Columns by Cal Thomas

Vietnam Revisited

The Vietnam War revisited

The NFL Protests

Unnecessary roughness

By Cal Thomas

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If you like professional sports, a major reason — perhaps THE reason — you attend games, or watch them on TV, is that it helps you escape from whatever occupies your mind the rest of the week. You certainly don’t want the issues of the day encroaching on your enjoyment.

Trump At The UN

The UN: Once ‘useless,’ now useful

By Cal Thomas

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While campaigning for the presidency, Donald Trump more than once referred to the United Nations as a “useless” organization and “not a friend of democracy.”

Constitutional Ignorance

Ignorant nation

By Cal Thomas

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At a National Archives ceremony last Friday in Washington, D.C., 30 immigrants became naturalized U.S. citizens. In a video, President Trump encouraged them to embrace the “full rights, and the sacred duties, that come with American citizenship.”

Football and Politics

The option play

By Cal Thomas

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What just happened? President Trump cut a deal with Democrats to pay for hurricane damage relief and raise the debt ceiling without getting anything in return, except the temporary avoidance of a government shutdown. How to describe this? Was it a sellout, or a pragmatic act?

The Mafia Lives

The Mafia and the migrants

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Hungary, Immigration and Taxes

On taxes and immigration: look to Hungary

By Cal Thomas

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BUDAPEST — Congress has returned to Washington after another unearned vacation and faces at least two immediate challenges, in addition to the familiar ritual of raising the debt ceiling.

Turkey's Future

Turkey’s choice: Past or future

By Cal Thomas

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