Democrats will win! (if they run as Republicans)

by Laura Hollis -- Republican Debbie Lesko won this week's special congressional election in the Eighth District of Arizona. In typical fashion, the press is spinning this as an ominous sign for more…

'Blue wave'? Blame thumb-sucking Republicans

by Laura Hollis -- For months, the American press, aghast at Donald Trump's presidency, has been predicting a "blue wave" – voters sweeping Republicans out office and instead electing a massive number more…

The dangerous cowards who fear persuasion

by Laura Hollis -- One of the attributes that sets free and civilized societies apart from those enslaved by dictators or mired in barbarism is the value that is placed upon the more…

Mental illness and mass shootings

by Laura Hollis -- More information has been released about Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old who stormed into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Feb. 14. Armed with a gas more…

Hollywood's missing manhood

by Laura Hollis -- Last week's Academy Awards ceremony was filled with uncomfortable messages. First there was the message to Hollywood from the American public: This year's show drew 20 percent lower more…

Black superheroes everywhere

by Laura Hollis -- In a week filled with troublesome and even tragic news, there are a few bright spots. One of them is the spectacular success of Disney/Marvel's latest superhero film, more…