The very notion of republican self-governance, which has been a core tenet of Western civilization since the demise of the great monarchs of Europe, depends upon the willingness of citizens to debate and deliberate the most pressing issues of society. Sadly, high-profile recent examples, from…Read More Op-Ed: Mob Rule Is Taking Over The West
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Op-Ed: This Biden Administration Policy Could Turn Millions Of Regular Americans Into Criminals
On January 31, 2023, Biden’s Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) bypassed Congress and posted its finalized rule, “Factoring Criteria for Firearms with Attached ‘Stabilizing Braces,’” to the Federal Register. This rule will effectively turn millions of Americans into felons if they fail…Read More Op-Ed: This Biden Administration Policy Could Turn Millions Of Regular Americans Into Criminals
Op-Ed: Indicting Trump Has Nothing To Do With The Law. Here’s Why
Former President Donald J. Trump kept the focus of the nation Tuesday and Wednesday as America waited for an indictment that never came. It may still. Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg, who doesn’t have the time or inclination to pursue the incarceration of thugs who…Read More Op-Ed: Indicting Trump Has Nothing To Do With The Law. Here’s Why
Op-Ed: Widespread Bank Failures Highlight Biden’s Utter Incompetence
Last week, America experienced the second and third-largest bank failures in our nation’s history. Of course, you wouldn’t know it from Joe Biden’s behavior — he took a weekend vacation. Sadly, the American people have gotten used to Biden being asleep at the wheel whenever yet…Read More Op-Ed: Widespread Bank Failures Highlight Biden’s Utter Incompetence
Laffey: The SVB Bailout Accelerates The Attack On The Middle Class
The elites in Washington DC never stop working against the middle class—never. But now they have gone too far. In the 1980s there was the Savings and Loan Crisis, which involved around 900 insolvent S&L banks. They had clearly mismatched assets and liabilities. The federal…Read More Laffey: The SVB Bailout Accelerates The Attack On The Middle Class
Op-Ed: We Ignore China’s War Warnings At Our Own Peril
“If the U.S. doesn’t hit the brakes and continues to barrel down the wrong track,” China’s Foreign Minister Qin Gang said on March 7, “no amount of guardrails can prevent the carriage from derailing and crashing, and there will surely be conflict and confrontation.” He also spoke…Read More Op-Ed: We Ignore China’s War Warnings At Our Own Peril
Op-Ed: Here’s What The GOP Should Be Focusing On Heading Into 2024
This time eight years ago, voters thought they knew what to expect. The 2016 election would be a rematch between the two dynasties that had defined Republican and Democratic politics since the 1990s. Jeb Bush was the presumptive front-runner for the GOP presidential nomination. Hillary…Read More Op-Ed: Here’s What The GOP Should Be Focusing On Heading Into 2024
Op-Ed: The New GOP Is The Party Of Parents
The Republican Party’s slow transformation from the Bordeaux-sipping party of Acela Corridor suburbanites into the beer-drinking party of working-class Rust Belt-ers and Sun Belt-ers has been picking up some steam lately. And as the GOP’s divorce from the Chamber of Commerce over irreconcilable cultural differences…Read More Op-Ed: The New GOP Is The Party Of Parents
Gov. DeSantis’ Comms Team Fires Back At Left-Wing Effort To Label Him “Misleading” On His Own Record
Gov. Ron DeSantis’ press team on Thursday ripped the left-wing “fact-checkers” at PolitiFact for misleading the public about DeSantis’ claims in his new book. On Wednesday, PolitiFact issued a piece that claimed the Republican governor “glosses over” his own record in the book, “The Courage…Read More Gov. DeSantis’ Comms Team Fires Back At Left-Wing Effort To Label Him “Misleading” On His Own Record
Op-Ed: Who Is The Greatest President Of All Time? Don’t Ask A Historian
Before President Joe Biden entered the White House, he consulted with several prominent historians about how to be a great commander in chief. Their answer: Grow government. Spend, spend, spend. Don’t worry about blowing up the debt. It was the worst possible advice, and that…Read More Op-Ed: Who Is The Greatest President Of All Time? Don’t Ask A Historian