How you'll pay for Obama's campaign

by Craige McMillan -- The big financial news today was Greg Smith, the top-level Goldman Sachs executive who resigned after 12 years with the firm. He distributed his resignation letter via the more…

Congress – not president – is the problem

by Craige McMillan -- I see that Dennis Kucinich was unclogged from his congressional seat in Super Tuesday's primary election, with Joe the Plumber winning the Republican nomination for the Democrat's seat. more…

Why the elites fear a prosperous America

by Craige McMillan -- At some point during the Clinton presidency, a friend said something that I found curious. "The rich," he said during a political discussion, "fear the middle class and more…

When Logic and Reason died – and no one notice

by Craige McMillan -- Perhaps you missed this small death notice, published recently on an obscure page of the Times: "Logic and his twin brother, Reason, passed away quietly the same afternoon. more…

Greece and all that's 'free' in America

by Craige McMillan -- It's not hard to see why Greece is one of the favored models the elitists on this side of the pond have chosen for America. Massive public employment. more…

The Propaganda Age

by Craige McMillan -- There is little question that our world today is adrift in a sea of propaganda. Some of it comes from government, but a good deal of it comes more…

Catholics' deal with the devil

by Craige McMillan -- Catholics have just learned a hard lesson: The end does not justify the means. Unfortunately, the Catholic hierarchy isn't quite there yet. They're still processing the perils of more…

When did the Constitution stop mattering?

by Craige McMillan -- At what point in our recent past do you think that the freedoms and liberties guaranteed to Americans by the U.S. Constitution stopped mattering to those Americans? Was more…

The founders tried to save us from this

by Craige McMillan -- An excerpt from "1887," by A.E. Houseman: Oh, God will save her, fear you not: Be you the men you've been, Get you the sons your fathers got, more…

The GOP's gravy train

by Craige McMillan -- While Iowa Republicans seem split on whether a RINO or a social conservative can best manage the federal government and turn around the economy, they agree on one more…