Thursday, September 19, 2019

Responsibilities of nation’s media run two directions

I was chatting with a group of students the other day when one of them looked me in the eye and commented, “You’re very...

Why dialogue matters — even in the Trump era

If President Trump’s survival tactics depend upon dividing the country into warring camps, does this mean his opponents have an interest in bringing the...

Democrat’s dishonesty hands Trump a win

How evil is MS-13? Last year, two gang members in Texas reportedly murdered a teenage girl as an offering to Satan. According to prosecutors,...

We dodged bullets (and body bags) in Noblesville

We’ve all had that feeling of veering in heavy traffic and just missing a major collision. If your family was strapped in behind you,...

Children, ‘animals’ and immigrants

Maybe you’ve seen the video of the hero the French have dubbed “Spider-Man.” When he saw a toddler dangling off a fourth-story balcony, he...

Roseanne’s lunacy is nothing new

Valerie Jarrett, the former Obama aide targeted by Roseanne Barr, says the comedienne’s train wreck should be a “teaching moment.” And so it should...

Thank Republicans for your Right to Try

Imagine the horror of learning you have a terminal illness for which science has not yet come up with a treatment. Now imagine receiving...

The opposite of war isn’t peace; it’s trade

Over this past weekend most of us found occasion to pause and honor those who died in America’s conflicts. Pastors and politicians spoke of...

How McConnell is winning the game

Franklin Roosevelt, afflicted by the disease at age 39, died in April 1945 at the polio recuperation facility he had created in Warm Springs,...

Todd Young among those failing ‘the Penny Test’

You’ve likely run into this little riddle before: Would you rather have $1 million or an amount that results from starting with a penny...