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Bernard Goldberg: Cowards of academia

Posted earlier today in National Columns

One of the nice things about summer is that school is out and, at least for a few months, we'll get a welcome break from those sanctimonious liberal snowflakes on college campus who manage to prove that old saying about how the lunatics have taken over the asylum.

 

 

Steve Chapman: Political violence: 'As American as cherry pie'

Posted yesterday in National Columns

Someday, I hope, I'll sit a couple of grandkids on my lap and tell them about the days when Americans abstained from political violence and settled all our differences peaceably through the democratic process. Or maybe I'll pick a different fairy tale.

 

 

Bill Crawford: Will Mississippi tax cuts have results like Kansas?

Posted 6/17/2017 in National Columns

Is Kansas a lesson for Mississippi? Conservative Governor Sam Brownback and the Republican controlled Kansas Legislature enacted massive state tax cuts five years ago, making Kansas the national poster child for anti-tax advocates.

 

 

Leonard Pitts: Is left-wing terrorism making a comeback?

Posted 6/17/2017 in National Columns

You knew it was coming. You felt it with a sickening certainty the instant news of a mass shooting flashed out from Alexandria, Virginia.

 

 

Patrick Buchanan: A long history of leftist hatred

Posted 6/17/2017 in National Columns

James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, who aspired to end his life as a mass murderer of Republican Congressmen, was a Donald Trump hater and a Bernie Sanders backer.

 

 

Connie Schultz: A gunman shoots, and we become a family

Posted 6/15/2017 in National Columns

As the wife of a U.S. senator, I work hard to keep separate my marriage and my career as a newspaper columnist.

 

 

Patrick Buchanan: Are we nearing civil war?

Posted 6/13/2017 in National Columns

President Trump may be chief of state, head of government and commander in chief, but his administration is shot through with disloyalists plotting to bring him down.

 

 

Leonard Pitts: So far, Trump doesn't deserve passing grade

Posted 6/12/2017 in National Columns

The Republican Party wants us to grade Donald Trump on a curve.

 

Partial to Home: An evening with Paul Thorn

Posted 6/10/2017 in National Columns

Paul Thorn, songwriter, musician, storyteller, artist, former welterweight boxer, son of a preacher and all-around good guy, walked onto the stage of the Omnova Theater Friday evening, sat down and to a full house unceremoniously announced he was going to play a song about "back-road fornication." Thorn then launched into "A Long Way from Tupelo."

 

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