Columns by Cal Thomas

Envying, Not Emulating The Rich

The Rich List and the West’s culture of envy

By Cal Thomas

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A Way Out of the VA Mess

The VA, the NHS and choice

By Cal Thomas

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Does Hillary's Health Matter?

Hillary’s health matters

By Cal Thomas

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Karl Rove, the bete noir for Democrats (and some Republicans), has dared to raise questions about Hillary Clinton’s health.

Double Standard Sam vs. Tebow

Free speech not so free when discussing gay rights

By Cal Thomas

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Once, Social Security was the “third rail” of politics. Touch it and face political death. Now it is homosexuality. Criticize anything gay people do and you risk ostracism, fines, suspension or loss of your livelihood.

Pope Francis and "Legitimate" Redistribution

First redistribute Vatican wealth

By Cal Thomas

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I have great respect for the humility displayed by Pope Francis, but in his latest call for the “legitimate” redistribution of wealth, he has it backward. Instead of taking more money from those who have earned it, he should advocate for creating new wealth.

Public Prayer At What Cost?

Supreme Court rules 5-4 on public prayer

By Cal Thomas

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Ever since the Supreme Court ruled organized prayer and Bible study in public schools unconstitutional in the early 1960s, conservative Christians have been trying to re-enter the secular arena.

What Happened to Waste Not Want Not?

Government waste: Where has all the money gone?

By Cal Thomas

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Most people, perhaps even the super-wealthy, who are usually accountable to auditors, want to know where their money goes. This is especially true when they detect money for which they can’t account. Not so with the federal government.

Some recent headlines reflect a disturbing pattern that has contributed to our $17 trillion debt and to a growing cynicism among the public, which increasingly regards government in a negative light.

Religion and Politics Liberal Style

Hillary Clinton’s ‘social gospel’ good enough for Democrats

By Cal Thomas

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Faith is making a comeback among liberal Democrats, but they still have a way to go.

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