Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Central Banks Buy Gold, Print Money

Central banks bought 534.6 tons of gold during 2012, the largest amount in 48 years. Interest is clearly growing in gold as an international monetary asset as more countries have participated.

President Obama's War On Women And Minorities

The 2012 election featured the bottom feeding charge of a Republican War on Women.  The grounds for such a charge were less than zero.  But with the Democrat Party outright controlling so

New Wealth is Cure to Government, Economy

The sequester happened. Nothing happened—though we all understand there will be impacts down the road. But, it didn’t have to happen.

As Carbon Dioxide Levels Continue To Rise, Global Temperatures Are Not Following Suit

New data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration show atmospheric carbon dioxide levels are continuing to rise but global temperatures are not following suit.

The Coming Sequester Lies

Almost a week since the dreaded sequester went into effect, and look out your window.

New Obama Taxes Will Torpedo Senior Healthcare

Policy successes in Washington are few and far between these days, so more than ever we pray that our leaders follow the old adage, "if it ain't broke, don't fix it." 

Our Real Man-made Climate Crisis

In his first address as Secretary of State, John Kerry said we must safeguard “the most sacred trust” we owe to our children and grandchildren: “an environment not ravaged by rising seas, deadly su

We All Live in a Ninny Nanny Land

Anyone who still believes that the United States of America has a “free” market economy has obviously not taken a look at the health care sector lately.  Speaking as a practicing lawyer, one r