. But the ...
Cultural cleansing of Christian males
by Pat Buchanan
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The culture war against Christianity is picking up speed. Recently, word came St. Louis University will remove a heroic-sized statue of Fr. Pierre-Jean De Smet S.J. from the front of Fusz Hall, whe...
Government will not solve racial problem
by Star Parker
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
When horrible things happen, such as the tragic mass murder that occurred at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, we try to understand because it is through understanding that we solve...
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