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Neshoba Fair could shape Senate race
by Emily Wagster Pettus
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON -- Mississippi's 2014 U.S. Senate race has been dominated by a bitter Republican primary that never seems to end. One of the state's largest political gatherings, the Neshoba County Fair, c...
When not meddling itself, government protects our privacy
by Charlie Mitchell
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
OXFORD -- Want privacy? Get a typewriter. Came across an article last week saying that’s what higher-ups in Germany are considering in the wake of reports that America’s National Security Agency is...
Bordering on madness
by Thomas Sowell
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In a recent confrontation between protesters against the illegal flood of unaccompanied children into the United States and counter-protests by some Hispanic group, one man from the latter group sa...
Black voter participation not a step backward
by Sid Salter
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Back in 1995 in the film “The American President,” Michael Douglas delivered a speech answering a rival that for many defined the cynical, hardball nature of politics in our country when he said th...
Obama's hilarious lawlessness
by Rich Lowry
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
President Barack Obama styles himself a wit, and some of his best material lately has to do with his abuse of his powers. "As long as they're doing nothing, I'm not going to apologize for doing som...
Are black voters turning on Obama
by Cal Thomas
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
It may be too soon to label it a trend and there is insufficient data to confirm it, but President Obama and his party may be losing their iron grip on their most loyal and enthusiastic voting bloc...
The Brazil of North America
by Patrick Buchanan
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To observe the decades-long paralysis of America's political elite in controlling her borders calls to mind the insight of James Burnham in 1964 -- "Liberalism is the ideology of Western suicide." ...
Obama uses liberalism to coerce
by Michael Barone
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Liberals just aren't very liberal these days. The word "liberal" comes from the Latin word meaning freedom, and in the 19th century, liberals in this country and abroad stood for free speech, free ...
Don't fence me in
by Cal Thomas
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
At last, an Obama administration official has come out in favor of a fence. He promises it will bring security to people on both sides of the border. Unfortunately, Philip Gordon, National Security...
Internet taxes, internet sales taxes are two different things
by Sid Salter
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The U.S. House voted Tuesday to make permanent the 1998 moratorium on new state and local taxes on access to internet services. The 1998 moratorium was a reaction to state and local government atta...
Union drama at the Metropolitan Opera
by Rich Lowry
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The fat lady will sing -- but only in strict keeping with the work rules set out by the American Guild of Musical Artists. The Metropolitan Opera has a labor problem. Personnel expenses account for...
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