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Nicolas Loris: Harvey and Irma can’t be blamed on climate change

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In the era of fake news, misinformation tends to spread quickly — especially during a time of crisis. The deceptions that have sprung up...

George Will: Vietnam documentary series provides a timely booster shot

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WASHINGTON — Many Americans’ moral vanity is expressed nowadays in their rage to disparage. They are incapable of measured judgments about past politics —...

Dick Polman: An ignorant America endangers democracy

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Donald Trump famously declared, “I love the poorly educated!” and we know why. An electorate that’s ignorant about the basics of democracy is ideal...

Jay Ambrose: Hey, get those Roman Catholics

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein recently made it clear she is an anti-religious bigot who does not think someone who is a devout Roman Catholic ought...

Dana Milbank: Democrats have become socialists

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WASHINGTON — When Bernie Sanders launched his bid for the Democratic nomination, he was often asked whether he, a democratic socialist, would actually become...

Ken Pollitz: One of life’s lessons

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Listen. Imagine. Fail. Exhale.Those four words formed the outline of a most memorable commencement speech at our youngest, Joel’s, 2012 graduation ceremonies at the...

George Will: A hilarious and elementary lesson on the burdens of progressivism

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WASHINGTON — Life is exhausting — and daily choices are unbearably burdensome — for some Americans who are so comfortably situated that they have...

Cal Thomas: The Mafia and the migrants

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ROME — I spotted them on my way to dinner with a friend near Castel Gandolfo. They are migrants from Africa, sitting by the...

Christine Flowers: Pacification of those who wear victim mantle brings vilification of great men

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On March 14, 1891, in the city of New Orleans, 11 Italian Americans were lynched by an angry mob. The anger stemmed from a...

Mark Figley: Reason emerges where LGBT ‘tool kit’ fails

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Although the end of Summer always signals the start of a challenging new school year, children and parents in Minnesota never expected the journey...