Category Archives: Column

Bernie Sanders is a harbinger of future division

For years now, the left has rather enjoyed — and I can’t say that I blame them — watching the chaos in the Republican party, which has been caused by the insurgent, anti-establishment, populist rebellion within the conservative movement. Tired of professional politicians, broken promises, chameleon-like shifts to core ideology, and horse trading for power […]

Symbolism as substitute for substance after a tragedy

If there is one thing you can count on after a senseless, horrific tragedy, it is the public’s maddening reaction to it. A week ago, a mass shooting took place in Charleston, South Carolina. Dylann Roof, an intensely disturbed 21-year-old with racial hatred held deeply inside of him, opened fire inside Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal […]