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DeSantis is Standing Up to the Weenies

From the Right / Cal Thomas /

They have been called many things: amoebas, spineless cowards, weaklings, and other names not suitable for print in a family newspaper.

The modern characterization for many politicians who refuse to take a stand, especially in the midst of the growing and rapid threat of American socialism, is the word “weenie.”

People fear being called ...Read more

Invasion by Any Other Name

From the Right / Cal Thomas /

Semantics are important for how we communicate and define issues. One who controls words controls the narrative.

So, take the words migrant and invader. Is there a difference? It’s all in how they are perceived by some, and the effect their illegal border crossings have on the U.S.

One definition of invasion should focus our attention: “...Read more

COVID Panic, Round 2

From the Right / Cal Thomas /

As best I recall, the sequence of statements coming from the government and “experts” since the beginning of COVID-19 has gone something like this: You don’t need to wear a mask and it’s no more serious than the flu; you do need to wear a mask, though the virus is so small it can penetrate all but the N95 brand, so you should wear two ...Read more

Cal Thomas advisory

From the Right / Cal Thomas /

8/3/21 Cal Thomas column sent through again to delete wayward end quote after American in graf 5. Otherwise, no change to column.

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Readers may email Cal Thomas at tcaeditors@tribpub.com. Look for Cal Thomas’ latest book “America’s Expiration Date: The Fall of Empires and Superpowers...Read more

Wrong Predictions Don’t Deter the Predictors

From the Right / Cal Thomas /

We have always had them among us: fortune tellers, diviners, readers of palms, tarot cards, tea leaves, stars, horoscopes, discerners of animal entrails, calling on gods of wood and stone, and all sorts of other “seers” who have attempted to convince the gullible that they have the power to predict the future.

To some, climate change ...Read more

Kristi Noem and the GOP’s Future

From the Right / Cal Thomas /

RAPID CITY, South Dakota — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem likes to present herself as a “normal everyday” person “who enjoys life.”

Appearing at FreedomFest 21, a gathering of 2,700 conservatives and libertarians, Noem politics/fromtheright/calthomas/s-2546640">Read more

 

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