(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) A presidential campaign puts the country through a rugged exam. It tests the candidates against each other, this year Donald Trump versus Hillary Clinton.
(By Helen Raleigh, Centennial Fellow) Even though the official unemployment rate fell below 5%, most of us who live in the real world know better: there are still an estimated 30 million Americans who have
(By Joy Overbeck, '76 Contributor) It’s about “fundamentally transforming” America -- replacing the cultural influence of church and parents with governmental decrees. Remember when you were a kid and you had a same-sex best friend? The two
(Sedona, AZ) On June 23rd the British people will vote to Leave or Remain within the European Union (EU). This will be the most important election held in Europe since the end of the Second
(By John Andrews, Centennial Fellow) If I am to be a guest in your home, you’re entitled to an assurance that I won’t hurt anyone or break anything while staying there, right? That’s only fair, especially if the would-be guest grew up in a bad neighborhood around people with anger-management issues.
(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