Gun Laws Are Not the Problem. It's the Drugs.

Gun Laws Are Not the Problem. It’s the Drugs.

The fact that a minor can purchase a gun, but not alcohol or cigarettes certainly suggests a revision in gun laws seems necessary. While the...

Don’t be Pro-Gun. Be Pro-Second Amendment

In response to the advocacy of the Parkland shooting victims, a dispiritingly large number of GOP elites have repudiated the call for gun control...

No, Mr. President. We cannot call a lack of applause “treason.”

Rapidly departing from the message of unity he espoused at the State of the Union, President Trump has said that Democrats who did not...

President Trump Talked a Big Game. But Can He Deliver?

This last Tuesday, President Trump delivered his highly anticipated State of the Union Address. He surprised many by striking a largely bipartisan, almost conciliatory...

A New Kennedy is About to Step into the Spotlight

On Tuesday, Donald Trump will give his first State of the Union Address to the nation. Personally, I’m not too excited for the speech,...

Republicans Won the Shutdown Battle. But They Can Still Lose the War.

After roughly three days of painfully visible dysfunction, the United States government officially reopened Monday after Senate Democrats acquiesced to a short-term spending resolution...

FACTCHECK: Did Donald Trump really make the “s—hole countries” remark?

From the Access Hollywood tape to the latest s---hole remark, Donald Trump has made the world frown with his poor choice of words that...

Donald Trump continues to show his prejudice

During a meeting over immigration policy with congressional officials, Donald Trump questioned why the US accepts immigrants from what he referred to as “shithole countries”....

The Fragile Promise of the Olympic Truce

Next month begins the 23rd Winter Olympiad held in Pyeongchang, South Korea. It will be an event observed by billions with athletes representing 90...

The Presidency is Not an Entry Level Job

During the Golden Globes, Oprah Winfrey received the Cecil B. DeMille Award for Outstanding Contributions to Entertainment, and deservingly so. After receiving the award, Oprah gave...