March on Washington: Elation and despair

by Ben Kinchlow -- I was torn between elation and despair. I think I experienced a full measure of both in a very short time. It was the 50th celebration, or remembrance, more…

Let's just end 'stop and frisk'

by Ben Kinchlow -- There has been a great hue and cry from some quarters about "stop and frisk" policies and, of course, the "civil rights leaders" (so-called) are leading the chant. more…

God has blessed America

by Ben Kinchlow -- To all the naysayers, protestations to the contrary, I want "y'all" to know how deeply impressed I am with America. I have often said many of the problems more…

Mighty America?

by Ben Kinchlow -- As the once mighty America tucks its tail between its legs and scurries like a terrified puppy out of tiny Yemen and 20 other embassies and/or consulates (which, more…

Is there real racism in America?

by Ben Kinchlow -- Question: "What do you think of English Trifle?" Most Americans (as did I) would have to profess ignorance,  primarily because 1) they have no idea what it is, more…

What happened to America?

by Ben Kinchlow -- I have often wondered how America has strayed so far from the founders' vision of a nation composed of different people groups "endowed by their Creator" with the more…

Murdered white baby snubbed by media

by Ben Kinchlow -- I am outraged! An innocent victim is brutally murdered, and the killer will not get the death penalty. Have we become so calloused that the unprovoked deaths of more…

The true meaning of 'freedom'

by Ben Kinchlow -- With another Independence Day celebration behind us, I wonder how many people actually celebrated the truth of the holiday as opposed to just another day off. I wrote more…

We just don't think alike

by Ben Kinchlow -- A major cause of many of the problems presently facing the West in general, and America in particular, is the misguided application of a commonly accepted practice. In more…