The desperate need for liberal compassion

By |March 22nd, 2014|Categories: Politics|Tags: , , , , |

Rep. Paul Ryan recently said the wrong kind of welfare can breed dependency, and liberals are beating up on him but good. They are saying that he is once again showing how conservatives do not care about the poor when in fact liberals are the ones who continuously assault them. They repeatedly practice cruelty in their politics, as many so obviously did with Aid to Families with Dependent Children. […]

The practical impact of Veterans Day on veterans

By |November 13th, 2013|Categories: America, Opinion, Veterans|Tags: , , , , |

There is an impact, right? Honoring current and former service members should be a nonpartisan proposition. I will do my best here to keep it so. But neglect of veterans’ issues, whether explicit or semantic, bespeaks a politics of exclusion that no party—and no community—should accept. […]