Before I started writing speeches for Barack Obama, his words had already changed my life. On the morning of Jan. 3, 2008, I was a typical college senior, barely interested in politics. That night, I saw the long-shot ...Read more
Because the left dominates the news media, the entertainment media and academia, Americans are swimming -- actually, drowning -- in an ocean of lies.
Here are a few examples:
America is racist.
America oppresses its ...Read more
"The highest patriotism is not a blind acceptance of official policy, but a love of one's country deep enough to call her to a higher plain." -- Sen. George McGovern (D-SD)
Filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick have ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- It is often difficult to determine if Donald Trump's offenses against national unity and presidential dignity are motivated by ignorance or malice. His current crusade against sideline activism at ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Trump's race-baiting attack on African-American athletes is nothing new. During the civil rights movement, blacks in the South who dared to stand up for justice were often punished by being fired ...Read more
Forgive me for starting with a cliche: Beware of what you wish for. I apply it today to the impeachment of President Trump, which is as fervently desired by liberals as it is presently unlikely. Still, with special counsel...Read more
"America refuses to address the pervasive evil of white cops killing black men, and I will not stand during a national anthem that honors the flag of such a country!"
That is the message Colin Kaepernick sent by "taking a...Read more
WASHINGTON -- America once again finds itself where it has been so often since the day Donald Trump descended an escalator to a podium at the tower named for him to announce his presidential candidacy: pulled into the ...Read more
Mind of an Entrepreneur Today Part 1 [Kindle Edition]Wendy Muhammad
Nothing works until you do. Until you get up and do something for yourself, you will never be able to claim your place among the civilized people of the universe. This ebook is designed to help entrepreneurs and emerging leaders to discover their authenticity and to develop the mind of an ...
Forgive me, Father, for I have sinned. To such an extent I can't even remember when, where or if I last made confession. The truth is, Father, I don't want to be human any more. The only feeling I have left is pain. Of ...Read more
At 22 million people, metropolitan Mexico City is the largest urban area in our hemisphere. As the capital of New Spain, it governed a massive empire, stretching from the Philippines to Utah. The symbol of the eagle and ...Read more
The following editorial appeared in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Tuesday, Sept. 26:
There's nothing un-American about taking a knee as an act of respectful dissent. The right to freely protest without hurting others or ...Read more
The following editorial appeared in the Star Tribune on Tuesday, Sept. 26:
President Donald Trump once again has chosen to use the most powerful bully pulpit in the world not to draw this country together, but to tear it ...Read more
A strange quiet has settled in at the White House.
President Donald Trump greeted Robert Mueller's appointment as special counsel in charge of the Russia investigation with a steady stream of diatribes, including some 40 ...Read more
The following editorial appeared in The Gazette on Tuesday, Sept. 26:
The American flag and national anthem were sacred symbols of hope for pioneering black civil rights leaders who fought for racial justice.
Five months...Read more
The U.S. Supreme Court this fall will hear a series of blockbuster cases dealing with core constitutional rights and basic national values. Among the most important is Gill v. Whitford, a Wisconsin case that asks the ...Read more
A media poll released over the weekend found two out of three Americans believe President Donald Trump has done more to divide the country than unite it. A majority of men, whites, suburbanites, seniors and four in 10 ...Read more
The following editorial appeared in The Baltimore Sun on Tuesday, Sept. 26:
German Chancellor Angela Merkel easily won a fourth term in Sunday's parliamentary elections, but that doesn't mean she can expect smooth sailing...Read more
The following editorial appeared in the Chicago Tribune on Tuesday, Sept. 26:
Donald Trump has done a lot to raise suspicions of bad motives in formulating his policy for preventing terrorists from coming into the United ...Read more
When I started my career as a civil rights attorney more than 32 years ago, my first job involved elder advocacy. I quickly learned that the most vulnerable elders -- those who live in nursing homes -- were often subjected...Read more
The following editorial appeared in The Seattle Times on Tuesday, Sept. 26:
President Donald Trump's attack on the rights of NFL players to express themselves politically was despicable.
It was heartening to see the ...Read more