CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY MAY 4, 2020 HAVE YOU EVER BEEN OUT OF WORK? I HAVE AND IT’S NO FUN. MAYBE YOU LOST YOU JOB IN THE LAST SIX WEEKS DUE TO THE VIRUS. WEEKLY JOBLESS CLAIMS HIT 3.84 MILLION LAST WEEK. THE TOTAL BRINGS TO 30.3 MILLION THOSE OUT OF WORK SINCE THE FIRST WEEKS…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY MAY 1, 2020          WHAT KIND OF ECONOMY WILL AMERICA HAVE AFTER THE COVID-19 VIRUS LEAVES US, ASSUMING THAT IT DOES AND A TREATMENT IS FOUND.          IT DEPENDS ON SEVERAL THINGS. AFTER NOTING THE GOVERNMENT HAS SPENT $2.9 TRILLION ON VIRUS RELIEF, SO FAR, A WALL STREET JOURNAL EDITORIAL SAID “AFTER…

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Once upon a time in another America By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency The Wall Street Journal, which is generally considered conservative when it comes to economic issues, published a front-page story last Monday with this headline: “Coronavirus Means the Era of Big Government Is Back.” Rahm Emanuel, former chief of staff for President Obama…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY APRIL 30, 2020          SO, HILLARY CLINTON HAS ENDORSED JOE BIDEN SHORTLY AFTER A WOMAN NAMED TARA READE CAME FORWARD TO ALLEGED BIDEN SEXUALLY ASSAULTED AND RAPED HER WITH HIS FINGERS.          THE MEDIA TRIED TO SUPPRESS READE’S STORY, EVEN WHEN IT WAS CORROBORATED BY RELATIVES, FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS, BUT NOW IT’S…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY APRIL 29, 2020          EACH NIGHT BEFORE GOING TO BED I READ FROM THAT DAY’S CALENDAR PROVIDED BY THE BILLY GRAHAM ORGANIZATION. MONDAY’S WAS SO PROFOUND I WANTED TO SHARE IT WITH YOU:          “IN A SOCIETY OF UNREDEEMED PEOPLE, DEMOCRACY IS THE ONLY FAIR AND EQUITABLE SYSTEM. BUT NO DEMOCRACY CAN…

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Then and now By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Getting my parents and grandparents to talk about their experiences during the Great Depression and World War II was always difficult. They lived in the pre-Dr. Phil generation before people went public with their deepest thoughts. I have been thinking how they might have responded to…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY APRIL 28, 2020          WHOEVER DECIDED PRESIDENT TRUMP SHOULD NOT DOMINATE THOSE DAILY PRESS BRIEFINGS ON THE VIRUS MADE A WISE DECISION. THEY HAVE BECOME MORE ABOUT HIM THAN THE VIRUS AS HE ENGAGES IN COMBAT AND NAME CALLING WITH REPORTERS.          VICE PRESIDENT MIKE PENCE, WHO HEADS THE TASK FORCE, SHOULD…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY APRIL 27, 2020          THE HEADLINE ON A COLUMN WRITTEN FOR THE NEW YORK TIMES BY TIMOTHY EGAN SAYS: “HOW REPUBLICANS BECAME THE PARTY OF DEATH.”          THAT IS RICH IRONY CONSIDERING THAT DEMOCRATS HAVE BACKED ABORTION ON DEMAND SINCE 1973 AND MANY EVEN OPPOSED THE “BORN ALIVE ACT” THAT WOULD HAVE…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTART APRIL 24, 2020 THIS WILL NOT COME AS BREAKING NEWS TO ANYONE, BUT IT SHOULD FORCE US TO DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT. RESULTS FROM THE 2018 NATIONWIDE SURVERY OF WHAT AND HOW AMERICAN HISTORY AND CIVICS ARE BEING TAUGHT IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE IN. THE FIGURES ARE DEPRESSING, AS THEY HAVE BEEN…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY FOR APRIL 23, 2020             HARVARD COLLEGE IS AMERICA’S OLDEST SCHOOL OF HIGHER LEARNING. IT’S MOTTO IS “VERITAS,” OR TRUTH. BUT IT IS QUESTIONABLE WHETHER HARVARD WAS TELLING THE TRUTH WHEN IT CLAIMED TO NEED STIMULUS MONEY, MONEY THAT WAS SUPPOSED TO GO TO SMALL BUSINESSES. THE SCHOOL RECEIVED $8.6 MILLION. PRESIDENT…

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