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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...
Black vs. Blue in America
by Pat Buchanan
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Half a century ago this summer, the Voting Rights Act was passed, propelled by Bloody Sunday at Selma Bridge. The previous summer, the Civil Rights Act became law on July 2. We are in the 7th year ...
The southern lie
by Rich Lowry
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
It is telling that the South Carolina governor who called for the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the grounds of the state Capitol is a woman, an Indian-American – and a Republican. The...
Foreign policy downplayed in announcement speeches
by Michael Barone
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
American presidents have greater leeway on foreign policy than on domestic issues. Just see how President Obama is forging ahead to an agreement with Iran opposed by large majorities in Congress an...
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