Cal Thomas: Trump is right about mail-in ballots By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency I begin with a personal story to make a greater point. Two weeks ago, I mailed an 8-by-10-inch envelope from a Miami post office to an address in New York State. The postage was correct, as was the address and ZIP…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 11, 2020          WHAT ARE THE SIGNS OF A COLLAPSING SOCIETY AND CAN WE LEARN ANYTHING FROM HISTORY THAT WILL HELP US AVOID THE SAME FATE AS OTHERS? IT’S THE SUBJECT OF MY LATEST BOOK “AMERICA’S EXPIRATION DATE: THE FALL OF EMPIRES, SUPERPOWERS AND THE FUTURE OF THE UNITED STATES.” THE…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 10, 2020             DURING A VISIT TO THE KEY STATE OF OHIO LAST WEEK, PRESIDENT TRUMP SAID JOE BIDEN IS “ANTI-GOD” AND HE WOULD “HURT THE BIBLE,” WHATEVER THAT MEANS.          THE BIDEN CAMPAIGN RESPONDED THAT BIDEN’S CATHOLIC FAITH IS “AT THE CORE OF WHO HE IS.”          NO ONE CAN,…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 5, 2020          HOW MANY SURVEYS, STUDIES AND POLLS DOES IT TAKE BEFORE THE MEDIA ACKNOWLEDGE THEY HAVE A CREDIBILITY PROBLEM AND DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT?          THE LATEST COMES FROM THE KNIGHT FOUNDATION AND GALLUP. IT REPEATS WHAT MANY OTHER STUDIES HAVE SAID: A HUGE PERCENTAGE OF AMERICANS DO NOT…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 7, 2020          THE TESTIMONY BY FORMER DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL SALLY YATES BEFORE THE SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE WEDNESDAY MAY NOT HAVE BEEN RIVETING, BUT IT WAS INSTRUCTIVE.          YATES, TESTIFYING REMOTELY, TOLD CHAIRMAN LINDSEY GRAHAM THAT FORMER FBI DIRECTOR JAMES COMEY “WENT ROGUE” WHEN HE DISPATCHED AGENTS TO INTERVIEW MICHAEL FLYNN,…

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Trouble with Biden’s VP choices By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden appears to have painted himself into a corner with his promise to select a woman — and apparently from the candidates on his short list, an African-American women — to be his running mate. While it is just the…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 4, 2020          DR. DEBORAH BIRX HAS PREDICTED THE CORONAVIRUS IS GOING TO BECOME EVEN MORE WIDESPREAD. WHO KNOWS? EXPERTS HAVE BEEN WRONG BEFORE, BUT WHAT IF SHE IS RIGHT AND MASKS, HAND WASHING AND SOCIAL DISTANCING AREN’T ENOUGH?          HOW ABOUT CALLING ON THE LORD? I AM NOT A THEOLOGIAN,…

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John Lewis funeral was a political event By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Traditionally, funerals are supposed to serve at least three purposes: honor the life of the deceased, comfort those who mourn his passing and preach a message about eternity and the brevity of life. Tradition was discarded during John Lewis’ funeral last week…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 3. 2020            FUNERALS ARE MEANT TO SERVE AT LEAST THREE PURPOSES: ONE, TO HONOR THE ONE WHO DIED, ESPECIALLY IF THAT PERSON WAS A BELIEVER; SECOND, TO COMFORT THOSE WHO MOURN; AND THIRD TO PREACH JESUS SO THAT THE UNSAVED ATTENDING MIGHT FOCUS ON ETERNITY.          NONE OF THOSE…

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By any other name By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Politicians and various social justice groups have long used labels that have nothing to do with the real intent of legislation, or an organization, to dupe the public. But, to paraphrase Shakespeare, a rose by any other name is still a rose. Numerous “civil rights”…

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