Blame us for government shutdown

Blame us for government shutdown

If we don’t like what is happening in Washington — and few do — the blame must be placed squarely where it belongs. It is “we ...

January 24th, 2018 |  


‘Illegal’ immigration less than a century old

When Nathalie Gumpertz arrived in New York in 1858, she was 22, single and ready to build a life in her new country. Without thinking twice about her ...

January 24th, 2018 |  


What Democrats won’t tell you about GOP tax cut

In an effort to keep up with their self-described “resistance” movement, California Democrats are engaged in a full-fledged attack against...

January 23rd, 2018 |  



Sessions far from winning over African-Americans

Sessions far from winning over African-Americans

Attorney General Jeff Sessions gave a Martin Luther King Jr. Day address that touched on the aspects of his own Old South life when he witnessed so mu...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


Sessions far from winning over African-Americans

Sessions far from winning over African-Americans

Attorney General Jeff Sessions gave a Martin Luther King Jr. Day address that touched on the aspects of his own Old South life when he witnessed so mu...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


Trump’s assertive policies rally Iranian support for the Ayatollahs

The Trump administration’s non-strategic role in the Middle East and Iran’s “controlled democracy” plays into Winston Churchil...

January 22nd, 2018 |  


Trump’s stance gives hope to an Iranian majority that longs for freedom

The contrast couldn’t have been sharper: In 2009, as Iranians took to the street, they chanted, “Obama, Obama, either you’re with us...

January 22nd, 2018 |  


Your Pastor Speaks: Am I my brother’s keeper?

Your Pastor Speaks: Am I my brother’s keeper?

This week I listened as Dr. Lawrence Reddick III spoke at the Martin Luther King Jr Breakfast Celebration. He shared about growing up in Alabama and b...

January 19th, 2018 |  


The Judge: All the way to the Supremes

The Judge: All the way to the Supremes

“Deciding not to decide is, of course, among the most important things done by the Supreme Court. It takes a lot of doing, but it can be done.&#...

January 19th, 2018 |  


What the baseball hall of fame can teach us about elections

Would ballot-box behavior change if people knew more precisely how their fellow citizens planned to vote?It’s a question that still haunts Democ...

January 19th, 2018 |