(By Brad Hughes, Centennial Fellow) By all accounts, Hillary Clinton has led a charmed life. She graduated from Yale Law School, married a Rhodes Scholar who became a governor and a US President, and herself
(By Mark Hillman) The newest dubious justification for weakening Colorado's limits on government spending is "our aging population." The spending lobby seeks to frighten senior citizens by telling them that the Taxpayers Bill of Rights
(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) Buckle up, America. It’s one of those times that try men’s souls. In a few months we have to choose between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump as chief executive of our government and leader of the free world. A third choice is less likely than a comet hitting you. We have those two options, period. So what to do?
Brexit and beyond: Why Americans should support British exit from the European Union, and what could come next
(By James C. Bennett, Centennial Fellow) Americans in the year 2016 have to date been understandably preoccupied by their own Presidential primary election process. However, in June of this year an election will take place with
(By Joy Overbeck, '76 Contributor) Since Trump’s entirely predictable sweep of the liberal Republicans in the Eastern primaries, the conservative as well as liberal media under the banner of “Trump the Inevitable” have been endlessly repeating their
(By Jose J. Valdes, Ph.D., '76 Contributor) Focusing solely on the aggregate amount of postsecondary student debt obscures other influential factors. Factors such as affordability, debt repayment, financial aid sources, student borrowing, and student characteristics. Significant, factors
(By Branden Yeates, CCU Student) When pop culture tackles politics, the result is usually dreadful. So when a kids’ film comes along and condemns big government, celebrates liberty, and nabs a 96% on Rotten Tomatoes, it's
(By Bill Moloney, '76 Contributor) (Hilton Head, S.C.) If one would simultaneously indulge the virtues of exercise and reflection the wide, flat, sandy white beaches of this beautiful island provide an excellent setting. The bright splendor of
(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) “Nothing to see here, folks. Move along, nothing to see.” That line from a thousand police dramas also has its political uses, usually mendacious.