Are women and men not to be allowed to make different decisions as to how they choose to spend their time and live their lives?
Few, if any, of the most fashionable notions about the police, minorities and the criminal justice system can withstand an examination of hard facts.
Chief among those who generate this poisonous atmosphere are career race hustlers like Al Sharpton, as well as President Obama.
Today, too many Americans take freedom for granted, as just another entitlement, something that does not require them to take any personal responsibility.
While many laws and policies sacrifice some people for the sake of other people, affirmative action manages to harm blacks, whites, Asians and others…
Tragically, gun control has become one of those fact-free issues that spawn outbursts of emotional rhetoric and mutual recriminations about the National Rifle Association or the Second Amendment.
sense of American unity is being undermined by the reckless polarization of group identity politics. That affects not only how Americans see themselves, but how others in our midst see America.
People in a number of countries are coming up with new proposals on the theme of government-provided income – relieving people from personal responsibility…
Conservatives & libertarians of high intelligence & high principles are advocating government programs that relieve people of the necessity of working…
Socialism sounds great. It has always sounded great. And it will probably always continue to sound great…
This is the season of college Commencement speeches — an art form that has seldom been memorable, but has increasingly become toxic in recent times…
This year’s general election will offer a choice between a thoroughly corrupt liar and an utterly irresponsible egomaniac.
Today one can literally go from kindergarten to becoming a graduate student seeking a Ph.D., without ever hearing a vision of the world that conflicts with the vision of the left..
If a third party candidate could divide the vote enough to prevent anyone from getting an electoral college majority, that would throw the election into the House of Representatives..
One of history’s painful ironies is how often people on the brink of disaster can be preoccupied with trivialities.
A President of the United States has many heavy responsibilities beyond building a wall and fighting the Republican establishment.
Political parties are private institutions. They exist to choose candidates they think can win. How they do it is their business. Nobody has a Constitutional “right” to choose a party’s nominees.
The success of campaign lies depends ultimately on how willing the public is to be stampeded without bothering to stop and think.
The Republicans in Wisconsin who were scared of the possibility of Trump as President were on to something. Should we all be scared?
This country is at a dangerous crossroads. We got here by electing a president on the basis of glib words and boastful promises. We cannot afford to repeat that mistake.
The same arguments as the Democrats are making today, are the same arguments as the Republicans were making in the past…
Liberals & conservatives see racial issues differently, which they do. But these differences have too often been seen as simply those on the right being racist & those on the left not…
Charismatic leaders who articulated the just grievances of the people have often risen to power on the basis of that talent alone. And those who put them in power have often paid a catastrophic price.
At last we have reached the point where we can say, “Next year this time, Obama will not be president.”
The Republican establishment is not about to go down that road, they don’t want Cruz to become the Republican candidate either…
What prevents the anti-Trump majority from coming together in support of one candidate who can defeat Trump? Only narrow political squabbles…
Voters have a responsibility too. They might well ask themselves: Do I plan to use my vote to vent my emotions or to try to help save this country???
But what about the fate of millions of black people, and how that will be affected by the way Hillary Clinton is trying to get their votes?
Who would not want to live in a world where college was free, along with many other things, and where government guaranteed our happiness?
Republicans could end up with a candidate who cannot even get a majority of Republicans’ votes, much less a majority of the votes in the general population vote…
During this election year, we are destined to hear many words that are toxic in the way they misrepresent reality and substitute fantasies that can win votes.
Senator Ted Cruz’s upset victory against Donald Trump has robbed “The Donald” of his stock answer to any criticism from rivals— that he is winning and his critics are losers…
Will this November’s presidential election come down to a choice between a felon and a pied piper?
Some candidates have no real chance of winning the nomination, much less the general election. A lot of people need to grow up, & to do something for this country that has done so much for them.
An earlier groupthink assumption was that groups that did not succeed as often, or as well, were genetically inferior. But is our current groupthink assumption based on any more hard evidence?
Today’s big puzzle is how so many otherwise rational people have become enamored of Donald Trump, projecting onto him virtues and principles that he clearly does not have, and ignoring gross…..
After months of watching all sorts of political polls, we are finally just a few weeks away from actually beginning to see some voting in primary elections.
No one has messed with the Constitution more or longer than the political left, over the past hundred years…
Those who have been marveling at Donald Trump’s political showmanship were given a reminder of who is the top showman of them all,,, President Barack Obama.
I wish someone would issue some insights to engineers designing computerized products and services.