The Pope does it again

by Barbara Simpson -- If you think conservatives are having a tough time dealing with the actions and words of President Donald Trump, just imagine what it's like to be a Roman more…

More California crazy laws

by Barbara Simpson -- California has long been known as the land of "fruits and nuts" – a mentality that permeates every aspect of life there – and it never ends. The more…

What now, America?

by Barbara Simpson -- So, our country is another year older and the variety of celebrations were held, weather permitting. It was hot in places, wet in others and chilly in some. more…

July 4, 2018: Independence or servitude?

by Barbara Simpson -- Last week, I wrote of the 6-year-old Costa Rican boy who was found by U.S. Border patrol agents in the desert near Lukeville, Arizona, at the Mexican border. more…

Illegal aliens: Your tax dollars at work

by Barbara Simpson -- If you're a conservative who still appreciates the concept that laws are meant to be obeyed and scofflaws need to be punished – these are troubling times. If more…

Why people in California aren't happy

by Barbara Simpson -- I did my duty as a citizen. I dug through the pile of propaganda mailers from the candidates and partisans for the offices and issues on the ballot more…