Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Don’t Fear the Fiscal Cliff

Despite the lies, spin, and spun lies pouring from the mouths of nearly everyone involved in the “fiscal cliff” negotiations or speaking for those who are involved in them, some people see the trut

The Term 'Assault Weapon' Is Just A PR Stunt Meant To Fool The Gullible

Senator Diane Feinstein (D-CA) has announced that she will be introducing legislation to reenact the ban on so-called assault weapons that she

Is President Obama Really A Socialist? Let’s Analyze Obamanomics

President Obama says that income taxes must be raised on the rich because they don’t pay their fair share.  The indisputable facts from official government sources say otherwise.

Guns for Dummies

If we’re going to have a “national conversation” about banning “assault weapons” following Newtown – and it looks like we are – let’s at least know what we’re talking about and what we’re not talki

Despite What You Hear, Global Warming Is Still Benefiting Africa

Michel Nasibu, an advisor in the International Development Advisory Section of KPMG East Africa, 

Common Core: A Rotten Apple for Education

As much as conservatives and liberals may disagree over big government's permissible role in shaping school curricula, sometimes one act of arrogance and stupidity from on high is enough to unite t

The E-Cigarette Revolution

Richard Craver, a writer for the Winston-Salem Journal, recently 

Fewer Guns, More Crime

To President Obama, the word “politics” means anyone who disagrees with him, as in the phrase “It is time to put politics aside.” Whenever he says that, he is really saying “It is time to put aside

Will Obama Delay Obamacare?

As the fiscal cliff discussions in Washington move forward, don't be surprised if you soon hear about President Barack Obama requesting an extension on his signature legislative achievement.

Teachers Unions Steer Clear of Race to the Top

Teachers unions are infamous for pursuing money and power at children’s expense. It’s ironic when they try to turn down taxpayer money on principle but state and local officials won’t let them.