Unsophisticated rambling,” “simplistic,” “reckless.”
The verdict about Donald J. Trump’s foreign policy, unveiled after his five-for-five victory in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Rhode Island and Connecticut, was handed down by vested interests: members of the military-media-think tank complex.
People like Former … Read the rest
There are only two men in the 2016 presidential race: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
Like or dislike her, there’s no questioning Hillary’s manly bona fides. Mrs. Clinton is as tough as she’s philosophically misguided.
At the first Democratic … Read the rest
The reader should know that I cringe as I write this first-person account.
Why the disclaimer?
Opinion differs about how often to use the first person pronoun in various genres of writing. Certainly its overuse in opinion writing is a … Read the rest
There’s a difference between (small r) republican principles and the Republican Party’s rules of procedure. But National Review neoconservative Jonah Goldberg doesn’t see it.
Or, maybe Goldberg is using America’s founding, governing principles to piggyback the Republican Party’s oft revised … Read the rest
In the 1990s, broadcaster Charles Sykes wrote an important book called A Nation Of Victims: The Decay of the American Character.
Fast forward to 2016, and Mr. Sykes is defending a character on grounds he once rejected in his trailblazing … Read the rest
“I think Islam hates us,” said Donald J. Trump days before the last, March 10 debate in Coral Gables, Miami.
To mainstream media, this was a body blow as big as the blasts at the Brussels airport and metro station, … Read the rest
With his decisive victory on Super Tuesday II (March 15), Trump is already winning for America.
We’ve won a reprieve. There will be no 13th Republican debate. It was cancelled by the candidate. Megyn Kelly can save her new outfit … Read the rest
Mitt gives Mormons (whom I love) a bad name. I thought Mormons weren’t meant to bad-mouth others. Yet Mitt had nothing but bad things to say about Donald Trump, who is political tabula rasa, and has never passed a … Read the rest
Donald Trump has buried George W. Bush, for good. Or so we hope.
This might not be “Morning in America,” but it is a moral victory for values in America. Somewhere in those Judeo-Christian values touted by “values voters” is … Read the rest
Making America great again, the theme of Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign, depends on dispelling the myths and myth-making that made America bad.
Beginning with George W. Bush.
Said Saint Augustine: “The confession of evil works is the first beginning of … Read the rest