Daniel DePetris: Congress must weigh in on Yemen

The ongoing civil war in Yemen was instigated by the region’s major powers, with Iran on one side and a Saudi Arabia-led coalition of Persian Gu...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Jay Ambrose: It can be so, so hard for Washington to do what’s right

Jay Ambrose: It can be so, so hard for Washington to do what’s right

The Trump tax plan is currently under investigation and, some keen analysts are finding, could do more to revitalize the economy, lift up the poor and...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Cal Thomas: Why criticize Harvey Weinstein?

Cal Thomas: Why criticize Harvey Weinstein?

“Where there is no revelation, people cast off restraint; but blessed is the one who heeds wisdom’s instruction.” (Proverbs 29:18) A...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Jules Witcover: A chink in the NRA’s armor?

Jules Witcover: A chink in the NRA’s armor?

To the surprise of critics of the National Rifle Association’s stolid opposition to all manner of gun control, the principal gun lobby before Co...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Christine Flowers: Political posturing after Vegas is repellent

Christine Flowers: Political posturing after Vegas is repellent

At least with Sandy Hook, they waited a nanosecond before weighing in with the divisive sniping. Maybe it was the fact that children had been executed...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Jonah Goldberg: Politicians and guns — Follow the votes, not the money

Jonah Goldberg: Politicians and guns — Follow the votes, not the money

An old rule of thumb holds that when someone says it’s not about the money, it’s really about the money.But there are exceptions to almost...

October 10th, 2017 |  


A young person’s thoughts on the Las Vegas shooting

Last Sunday brought about the worst and the best traits of humanity.Stephen Paddock, 64, opened fire on a crowd during a Jason Aldean concert at about...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Jonah Goldberg: GOP base is beyond Trump’s control

Jonah Goldberg: GOP base is beyond Trump’s control

The conservative movement is caught in a Catch-22 of its own making. In the war against “the establishment” we have made being an outsider...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Patricia Murphy: More shootings, no difference

Patricia Murphy: More shootings, no difference

The numbers behind Sunday night’s shooting in Las Vegas tell the story: 58 people are dead. More than 500 are injured. The gunman, whom his brot...

October 5th, 2017 |  


If I didn’t have vertigo

If I didn’t have vertigo

(NOTE: Please note that this article was written on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017.)If I didn’t have Vertigo, I would be going to the races today at th...

October 4th, 2017 |