Abigail R. Hall Blanco
| Wednesday January 13, 2021 at 7:05 PM PST
Like many Americans, I watched the events at the U.S. Capitol last week in disbelief. My husband, an immigrant, commented that what we witnessed was “why [my family] left Venezuela. This doesn’t happen in the United States.” He and others have also remarked at the stark difference between the police response to the mostly...Read More »
Ronald L. Trowbridge
| Wednesday October 2, 2019 at 3:59 PM PDT
I have never in my very long life witnessed the intense hatred between political parties as demonstrated in our country today. The word “hatred” is not too strong; my point survives the exaggeration. Having a political appointment from President Reagan, I worked in Washington, D. C. with Congress and the Executive Branch virtually everyday...Read More »
Samuel R. Staley
| Tuesday January 8, 2019 at 9:24 AM PST
Artistically brilliant, but so partisan and propagandistic that many will have trouble appreciating the movie’s artistry.
| Thursday August 2, 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
The blight of politics casts a shadow over daily life.
Randall G. Holcombe
| Wednesday May 2, 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
Does color, on a subconscious level, affect who we vote for?
Lawrence J. McQuillan
| Wednesday August 5, 2015 at 5:20 PM PDT
I’ve appeared on more than 70 television and radio talk shows coast-to-coast in the past three months to discuss my new book California Dreaming: Lessons on How to Resolve America’s Public Pension Crisis. One common question has been: “Aren’t Democrats responsible for creating the unfunded public pension debt by over-promising pension benefits?” My answer,...Read More »
William J. Watkins, Jr.
| Thursday March 19, 2015 at 6:00 PM PDT
The Washington Times has an interesting article on the division among Republicans on patent reform. According to the article: Two dozen prominent conservative political groups, led by the influential American Conservative Union, the Club for Growth and the Eagle Forum, sent a letter Wednesday to House Speaker John A. Boehner, Senate Majority Leader Mitch...Read More »
| Wednesday November 4, 2009 at 11:09 AM PST
The White House is shrugging off the Republican electoral victories. But we know what the elections mean: The people are fed up with the march toward nationalization and socialism. Just like the 2006 elections were a repudiation of Bush’s war policy, yesterday marked public discontent with the Democrats’ war on the economy. This is...Read More »
| Friday September 5, 2008 at 6:33 PM PDT
If this is even a small indication of how President McCain will handle dissent, we are heading for some bleak times.