Ghosts on a landscape

As the nation observed Memorial Day this weekend, we should take a few minutes to reflect on the great number of American military cemeteries that span the far reaches of the planet, where boundless ranks of white stones stand silently at attention w More...

School choice not Grade-A

A lifetime ago, in the early ‘70s, when I taught first grade, the words “school choice” did generate some lively discussions with other teachers. However, the charter-school and voucher-program concepts were not common news items then.  More...

Comey the liberal homey

Not long ago throughout the mountains and valleys of our fruited plain, Democrats wanted to stuff and mount the head of former FBI Director James Comey. More...

No news is bad news!

In a week flooded with news stories, I nearly lost track of the most chilling bit of news from the president.  More...

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