Category Archives: Political Opinion

Iowa Ruins the ‘Inevitable’

Dennis Prager is off this week. The following column is by Brent Bozell sand Tim Graham. The results in the Iowa caucuses are a rebuke to the notion that the national media have all the influence over America’s voters. Donald Trump has been the overwhelmingly dominant figure on television news. Even his decision to duck…

What’s the Single Best Thing the GOP Has Going? Hint: Her Initials are HRC

I’ve been trying to figure out how a Republican can win the White House this time around and I’m having a tough time. First, there’s the well-documented problem of demographics. Since minorities tend to vote Democratic, and since there are more minorities in America today as a percentage of the population than in past elections,…

The Civil War of the Right

The conservative movement is starting to look a lot like Syria. Baited, taunted, mocked by Fox News, Donald Trump told Roger Ailes what he could do with his Iowa debate, and marched off to host a Thursday night rally for veterans at the same time in Des Moines. Message: I speak for the silent majority,…

Liberals Don’t Ask “What Happens Next?”

In general, the Left does not ask the question, "What will happen next?" when formulating social policy. Not thinking through the long-range consequences of their positions is liberalism’s tragic flaw. Take almost any position that distinguishes the Left: Will higher taxes help the economy? The major reason the Left advocates tax increases is not that…

Eyes, Teeth, Cheeks…and Donald Trump

According to scientific polling conducted by Gallup, President Obama is the most polarizing president since World War II. The Obama split has been across traditional dividing lines: Democrat vs. Republican, conservative vs. liberal, faithful vs. secular, and – far too often – black vs. white. Now we have another extremely polarizing man running for the…