CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY SEPTEMBER 23,2019          WHAT TO MAKE OF THE RECENT ISRAELI ELECTION? FOR SOME INSIGHT I ASKED FORMER ISRAELI DIPLOMAT YORAM ETTINGER. HE SAYS WHILE BENJAMIN NETANYAHU HAS CHANGED OVER THE YEARS HE IS STILL BETTER THAN ANY OF HIS OPPONENTS.          ETTINGER ADDS: “THE OUTCOME OF THE SECOND ELECTION CAMPAIGN IN HALF…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY SEPTEMBER 20, 2019          WE SHOULD NOT BE MERCENARIES FOR SAUDI ARABIA IN ITS HOSTILE RELATIONS WITH IRAN. SO SAYS NEW YORK TIMES COLUMNIST NICHOLAS KRISTOFF. HE IS RIGHT.          THE U.S. SAYS IRAN WAS BEHIND THE DRONE ATTACK ON SAUDI OIL REFINERIES. WE SAY WE HAVE PROOF BASED ON SATELLITE IMAGES…

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The Kavanaugh reboot By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency When the Supreme Court, under a previous ideological majority, was handing down decisions favorable to the left, Democrats were fine with deferring to that third branch of government to achieve what they declined to produce in legislation. Some Democrats in conservative states took the position that…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY SEPTEMBER 19, 2019          THE GUTTMACHER INSTITUTE, A PRO-ABORTION ORGANIZATION LONG AFFILIATED WITH PLANNED PARENTHOOD, IS OUT WITH STATISTICS THAT SHOW THE ABORTION RATE IN AMERICA AT ITS LOWEST SINCE ROE VS. WADE WAS DECIDED BY THE SUPREME COURT IN 1973.          THERE ARE MANY, INCLUDING CONTRACEPTION, CHANGING ATTITUDES ABOUT SEX AND…

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Non-debate ‘debates’ By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency By definition, what 14 million viewers watched on TV last Thursday night was not a debate — not even close. Here’s how dictionary.com defines “debate”: “A discussion, as of a public question in an assembly, involving opposing viewpoints … a formal contest in which the affirmative and negative sides…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY SEPTEMBER 18, 2019          HAVE YOU BEEN FOLLOWING WHAT THE LEFT IS AGAIN TRYING TO DO TO THE NEWEST JUSTICE ON THE SUPREME COURT? IT WASN’T ENOUGH FOR THEM TO TRY TO SMEAR JUSTICE BRETT KAVANAUGH BY PRODUCING CHRISTINE BLASSEY FORD AND HER BOGUS CHARGES OF SEXUAL ASSAULT. AFTER KAVANAUGH HAS BEEN…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY SEPTEMBER 17, 2019          TWO SUBJECTS DIDN’T COME UP IN THE LAST WEEKS’S DEBATE AMONG DEMOCRAT PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES IN HOUSTON. ONE WAS THE ECONOMY; THE OTHER WAS HOMELESSNES, ESPECIALLY IN LOS ANGELES AND SAN FRANCISCO, WHERE MANY STREETS ARE POLLUTED WITH HUMAN WASTE AND PEOPLE AVOID THE AREAS.          THE ECONOMY WOULD…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY SEPTEMBER 16, 2019          THE SUPREME COURT HAS VOTED TO ALLOW THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION TO DENY ASYLUM TO MIGRANTS FROM OTHER COUNTRIES WHO TRAVEL THROUGH MEXICO BEFORE REACHING THE U.S. IT IS A MAJOR VICTORY FOR THE PRESIDENT AND HIS EFFORT TO DENY ILLEGAL ALIENS ENTRY INTO THE COUNTRY.          MIGRANTS WOULD…

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When government runs health careBy Cal ThomasTribune Content AgencyDUBLIN — “When would you like to schedule your knee replacement surgery?” asked my American doctor before I left for Ireland? I gave him a date that works for me (I’m calling it the result of an old basketball injury, not advancing age). His office scheduled it…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY SEPTE,BER 13, 2019          THERE WAS A SPECIAL ELECTION IN NORTH CAROLINA LAST TUESDAY. BOTH REPUBLICANS WERE SUPPOSED TO LOSE ACCORDING TO POLLS AND THE MAJOR MEDIA WERE WAITING – EAGER – TO CLAIM THE LOSSES WOULD DEMONSTRATE THE WEAKNESS OF PRESIDENT TRUMP AND SIGNAL HIS DEFEAT IN NEXT YEAR’S ELECTION.         …

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