Russia not the only actors in the 2016 election By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency The indictment of 13 Russians and three companies for allegedly creating a “sophisticated network designed to subvert the 2016 election and to support the Trump campaign” is only half the story. While the Justice Department targeted foreign influence, others could have easily…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY FEBRUARY 20, 2018          TO WATCH AND LISTEN TO SOME STUDENTS WHO SURVIVED THE PARKLAND, FLORIDA SCHOOL SHOOTING LAST WEEK IS HEART BREAKING. BUT TO HEAR ONLY ONE POINT OF VIEW EXPRESSED IN THE MEDIA IS VERY TELLING.          ALL OF THE INTERVIEWS I’VE SEEN ON NETWORK TELEVISION AND READ IN NEWSPAPERS…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY FEBRUARY 19, 2018          THERE ARE MANY GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS THAT HAVE GREAT SECURITY. WHY NOT OUR SCHOOLS? THERE ARE PUBLIC EVENTS, LIKE THE UPCOMING OSCARS, THAT HAVE EXCELLENT SECURITY. NO ONE HAS SHOT THESE UP. WHY CAN’T OUR SCHOOLS BE SIMILARLY PROTECTED?          AT THE RECENT SUPER BOWL, MASSIVE SECURITY DETERRED ANY…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY FEBRUARY 16, 2018          ANOTHER SCHOOL SHOOTING, THIS ONE AT A PUBLIC SCHOOL NORTH OF MIAMI. 17 DEAD. 14 WOUNDED, SOME CRITICALLY.          THE PATTERN ALWAYS REPEATS ITSELF. A 19-YEAR-OLD WHO WAS EXPELLED RETURNS TO THE SCHOOL, PULLS A FIRE ALARM SO STUDENTS WILL LEAVE THEIR CLASSROOMS AND STARTS FIRING IN THE…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY FEBRUARY 15, 2018          IF YOU PAY ATTENTION TO THE NEWS YOU HAVE PROBABLY SEEN THE PORTRAITS OF FORMER PRESIDENT OBAMA AND HIS WIFE, MICHELLE, THAT WERE UNVEILED ON MONDAY. THEY HAVE NOTHING IN COMMON WITH PORTRAITS MADE OF PRESIDENTS AND FIRST LADIES OF THE PAST. SOME MIGHT EVEN CALL THEM STRANGE,…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY FEBRUARY 14, 2018          THE ISSUE OF DOMESTIC ABUSE HAS COME ROARING BACK IN THE CASE OF TOP WHITE HOUSE AIDE ROB PORTER. TWO OF PORTER’S EX-WIVES HAVE PUBLICLY STATED HE BEAT THEM. ONE HAS SHOWN A PICTURE OF A BLACK EYE SHE SAID SHE RECEIVED AS A RESULT OF PORTER HITTING…

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Drowning in debt By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency In “Hamlet,” Shakespeare pens one of the most familiar lines – and best advice – ever written. Before Laertes leaves for Paris, his father, Polonius, tells him: “Neither a borrower nor a lender be…” We have ignored that advice for far too long, which is why…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY FEBRUARY 13, 2018          TOMORROW IS VALENTINE’S DAY. A CYNIC WOULD SAY IT’S JUST A PLOY BY THE FLOWER, CHOCOLATE AND GREETING CARD INSDUSTRIES TO SELL THEIR PRODUCTS DURING THE LONG STRETCH BEYWEEN CHRISTMAS AND EASTER.          IF VALENTINE’S DAY IS TRULY ABOUT LOVE WE SHOULD DEFINE THE TERM. YOU ARE PROBABLY…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY FEBRUARY 12, 2018 SOMETIMES SYMBOLISM PERFECTLY DEFINES A PROBLEM. LIKE THE MEXICAN NATIONAL WHO MANAGED TO GET DEPORTED 44 TIMES IN FIFTEEN YEARS, WHICH OF COURSE MEANS HE WAS ABLE TO SNEAK ACROSS THE BORDER THAT MANY TIMES. ACCORDING TO INFORMATION PROVIDED TO THE WASHINGTON TIMES BY IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT, HE…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY FEBRUARY 7, 2018          PARTS OF THE MEDICAL PROFESSION HAVE LONG BEEN CO-OPTED BY POLITICAL CORRECTNESS; NEVER MORE THAN WHEN IT COMES TO HOMOSEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER BEHAVIOR.          A STUDY PUBLISHED BY THE JOURNAL “PEDIATRICS” HAS FOUND THAT TRANSGENDER AND WHAT IS CALLED GENDER NONCOMFORMING YOUTH ARE MORE LIKELY TO REPORT MENTAL…

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