It’s reasonable to wonder how many Western leaders in South Africa for Mandela’s memorial today have been keeping their tears of grief in check since June
Did Obama know date of Mandela’s death was June 26, 2013?
By Judi McLeod Full Story
President Barack Obama may have already known the real date of Nelson Mandela’s death and studiously planned funeral when he made his June 2013 African trip—and was even able to take the photo he would later Tweet on the day of Mandela’s officially announced death while he was still in South Africa.
Switch to defined contribution plans for unions
How to Solve Detroit's Pension System Problem in One Easy Step
By Alan Joel Full Story
The NY Post had a good piece on Friday by William McGurn on the state of the union (pension system) in Detroit, making the case for Detroit to switch to defined contribution plans for their union workers. McGurn is right on the mark that the such a move is critical for the city’s revitalization.
A President who is widely perceived as a liar has lost the most important factor that all Presidents require to function, his credibility
Obama's Moment of Truth---About His Lies
By Alan Caruba Full Story
I think the bulk of the U.S. population, particularly likely voters in 2014, have reached the point where they no longer believe anything President Obama says.
Massive show of force in Kiev puts Russia on its heels.
Putin vs. Pro-West Ukrainians
By Arnold Ahlert Full Story
The massively attended Sunday protest in Kiev, highlighted by the toppling and smashing of the monument to Vladimir Lenin, has apparently forced Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych’s hand. Yesterday, he called for talks with former government leaders and opposition forces aimed at resolving the nation’s political crisis. It is a crisis ignited by his decision to turn away from Europe and feed Russian strongman Vladimir Putin’s dreams of a Eurasian Union, which is little more than a thinly-veiled effort to restore Russian hegemony over large swaths of Eastern Europe.
Five non-negotiable positions of Catholic Church dogma are under attack
An Open Letter to Pope Francis I!
By A.J. Cameron Full Story
Pope Francis, hearts of conservatives sank a bit when the report came out about your supposed comment about ‘trickle down’ economics. While your underlying message of unfettered capitalism is correct on the surface, you barely scratched the surface. Doesn’t anything that is unfettered create a problem within society?