Not learning from our Vietnam experience

Now that Ken Burns and Lynn Novick have told the Vietnam story from their viewpoint, I’d like to add my…

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The Senate health care charade is grossly irresponsible

I often wonder what happened to the Republican Party, whose banner I carried for many years, starting in the 1960s.…

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The President should be proud of the U.S. criminal justice system

On November 1, the President claimed that the criminal justice system in the United States is “a joke” and “a…

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A contempt of court pardon shows contempt for the courts

While the country’s attention was focused on the approaching danger of Hurricane Harvey, a former county sheriff in Arizona was…

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Our leaders should have a “style” of condemning white supremacists

Whether dealing with an abhorrent event precipitated by neo-Nazis in Charlottesville or just an everyday spouting-off of hatred by white…

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Keeping our word to non-citizen service members

The Pentagon is shamefully breaking its word to some non-citizens who joined the military for the purpose of gaining U.S.…

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What is the role of an attorney general?

There has been a great deal of discussion of late about the rift between the President and Attorney General Sessions.…

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Yemen is another example of America’s contribution to the refugee crisis.

The New York Times reported on July 26 that U.S. allies have killed thousands of civilians in the Yemen civil…

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Does Congress have no shame?

Congress should be ashamed of itself for clandestinely drafting a healthcare bill involving hundreds of billions of dollars behind closed…

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Does Jeff Sessions think there is a shortage of federal prison inmates?

Despite the fact that the number of persons incarcerated in federal prisons is at a ten-year low, in February U.S.…

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