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Behind Trump’s Exasperation
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Behind Trump’s Exasperation

At the G-7 summit in Canada, President Donald Trump described America as "the piggy bank that everybody is robbing." After he left Quebec, his director of Trade and Industrial Policy, Peter Navarro, added a few parting words for Prime Minister Justin Trudea...
Is Mayor de Blasio an Anti-Asian Bigot?
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Is Mayor de Blasio an Anti-Asian Bigot?

"Though New York City has one of the most segregated schools systems in the country," writes Elizabeth Harris of The New York Times, until now, Mayor Bill de Blasio "was all but silent on the issue." He was "reluctant even to use the word 'segregation.'" ...
What changed? Guns or Americans
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What changed? Guns or Americans

Having enjoyed my 82nd birthday, I am part of a group of about 50 million Americans who are 65 years of age or older. Those who are 90 or older were in school during the 1930s. My age cohort was in school during the 1940s. Baby boomers approaching their 70s we...
Supreme Court: Be Polite When You Violate Others’ Rights
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Supreme Court: Be Polite When You Violate Others’ Rights

This week, the Supreme Court ruled on the Masterpiece Cakeshop case. That case involved a religious Christian man, Jack Phillips, who decorates cakes for a living. Two men came into his shop one day and demanded that Phillips decorate a cake for their same-sex...
Will More Blacks Vote Republican?
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Will More Blacks Vote Republican?

As we churn through primary season, laying the framework for November's elections, we're seeing the emergence of a new face of the Democratic Party — more progressive, more left wing. The Democratic Party is delivering more candidates around the nation like...
As the gay times roll, the Supremes stop the music
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As the gay times roll, the Supremes stop the music

The Supreme Court can sometimes twist itself into a pretzel to write law. The court on Monday upheld again the Constitutional principle that freedom of speech includes the right not to speak, but it all but apologized for saying so. The court ruled on narro...
Boehner’s Right — It’s Trump’s Party Now
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Boehner’s Right — It’s Trump’s Party Now

"There is no Republican Party. There's a Trump party," John Boehner told a Mackinac, Michigan, gathering of the GOP faithful last week. "The Republican Party is kind of taking a nap somewhere." Ex-Speaker Boehner should probably re-check the old party's pul...
NFL Proves Trump is a Threat to the Leftist Elite
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NFL Proves Trump is a Threat to the Leftist Elite

It required a high level of self-absorption and a correspondingly low grasp of irony for bench-warming quarterback Colin Kaepernick to begin protesting "racial injustice" during the Obama administration. In all of recorded history there have been exactly tw...
Roseanne, Trump and the Myth of Conservatives’ Racism
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Roseanne, Trump and the Myth of Conservatives’ Racism

Roseanne Barr posted what many are convinced was a racist tweet, and ABC summarily canceled her sitcom. As Roseanne is considered a Donald Trump supporter and Trump is widely accused of racism, people are loosely smearing Trump as responsible for her, however ...
Capitalism vs. Socialism
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Capitalism vs. Socialism

Several recent polls, plus the popularity of Sen. Bernie Sanders, demonstrate that young people prefer socialism to free market capitalism. That, I believe, is a result of their ignorance and indoctrination during their school years, from kindergarten through ...