Use mercenaries to fight ISIS?
September 28, 2014 On his Fox News show Monday night, Bill O’Reilly suggested using mercenaries to fight the Islamic State (ISIS) instead of U.S. ground forces, which President Obama has repeatedly vowed not to deplo. more »»
The mistakes of the past are back
September 28, 2014 What if the American invasion of Iraq had nothing to do with weapons of mass destruction? What if whatever weapons of mass destruction Saddam Hussein once had were sold to him in the 1980s by... more »»
Cancel Jon Stewart’s unethical ‘Daily Show’
September 28, 2014 The liberal legend of Jon Stewart began with his Oct. 15, 2004, appearance on CNN’s “Crossfire,” where he rhetorically sentenced the show to death. He proclaimed, “It’s hurting Americ. more »»
What ‘war on women’?
September 27, 2014 Last Friday, the White House announced its “It’s On Us” initiative aimed at combating sexual assaults on college campuses. more »»
Do statistical disparities mean injustice?
September 27, 2014 How many times have we heard laments such as “women are 50 percent of the population but only 5 percent of Fortune 500 CEOs” and, as the Justice Department recently found, “blacks are 54 percent of... more »»
Bipartisan plan crucial
September 26, 2014 When our armed forces go to war — and make no mistake about it, they have — Americans rally in support. more »»
Ma can re-teach America
September 26, 2014 In the fairy tale “Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves,” Ali Baba, a poor woodcutter, is in the forest when he hears a group of robbers approaching on horseback. more »»
High stakes in Senate race in Kansas
September 26, 2014 SHAWNEE, Kan. — Tacked to the wall of Greg Orman’s campaign office is a print of a John Steuart Curry painting, “Tragic Prelude,” that hangs in the capitol in Topeka. more »»
Refuge: Minot at its best
September 25, 2014 The Men’s Winter Refuge in Minot is shaping up to be an example of Minot at its best — compassionate, giving people coming together for a worthy caus. more »»
Cry, you’re on hidden camera
September 25, 2014 WASHINGTON — Without prior knowledge or intent, I recently was inducted into a club I had no interest in joining, especially in light of the $200 initiation fee. more »»
Ending your life on your terms
September 24, 2014 The low point of the Obamacare debate — and there was much probing of the floor — had to be the “death panel” charge. It was the creepiest in a volley of lies aimed at killing health care reform. more »»
The climate march to nowhere
September 24, 2014 Anti-climate-change marchers took to the streets of Manhattan, N.Y., in the hundreds of thousands over the weekend to demand international action to fight global warming. more »»
Is it ever OK to spank?
September 24, 2014 The image of Adrian Peterson’s son’s legs has ignited a welcome cultural conversation. This is unusual. more »»