Understanding ModerateSpeak

by Jack Cashill -- When I accepted an invite to lunch at a leadership summit sponsored by the Kansas Chamber of Commerce, one of America's better chambers, I had no idea I more…

How Notre Dame thwarted pro-life film

by Jack Cashill -- About six months ago, veteran pro-life activist Steve Sanborn approached me about documenting the annual March For Life in Washington, D.C. Sanborn's original goal was to put a more…

Thought-policing in Middle America

by Jack Cashill -- In last week's column, I detailed how an informal cabal that included the local media, Democratic office holders, liberal clergy and self-described "watchdog" groups like the Southern Poverty more…

History repeats itself with DHS smear

by Jack Cashill -- "The current economic and political climate has some similarities to the 1990s," so reads a recent DHS report, "when rightwing extremism experienced a resurgence fueled largely by an more…

Time to take harder look at Kathleen Sebelius

by Jack Cashill -- Calling it an "inadvertent omission" – a phrase that rings about as true in confirmation circles as "wardrobe malfunction" – Democratic Health and Human Services nominee Kathleen Sebelius more…

Whose 'irresponsibility,' Mr. President?

by Jack Cashill -- "We've just emerged from an era marked by irresponsibility," President Obama told those students in Strasbourg, France, not at the moment burning down hotels and border posts. Left more…

Dreams From My Teleprompter

by Jack Cashill -- Last week on "The Tonight Show," President Barack Obama told Jay Leno that he had recently bowled a 129, adding clumsily, it's "like the Special Olympics or something." more…

Why George Tiller is on trial in Wichita

by Jack Cashill -- The lead in Monday's Kansas City Star tells the morally deaf in progressive America all they want to hear about a trial that will begin next Monday in more…

Does Obama know Osama's dead?

by Jack Cashill -- "We will kill bin Laden. We will crush al-Qaida. That has to be our biggest national security priority," so said candidate Obama during an Oct. 7, 2008, presidential more…