If Hillary Clinton runs for president and wins, then America faces a “Bloodless Revolution” starting in 2016. It won't be a political revolution, but a cultural revolution to once and for all define us as a people.
Once in a while, we think we've found the perfect hero. Often we are chastened by revelations that are inconsistent with his or her presumed perfection. Is perfection a naive notion?
Even a brief reading of the latest teachings of Pope Francis, which closely follow the teachings of Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict, make it clear to me that Santa is, in fact, a liberal populist.
From here on out, it is all about China, possibly in collusion with Russia, which planted its flag at the North Pole in 2007.
Three cheers for House Speaker John Boehner, who had a very good week. He has declared his independence from the Tea Party and others who are the most radical wing of any major political party in more than a century.
Please let me know if there was a stranger week in 2013.
Pope Francis has called on leaders and politicians around the world to care for the poor, feed the hungry, help the needy, and reform economic and financial systems whose injustices, the pope correctly says, kill people.
There will be hidden serendipity for Israel. Israel now rises away from being an American friend and goes alone. It was always Israel’s destiny to do so since Jews began to move from Spain and Europe homeward to Israel 500 years ago.
This was a critical week in the Speakership of John Boehner (R-Ohio). It was as good for his Speakership as his capitulation to the right before the government shutdown was harmful.