Puerto Rico mayor: Heartless useful idiot

by Carl Jackson -- I'm an equal-opportunity critic when it comes to President Trump. Some things he does or says I hate, others I love. I believe the worst thing voters can more…

When government becomes parent

by Rita Dunaway -- Some well-meaning parents have formed "Parents Against Underage Smartphones," an advocacy group asking state legislators to legally prohibit the sale of smartphones to children under the age of more…

Tragedy after tragedy: Only God can heal America

by Michael Brown -- America is reeling again. Families have been ripped apart and individual lives have been torn apart. One day we're reeling from devastating hurricanes, the next day we're torn more…

How GOP senators hijacked genocide bill

by William Murray -- The Iraq and Syria Genocide Relief and Accountability Act of 2017 (H.R. 390) which passed in the U.S. House without one dissenting voice and was supported by many more…

Trump's tax cut: A steroid injection for economy

by Stephen Moore -- Donald Trump's latest tax-cut plan would be a steroid injection for the U.S. economy. Bravo to the White House and congressional leaders for packaging the biggest pro-growth tax more…

Vegas killer a Muslim convert?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Frontpage) -- Over 50 people are dead and hundreds wounded in the worst mass shooting attack in American history. The alleged killer, Stephen Paddock, a 64-year-old man, who more…

We must repeal 2nd Amendment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AlterNet) -- With the crazed assault in Las Vegas that killed over 50 and wounded hundreds as only the most recent example, America’s gun violence problem has reached more…