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Why is Russian gas in Boston Harbor?

Why is Russian gas in Boston Harbor?

Blocking natural-gas pipelines needlessly inflates consumers’ energy bills and destabilizes the electrical grid.

June 18, 2018 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

VFW is committed to ending hunger and sequestration

VFW is committed to ending hunger and sequestration

I’ve written on the subject of sequestration in these pages. The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States has been my source before. Hunger is a new subject this month.
That is an unfortunate topic, but needs to be covered.

April 19, 2018 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

The Democrats abandon Catholics

The Democrats abandon Catholics

“If you value religious education or life’s sanctity, you’re not welcome in the party.”

April 19, 2018 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Lessons from the rise of America’s Irish

Lessons from the rise of America’s Irish

Whether this kind of upward mobility is still possible today given the changes to our economy and culture is an open question.

April 1, 2018 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Biofuel mandates are a bad idea whose time may be up

Biofuel mandates are a bad idea whose time may be up

A 2008 study in Science found that converting natural environments for biofuel production can produce hundreds of times more carbon emissions than the biofuels themselves would save.

March 17, 2018 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Thoughts on elections…

Thoughts on elections…

In our Democracy the collection of the will of the citizenry is essential.

March 11, 2018 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Time out – waiting for election

Time out – waiting for election

Politicians have learned , at their peril, that they must protect every citizen’s right to vote.

March 4, 2018 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Cape Town May Dry Up Because of an Aversion to Israel

Cape Town May Dry Up Because of an Aversion to Israel

The Palestinian Authority accepts the Jewish State’s help on water projects. South Africa refuses it.

February 28, 2018 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

The U.S. Navy lowers its sights

The U.S. Navy lowers its sights

“Has Trump given up on expanding the size of the fleet? If so, there’s still time to reverse course.”

February 18, 2018 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Missile defense

Missile defense

This is really heady stuff, demanding the best and the brightest. Next month, the Trump administration is expected to publish a review of the nation’s defenses against ballistic attack.

February 14, 2018 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »