Walter E. Williams: Colleges, the islands of intolerance

Walter E. Williams: Colleges, the islands of intolerance

By Walter E. Williams Is there no limit to the level of disgusting behavior on college campuses that parents, taxpayers, donors and legislators will accept? Colleges have become islands of intolerance, and as with fish, the rot begins at the head. Let’s examine some recent episodes representative of a general trend and ask ourselves why […]

Phil Richardson: Inferno!

Phil Richardson: Inferno!

By Phil Richardson “EVERYONE TALKS ABOUT THE WEATHER, BUT NO ONE DOES ANYTHING ABOUT IT” – Mark Twain All temperatures herein are based upon a scale calculated by German physicist Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, about the year 1700. It was 86 degrees at daybreak today in Tucson, Arizona—two degrees lower than yesterday at the same time. […]

Dr. Jane Orient: Let July 4 be ACA Independence Day

Dr. Jane Orient: Let July 4 be ACA Independence Day

By Dr. Jane Orient The Senate has finally unveiled its heretofore secret plan for pretending to repeal the (Un)Affordable Care Act (ACA, UCA, or ObamaCare): the Better Care Reconciliation Act. There’s the excuse that they can’t repeal ACA by the reconciliation process, even though, as Michael Cannon of Cato explains, “ACA’s health insurance regulations are inherently […]

Walter E. Williams: Were Confederate generals traitors?

Walter E. Williams: Were Confederate generals traitors?

By Walter E. Williams My “Rewriting American History” column of a fortnight ago, about the dismantling of Confederate monuments, generated considerable mail. Some argued there should not be statues honoring traitors such as Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson and Jefferson Davis, who fought against the Union. Victors of wars get to write the history, and […]

Victor Davis Hanson: Donald Trump entrusted his generals with national security

Victor Davis Hanson: Donald Trump entrusted his generals with national security

Donald Trump earned respect from the Washington establishment for appointing three of the nation’s most accomplished generals to direct his national security policy: James Mattis (secretary of defense), H.R. McMaster (national security adviser) and John Kelly (secretary of homeland security). In the first five months of the Trump administration, the three generals – along with […]

Ben Crystal: Losing your Ossoff

Ben Crystal: Losing your Ossoff

By Ben Crystal How many times will the Democrats fall on their faces before they learn that bad candidates can — and will — overcome nearly any advantage? Last year, the angry old lady the Democratic Party chose to carry their banner into the 2016 presidential fray told America, during a nationally televised debate no […]

Joe Guzzardi: 1.4 million illegal immigrants using fake social security numbers

Joe Guzzardi: 1.4 million illegal immigrants using fake social security numbers

By Joe Guzzardi According to a recent Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration audit, the labor market includes a shocking 1.4 million employed illegal aliens who in 2015 used falsified or stolen Social Security numbers to get hired. Not only have the illegal immigrants committed a crime by unlawfully entering the United States, but identity […]

Harry Alexander: Rewriting history for the Left

Harry Alexander: Rewriting history for the Left

By Harry Alexander Apparently, Arizona history is no longer safe from the Left’s “history monitors,” who are now calling for the removal of six Confederate war memorials throughout the state. Local NAACP chapters and Black Lives Matter groups want the state to get rid of the Confederate memorials because, in their words, “we can’t go […]