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Horseshoes and Hand Grenades

April 28, 2016 Following the New York state primary, the count now for Republican delegates is: Donald Trump 846, Sen. Ted Cruz 544, and Gov. John Kasich 149, with 259 … Continue reading

April 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Democratic Process in This American Republic

April 21, 2016 Both major parties in America are experiencing unprecedented presidential election seasons. Conventional wisdom is turned upside down with Democratic Socialist Senator Bernie Sanders posing a serious challenge … Continue reading

April 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Cultural Deconstruction by the New Left

April 14, 2016 Demagogues of this issue are using yet another strategy by the New Left, a subversive attempt to break down American society by attacking cultural norms. This long-term … Continue reading

April 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Happy Birthday, Obamacare. I Don’t Feel Like Celebrating.

April 7, 2016 Obamacare turned six years old in March. To celebrate, President Obama and the Democrats are practicing their ABCs and learning addition and subtraction so that they can … Continue reading

April 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Politics is a Buzz Kill During Holy Week

March 31, 2016 The religious climate in America is also deeply concerning to many Americans. Religious views are gradually conforming to the secular world, not for the first time in … Continue reading

April 7, 2016 · 1 Comment

Welcome to the Neighborhood

Originally published December 24, 2015 Refugee settlements in Europe have overwhelmed the government structures and social fabric of those societies. High numbers of Middle Eastern immigrants and refugees have produced … Continue reading

March 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

America’s Choice: A Third Obama Term or Ted Cruz

March 21, 2016 On one hand, we have had plenty of Republican presidential debates, and they have yielded little insight into what kinds of policies a president Donald Trump would … Continue reading

March 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

T.S.A. Procedures are Ineffective and Violating

March 17, 2016 When terrorists have plotted to blow up an airplane, their usual tactics were to pack bombs in carry-on luggage, shoes, or underwear. They have yet to tuck … Continue reading

March 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

T.S.A. Compromises Civil Liberties

March 10, 2016 If you have travelled by air lately, you assuredly have noticed that airplane travel in the United States has grown increasingly intrusive as security measures strain our … Continue reading

March 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Why We Should Not Encourage Young Adults to Vote

March 3, 2016 In 1971, the Twenty-sixth Amendment lowered the voting age from twenty-one to eighteen. The argument at the time was that if the legal age of adulthood was … Continue reading

March 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

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