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"Pressed" to Destruction: the Saga of Gary Hunt Diana Klebanow
Category: Political Landscape Published: March 2015
"He could rage at the press for its blithe savagery, its Puritan hypocrisy, but he should have known. In fact, he did know: he knew the risks and he ignored them."
 
A Bitter Tea for the President to Swallow Stephen F. Hayes
Category: Political Landscape Published: November 2010
"Most Americans do not agree with [Barack Obama's] priorities, and many of these citizens now are active in the Tea Party movement, a movement that has succeeded in starting a serious national conversation about a return to limited government."
 
A Question of Black & White Harry R. Jackson
Category: Political Landscape Published: January 2010
"The black-white division is the U.S.'s most intense racial divide. It is freighted with bitterness and suspicion. . . . We have allowed the worst and, arguably, smallest representations of the races to shape how we see one another."
 
Are the Liberal Democrats Really Serious?--Is Everyone (read, Republicans) Really Racist?
News View Category: Political Landscape Published: April 2017
 
Branded Karen Leland
Category: Political Landscape Published: September 2016
"A standout style-be it a brash Trump or a competent Clinton-is a plus, but it only will take you so far. At some point, going beyond standing for what you believe in and specifically letting people you how you will get there will become a central issue."
 
Can Obama Be Beaten? James W. Thomson
Category: Political Landscape Published: July 2012
If Bill Clinton were to update his sly slogan for the 2012 election, it would sound something like, "It's the race card this time, stupid."
 
Every Life Matters Jonathan W. Emord
Category: Political Landscape Published: September 2015
"…Advocates of the Black Lives Matter movement are the ideological equivalents of white supremacists. Each subscribes to the ideology of race-based nationalism, an ideology uterly antithetical to freedom and justice."
 
Gas Tanks and Ballot Boxes Raymond J. Learsy
Category: Political Landscape Published: May 2012
The Obama Administration and its Justice Department are in dereliction of their responsibilities, being the oblivious cops on the beat while one of the biggest heists ever continues to pick billions out of our collective pockets.
 
GOP Now Responsible for Fate of ObamaCare
News View Category: Political Landscape Published: December 2014
 
Hail to the Chief? Raymond L. Fischer
Category: Political Landscape Published: September 2015
"Critics [have] accused Obama of 'sermonizing, not strategizing,' and of having 'style, not a doctrine.' The Admininstration's euphemisms attest to downplaying violence: 'man-caused disaster' for terrorism; 'workplace violence for the Ft. Hood killings…"
 
In Pursuit of a New President James W. Thomson
Category: Political Landscape Published: November 2011
"As [Pres. Barack] Obama himself has stated, elections have consequences--and the votes cast one year from now very well could be for the highest stakes, sans the Civil War, in U.S. history."
 
Is the GOP "Too Dumb to Fail"? Raymond L. Fischer
Category: Political Landscape Published: May 2016
Keep in mind that "the converse of 'too dumb to fail' is 'too smart to win.' " So, can the Republican Party avoid becoming a "permanent minority"?
 
It Is Time to Impeach Obama Stephen Stone
Category: Political Landscape Published: January 2015
Prudence requires that we give the President no further opportunity to weaken or destroy the Constitution--including the prospect of imposing, with his phone and pen, a change in term limits--or otherwise unilaterally altering the rules of governance.
 
Lying About Benghazi Jonathan W. Emord
Category: Political Landscape Published: March 2016
Why would then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton lie to the public and even to the families of slain Americans on the very day they and the nation received the coffins of those families' deceased loved ones?
 
More than Just a Woman Jonathan W. Emord
Category: Political Landscape Published: November 2015
"If Clinton were to face Fiorina in a general election, a stark contrast would be apparent on the issues, and not on Clinton's trump card--gender--as a fallback [since Clinton] cannot remove herself from her own history of corruption, abuse of power,…"
 
Nation on the Take Raymond L. Fischer
Category: Political Landscape Published: November 2016
How big money corrupts our democracy and what can be done about it.
 
Nixon Could Keep a Secret Diana Klebanow
Category: Political Landscape Published: May 2016
"Was is wrong for a prominent politicain to hide the fact that he fathered a child out of wedlock?"
 
Nixon's Righthand Man Makes Amends--or Tries to Diana Klebanow
Category: Political Landscape Published: November 2014
"[John] Dean has worked very hard to erase the image of him as a villain, but it remains to be seen whether he really should be regarded as a hero."
 
Obama Moves to Weaponize the IRS Matt Barber
Category: Political Landscape Published: March 2014
Once caught abusing his Executive authority to target the very citizens he has sworn to serve, even a nominally honorable man immediately would reverse course and resign, and accept the consequences of his illegal actions.
 
Obama's Fiscal Suicide
News View Category: Political Landscape Published: April 2012
 
ObamaCare Remains on the March Diana Klebanow
Category: Political Landscape Published: January 2012
What may be a ray of sunshine for patients likely will burden a number of small companies with additional compliance rules and paperwork to the point of bankruptcy.
 
Pointing Their Pens
Category: Political Landscape Published: May 2015
The exhibition "allows for comparisons of the ways in which cartoonists react to and interpret current events, develop their own distinct visual vocabularies, and convey their diverse political opinions."
 
Pres. Obama Goes Over the Top on Affirmative Action James W. Thomson
Category: Political Landscape Published: September 2009
". . . By nominating Sonia Sotomayor for the Supreme Court, [Pres. Barack] Obama committed the cardinal sin of identity politics: attempting to elevate people more for their gender and race rather than for individual merit or achievement."
 
President vs. Press Sophia A. Nelson
Category: Political Landscape Published: May 2017
'…The free press today seems to be much more concerned with punditry, opining, and celebrity than bringing government abuse to light."
 
Race to the Bottom? The Presidential Candidates' Positions on Trade Sallie James
Category: Political Landscape Published: July 2008
"Only when the American people are free to exchange goods unimpeded by the often faulty judgment of politicians will freedom and prosperity prevail."
 
Republicans Better at Picking a President
News View Category: Political Landscape Published: August 2008
 
State of the Disunion Jonathan W. Emord
Category: Political Landscape Published: March 2012
". . . If the U.S. is to survive, recover, and prosper in the next half-decade, it must do so without [Pres. Barack] Obama, because it cannot do so with him."
 
Testing Republican Resolve Henry Olsen , Dante Scala
Category: Political Landscape Published: March 2016
"…The GOP contains four factions based primarily on ideology, with elements of class and religious background tempering that focus."
 
The Candidates Go to War Llewellyn D. Howell
Category: Political Landscape Published: May 2008
The three main players in the race for president--especially Republican hopeful John McCain--really do not seem to understand the intricacies of the war in Iraq.
 
The Clinton Rule of Thumb Jonathan W. Emord
Category: Political Landscape Published: November 2016
"If rules are inconvenient, [Hillary] violates or ignores them."
 
The Great Unraveling Jonathan W. Emord
Category: Political Landscape Published: March 2017
"The measure of success for the Trump Administration hinges on rapid accomplishment of the President's campaign promises. Achieving those promises entails a great unraveling of all that was Obama."
 
The Left's Sorry Response to San Bernadino Dolores T. Puterbaugh
Category: Political Landscape Published: January 2016
"People do not become 'radicalized' any more than they become 'alcohol-ized' by someone else's behavior. They choose it--as [conservatives] angrily would assert in response to [liberals'] excuse-making obfuscation."
 
The Man Behind the Rise of Barack Obama Raymond L. Fischer
Category: Political Landscape Published: July 2015
"The President presented [David] Axelrod with a book in which he had written, 'This book is a testament to our collaboration and how you have always been there to help me find my voice.'"
 
The Obama vs. Clinton Sincerity Sweepstakes Richard E. Vatz , Lee S. Weinberg
Category: Political Landscape Published: May 2008
" 'You can take all the sincerity in Hollywood and place it in the navel of a flea, and still have room left for three caraway seeds and an agent's heart.' It is much the same in American politics."
 
The Ultimate Squanderer Josh Bernstein
Category: Political Landscape Published: July 2016
Hopeless and changeless--how Barack Obama wasted both terms of his historic presidency.
 
Time to Stop the Plurality Aaron Hamlin
Category: Political Landscape Published: May 2016
"…We are using a terrible method of voting to make critical decisions that affect the lives of millions of people."
 
Trump Takes Up the Mantle of Old Hickory Thomas Chambers
Category: Political Landscape Published: May 2017
"Time will reveal the final report card for the [Donald] Trump presidency, but [Andrew] Jackson may provide some hints."
 
Turning the Tables on Obama, Pelosi, and Reid Jonathan W. Emord
Category: Political Landscape Published: January 2014
". . . The U.S. never can hope to regain its prosperity without restoring individual liberty and freedom of choice, and individual liberty and freedom of choice only can exist if the costly and burdensome Federal regulatory state is dismantled."
 
Voting Season Ventures Richard E. Vatz , Lee S. Weinberg
Category: Political Landscape Published: September 2015
"Those who are opposed to all negatism in political campaigning either yearn for insipidity or advantage, but not the rightfully vaunted marketplace of ideas to determine the best candidates."
 
When Rhetoric Wanders in Wacky Ways Richard E. Vatz
Category: Political Landscape Published: March 2017
"For months leading up to the election, it was difficult to find significant observers of the Democratic left who were excited by Clinton becoming president. In addition, it was nearly impossible to find responsible figures who defended Trump's attacks."
 
Where Do We Go from Here? Raymond L. Fischer
Category: Political Landscape Published: July 2016
"A work of conscience and duty, Crisis Point sounds an alarms at a time that faith in government has fallen to an all-time low."
 
Why Trump Will Triumph Jonathan W. Emord
Category: Political Landscape Published: May 2016
"[Voters] want a nation secured by impervious borders and a robust Second Amendment. [Donald] Trump champions those causes proudly--without qualification, apology, or politically correct language."