Category Archives: Contributors

‘A New Dark Age’

“If God does not exist, then everything is permissible.” Ivan Karamazov’s insight came to mind while watching the video of Deborah Nucatola of Planned Parenthood describe, as she sipped wine and tasted a salad, how she harvests the organs of aborted babies for sale to select customers. “Yesterday was the first time … people wanted…

The Left’s Deadly Wall of Silence

And then there were two. Two Planned Parenthood officials have now been caught on tape nonchalantly discussing the sale of fetal body parts. It is quite possible that these executives were breaking the law; it is indisputable that their conversations were off-the-charts sickening. Even the organization's founding eugenicist Margaret Sanger might struggle to defend the…

Obama Honors Hillary by Lowering Flags

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President Obama announced today that he is ordering all flags at all federal buildings lowered to half-staff in honor of Hillary Clinton. “This is not an honor that I bestow lightly,” the President said. “Ask the families of those gallant servicemen who were shot to death recently in Chattanooga, Tennessee. They thought that I would…

A Mideast Game of Thrones

As President Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran is compared to Richard Nixon’s opening to China, Bibi Netanyahu must know how Chiang Kai-shek felt as he watched his old friend Nixon toasting Mao in Peking. The Iran nuclear deal is not on the same geostrategic level. Yet both moves, seen as betrayals by old U.S. allies,…

1938 and 2015: Only the Names Are Different

We say that evil is dark. But this metaphor is imprecise. Evil is actually intensely bright, so painfully bright that people look away from it. Many even deny its existence. Why? Because once people acknowledge evil’s existence, they know they have to confront it. And most people prefer not to confront evil. That is what…