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The Iran Protests

By Cal Thomas / January 14, 2020 /

The Iran protests By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency The latest protests in Iran by people angry over the Iranian military’s missile launch that “unintentionally“ downed a Ukrainian jetliner killing many Iranians, Canadians and others, is different from past protests over rigged elections, rising gas prices, and what Americans like to call “voter suppression.” This…

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Candidates: Focus on What Matters!

By Cal Thomas / January 13, 2020 /

What I’d like to hear from candidates By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s strategy of holding on to the two weak articles of impeachment against President Trump was starting to rattle some Democrats, who felt they were losing the political battle. Last Wednesday, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) told reporters, “If we’re going to…

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In It To Win It?

By Cal Thomas / January 8, 2020 /

It’s war: Are we in it to win it? By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Prior to Iran’s missile attacks on U.S. bases inside Iraq, Secretary of Defense Mark Esper said, “We are not seeking war with Iran, but we are prepared to finish one.” Esper said the U.S. prefers a “diplomatic” solution to the escalation of…

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Iran to the Ash Heap

By Cal Thomas / January 7, 2020 /

Add Iran’s leadership to ash heap of history By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Addressing the British Parliament in 1982, President Ronald Reagan outlined a plan for placing the Soviet Union and Marxism-Leninism on the “ash heap of history.” It is an objective President Trump might pursue against the mullahs in Iran, who are subsidizing…

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Put Iran Leadership On Ash Heap

By Cal Thomas / January 7, 2020 /

Add Iran’s leadership to ash heap of history By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Addressing the British Parliament in 1982, President Ronald Reagan outlined a plan for placing the Soviet Union and Marxism-Leninism on the “ash heap of history.” It is an objective President Trump might pursue against the mullahs in Iran, who are subsidizing…

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Ash Heap

By Cal Thomas / January 4, 2020 /

Add Iran’s leadership to ash heap of history By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Addressing the British Parliament in 1982, President Ronald Reagan outlined a plan for placing the Soviet Union and Marxism-Leninism on the “ash heap of history.” It is an objective President Trump might pursue against the mullahs in Iran, who are subsidizing…

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1920 and 2020

By Cal Thomas / January 4, 2020 /

As we move into new decade, at look at life 100 years ago By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency It can be useful and instructive to observe the turning of a decade by looking back on what life was like in America a mere 100 years ago. On Jan. 2, 1920, the Dow Jones Industrial…

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Ill will to men (and women)

By Cal Thomas / December 14, 2019 /

By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Apologies to Elton John, but in Washington and throughout so much of the country, can you feel the hate tonight? House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was asked by reporter James Rosen if she hates President Trump. She responded with an “if looks could kill” fire in her eyes and denounced…

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Anti-Semitism and The NY Times

By Cal Thomas / April 30, 2019 /

Signs of the times By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency It took a few days, but the New York Timesfinally got around to apologizing for publishing in its international edition a grossly anti-Semitic cartoon depicting a blind President Trump wearing a yarmulke and being led by a dog resembling Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The dog…

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Payback for Pelosi

By Cal Thomas / January 18, 2019 /

CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JANUARY 21, 2019          PRESIDENT TRUMP’S DECISION TO CANCEL A TRIP BY CONGRESSIONAL DEMOCRATS TO AFGHANISTAN, BRUSSELS AND EGYPT IS BEING PORTRAYED IN SOME QUARTERS AS PAYBACK FOLLOWING SPEAKER NANCY PELOSI’S CALL ON THE PRESIDENT TO DELAY HIS STATE OF THE UNION SPEECH.          I PREFER TO CALL IT PUSHBACK. FOR YEARS, DECADES, REPUBLICAN…

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