Divergence: Will America be left behind?

by Albert Thompson -- The old democratic order is fading away. Declining birthrates, persistent high unemployment, unassimilated immigrant populations, youth crime and anti-social behavior, transnational terrorism, the insolvency of government-run entitlements, inflation more…

Want to heal our nation? Fix this 1st

by Albert Thompson -- The United States of America is a country disputing with itself. The American people are divided about many important beliefs. However, there exist a few issues that are more…

Why amnesty is bad for Israel

by Albert Thompson -- The Boston bombings may not be the only complications for the advocates of comprehensive immigration reform – which its supporters call necessary to rationalize the American immigration system more…

Existential threats and stark reality

by Albert Thompson -- (Editor’s note: This is Part 2 of a two-part series explaining how the United States remains vulnerable to attack, despite its global military imperium. Read Part 1 here.) more…

Defending priorities: Are Americans safe?

by Albert Thompson -- (Editor's note: This is Part 1 of a two-part series explaining how the United States remains vulnerable to attack, despite its global military imperium.) The United States has more…

Is South Korea our problem?

by Albert Thompson -- There are question we do not ask. We don't ask why the United States must defend South Korea from an enemy with half its population and less than more…

The whole point of Easter

by Albert Thompson -- The purpose of Christianity is not to be inclusive; the purpose of Christianity is to save souls. The simple message of the gospel that man is lost and more…

The lasting legacy of Iraq

by Albert Thompson -- The folly of the Iraq war will go down as one of the most irresponsible actions by an American president in history. World War I, Korea, Vietnam: These more…

That old time political religion

by Albert Thompson -- The religious right has failed to capture the American government because it has failed to capture the American mind. The choices of the American people reflect their thinking: more…

The biggest threat to your gun rights

by Albert Thompson -- Have you looked around and noticed America is undergoing a major transformation? The country of our Founding Fathers is looking more like a failing European country. In fact, more…