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South Africa Question
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South Africa Question

South Africa has been thrown into the news because of President Donald Trump's recent tweet that he instructed his secretary of state to "closely study" alleged land seizures from white farmers in South Africa. Earlier this year, a land confiscation motion ...
Death Be Not Loud
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Death Be Not Loud

Question: What is more cringe-inducing than a celebrity funeral? Answer: Two back-to-back celebrity funerals. The ghoulish twin spectacles last week memorializing Aretha Franklin and John McCain brought out the worst in family, friends and frenemies. No ...
The Left’s Long War on Conservative Free Speech
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The Left’s Long War on Conservative Free Speech

In the competition of ideas, you can't win the game if you're not on the playing field. That's why Silicon Valley bigwigs' stubborn refusal to put business above their own personal partisan biases doesn't just rankle. It reeks. Equal access to social media ...
Do Democrats Want an Impeachment Fight?
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Do Democrats Want an Impeachment Fight?

"If anyone is looking for a good lawyer," said President Donald Trump ruefully, "I would strongly suggest that you don't retain the services of Michael Cohen." Michael Cohen is no Roy Cohn. Tuesday, Trump's ex-lawyer, staring at five years in prison, pled g...
The Democrats’ Latest Ploy to Obstruct Kavanaugh’s Confirmation
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The Democrats’ Latest Ploy to Obstruct Kavanaugh’s Confirmation

Democrats figure that if they can't yet get enough impeachment traction from the Michael Cohen and Paul Manafort cases, they'll at least be able to delay Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court. Apart from whether the cases of his personal...
Bad Men, Good Presidents
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Bad Men, Good Presidents

With the continuing hysteria about Donald Trump's presidency, a few questions come to mind. The first: Can a bad man become a good president? The second: Does one's being a good man guarantee he'll be a good president? Third: Does having a good president requi...
Leftists Live in a World of Alternative Reality
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Leftists Live in a World of Alternative Reality

The American left has so many people vying to be the Alternative Reality poster child that it may be difficult to pick a winner. In recent weeks, we've seen a slew of entries: Hillary Clinton on Wednesday praised an 11-year-old schoolgirl in Maryland who...
Time for the Rest of Us to Unfriend the Media
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Time for the Rest of Us to Unfriend the Media

The news media has a shaky grasp of the Constitution. It's true the 1st Amendment promises freedom of the press, but the Constitution does not promise immunity to criticism. President Trump is free to voice his opinion of journalists. The president has some...
Trump Holds the High Ground on Security Clearances
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Trump Holds the High Ground on Security Clearances

In backing John Brennan's right to keep his top-secret security clearance, despite his having charged the president with treason, the U.S. intel community has chosen to fight on indefensible terrain. Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper se...
Facebook bans ‘masculine men,’ ‘moderate Muslim’ videos
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Facebook bans ‘masculine men,’ ‘moderate Muslim’ videos

After the nonprofit education site PragerU published its latest conservative content, Facebook reportedly “shadow banned” nine politically incorrect posts and completely deleted videos on “masculine men” and “moderate Muslims” it labeled as “hate speech” – plu...