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American needs to rediscover tact

American needs to rediscover tact

“I want to kick away from the daily and get to something larger.

September 6, 2019 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

How to contain Iran

How to contain Iran

A deal would put Iran’s nuclear program back in a box, making it easier to tackle all those other problems without causing a war.

July 20, 2019 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

How Democrats can avoid losing

How Democrats can avoid losing

‘Trump is beatable in 2020, but only if his opponent appeals beyond the base.’

June 20, 2019 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Iran has been at war for 40 years

Iran has been at war for 40 years

PETER O’CONNOR Staff Columnist oconnor@lbknews.com By  Mohammed Alyaha in The Wall Street Journal (Tuesday, May 28, 2019) “The U.S. plans to send 1,500 troops and other military assets to the Middle East to counter the Iranian threat.  Those who worry about the possibility of war ignore that Iran is already at war and has been […]

June 20, 2019 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Socialism vs. ‘the Person’

Socialism vs. ‘the Person’

‘We are more than simply individuals, because it is in relation with one another ‘as persons’ that we discover ourselves.’

June 17, 2019 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Sandra Day O’Connor’s lessons in leadership

Sandra Day O’Connor’s lessons in leadership

In nearly 25 years as a justice she was the most important vote on the U.S. Supreme Court.

April 1, 2019 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Gas shortages give New York an early taste of the Green New Deal

Gas shortages give New York an early taste of the Green New Deal

“The State is dependent on imports even though it sits atop the abundant Marcellus Shale.”

March 22, 2019 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Ortasio-Cortez heralds a New Political Era

Ortasio-Cortez heralds a New Political Era

‘Socialism may not become America’s dominant ideology, but it’s likely to be around for a while.’

March 9, 2019 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Medicare for all is a trap

Medicare for all is a trap

“Candidates who can’t win this debate should find another line of work, and a party that ends up on the wrong side of it could forfeit a winnable presidential campaign in 2020.”

February 24, 2019 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

The new Beijing — Moscow axis

The new Beijing — Moscow axis

China today is an export driven economic giant with ambitions for world leadership.

February 24, 2019 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »