A sad sight: Americans running for their lives

by Barry Farber -- The great Robert Ripley, "Mr. 'Believe-it-or-Not,'" told us that no two people have ever seen the same rainbow! Interesting explanation – unless you're standing inside the person watching more…

Who needs the U.N.?

by Barry Farber -- NEW YORK – The tourist visiting New York was startled as his cab rode past the giant glass tower on First Avenue just north of 42nd Street. "What's more…

When refugees didn't rape their hosts

by Barry Farber -- So, the year that began with jihadi refugees raping every female in sight of the famous cathedral in Cologne, Germany, ends with a jihadi hijacking a heavy truck, more…

Forget the haters! Let's do it Trump's way

by Barry Farber -- Why was my wife screaming so uncontrollably at the television set? When I learned why, I joined the screaming with equal ferocity. Fox News was interviewing Susan Ferrechio, more…

Dear Taiwan: Please call again!

by Barry Farber -- It didn't happen much, but it happened. Growing up in the South I saw black people ordered to the back of the bus. But never by whites. Only more…

My near miss with Raul Castro

by Barry Farber -- Raul isn't Fidel's baby brother any more. When I met him shortly after the Castro takeover of Cuba in 1959 that's all he was, and it looked like more…

Celebrate the failure of Castro's dream

by Barry Farber -- It was shortly after Japan bombed us into the war in 1941. I was a pre-teenager and the first to see the morning paper which carried the story more…

'Sanctuary,' anyone?

by Barry Farber -- President Nixon famously said, "I gave them a sword!" He was noting that he had obligingly handed his political enemies the means to destroy him. Donald Trump may more…