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Politically correct summer camp

Dear Mom and Dad, It’s been less than a week since you dropped me off at summer camp. You better come get me ‘cause I’m...

The big lies about health care

To succeed in gutting health coverage for millions of Americans, Senate Republican leaders need to get a series of lies accepted as truth. Journalists...

A high stakes health reform vote at hand

Freshman Republican U.S. Sen. Todd Young articulated this month what should be a no-brainer: The looming health care reform legislation should be a bipartisan...

A Democratic blind spot on culture

How much do Democrats really want to defeat Donald Trump? It’s worth asking in the wake of the latest Democratic failure to notch an electoral...

A victory for party, not Trump

What we learned from Tuesday’s special congressional election in Georgia is that there is no magical solution to the country’s Trump problem. This will...

Stopping Kim Jong Un

Otto Warmbier’s death is one of hundreds of thousands at the hands of the most brutal regime in the world, North Korea’s. The American student...

Let us plunge toward our fast-unfolding future

In 1859, when Manhattan still had many farms, near the Battery on the island’s southern tip The Great American Tea Company was launched. It...

How the Northwest Ordinance shaped Indiana

“When I drew the (Northwest) Ordinance ... I had no idea the states would agree to the sixth article, prohibiting slavery.” -- Nathan Dane...

Yes, hate speech is free speech

With the left feverishly attempting to squash unwelcome speech on college campuses, with the president of the United States musing about tightening libel laws,...

Confronting the opioid crisis

The Michigan House took an important step last week in the battle to rein in opioid abuse. The House passed legislation that would: create an...