Why Can’t We Stop Terror?
June 19, 2016 Once again, the repulsive face of terror has appeared on our homeland, our own soil. It is not a headline in the news about what has happened in some other place in the worl. more »»
Will Orlando change anything?
June 18, 2016 However great the shock of the massacre in Orlando, it is only a matter of time before we start hearing again the fact-free dogma that ‘’diversity is our strength. more »»
Orlando is why we need surveillance
June 18, 2016 The FBI had the Orlando gunman under watch — twice — and, after much consideration, decided to stop following him. Was this a mistake? Obviously, tragically so. more »»
Trump is running as Trump. Surprise!
June 18, 2016 WASHINGTON — When in his 1964 GOP acceptance speech Barry Goldwater declared that “extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice,” a reporter sitting near journalist/historian Theodore White... more »»
June 17, 2016 Dear Readers: Recently, I asked you for your stories about how SPRING-CLEANING has been done in your family through the generations, and wow, did you respond! Here are just a few of them: “Dear... more »»
Purdue has the president America needs
June 17, 2016 WASHINGTON — Mitch Daniels, former governor of Indiana and current president of Purdue University, knows that no one in the audience is there to hear a commencement speaker. more »»
Decision time arrives for Sanders
June 17, 2016 WASHINGTONS — With the 2016 presidential primaries finally over, Bernie Sanders seems to be clinging to his surprisingly strong if losing campaign for the Democratic nomination essentially to keep... more »»
The Left’s Mobocracy
June 17, 2016 For years, the left has been desperate to paint conservatives as the real danger to civil society. Back in 2009, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security called conservatives a threat to safet. more »»
Hillary Clinton: The most qualified?
June 16, 2016 “Raymond Shaw is the kindest, bravest, warmest, most wonderful human being I’ve ever known in my life.” — Frank Sinatra, as Maj. Bennett Marco. “His brain has not only been washed, as they say .. more »»
Let the games begin
June 14, 2016 The three major political parties have their candidates now for the general election. The ad war is starting in earnest. more »»
Our milestone moment
June 14, 2016 On Tuesday night, after Hillary Clinton had delivered her first speech as the presumptive Democratic nominee for president, it didn’t take long for some of us expressing our joy over this historic... more »»
The remarkable Gordie Howe
June 14, 2016 Two singular athletes died in the past few days: Muhammad Ali and Gordie Howe. Justifiably renowned, Ali and Howe dominated their sports. more »»
Display a kind spirit
June 13, 2016 Dear Dave, My mom and dad filed bankruptcy recently and are on a fixed income of $2,200 a month. They gave up their house, and my wife and I helped them find an apartment. more »»
Why Trump must not apologize
June 13, 2016 “Never retreat. Never explain. Get it done and let them howl.” Donald Trump has internalized the maxim Benjamin Jowett gave to his students at Balliol who would soon be running the empire. more »»
History is watching
June 13, 2016 On Nov. 30, 1967, I stood in the caucus room of what is now called the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill and heard Sen. more »»