America hasn’t peaked yet

By |July 17th, 2014|Categories: America, Centennial Institute, Colorado Christian University, History|Tags: , , , , |

(’76 Editor) “Contrition is BS.” Press secretary Ronald Ziegler’s acid tone shocked me – and he didn’t use the initials. It was 1973, a bad year in a bad decade for America. I was a young speechwriter in the Nixon White House, assigned to gather input from Ziegler and national security advisor Henry Kissinger for a TV address […]

Think Again: It’s right versus wrong, not left versus right

By |July 3rd, 2014|Categories: Opinion, Politics|Tags: , , , , , |

Imagine a July 4th tradition like Hollywood’s where each year the Oscars pay homage to fallen stars. Liberty-loving Americans would fete public servants who’ve honored Thomas Jefferson’s rule to “leave no authority existing not responsible to the people.” […]