“America is never wholly herself unless she is engaged in high moral principle.” – George H.W. Bush, 41st U.S. President
There are people in our lives who, despite not personally knowing, cause you to feel connected to them. It comes through their words and their … Read More
“…my two greatest assets have been mental stability and being, like, really smart… genius….and a very stable genius at that!” – Donald J. Trump, January 6, 2018
On Thanksgiving Day, President Trump was asked what he was most thankful for.
“for having a great family, … Read More
After spending a week in Boston, I came away refreshed from tours of the Freedom Trail, the North Church, Boston’s original State House and Faneuil Hall, often referred to as The Cradle of Liberty.
Prior to the Revolutionary War, thousands stood in that great … Read More
Cartoon by Friedrich Graetz, published in Puck in 1882. (Library of Congress)
In the run-up to the midterms on Tuesday, President Trump has been hitting the campaign trail, hitting Democrats, and anyone else in his way, about the dangers from a group of Central American … Read More
The political poison that has infected the electorate can no longer be ignored.
Each incident – from the shooting of congressional Republicans on a baseball field last year, to the venomous Senate hearings last month – raises the threat toward greater violence.
Given the most … Read More
Eighteenth century French philosopher Voltaire once observed, “Common sense is not so common.”
In Washington, it’s virtually extinct.
But if you travel Northwest to Columbus, Ohio, you will find one man who reflects the kind of practical intelligence we need right now.
In case anyone … Read More
After two weeks of turmoil and rage, what more could possibly happen?
We’ve given up the common ground for my ground. We’ve gone from dissent to disrespect; from disrespect to hatred. Before we face the next bitter Division Du Jour, perhaps it’s time for us … Read More