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After the Confederates, Who’s Next?
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After the Confederates, Who’s Next?

On Sept. 1, 1864, Union forces under Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman, victorious at Jonesborough, burned Atlanta and began the March to the Sea where Sherman's troops looted and pillaged farms and towns all along the 300-mile road to Savannah. Captured in the ...
Pros and Cons of Trump’s Budget and Cons of Dem Demagoguery
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Pros and Cons of Trump’s Budget and Cons of Dem Demagoguery

Demagoguery and propaganda are enemies of good governance, but nowhere is that more apparent than in the federal budget, on which Democrats are shameless and too many Republicans are feckless. Sages from American history presciently predicted that our republ...
Western civilization in decline — Part 3:  We need to have more children as a cultural imperative!
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Western civilization in decline — Part 3: We need to have more children as a cultural imperative!

For several decades Europe has had a declining population because Europeans are not having enough children to sustain their culture and their socialistic way of life. The United States of America — the pinnacle of that magnificent Western civilization, a civil...
For California Pols Pondering White House Bid: Mission Impossible
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For California Pols Pondering White House Bid: Mission Impossible

For political reporters, writing hypothetical stories about which prospective candidate might run for what office is a break from more challenging hard news assignments. And the biggest speculative story is which Democrat will emerge from the pack to challenge...
Great Moments in Fake News ‘Journalism’
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Great Moments in Fake News ‘Journalism’

What about President Donald Trump's complaint about "fake news"? Let's look at some examples of "Great Moments in 'Journalism'" over the last few years. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., in an appearance on ABC's Sunday morning political show hosted by George Ste...
Late-Night Trump Hatred vs. Primetime News
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Late-Night Trump Hatred vs. Primetime News

The anti-Trump venom from the mainstream media has become so virulent that broadcasters and reporters alike risk becoming little more than extensions of the late-night “comedic” lineup, bashing the President without regard for truth or factual accuracy. ...
The Forgotten Slaughters of the Innocents
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The Forgotten Slaughters of the Innocents

For now, everyone knows the sonorous name and cherubic face of 8-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos. She's the littlest known victim of Monday night's jihad attack in Manchester, England. Her doe-eyed image spread as rapidly across social media as the #PrayForMan...