Politics

When GOP’s Big Ten faced off on Fox: Charlie’s take

By |August 29th, 2015|

(By Charles Patricoff, ’76 Contributor) My previous post on the August 6 FNC doubleheader debate talked about Carly Fiorina’s rise and the ostensible beginning of Donald Trump’s decline, basing the analysis […]

Clowns to the left of me, jokers to the right

By |August 27th, 2015|

Well, this presidential election cycle has taken a turn for the surreal, hasn’t it? Three of the candidates drawing the largest crowds — Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton — are characters you’d expect […]

A real conservative manifesto on immigration

By |August 27th, 2015|

(By Helen Raleigh, Centennial Fellow) Will Rogers said, “When you find yourself in a hole, stop digging.” Unfortunately, that’s not Jeb Bush’s approach when it comes to the his recent controversial comments on “anchor babies.” […]

When welfare beats work

By |August 25th, 2015|

(By Joy Overbeck, ’76 Contributor) With multimillionaire Democrats such as Hillary Clinton predictably accusing mean Republicans of ignoring the poor, and the upcoming election sure to hinge on “who cares more” about struggling Americans, it’s […]

Think again: Trump, Obama and evidence-free politics

By |August 13th, 2015|

Last week during the most-watched primary debate in history, a U.S. senator fired a cogently argued objection at his party’s leader, drawing a contemptuous and insulting personal attack.

No, it wasn’t Sen. Rand Paul, who chastised […]

First debate, lower tier: How I scored ’em

By |August 13th, 2015|

(By Charles Patricoff, ’76 Contributor)The first Republican (GOP) Presidential debate is over. The political pundits have stated their opinions. Those expressed in this article come from a Biblical Worldview.

Unfortunately, the split format of seven lower […]

Baby-parts trafficking brings America to a Wilberforce moment

By |August 5th, 2015|

(By Sosamma Samuel-Burnett, Centennial Fellow) By now many Americans, at least those who access social media or follow the news media, have heard of the controversy over Planned Parenthood’s recent videos that went viral on […]

The Gospel according to Obama

By |August 5th, 2015|

(By John Morgan, ’76 Contributor) Mr. Obama has the greatest amount of socially intelligent guile that has operated on the world scene since Adolf Hitler. How in the world did Hitler fool a nation of […]

What can America learn from the Calais migrant crisis?

By |August 5th, 2015|

(By Helen Raleigh, Centennial Fellow) Thousands of illegal migrants, many from war-torn countries such as Afghanistan, Syria and Sudan, have been camped out at Calais, a port city in France. Their goal is to jump […]

Invasion of the city dwellers: Coming to your neighborhood

By |August 1st, 2015|

(By Joy Overbeck, <em>’76</em> Contributor) If you worked hard to raise your family in a lovely home in a nice, safe, middle-class suburb, don’t get too comfortable in your hammock. Obama’s Housing and Urban Development […]