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Tribalism marches on
by Pat Buchanan
Sep 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently, a columnist-friend, Matt Kenney, sent me a 25-year-old newspaper with his chiding that my column had been given better play. Both had run in The Orange County Register on June 30, 1991. "...
Trump makes the option play
by Cal Thomas
Sep 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
What just happened? President Trump cut a deal with Democrats to pay for hurricane damage relief and raise the debt ceiling without getting anything in return, except the temporary avoidance of a g...
Would you have evacuated in the Florida Keys?
by Dr. Glenn Mollette
Sep 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Multitudes of people are suffering through the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Florida. The Keys and the Caribbean Islands are devastated. Other parts of Florida are suffering from damage and no ele...
Moving the goal posts on racism
by Larry Elder
Sep 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
In 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. appeared on a BBC news show. The host asked King about Attorney General Robert Kennedy's prediction, an audacious one at the time, that a black man could be elec...
Republican frustrations could doom their majority
by Michael Barone
Sep 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The Founding Fathers didn't expect that serving in Congress would be a lifetime career. And for a century, it mostly wasn't. The first election in which more than half the incumbent members of the ...
Trump makes deft move on DACA
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Sep 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
By now, it has occurred to President Donald Trump that if he lets Congress do what it wants, it will do nothing. Any legislation he proposes will end up DOA, a casualty of gridlock. Hence the brill...
The Schumer option is a dead end
by Rich Lowry
Sep 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
President Donald Trump is looking for a congressional leader he likes. Mitch McConnell has been found wanting, so now the president is flirting with Chuck Schumer. Trump sided with Schumer and Nanc...
Feinstein wages war on Christian judges
by Star Parker
Sep 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Seems that for Senator Dianne Feinstein, being a believing Catholic is enough to disqualify a candidate for a federal judgeship. Feinstein stated as such at confirmation hearings for Notre Dame law...
Summer adventure turned tide of American history
by Charlie Mitchell
Sep 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
OXFORD  — Summer was a happy time in the Mississippi Delta for 12-year-old Simeon Wright. It only became happier when Wright and his brothers were told a cousin, Bobo, would be visiting from Chicag...
State repays debt from Katrina by helping others
by Sen. Roger Wicker
Sep 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
In August 2005, when Hurricane Katrina slammed into our state, people around the country were ready to help. Mississippians witnessed an outpouring of kindness from strangers that has not been forg...
The Mafia and the migrants
by Cal Thomas
Sep 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
ROME -- I spotted them on my way to dinner with a friend near Castel Gandolfo. They are migrants from Africa, sitting by the side of the road outside a "temporary" residence that, for many, appears...
Harvey, Irma and 911, We can replace the stuff
by Dr. Glenn Mollette
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Harvey and Irma have been bad news to all in their paths. Lives have sadly been lost, houses demolished and personal items blown or washed away. Such horrific acts of nature remind us tha...
Pickering's school funding ideas cut against grain
by Jeff Amy
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON — Legislative leaders recently said that they'd still like to rewrite Mississippi's public school funding formula, and urged people with ideas to speak up. State Auditor Stacey Pickering di...
Can Trump and Democrats deal on immigration?
by Michael Barone
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Can President Donald Trump and the Republican-majority Congress make a deal? That's a question raised by the announcement that the Trump administration will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Ar...
Harvey shows America's colorblind spirit
by Larry Elder
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Harvey reveals an America that many in the media seem not to know exists: a multi-ethnic, multiracial country where people, for the most part, get along. For those who claim that Presiden...
Turn off the TV, Mr. President
by Rich Lowry
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump is the first president in U.S. history to have been baited into undermining his own negotiating position by negative TV coverage. Less than 12 hours after Attorney General Jeff Session...
On taxes and immigration, look to Hungary
by Cal Thomas
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BUDAPEST -- Congress has returned to Washington after another unearned vacation and faces at least two immediate challenges, in addition to the familiar ritual of raising the debt ceiling. Presiden...
Still think man's the higher species?
by Ray Mosby
Sep 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
“Woke up this morning. Put on my slippers, walked in the kitchen and died…”—John Prine  ROLLING FORK —As I write this, I am working on the American holiday created for and celebrated by folks not h...
People continue to freak out over GMOs
by Lenore Skenazy
Sep 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
It all began when a neighbor of filmmaker Scott Hamilton Kennedy's sent a text asking whether she could borrow some organic milk. Kennedy texted back, "You can borrow some milk, but I don't have or...
Trump dumps the do-nothing congress
Sep 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump is president today because he was seen as a doer not a talker. Among the most common compliments paid him in 2016 was, "At least he gets things done!" And it was exasperation with a di...