WASHINGTON — President Trump called himself "instinctual" this week, but the word he must have been groping for was "untruthful." He lies incessantly, shamelessly, perhaps even pathologically, and his lying corrodes and dishonors our democracy.
Of course we've had presidents who lied —…
WASHINGTON – America is at a crossroads, caught between Ayn Rand individualism and JFK patriotism. At stake is the undermining or defining of nationhood, a critical concept that binds individuals to common purpose for common good.
First, the philosophy of Ayn Rand: “I owe nothing to my…
As frustrating as I sometimes find the three branches of government, I surely do not want another one.
But the NCAA acts like a fourth branch of government, demanding laws passed by duly elected governments be changed to reflect NCAA “values.”
So what exactly is the NCAA? The National…
A key talking point in the theory that Donald Trump and the Russians conspired in the 2016 election is the allegation that last summer, during the Republican convention, the Trump campaign changed the GOP platform to weaken its stance on Russia's aggression in Ukraine.
WASHINGTON – Unity is easy in opposition.
If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em apparently is the new mantra for those of the Democratic political persuasion, who now are adopting tried-and-true methods of money-for-access fundraising by Republicans.
For well over a century, Audubon has worked to protect birds in North Carolina from the most significant threats to their survival.