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…

Election overhaul: Weekend voting

by Barry Farber -- "Original intent," "strict constructionist," "obeying the will of the Founding Fathers!" Those are tough words. Those are even fighting words. But did those revered Founding Fathers really mean more…

Comey's bombshell

by Barry Farber -- Was that a thunderclap or a butterfly's belch? Yeah, you know. The bombshell. If the Obama crowd insists that a crisis is something too precious to waste, then more…

The art and science of vote fraud

by Barry Farber -- Please let me prove to the nearest liberal that there is, indeed, such a thing as a free lunch. I'll happily provide one if liberals can explain what more…

Who's afraid of the big bad Russian bear?

by Barry Farber -- Who's afraid of the big bad Russian bear? Apparently not little Hungary, which sits on Russia's western border. They had their invasion by Soviet Russia when, in 1956, more…

The case for Trump -- warts and all

by Barry Farber -- They tell us no two fingerprints are alike. And no two snowflakes are alike. I'm convinced no two takes on Donald Trump are alike. At least I can more…

The truth about Trump's taxes

by Barry Farber -- Many columnists have been hit with the problem that has me floored right now. I don't think any other has handled it in this manner. I think I more…