Promises will be hard to keep

President Donald Trump has achieved his first major legislative success this week with the passage of health care reform in the House. The bill...

Graduates need adults to be role models

Can there be a more-futile exercise than a commencement speech — or, for that matter, offering advice to soon-to-be-newly-minted graduates? Teenagers, no doubt dating back...

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...

Why Obamacare won and Trump lost

The collapse of the Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act is a monumental political defeat wrought by a party and a president...

End the denial about Trump

It should not have taken the death and injury of innocents to move our nation toward moral clarity. It should not have taken President...

A hilarious and elementary lesson on the burdens of progressivism

Life is exhausting — and daily choices are unbearably burdensome — for some Americans who are so comfortably situated that they have the time...

Religious right: A tribe of sycophants

WASHINGTON — At the Family Research Council’s recent Values Voter Summit, the religious right effectively declared its conversion to Trumpism. The president was received as...

Voters yearning for an end to Trump era

Tuesday’s Democratic sweep obliterated a series of outdated story lines in American politics and opened a new era. Forget those repetitious tales about some piece...

Is feminism the answer to sexual harassment?

So the friendly morning host with the warm smile was a serial sexual predator? He had a secret lock installed on his office door...

Are your children ready for childhood boot camp?

By LEO MORRIS Hoosier Opions On reading that Indiana lawmakers are considering lowering the compulsory school age from 7 to 5 years old, I immediately went...