CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JULY 4, 2018 AMERICA IS 242 YEARS OLD TODAY. I REMEMBER THE BICENTENNIAL AND THE UNITY OF THAT DAY: THE INSPIRING TALL SHIPS, THE INCREDIBLE VERSION OF OUR NATIONAL ANTHEM SUNG BY SANDI PATTI AT THE END OF ABC NEWS’ COVERAGE. THAT DAY I TOOK OFF FOR LONDON FROM NEW YORK AND…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JULY 3, 2018 WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW HOW WHAT SOME COMMENTATORS HAVE CALLED A “NEW CIVIL WAR” OVER THE SUPREME COURT VACANCY WILL BE FOUGHT? I ONCE WORKED IN AN ORGANIZATION THAT DID FUNDRAISING AND THE HEAD FUNDRAISER WOULD ALWAYS PICK THE MOST OUTRAGEOUS THEMES TO SEND TO SUPPORTERS. IT WAS…

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Back to the Constitution By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency The retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy from the U.S. Supreme Court is about to bring a 60-year battle to a head. For decades the country has witnessed a fight between those who believe the Constitution speaks for itself and others who believe it says whatever…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JULY 2,  2018 IN ONE OF ITS FINAL DECISIONS FOR THIS SESSION, THE SUPREME COURT LAST WEEK TOLD LABOR UNIONS THEY CANNOT REQUIRE FEES FROM THEIR MEMBERS. THE 5-4 MAJORITY RULED THAT GOVERNMENT WORKERS WHO CHOOSE NOT TO JOIN UNIONS MAY NOT BE REQUIRED TO HELP PAY FOR COLLECTIVE BARGAINING. THE MAJORITY OPINION…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JUNE 29, 2018 THE RETIREMENT OF JUSTICE ANTHONY KENNEDY FROM THE SUPREME COURT GIVES PRESIDENT TRUMP AND CONSERVATIVES AN OPPORTUNITY TO CONFORM THE COURT TO WHAT THE CONSTITUTION SAYS, NOT WHAT UNELECTED JUDGES BELIEVE. THE LEFT IS IN A PANIC. IT HAS USED THE COURT SINCE THE 1960S TO RE-SHAPE SOCIETY IN…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JUNE 27, 2018 IF YOU GET YOUR NEWS ON BROADCAST TV OR CNN, YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED THIS STORY; REASON ENOUGH TO STOP WATCHING THESE CENTERS OF LEFT-WING PROPAGANDA AND ALL THINGS DEMOCRAT.. APPEARING ON FOX NEWS SUNDAY, PRESIDENT OBAMA’S SECRETARY OF HOMELAND SECURITY, JEH JOHNSON, SAID THAT ADMINISTRATION DETAINED SOME CHILDREN…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JUNE 28, 2018 IN THE HEAT OF THE SUMMER THERE IS ENTIRELY TOO MUCH HEATED POLITICAL LANGUAGE. IS ANY OF THIS PRODUCING POLICY RESULTS, OR IS IT JUST HARDENING HEARTS? WHATEVER HAPPENED TO “A SOFT ANSWER TURNS AWAY WRATH”? ALL OF THIS PUBLIC BICKERING IS NOT HELPING ADVANCE ANY CAUSE. THE ISSUES…

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Thirty years of ‘global warming’ panic By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency This year marks the 30th anniversary of the beginning of the “global warming” (now known as “climate change”) panic. As noted by The Wall Street Journal, it was on June 23, 1988 that NASA scientist James E. Hansen testified before the Senate Committee on…

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Bigotry returns to Virginia By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency As a longtime resident of Virginia, I am well aware of its sordid history when it comes to slavery, racism and discrimination. I can still remember “colored only” restrooms, water fountains, poll taxes and African Americans forced to ride in the back of the bus. Virginia public…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JUNE 26, 2018 THE RISE OF INVECTIVE AGAINST PRESIDENT TRUMP AND HIS AIDES IS APPROACHING DANGEROUS LEVELS. LAST WEEK, PRESS SPOKESWOMAN SARAH SANDERS AND HER PARTY WERE ORDERED OUT OF A LEXINGTON, VIRGINIA RESTAURANT BECAUSE THE OWNER HATES THE PRESIDENT. MAXINE WATERS, THE OUT OF CONTROL DEMOCRAT CONGRESSWOMAN FROM CALIFORNIA, HAS CALLED…

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