How stands John Winthrop’s “city upon a hill” this Thanksgiving? How stands the country that was to be “a light unto the nations”?
Does China really stand to truly threaten the USA in the same way the USSR did, to where we should consider war to prevent its expansion?
Mohammed bin Salman, or MBS, the 32-year-old son of the aging and ailing King Salman, is making too many enemies for his own good, or for ours.
Republican candidates will have to decide how close they wish to get to President Trump, or how far away they can risk going and survive.
The U.S. pre-eminence in the days of Desert Storm is history.
The spirit that produced the war in the 1860s, and lasting division in the 1960s, is abroad again. A great secession of the heart is underway.
The real indictment here is of the American political system, and the true tragedy is the decline of the Old Republic.
Trumpism is not a detour, after which we can all get back on the interstate to the New World Order.
The Post says: Confront Assad and Iran now or fight them later. Trump is being led to the Rubicon. If he crosses, he joins Bush II in the history books.
What we see in Europe today is people who, belatedly recognizing this, have begun to “rage, rage, against dying of the light.”
With his declaration Friday that the Iran nuclear deal is not in the national interest, President Donald Trump may have put us on the road to war with Iran.
To never-Trumpers this is pure blasphemy. Yet the similarities are there.
To attend the Colts game where Peyton Manning’s number was to be retired, Vice President Mike Pence, a former governor of Indiana, flew back from Las Vegas.
Paddock murdered 59 people he did not know and against whom he had no grievance. How did he come to be a man who treated fellow humans as vermin?
What holds us together when issues of race, religion, ethnicity, culture, history and politics appear to be pulling us ever further apart?
What is taking place today is a growing alienation of one-half of the country from the other, a growing belief of millions of Americans that our society has become morally sick.
If we do not cure ourselves of this interventionist addiction, it will end our republic. When did we dethrone our God and divinize democracy?
Sundays with the NFL, as a day of family and friends, rest and respite from the name-calling nastiness of American politics, is over.
Who violently disrupts political rallies, on campuses and off? Who engages in mob violence after almost every police shooting of a black suspect?
Amnesty would pull the rug out from under all the folks at those rallies who cheered Trump’s promise to preserve the country they grew up in.
Tribalism appears to be doing to the Bush New World Order what it did to Mikhail Gorbachev’s Soviet Union.
In the days of Henry Clay and Daniel Webster, Congress was a rival to even strong presidents. Those days are long gone.
By setting off a 100-kiloton bomb, after firing a missile over Japan, Kim Jong Un has gotten the world’s attention.
In inflation-adjusted dollars, the cost of Harvey will exceed that of the Marshall Plan, which rebuilt Europe after World War II…
Seven months into the Trump presidency, the promise of a new Republican era has receded. Because the GOP coalition has gone to battle stations — against itself..