3 Episcopal cathedral crises

by Les Kinsolving -- Within the three months of this year, beginning in April, two cathedrals, in the Episcopal dioceses of Rhode Island and Delaware, are ceasing to operate and closing their more…

Homosexual groups AWOL on child abuse

by Les Kinsolving -- The Maryland State General Assembly has voted to approve same-sex marriage. In the House of Delegates, the vote was 72-64. In the state Senate, 25-22. Democratic Gov. Martin more…

The crisis at the Washington Post

by Les Kinsolving -- According to the Feb. 12 business section of the New York Times – concerning its leading Fourth-Estate rival, the Washington Post – reporter Jeremy Peters, in a long more…

Religious prejudice at the N.Y. Times

by Les Kinsolving -- On Feb. 5, New York Times columnist Frank Bruni, as part of a column headlined, "Mitt's Muffled Soul," wrote the following: "… Mormonism's blithe reluctance, according to its more…

Nuclear scientists of crazed Iran

by Les Kinsolving -- In 1942 a British-trained team of Czech and Slovak soldiers, on behalf of the Czechoslovakian government-in-exile, mortally wounded SS Obergruppenfuhrer Reinhard Heydrich, who died of his wounds on more…

Presidential adultery

by Les Kinsolving -- One of our nation's very best historians and syndicated newspaper columnists is Victor Davis Hanson of Stanford University's Hoover Institution. So it is with no little trepidation that more…

Should a president be a multiple adulterer?

by Les Kinsolving -- "As you know, your ex-wife gave an interview to ABC News and another interview with the Washington Post, and this story has now gone viral on the Internet," more…

Religious liberty lives

by Les Kinsolving -- Seven conservative Virginia church congregations, which broke away from the Episcopal Church in 2006, were ruled against by Fairfax County Circuit Court Judge Randy Bellows. Judge Bellows rejected more…

'Historically black' vs. 'historically white'

by Les Kinsolving -- Democrat Reps. Pete Stark of California and Stephen Cohen of Tennessee both have substantial numbers of black constituents. So they both applied to join the Congressional Black Caucus. more…

2 monumental changes needed in D.C.

by Les Kinsolving -- The growingly few of us who can remember hearing, live, the presidential address to Congress on Dec. 8, 1941, will, I strongly suspect, remember best its magnificent conclusion more…