I have never been an accomplice to a crime. Put another way, I have never been a victim of sexual assault/sexual abuse/sexual harassment. Those who have know precisely what I mean.
It "makes some people uncomfortable." That was the explanation Kenny Holloway, a school board official in Biloxi, Mississippi, gave the Sun Herald newspaper last week, for the board's decision to remove from its eighth-grade curriculum a Pulitzer Prize-winning American classic, Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird."
Last week, the Biloxi School District removed Harper Lee's classic novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" from its eighth-grade language arts curriculum after complaints from some of the students' parents.
The story of Donald Trump and health coverage rightly starts with the story of Donald Trump and William Trump.
A week ago, around every bend a field of cotton edged the road. The crops were defoliated, so stalks stood brown holding fluffy white cotton, like cotton candy on a stick. The fields are beautiful, lying in row after row as far as you can see.
A case the U.S. Supreme Court will decide this term illustrates what happens when good intentions go bad.
Recently, before setting out on a road trip, I stopped by the library for a handful of books on tape, invaluable companions on long drives.
Donald Trump is to conservatism as SpaghettiOs are to Italian food: a distant, crude and almost unrecognizable cousin. But last year, many conservatives who had trouble rationalizing a vote for Donald Trump settled on one decisive reason. Justices appointed by President Hillary Clinton, they said, could not be trusted to faithfully follow the Constitution.
Sometimes being away from home reminds you of home in a very poignant way.
Three decades ago, as communications director in the White House, I set up an interview for Bill Rusher of National Review.
The story of MUW math professor Dr. Agnes Carino illustrates an important point where medical treatment is concerned.
Since the carnage in Las Vegas, there's been a lot of talk on TV and commentary in print about gun control.
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