America's fate and a chilling prediction

by Ben Kinchlow -- A little over two centuries ago, a historian named Alexander Tyler made a chilling prediction that could easily be applied to America today. While he spoke of the more…

Blinded by 'Living in America'?

by Ben Kinchlow -- I had an extremely interesting conversation with a gentleman recently. It intrigued me on two levels: First, he spoke good English, but still with a Croatian accent, and more…

The exclusion of equal rights

by Ben Kinchlow -- In the words of one American president (whom many remember, one way or another), "Let me make this perfectly clear …" the homosexual community is not striving for more…

The Malaysia airline mystery

by Ben Kinchlow -- It has been a lead story for weeks now: "What Happened to Malaysian Flight 370?" Naturally, folks have been talking about it and no exception here. Not being more…

Atheism is a religion

by Ben Kinchlow -- "MADISON, Wis. – A prominent atheist activist group is demanding that Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker remove a Scripture from his Twitter and Facebook accounts, alleging that they imply more…

Are we willingly ignorant?

by Ben Kinchlow -- As I watch news stories, global political intrigues and the domestic disaster befalling our nation – broken families, perverted sexuality, murder of babies, profanity-laced discourse – I can't more…

What gets rewarded gets done

by Ben Kinchlow -- Some years ago in a seminar on successful management principles, and then later in an article on successful management techniques, I learned of the management principle, "What gets more…

The privilege of the vote

by Ben Kinchlow -- You will hear it referred to as "the House." That is because today most people, especially the media, simply refer to it by that name. Properly identified, it more…

Individual responsibility versus the state

by Ben Kinchlow -- The current set of problems in America exists primarily from the usurpation of power at the national level because of the abdication of personal responsibility at the local more…

A modern makeover for Pledge of Allegiance

by Ben Kinchlow -- From grade one to "eighth-grade graduation" and on into high school, I attended all-black segregated schools. In our elementary school, every day began with "The Lord's Prayer" ("in more…