No matter how objectionable we found these dictators, what vital interests of ours were so imperiled by the continued rule of Saddam, Assad, Gadhafi and the Houthis that they would justify what we have done to the peoples of those countries?
The Trump administration came to power with a clear mandate to restore U.S. military credibility, effectiveness, and capabilities. Such a mandate involves reversing the Obama administration's social engineering mandates forced on our military.
Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, is paid not to tell the truth about school choice, and she deserves a raise. In a speech last week, she purported to uncover the racist roots of the school-choice movement.
Jeb Bush, former Florida governor, former presidential hopeful and former loud critic of President Trump, has stepped back into the political arena to call out his fellow Republicans as hypocrites - for not publicly condemning Trump.
Foundational values mean increasingly little to those who believe hearing something disagreeable is the worst thing that could happen to them. Opaque notions of "fairness" and "tolerance" have risen to overpower freedom of expression in importance.
As a general rule, we trust in the impartiality of the courts -- and the loving imperative of the parent. And if they clash? What then? What is best for the child? The best guide is a loving parent. A parent's motive is the
Neocons, democracy crusaders, and many in the Pentagon want to deliver payback for what the Iranian-backed Shiite militias did to us in Iraq. Trump is key. If he does the War Party's bidding, that will be his legacy, as Iraq is the legacy of George
Like the Democrats in 2009, Republicans have a historic opportunity that will quickly vanish unless it is seized. A majority is a terrible thing to waste. Six months in, Republicans are giving every indication that is exactly what they might do.
The harm to the Donald Trump presidency, much of it caused by those close to the president and the president himself, continues its dark march. Where will it end?
Redefining words like "insurance" and "lose" to mean whatever the speaker wants them to mean makes human conversation impossible. We will no longer have the ability to communicate slightly more complex thoughts to one another.