NATIONAL COLUMNS

Page 1 of 96   next »

Editorial cartoon for 2-27-17

Posted less than 1 hour ago in National Columns

 

Steve Chapman: How Trump affects the presidential rankings

Posted less than 1 hour ago in National Columns

Any president can change the future. Donald Trump stands out for his ability to change the past, without even trying.

 

Patrick Buchanan: Is secession a solution to cultural war?

Posted 2/25/2017 in National Columns

As the culture war is about irreconcilable beliefs about God and man, right and wrong, good and evil, and is at root a religious war, it will be with us so long as men are free to act on their beliefs.

 

Michael Barone: Trump: a grating style but significant substance

Posted 2/25/2017 in National Columns

Substance and style -- it's easy to get them confused or mistake one for the other. And they're never entirely unconnected, though exactly how much so is a matter of debate.

 

 

Charlie Mitchell: Mississippi should invest in what's already working

Posted 2/25/2017 in National Columns

OXFORD -- A tour bus pulled off the side of the narrow highway just west of Marks where Highway 6 becomes as flat and straight as the furrows that flank it.

 

 

Froma Harrop: Trump has media crying ... all the way to the bank

Posted 2/24/2017 in National Columns

Donald Trump's tweet about the media's being "the enemy of the American people" was a classic distraction -- in this case, from questions swirling around his team's troubling ties with our Russian adversaries.

 

 

Dana Milbank: What are Republicans going to do about Obamacare? 'No idea.'

Posted 2/23/2017 in National Columns

The Obamacare repeal effort was already in unstable condition. Now its status must be downgraded to critical -- and completely unserious.

 

 

Leonard Pitts: The 'confirmed unteachability' of humankind

Posted 2/22/2017 in National Columns

Imagine this. You are a boy, living in a child's blissful unaware.

 

 

Patrick Buchanan: Is a Trump-Putin detente dead?

Posted 2/21/2017 in National Columns

Among the reasons Donald Trump is president is that he read the nation and the world better than his rivals.

 

 

Leonard Pitts: The education gap between left and right

Posted 2/20/2017 in National Columns

It's time we talked about the most consequential political divide in this country.

 

 

Froma Harrop: Hitting our heads against a border wall

Posted 2/20/2017 in National Columns

Illegal immigration from Mexico is yesterday's problem. Last year, more Mexicans left the United States than entered, according to the Pew Research Center. But if Donald Trump were to follow through on threats to ditch or decimate the North American Free Trade Agreement, illegal immigration from Mexico would become tomorrow's problem.

 

Patrick J. Buchanan: The deep state targets Trump

Posted 2/18/2017 in National Columns

When Gen. Michael Flynn was forced to resign as national security adviser, Bill Kristol purred his satisfaction, "If it comes to it, prefer the deep state to the Trump state."

 

Steve Chapman: Trump's strange coziness with the Kremlin

Posted 2/18/2017 in National Columns

Donald Trump assured Americans Thursday that he is not acting in covert concert with Vladimir Putin. "I have nothing to do with Russia," he said during his news conference, insisting, "The whole Russian thing, that's a ruse."

 

 

Steve Chapman: Campus free speech an oxymoron?

Posted 2/17/2017 in National Columns

Since arriving in the White House, Donald Trump has upended many customs and norms, including many whose value was not fully appreciated before.

 

 

Page 1 of 96   next »

 

Advanced Search

 

 

 

Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us via Email