Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The Spirit of 1968

The Battle of Michigan Avenue is finally over, and it was won by the protesters. The lopsided fight between anti-war demonstrators and the brutish police...

Impeachment is just a liberal fantasy

Michael Cohen’s decision to plead guilty for making hush-money payments on Donald Trump’s behalf has raised the prospect that if Democrats take control of...

The GOP is monkeyed up

There comes a point when even the most indulgent listener must doubt whether political figures deserve the benefit of the doubt. Ron DeSantis, that...

John McCain – courageous conscience of the U.S. Senate

“Make us to choose the harder right instead of the easier wrong.” This line from West Point’s Cadet Prayer sums up the career of...

John McCain and the last of human freedoms

Few politicians who fail to win the presidency are subsequently judged to be giants in our history. Among the select few are Robert F. Kennedy,...

Questions for Kavanaugh

Senate Republicans and Democrats are at daggers drawn over confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Instead, they should unsheathe some questions designed...

Trump should come clean

If it wasn’t obvious before, it should be now: President Donald Trump is in an impeachment fight. It hasn’t fully ripened yet. That won’t happen...

‘How can you stay?’

The major disgrace of America’s Catholic bishops was to foster a culture in which priests sexually assaulted children and were then sent on to...

Trump and Braun in the days of zero tolerance

When Attorney General Curtis Hill left the Indiana Republican Convention in Evansville last June, social conservatives were whispering in his ear about a potential...

It’s all about ‘Imperial Me’

An avid fan of President Trump, she carried a red Make America Great Again hat in the backseat of her car. But when she...