Liars and cheats and tigers and bears

Operation Varsity Blues has unleashed a veritable orgy of stereotypes. “Entitled white kids” have been trending, along with told-you-so’s about how the...

Nancy Pelosi’s threat to free speech

The same Democrats outraged by Donald Trump’s alleged offenses against the First Amendment passed, as their first priority, a speech-restricting bill opposed...

If you’re serious about climate …

Do you ever wonder why people run for office? I mean, unless you’re a total cynic, you must assume that at least...

Let’s stay united against bigotry

The polling is imperfect, but it’s fair to say that more than 70 percent of American Jews and Muslims vote Democratic.

Mayor Pete’s story is going nationwide

At 9 Sunday evening, Mayor Pete truly went nationwide. That’s when Pete Buttigieg was featured on a televised CNN town hall.

There’s more! Democratic candidates are channeling late-night infomercials

A four-word phrase common on late-night television, exclaimed by announcers giddy about their offers: “Buy this kitchen...

What to do about the border crisis

Enough Republicans have said publicly that they will vote against President Donald Trump’s use of his emergency...

Trump is undermining Congress’s power of the purse. Republicans must vote to stop it.

In February 2016, while Donald Trump was busy sweeping the Republican presidential field, Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, led a group of conservatives...

The sad redundancy of ‘hate’ prosecution

Juxtaposition isn’t everything, but it’s an often-overlooked tool that can help us think about public events. It can be provocative, even illuminating....

Might the Democratic push for reparations benefit Trump?

Tiptoeing along the edge of caricature, Sen. Elizabeth Warren says: Native Americans should be “at the table” with African-Americans for a “robust...