When it comes to America’s suicide epidemic, we really are our brothers’ keepers.
Many years ago, I attended a dinner at a wealthy man’s New York City condo with, among others, one of the most prominent and influential conservatives in American life. I admired this man then and I admire him now (he has since passed on). He was a major force for good in America.
Last year the Department of Transportation (DOT) sensibly delayed a held over Obama regulation that would have mandated an expensive, obsolete technology called dedicated short-range communication in all new cars and trucks sold in America. The Obama rule, according to its own cost estimate, would have imposed total costs of $108 billion and raised the price of every new car by about $300 – for a technology that has already been made obsolete by rapidly advancing developments including a shift toward commercial cellular and sensor-based approaches to vehicle safety.
Jesus related a parable about a man who built his house on the sand and a man who built his house on a rock, and when the storms came the house whose foundation was sand collapsed while the house on the rock stood solidly against the raging of the wind and water.
As far as I’m concerned, everything you need to know about capitalism vs. statism is captured in this chart comparing per-capita economic output in Chile and Venezuela.
Is it possible that Donald Trump is winning on trade?
I don't mind saying that this column represents a grossly understated review of "Discrimination and Disparities," just published by my longtime friend and colleague Dr. Thomas Sowell. In less than 200 pages, Sowell lays waste to myth after myth not only in the United States but around the globe.
Did he secure America's borders? Did he restore the industrial might of America? Did he take us out of and keep us out of any more neocon wars?
What skills has God given you to use for His glory? Let me tell you how one courageous woman answered that question.
It’s not about being against foreigners. All nations put their people first. If there’s hard work to do in the world, they turn to the U.S.A.