Kathleen Parker: Obama’s truth out of Africa

Kathleen Parker: Obama’s truth out of Africa

WASHINGTON — It is good to be President Barack Obama these days.In the midst of a visit to Africa, including Kenya, where Republican front-runne...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Chris Erskine: When baseball hits, sunglasses get the save

Chris Erskine: When baseball hits, sunglasses get the save

I took a baseball to the brain the other day. Early indications are that the hardball survived the collision — only slightly less rounded —...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Andres Oppenheimer: Obama should tell Latin Americans what he told Africans

During his trip to Africa earlier this week, President Barack Obama gave a powerful speech asking the region’s long-entrenched leaders to end co...

July 31st, 2015 |  



Lori Borgman: Picturing the perfect vacation? It won’t happen

Lori Borgman: Picturing the perfect vacation? It won’t happen

Our son and his family sent a classic snippet while they are on vacation. It is a short video that opens with the sun beaming streaks of apricot behin...

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


George Will: With Iran deal, Obama makes bad history

George Will: With Iran deal, Obama makes bad history

WASHINGTON — It came two days after the announcement of the nuclear agreement with Iran, yet little mention was made on July 16 of the 70th anni...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Joe Blundo: Bike race pushes for independence from cerebral palsy

Joe Blundo: Bike race pushes for independence from cerebral palsy

When Pete Zeidner rode a bicycle, his disability seemed to disappear.“He could move around at will like everybody else,” said his brother,...

July 29th, 2015 |  


John Lott: Americans are learning: More guns mean less crime

John Lott: Americans are learning: More guns mean less crime

Americans are increasingly convinced that owning a gun makes them safer.A new Rasmussen poll found that an overwhelming majority of Americans (68 perc...

July 29th, 2015 |  


John Grindrod: Pete Rose, the story with the longest legs in sports

John Grindrod: Pete Rose, the story with the longest legs in sports

When it comes to the news cycle, it generally doesn’t take long for a big story to dominate our interest, remain for a period of time, and then ...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Cynthia M. Allen: Making a moral argument for conservatism

Cynthia M. Allen: Making a moral argument for conservatism

When debates over highly ideological issues like abortion erupt, one of the most common attacks on conservatives is that their support of pro-life pol...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Celia Rivenbark: With ‘digital amnesia,’ screens wipe minds blank

Celia Rivenbark: With ‘digital amnesia,’ screens wipe minds blank

Recently, I realized that like millions of Americans I am suffering from “digital amnesia.”It sounds serious enough to warrant one of thos...

July 27th, 2015 |