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Parker: GOP, choose wisely or reap the whirlwind

WASHINGTON - The Cliven Bundy spectacle in Nevada has provided a Wild West backdrop for our hottest political issues as we gallop toward the midterm elections.

April 27, 2014 | Kathleen Parker | More viewpoint stories


Goldberg: Obama falls into Keystone pipeline trap

On Good Friday, President Barack Obama made a bad call. The State Department announced that it would delay its decision on the Keystone XL pipeline until after the Nebraska Supreme Court rules in a case involving the route. The administration insists the decision to punt has nothing to do with politics. Pretty much everyone else thinks otherwise.

April 25, 2014 | Jonah Goldberg | More viewpoint stories


Parker: Will being a Grandma boost Clinton or drive her from race?

WASHINGTON - The word is out that Chelsea Clinton is with child, making the favorite Democratic presidential nominee a soon-to-be grandmother.

April 24, 2014 | Kathleen Parker | More viewpoint stories


Krauthammer: Zealots win again over money limits

WASHINGTON - The debate over campaign contributions is never-ending for a simple reason: Both sides of the argument have merit.

April 20, 2014 | Charles Krauthammer | More viewpoint stories


Goldberg: Obama’s diplomatic dance with Putin is a sad sock hop

President Barack Obama is right. He told Major Garrett of CBS this week that "Mr. Putin's decisions aren't just bad for Ukraine. Over the long term, they're going to be bad for Russia."

April 20, 2014 | Jonah Goldberg | More viewpoint stories


Parker: A Khruschev suited to read Putin’s mind

WASHINGTON - The new "agreement" between Russia, the U.S. and our allies is exactly what the former KGB agent ordered.

April 20, 2014 | Kathleen Parker | More viewpoint stories


Goldberg: Holder blows the racism ‘dog whistle’

Last week, the president's lap dog blew his dog whistle.

April 18, 2014 | Jonah Goldberg | More viewpoint stories


Parker: Time to erase the race card

WASHINGTON - One approaches the race fray with trepidation, but here we go, tippy-toe.

April 17, 2014 | Kathleen Parker | More viewpoint stories


Navarrette: Lone Star lunacy over immigration

SAN DIEGO - Every state has its challenges. California has drought. Oklahoma has tornadoes. Colorado has forest fires.

April 08, 2014 | Ruben Navarrette | More viewpoint stories


Goldberg: Hold the pickle — Obama’s stand-up routine is a riot

President Barack Obama was doing his favorite thing this week: talking to crowds of adoring young people who already agree with him while acting like he persuaded them about something.

April 06, 2014 | Jonah Goldberg | More viewpoint stories


Parker: Dems demonize new faces of GOP ‘haves’

WASHINGTON - Rush Limbaugh can relax. The popular "demon of the right" has been replaced at least through the midterms by the Koch brothers, Charles and David.

April 06, 2014 | Kathleen Parker | More viewpoint stories


Red tape rising

In his State of the Union address earlier this year, President Barack Obama vowed to wield his executive powers when faced with congressional resistance to his legislative agenda: "America does not stand still - and neither will I. So wherever and whenever I can take steps without legislation ... that's what I am going to do."

April 06, 2014 | By James L. Gattuso and Diane Katz The Heritage Foundation | More viewpoint stories


Krauthammer: Kerry’s folly in Mideast, Chapter 3

WASHINGTON - When has a secretary of state been involved in so many disastrous, self-initiated negotiations?

April 05, 2014 | Charles Krauthammer | More viewpoint stories


Parker: Democrats acting desperately

WASHINGTON - H.L. Mencken gets a workout in election years when voters are reminded by pundits of the curmudgeon's observation that no one ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American public.

April 03, 2014 | Kathleen Parker | More viewpoint stories


Parker: Catty criticism aimed at first lady isn’t justified

WASHINGTON - The past couple of weeks have marked a turning point in American ugliness as the mob has turned its full fury on first lady Michelle Obama.

March 30, 2014 | Kathleen Parker | More viewpoint stories


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Jonah Goldberg: A civil Iran is wishful thinking

The first thing one needs to know about the nuclear deal with Iran is that it is not, in fact, a deal.

April 10, 2015 | Jonah Goldberg | More viewpoint stories


Kathleen Parker: White House tell-all shows lines of discretion vanishing

The new tell-all, "The Residence," featuring intimate anecdotes collected from past and current White House staff members, is absolutely delicious - and utterly lacking in nutritious content.

April 09, 2015 | Kathleen Parker | More viewpoint stories


Georgia finally puts autism in focus

After seven years of largely fruitless efforts, autism awareness advocates have finally convinced the Georgia General Assembly to take a small step toward recognizing what Rep. Charlie Bethel, R-Dalton, has called "a public health crisis in all our communities."

April 05, 2015 | By Ron Martz rlmartz@hotmail.com | More viewpoint stories


Kathleen Parker: Putting the cork back into parental example

For a variety of reasons, I gave up alcohol Jan. 4.

April 05, 2015 | Kathleen Parker | More viewpoint stories


Jonah Goldberg: Religious freedom laws not like Jim Crow

"It's the Jim Crow law of our time." That exact quote, or one very much like it, has come from the mouths of reporters, editorialists, activists, corporate CEOs and, of course, politicians, all because of Indiana's Religious Freedom and Restoration Act.

April 05, 2015 | Jonah Goldberg | More viewpoint stories


Kathleen Parker: Freedom is a two-way street

Excited protests against Indiana's recently passed religious freedom law have highlighted both America's growing support for same-sex marriage and our apparent incapacity to entertain more than one idea at a time.

April 02, 2015 | Kathleen Parker | More viewpoint stories


A learning process: Becoming a foster parent requires thought, answers

I knew foster parents were badly needed in Hall County when my husband and I signed up.

October 19, 2014 | Shannon Casas | More viewpoint stories


Forging foster bonds not easy or natural

Everyone has an idea of what the role of parent means.

September 21, 2014 | Shannon Casas | More viewpoint stories


Foster family adjusting to new roles

About one month after getting approved as foster parents, my husband and I got our first placement.

August 03, 2014 | Shannon Casas | More viewpoint stories


Fostering first: Up early, and little time to spare since

It's 5:30 a.m. on a Saturday, and my husband taps me.

May 18, 2014 | Shannon Casas | More viewpoint stories


Filling a need and a home: A foster parent's journey

We got the call at 3 p.m. on a Monday. Two little ones needed a home.

April 20, 2014 | Shannon Casas | More viewpoint stories


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