Columns by Cal Thomas

Kim Blinks For Now

 

Armageddon postponed

By Cal Thomas

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North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un appears to have blinked and President Trump can claim a foreign policy victory and justification for his strategy.

Reminiscent of President Ronald Reagan’s “peace through strength” approach to deterring adversaries, President Trump stood up to the blustering despot and forced him to back down from his threat to launch missiles at Guam.

Hate In Charlottesville

 

Tragedy in Charlottesville

Kim Blinks

Armageddon postponed

By Cal Thomas

Tribune Content Agency

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un appears to have blinked and President Trump can claim a foreign policy victory and justification for his strategy.

Reminiscent of President Ronald Reagan’s “peace through strength” approach to deterring adversaries, President Trump stood up to the blustering despot and forced him to back down from his threat to launch missiles at Guam.

The Biblical Sanctuary City

Sanctuary cities vs. hideouts

By Cal Thomas

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In biblical times, a sanctuary city was a place where someone who had committed unintentional manslaughter could find refuge from “the avenger of blood.” If the offender left the sanctuary city, he could be set upon by a relative of the dead person and killed. No sanctuary was available to anyone who committed murder with malice aforethought.

Common Sense on Immigration

 

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Wars and Rumors of Wars

Wars and rumors of wars

By Cal Thomas

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One month after the election, President-elect Donald Trump made a “victory tour” of states that had helped deliver his surprise win.

Trump Not The Enemy

The president is not the enemy

By Cal Thomas

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The Establishment, a construct of Democrats and Republicans that rules in Washington no matter which party controls government, appears to be over its fainting spell following Donald Trump’s election. It is now throwing everything at him from a daily — make that hourly, even minute by minute — onslaught of investigations to big media’s equivalent of Molotov cocktails.

The Democrats' Comeback Plan

Democrats’ ‘better deal’ is a raw deal

By Cal Thomas

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Theodore Roosevelt offered Americans a “Square Deal.” His fifth cousin, Franklin D. Roosevelt, gave us “The New Deal.” Modern Democrats, who have lost election after election, are now offering the country “A Better Deal.”

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