Thanksgiving table talk: Get mad

by John Rocker -- The American people were awarded a pre-Thanksgiving gift in the guise of President Obama's unprecedented executive actions on immigration last week. Just in time to grace the Thanksgiving more…

Racial resentment: All Obama's got left

by John Rocker -- Those paying attention will recall that last week I wrote about the fact time's running out on the race card. Prior to that piece, I wrote that President more…

Time's running out on the race card

by John Rocker -- For several decades, the left has had an ace in the hole. No matter what the debate or issue, the left has consistently held one sneaky advantage. When more…

Michael Brown protesters: Marching for a myth

by John Rocker -- There's one thing about Atlanta everyone knows, especially those who fly into Harstfield International Airport and peer down at the seemingly endless number of highways, roads, houses and more…

NCAA's injustice

by John Rocker -- Imagine being one of the top players in college football, arguably America's second-favorite spectator sport. If you're like me, someone who grew up and lives in the southern more…

'Give me your tired' vs. 'We the People'

by John Rocker -- What are those words on the bronze plaque inside the Statue of Liberty so many people love to quote as the debate-killing comment when liberals (and even conservatives) more…

If the federal government were like the NFL

by John Rocker -- To say the National Football League has had a bad couple of weeks would be an understatement. Well-chronicled over the last decade, and even longer in some respects, more…

Why protest for mediocrity?

by John Rocker -- Each and every week while writing my columns, I generally find myself in some capacity referring to the greatness of the country we find ourselves living in. I more…