Supporting Medicare for All Isn’t Pro-Life

Christian social teaching tells us to look after the needy and the impoverished, and this certainly includes matters of health and illness. Because of this, American conservatives, who are in large part Christian, often are criticized for opposing the specific policy prescriptions of the left such as single-payer health care. In particular, pro-life advocates are […]

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These Former Intelligence Chiefs Fit Perfectly Into Our Media Advocacy Culture

Former FBI Director James Comey and Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, former CIA Director John Brennan, and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper have lots of things in common. One, they ran the nation’s key intelligence and investigatory agencies under President Barack Obama. They were deeply involved in the “Russian collusion” hoax. And they participated […]

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Staying Safe and Keeping the Season Bright

As much as we’d like to relax and just enjoy the holiday season—the shopping, the music, the tastes, and the scents—we unfortunately must not lose sight, even for a minute, of the threat posed by terrorism. On Black Friday—the traditional opening of the Christmas shopping season—the world witnessed its 58th terrorist stabbing attack in London, […]

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Understanding Democrats’ March Toward Electoral Defeat

After months of false starts and threats and endless posturing, Donald Trump has joined Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton, becoming the third American president impeached by the House of Representatives. Democrats started promising to do this before the president was elected. Still, it feels kind of weird, surprising, surreal even, that it actually happened. Why? […]

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For Taxpayers, College Football Remains a Guilty Pleasure at Christmastime

With Christmastime comes college football’s bowl season, with games all day, nearly every day. Starting last Friday with Buffalo against Charlotte in the Bahamas (1,235 miles from Buffalo, 733 miles from Charlotte), college football graces the airwaves until Jan. 6. After two straight weeks of football, viewers will get a seven-day break until the national […]

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Staying Safe During the Holiday Season

As much as we’d like to relax and just enjoy the holiday season—the shopping, the music, the tastes and scents—we unfortunately must not lose sight, even for a minute, of the threat posed by terrorism. On Black Friday—the traditional opening of the Christmas shopping season—the world witnessed its 58th terrorist stabbing attack in London, where […]

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The First Time a Bold New Yorker Got Impeached for Taking on the Swamp

This Manhattanite came to office with a big reform agenda, ready to toss out the old establishment and fight corruption. He asserted: “Political conventions must go.” And: “Disgraceful secret alliances between special privileges and crooked politics must cease.” But reforming an old, entrenched system had its price. The system pushed back with impeachment, prompting the […]

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