Trump's budget: Smart compassion

by Rita Dunaway -- According to some commentators, President Trump's recently unveiled budget proposal is incontrovertible evidence that our nation's CEO is a heartless charlatan. One writer cites the proposal as an more…

My experiment: Monitoring 'Dear Abby'

by Larry Tomczak -- To get a finger on the pulse of our culture, I decided to do an experiment. For months I've faithfully read the "Dear Abby" advice columns to learn more…

'Coincidences' about Islam

by Michael Brown -- In the aftermath of the horrific suicide bombing, the mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, wanted to make one thing perfectly clear. The man who blew himself up more…

No, Trump didn't cause Obamacare to fail

by Stephen Moore -- It's finally official. The Affordable Care Act is a public-policy flop of epic proportions. That's the only possible conclusion from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City more…

Breakup of the West?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- By the time Air Force One started down the runaway at Naval Air Station Sigonella in Sicily, to bring President Trump home, the Atlantic had grown markedly wider more…

Something is fishy in the Trump family

by Ellen Ratner -- It is hard to go after a president. Even the resignation of Richard Nixon back in the early 1970s took more than 25 months from the time of more…

Seth Rich, Memorial Day and you

by Gina Loudon -- Freedom is not a universal value. It is unique to America as a value. We not only want it so much we are willing to die for it, more…

What Memorial Day means to me

by Ben Kinchlow -- Almost everyone in America knows that the last Monday of May is a holiday – not necessarily why it is, but that it is. They know it's called more…