Riotous Baltimore

by Les Kinsolving -- Page 1 of the April 29 Washington Post noted the following about Baltimore: "The mayor, city council president, police chief, top prosecutor and many other city leaders are more…

Martin O'Malley's on-air obscenities

by Les Kinsolving -- On April 21, the Washington Times' headline was: "O'Malley Swipes at Clinton – Trashed Republican Economic Agenda on NPR" The Times' S.A. Miller reported: "Former Maryland Gov. Martin more…

Right-to-work laws: 25 states and growing

by Les Kinsolving -- On March 9, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker signed a bill making his state the 25th right-to-work state. "This legislation puts power back into the hands of Wisconsin workers, more…

Possibly America's 1st 'first gentleman'

by Les Kinsolving -- That headlined word "possibly" is essential – due both to Hillary's currently diminishing presidential poll results, as well as the historic factor of political parties' residence in the more…

'Full equality' for all 'philias'?

by Les Kinsolving -- "Social media frenzies push businesses to pro-gay stance" That is the Page 1 headline in the Washington Times, over which Eunice Rho, ACLU Advocacy and Policy Council, declared more…

License plates: Free speech vs. censorship

by Les Kinsolving -- "Your position is that if you prevail, a license plate can have a racial slur?" That was a question asked by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy of more…

Bibi didn't 'backtrack'

by Les Kinsolving -- Page 1 of the March 20 Washington Post, under the headline "Netanyahu Backtracks on Election Eve Pledge," features a photograph of Israel 's prime minister with the following: more…

More Secret Service scandal

by Les Kinsolving -- "I'm holding a (bleep)ing bomb!" screamed the woman – near the southwest entrance of the White House, on March 4. This woman then put the object on the more…

Remembrance: The day I marched in Selma

by Les Kinsolving -- That early morning Montgomery, Alabama, crowd, which had gathered to meet our train from Washington, D.C., on March 25, 50 years ago, welcomed us with shouts of derision, more…

A 'misstatement' or a lie, Mr. Secretary?

by Les Kinsolving -- That is what the Huffington Post reported on Feb. 23, which really distresses me, because I so admire the Honor Code of West Point – from which Robert more…