Are we in a Post-American Era?

Are we in a Post-American Era?

As Donald Trump made his way to Beijing, we need to know that he is dealing with a Chinese leadership that is much more self-assured about its interna...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Trump and Kim, a dangerous pairing

Trump and Kim, a dangerous pairing

“We’re dealing with somebody that we’ll figure out. He may be smart, he may be strategic — and he may be totally crazy.”...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


Hats off to those who labor

Monday marks yet another holiday on our yearly calendar, a day in which some of us will enjoy time away from work; others will wrap up final beach wee...

September 1st, 2017 |  


Trump’s threats

Trump’s threats

The problem with Donald Trump’s “fire and fury” statement on North Korea isn’t merely that it intensifies an already tense sit...

August 11th, 2017 |  


Look to Washington State

Look to Washington State

Forward thinking in Washington these days is limited to federal lawmakers scheming new and innovative ways to bolster the fortunes of the ultra-wealth...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Advise, assist, arm: The United States at war

Advise, assist, arm: The United States at war

During the Cold War, the U.S. military and the CIA were involved in a multitude of “indirect” interventions in developing countries. A few...

July 5th, 2017 |  


All is not quiet on the Western Front

All is not quiet on the Western Front

Donald Trump’s visit to NATO headquarters last week was consistent with two of his foreign-policy views: the need to pursue close relations with...

May 31st, 2017 |  


But it won’t be the same

But it won’t be the same

Well, there was at least one political prediction last fall that was correct. And I didn’t hear it from the so-called “experts” in t...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Editorial: Don’t forsake importance of cursive writing

Editorial: Don’t forsake importance of cursive writing

In a few years, parents won’t have to worry about how to keep secrets from their children.They will be able to write it in cursive, drawing puzz...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Dallas Morning News: Once again, military fails to shoot straight on sexual harassment

We’ve seen this play too many times before. Military personnel involved in sexual harassment. Top brass vows reforms. A few take the fall, maybe...

March 14th, 2017 updated: March 14th, 2017. |