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The left gambles with people's lives
by Thomas Sowell
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes life forces us to make decisions, even when we don't have enough information to know how the decision will turn out. The risks may be even greater when people make decisions for other peo...
Remembering a day that will life in infamy
by James F Burns
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The events of the past few minutes coursed through John Anderson’s mind like the hellish nightmare that it was. He had been assigned to set up chairs on the ship’s main deck for the Sunday morning ...
Trump redraws Midwest partisan lines
by Michael Barone
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Would any Republican besides Donald Trump have beaten Hillary Clinton and been elected the 45th president? It's an interesting question, not susceptible to a definitive answer but with consequences...
Fake news and war party lies
by Pat Buchanan
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
"I have in my possession a secret map, made in Germany by Hitler's government -- by the planners of the New World Order," FDR told the nation in his Navy Day radio address of Oct. 27, 1941. "It is ...
Remembering Pearl Harbor at 75
by Cal Thomas
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Only five of the 335 men who survived the unprovoked attack that sunk the USS Arizona on Dec. 7, 1941 remain alive. Donald Stratton, 94, is one of them. He has added to the historical knowledge of ...
No, the swamp won't be drained
by Rich Lowry
Dec 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
It wasn't quite "build the wall" or "lock her up," but "drain the swamp" was a signature Donald Trump slogan. It evoked visions of pinstripe-suit-wearing influence peddlers getting pulled from thei...
For secretary of state: John Bolton
by Cal Thomas
Dec 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
President-elect Donald Trump is reportedly considering seriously at least two men for the critical position of secretary of state. One, former presidential candidate Mitt Romney, has divided the Tr...
Term's 2nd year could see action on schools, roads
by Emily Pettus
Dec 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON (AP) — Mississippi lawmakers could be gearing up for the most productive portion of their current term. And, for better or worse, they're already discussing parts of an ambitious agenda for...
Democrats and the Nazi card
by Larry Elder
Dec 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., the odds-on favorite to become the Democratic National Committee's chairman, had a long association with the anti-Semitic Nation of Islam. He compared then-President Ge...
The Populist-nationalist tide rolls on
by Pat Buchanan
Dec 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Now that the British have voted to secede from the European Union and America has chosen a president who has never before held public office, the French appear to be following suit. In Sunday's run...
DeVos: A great pick for education secretary
by Star Parker
Dec 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
If the teachers unions are outraged by Donald Trump's selection of Betsy DeVos as the new secretary of education, our president-elect must have made a good choice. The two major unions are beside t...
Unless fillibuster ends, court won't change
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Dec 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Changing the Supreme Court is at the core of the Republican Party agenda this year. With one seat vacant and several other justices nearing retirement age, the men and women the president appoints ...
Can Democrats quit identity politics?
by Rich Lowry
Dec 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
For the Democrats, no activity is immune from reflexive accusations of sexism and racism, not even soul-searching. The initial postelection debate on the left has brought some tentative breaks with...
What will Trump do for infrastructure?
by Michael Barone
Dec 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
In May 1986, a 39-year-old Manhattan real estate developer named Donald Trump promised to get Wollman Rink in Central Park up and running -- something the city government, despite spending $13 mill...
Look at a real e-mail scandal
by Joe Conason
Dec 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
For well over a year, Donald Trump ranted constantly about the woman he smeared as "Crooked Hillary," insisting that her alleged disclosures of classified information -- although unintentional, har...
Lucinda lived flat-out
by Rheta Johnson
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Lucinda deserves an obituary. She was an unforgettable little dickens. Not even 20 pounds, such a mix that no breed dominated, the dog that appeared last Thanksgiving and didn't make it quite a yea...
The left's love affair with Fidel Castro
by Cal Thomas
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
In a statement following the death of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, President Obama spoke of "the countless ways in which (Castro) altered the course of individual lives, families, and of the Cuban ...
Self-Government in the wilderness
by Rich Lowry
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mayflower had a harrowing two months crossing the Atlantic. Its mast splintered in rough water and two people died, as supplies dwindled and passengers grew sick. It arrived in the New World la...
Trump's trade policy must put America first
by Pat Buchanan
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump's election triumph is among the more astonishing in history. Yet if he wishes to become the father of a new "America First" majority party, he must make good on his solemn promise: To ...
The arc of history doesn't always bend toward justice
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
History is on our side. That's a claim Barack Obama has made frequently, in his two successful campaigns for president and during his nearly eight years in office. It's a claim that looks a little ...