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Are You Woke?

By Cal Thomas / July 6, 2022 /

Cal Thomas: The age of wokeness “And I’m proud to be an American…” (Lee Greenwood) A Gallup poll has found only 38 percent of us are “strongly proud” to be Americans, the lowest on record. Another 22 percent say they are “moderately proud.” Some pro-choice liberals have called for boycotts of future Independence Days. What…

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Biden Energy Fiasco

By Cal Thomas / July 6, 2022 /

It’s not easy being green By Cal Thomas – – Monday, July 4, 2022 With apologies to Kermit the Frog, it’s not easy being green. The Supreme Court last week diminished the power of unelected bureaucrats to effectively make law. A 6-3 majority ruled the Environmental Protection Agency does not have the power to set standards on…

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ONE WOMAN’S STORY

By Cal Thomas / June 28, 2022 /

A personal story By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Some editorial writers, columnists and activists are working overtime to tell stories of women who oppose last week’s ruling by the Supreme Court that overturned Roe v. Wade. Women will die, they say. What about the lives of their unborn children? This attempt to divide humanity…

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SCOTUS and Roe

By Cal Thomas / June 27, 2022 /

Persistence paid off By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency There were times over the last 50 years when some pro-lifers felt they would never see Roe v. Wade overturned and the right to life again recognized by government. Many who never doubted didn’t live to see this day. They had marched in the cold streets…

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America in Decline

By Cal Thomas / June 20, 2022 / Comments Off on America in Decline

The decline of a nation By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency While inflation, high gas and food prices, a falling stock market, corrosive politics and a looming recession are all causes for concern – even alarm – two recent Gallup polls reveal an erosion of foundational principles that are key to a stable and enduring…

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Democrat’s fighting words

By Cal Thomas / June 11, 2022 / Comments Off on Democrat’s fighting words

Sticks, stone and worse By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Most people are familiar with the phrase “sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” The incendiary rhetoric that has engulfed our political system has demonstrated that especially violent words can cause hurt, even death, to others. The most recent…

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Jan 6 Show

By Cal Thomas / June 7, 2022 / Comments Off on Jan 6 Show

Primetime for anti-Trumpers By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency If things aren’t going your way on issues such as high gas and food prices, inflation and the hordes flowing across the southern border (Fox News, The Guardian, and other news outlets report between 10,000 and 15,000 migrants are on the way and neither Congress nor…

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Commencement Follies

By Cal Thomas / June 6, 2022 / Comments Off on Commencement Follies

Predictable commencement addresses By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency What comes to mind in the month of June? Weddings. Vacations (and how to pay for record high gas prices if you’re driving). Graduations. Time was when many commencement speeches at major universities were about America and its values and what graduates could expect in the…

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Education’s Missing Piece

By Cal Thomas / June 2, 2022 / Comments Off on Education’s Missing Piece

For release: 06/02/22 The missing element in the debate about guns By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency The heightened debate over gun violence following the massacre of 19 children and two teachers at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, is leaving out one critical element. The debate starts at the wrong end. Isaac Newton’s Third…

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Munich Revisited

By Cal Thomas / May 24, 2022 / Comments Off on Munich Revisited

What is U.S. foreign policy? By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency For the third time since becoming president, Joe Biden has said he would send U.S. forces to defend Taiwan should mainland China launch an attack. And for the third time, White House staff and the State Department had to “walk back” (diplospeak for deny)…

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