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Obama makes odd choices
by Michael Barone
Jul 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Is the world back to where it was around the year 1800? One could come to that conclusion after reading British historian John Darwin's recent book "After Tamerlane," which assesses the rises and f...
The anti-politician
by Pat Buchanan
Jul 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
At the declaration by Donald Trump that he is a candidate for the presidential nomination of the Republican Party, media elites of left and right reacted with amusement, anger and disgust. Though h...
How Bill Clinton duped the State Department
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Jul 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In 2011, Bill Clinton had a problem. He had already figured out how to parlay his reputation into income by giving speeches. But, now, with his wife serving as secretary of state and a Democrat in ...
The next gay marriage battle
by Rich Lowry
Jul 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Everyone knows where the debate over gay marriage is going next. Now that the Supreme Court has imposed its edict on the land, the question is whether religious institutions and people of faith wil...
Same-sex marriage is only the beginning
by Cal Thomas
Jul 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
"Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning." What Winston Churchill said in 1942 following a British military victory in North A...
Supreme Court disasters
by Thomas Sowell
Jul 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people are looking at the recent Supreme Court decisions about ObamaCare and same-sex marriage in terms of whether they think these are good or bad policies. That is certainly a legitimate con...
South’s heritage includes reputation for gentility
by Charlie Mitchell
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
OXFORD — One stereotype we Southerners love to hear praises our collective gentility. We open doors for ladies. We say yes ma’am and no sir. When a friend’s momma dies, we send flowers and food. Wh...
Clinton's weakness in important states
by Michael Barone
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Hillary Clinton has relaunched her campaign on Roosevelt Island with a 4,687-word speech. But it's not clear whether she and her husband, Bill Clinton, can win four presidential elections as Frankl...
Brake for books
by Rheta Johnson
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Location, location, location. That applies to Little Free Libraries as well as real estate, the official Library literature says. Must be true. So far, nobody has bothered to take a single book fro...
Marriage ruling faces procedural roadblock
by Sid Salter
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
STARKVILLE – Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood said Friday that the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark decision that same-sex couples can marry nationwide isn’t immediately applicable in Mississippi...
Confederate emblem affects election dynamic
by Emily Wagster Pettus
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON — The racially sensitive topic of the Confederate battle emblem on the Mississippi flag was clearly was not on Republican Gov. Phil Bryant's agenda entering this election year. Debate is un...
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