The government is just here to help

The government is just here to help

They’re from the government, and they’re here to help…. Really? Democrats, RINOs, progressives, mainstream media, academia, and othe...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Surviving a nuclear attack — what you need to know

President Donald Trump has vowed to meet more North Korea threats with “power the likes of which the world has never seen” and Kim Jong-un...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Playing nuclear “chicken” with our lives

What kind of civilization have we developed when two mentally unstable national leaders, in an escalating confrontation with each other, threaten one ...

August 11th, 2017 |  


Mueller v. Trump: Ain’t life grand?

Mueller v. Trump: Ain’t life grand?

The Wall Street Journal reports that “Special Counsel Robert Mueller has impaneled a grand jury to investigate Russia’s interference in th...

August 11th, 2017 |  


The United States needs to be careful

The United States needs to be careful

When the world watched Egyptians bravely gather en masse in Tahrir Square in Cairo in January 2011 to Arab Spring Hosni Mubarak out of office, we were...

August 10th, 2017 |  


If you’ve got nothing to hide, you’ve got nothing to fear

If you’ve got nothing to hide, you’ve got nothing to fear

As America marked the 50th anniversary of US president John F. Kennedy’s assassination four years ago, a clear majority of Americans (according ...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Hope this Hiroshima Day

Finally, 72 years after the US dropped the first atomic bombs on Hiroshima and three days later on Nagasaki, there is hope that we will see the abolit...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Will it take another 911?

Will it take another 911?

August 6, 1945, America dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, instantly killing about 66,000 people. Three days later we dropped another atomic ...

August 7th, 2017 |  


There is still time, brother

There is still time, brother

Like many citizens for whom the daily headlines are an invitation to ponder the mental health of our political leaders, it is hard not to wonder from ...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


We need to reinvent public education in South Carolina

We need to reinvent public education in South Carolina

Cindi Ross Scoppe is one of the most important people in South Carolina. And, she has recently put forward one of the most important ideas for this st...

August 2nd, 2017 |