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God, Not Words Eradicates Hate from Hearts

Those who focus on higher values, and put them into practice, will have no time for the dysfunctional behavior of racial superiority or bigotry. The power to change hearts belongs…

Barcelona: Islam is at war with itself and the West isn’t helping

Barcelona: Islam is at war with itself and the West isn’t helping

Following yet another terrorist attack in Europe – this time in the Spanish city of Barcelona – the world’s leaders are once again expressing their outrage at jihadi terror.…

The solar eclipse that rocked the world of science

The solar eclipse that rocked the world of science

This coming Monday’s total solar eclipse is also a sobering reminder of the famous 1919 eclipse that unceremoniously demolished a 232-year-old scientific consensus many once thought was unassailable – Newton’s…

America’s Elites Display Cowardice in Face of Trump

America once did have more public-minded elites. But they came from a small clubby world, the Protestant establishment.…

Russia’s Geopolitical Goals Face Blowback

Intelligence officers sometimes talk about “blowback,” when covert actions go bad and end up damaging the country that initiated them. A year later, that is surely the case…

Charlottesville: What happens if America’s children lose our history?

Charlottesville: What happens if America’s children lose our history?

What’s happening in the country right now actually offers a perfect opportunity to teach children about our past. The response to Charlottesville should not be to remove our national monuments,…

America’s Second Civil War

“They had found a leader, Robert E. Lee — and what a leader! … No military leader since Napoleon has aroused such enthusiastic devotion among troops as did Lee when…

Alt-Right’s Despicability Doesn’t Make ‘Antifa’ the Good Guys

Fighting Nazis is a good thing, but fighting Nazis doesn’t necessarily make you or your cause good.…

White Supremacy Not Rising After Trump’s Reaction to Charlottesville

There is no question that President Donald Trump’s shifting reactions to the domestic terrorism in Charlottesville, Virginia, has been odious.…

Charlottesville and Robert E. Lee

We should remember Davis, Jackson, and Lee for who they actually were, rather than as two-dimensional cutouts in a simplistic morality play of obvious good versus obvious evil.…