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Protectionism won't make America great
by Rich Lowry
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump is an optimist. He believes there is nothing wrong with America that autarky can't fix. Trump's trade speech was a high-octane assault on the American free-trade regime that has been a...
America's glorious failures
by Roger Simon
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Note to readers: This award-winning column was written July 4, 1976, and has been reprinted every year since. I have done some pretty awful things in the name of journalism. I have rushed up to int...
Brexit due to failure of elites
by Michael Barone
Jul 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Bigotry! Nativism! Racism! That's what elites in Britain, Europe and here have been howling, explanations for why 52 percent of a higher-than-general-election turnout of British voters voted for th...
Why Trump is routing free traders
by Pat Buchanan
Jul 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
In Tuesday's indictment of free trade as virtual economic treason, The Donald has really set the cat down among the pigeons. For, in denouncing NAFTA, the WTO, MFN for China and the Trans-Pacific P...
So what will Lynch get?
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Jul 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
What did Bill Clinton promise Loretta Lynch during their tete-a-tete on her plane as it sat on the tarmac in Phoenix, Arizona? Did they restrict their conversation to their grandchildren, travel an...
Campaign conversion?
by Cal Thomas
Jul 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Following a meeting between a group of evangelical leaders and Donald Trump last week, Dr. James Dobson, founder of Focus on the Family, was interviewed by Pennsylvania pastor Michael Anthony. Dobs...
Courts taking state’s HB 1523 apart
by Sid Salter
Jul 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
STARKVILLE — Federal courts are dismantling Mississippi’s legislative efforts to work around prior Supreme Court decisions on abortion rights and LGBTQ rights about as fast as state lawmakers can a...
Newspapers are on the front lines
by Wyatt Emmerich
Jul 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mississippi Press Association celebrated its 150th anniversary last week at the Golden Nugget casino in Biloxi. After the Mississippi Bar Association and the Mississippi State Medical Associati...
A vote for self-government
by Rich Lowry
Jun 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Democracy is too important to be left to the people. That is the global elite's collective reaction to Britain's vote to exit the European Union, which is being portrayed as the work of ill-informe...
A disastrous court decision on abortion
by Star Parker
Jun 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The Supreme Court's decision, striking down the Texas abortion law signed by Governor Rick Perry in 2013, is but the latest example of the lost, confused, sick nation we have become. In the words o...
Call me what you want
by Roger Simon
Jun 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Elizabeth Warren has blown it. In just one speech this week, she may have ended any chance she had to become Hillary Clinton's running mate. When the two took the stage at Cincinnati's Union Termin...
After Brexit, a Trump path to victory
by Pat Buchanan
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Some of us have long predicted the breakup of the European Union. The Cousins appear to have just delivered the coup de grace. While Scotland and Northern Ireland voted to remain in the EU, England...
Kris' birthday coming down
by Rheta Johnson
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
FISHTRAP HOLLOW – As soon as the heat dropped below 90 degrees one recent late afternoon – about 7 o'clock, really – I moved the CD player to the front porch, adjusted the fan just so and put my fe...
The fraud goes on
by Thomas Sowell
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Last week the Supreme Court of the United States voted that President Obama exceeded his authority when he granted exemptions from the immigration laws passed by Congress. But the Supreme Court als...
Britain to EU: Good riddance
by Cal Thomas
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Maybe it was those college courses on the history of Europe that soured me on the idea of a united continent. How could a conglomeration of nation states noted for invading each other, pillaging an...
Learn from 1964 Klan murder case
by Sid Salter
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
STARKVILLE – After 52 years, the announcement of the closing of the investigation of the murders of three civil rights workers in Neshoba County by members of the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan ...
Brexit earthquake hits Britain
by Michael Barone
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Earthquakes seldom hit the British Isles. But one did late Thursday night and early Friday morning, as the constituency returns started pouring in on the referendum to decide whether the United Kin...
A blow against government
by Rich Lowry
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Critics of Donald Trump worry what would happen if a man with little regard for the Constitution and a willingness to impose his personal will on a hot-button issue like immigration became presiden...
Hood, Reeves could headline 2019 race
by Jeff Amy
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON — The closing weeks of June have brought the first previews of what could be Mississippi's 2019 race for governor — Jim Hood versus Tate Reeves. At this time last year, Phil Bryant was crui...
Hire the best company
by Wyatt Emmerich
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A few weeks ago, I wrote about the private contract with IMS to manage the special one percent sales tax to fund improvements to Jackson’s infrastructure. It is a deal fraught with waste and cronyi...