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GOP abortion bill: Right ends but wrong means
by Cal Thomas
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
As thousands descended on Washington last week for the annual "March for Life," the Republican House of Representatives was busy watering down an antiabortion bill that restricted abortions after 2...
Are today's millennials a new victorian generation?
by Michael Barone
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Public policymakers and political pundits tend to focus on problems – understandably, because if things are going right they aren't thought to need attention. Yet positive developments can teach us...
The Persians are coming
by Pat Buchanan
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
"The Iranians are on the march," warned John McCain Sunday. "Iran is building a new Persian Empire," echoed Col. Ralph Peters. So alarmed is Speaker Boehner, he invited Bibi Netanyahu to come and c...
When politics defy reality
by Ben Carson
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In his recent State of the Union address, President Obama was upbeat and inspiring, particularly if a listener had no prior knowledge of his many speeches that were quite similar but bore no fruit....
Random thoughts
by Thomas Sowell
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Random thoughts on the passing scene: Who says President Obama doesn't promote bipartisanship? His complicity in Iran's moving toward nuclear bombs has alarmed some top Senate Democrats enough to g...
What's the alternative to funding education?
by David Hampton
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
What is the alternative? State lawmakers may think that will be the question voters will be asking about the language in a proposed constitutional amendment on education funding. But voters may be ...
Winston Churchill: A man for all times
by Cal Thomas
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
LONDON – It is an old debating point: Do the times make the man, or does the man make the times? In the case of Winston Churchill, whose death 50 years ago Saturday the British are remembering with...
Freedom can't be taken for granted
by Wyatt Emmerich
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Freedom cannot be taken for granted. The terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo brings that into perspective. In America, it is so easy to forget that much of the world is not free. In China, bloggers a...
Obama's foolish Gitmo fixation
by Rich Lowry
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
President Barack Obama's State of the Union address was an advertisement for his ideological fixity, and so he reiterated his unbending determination to close down the prison facility at Guantanamo...
Obama's attempt to turn the page is undermined
by Michael Barone
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
It's not in the printed text, but the most revealing words in President Obama's seventh State of the Union address came near the end. After the scripted line, "I have no more campaigns to run," eli...
GOP clown car runs into ditch
by Roger Simon
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
DES MOINES, Iowa – The Republican Party's clown car has become a clown van. With nearly two dozen possible presidential candidates, the GOP is having a seriousness deficit. There can't possibly be ...
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