The archbishop to excommunicate the governor?

by Les Kinsolving -- "I have concluded," wrote Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley to Roman Catholic Archbishop Edwin F. O'Brien of Baltimore, "that discriminating against individuals based on their sexual orientation in the more…

NAACP's incredible attempt to ban flag

by Les Kinsolving -- This is the 150-year anniversary of the Civil War, also called "War Between the States" and "War of the Rebellion" – as well as "War of Northern Aggression." more…

So why do they call it 'gay'?

by Les Kinsolving -- On July 20, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a report that, in its impact of human suffering, should surely question the appropriateness – no, make more…

The new morality of New York's governor

by Les Kinsolving -- One of the ablest of all the Catholic Church's newspaper columnists is The Wanderer's James Fitzpatrick. He has raised what is no doubt a major problem of what more…

Our universities' bloated faculties

by Les Kinsolving -- "State cuts push colleges to hike tuitions" Under that headline, Page 1 of the Washington Times included the following tuition hikers: California State University system, 22 percent University more…

Carney's response to 130,000 Maryland voters

by Les Kinsolving -- For the first time in decades, Marylanders have successfully petitioned to placed a referendum on the ballot – one that will allow all voters, on Election Day in more…

Pandering to deadly-disease spreaders

by Les Kinsolving -- "Obama refuses to endorse same-sex marriage" – that was the Washington Times' headline over an Associated Press report on President Obama's June 29 White House press conference. The more…

2 senior-citizen sex scandals

by Les Kinsolving -- Washington's Weekly Standard magazine's photograph of 85-year-old Playboy publisher Hugh Hefner and his gorgeous 25-year-old fiancée, Crystal Harris, was taken before she broke her engagement to marry this more…

Extremists protest Texas governor's prayer event

by Les Kinsolving -- "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof …" Consider this part of the First Amendment in connection with the more…