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No Strategy. No Clue.

BY ALAN CARUBA The Wednesday, June 10 Wall Street Journal headline at the top of the page was “Obama Set to Expand Troops in Iraq.”...

"Skeptics" Gather in D.C.

BY ALAN CARUBA On Thursday and Friday, June 11-12, there will be a gathering of some of the nation’s and the world’s leading climate change...

“Skeptics” Gather in D.C.

BY ALAN CARUBA On Thursday and Friday, June 11-12, there will be a gathering of some of the nation’s and the world’s leading climate change...

Predicting Earthquakes. Not.

BY ALAN CARUBA The president of the Space and Science Research Corporation, John Casey, is also the author of “Cold Sun: A Dangerous ‘Hibernation’ of...

Caitlin Jenner? Hello Sucker!

BY ALAN CARUBA It doesn’t matter that Bruce Jenner, famed Olympic athlete and member of the Kardashian family, thinks that he is female. He can...

The Hillary Enigma

BY ALAN CARUBA Does it strike anyone as strange that the only candidate for the Democratic Party’s nomination to be the next President of the...

Leaving the Church of Environmentalism

BY ALAN CARUBA In March 2009 while the Environmental Protection Agency was rushing to fulfill a presidential campaign pledge to document that carbon dioxide (CO2)...

Barack "Climate Change" Obama

BY ALAN CARUBA “Woe to the land that’s governed by a child.” - Shakespeare, Richard III I have been wrestling for some kind of explanation why...

Barack “Climate Change” Obama

BY ALAN CARUBA “Woe to the land that’s governed by a child.” - Shakespeare, Richard III I have been wrestling for some kind of explanation why...

Memorial Day 2015

BY ALAN CARUBA We need to remind ourselves that Memorial Day is not just another three-day weekend or a day when all manner of sales...

Thinking About China

BY ALAN CARUBA Napoleon Bonaparte purportedly said “Let China sleep, for when China wakes, she will shake the world.” As Thomas J. Christensen, the author of...

The Slow Death of Common Core

BY ALAN CARUBA Think about the major policy undertakings of the Obama administration over the past six and a half years. It began with a...

Stupefying Generations of Americans

BY ALAN CARUBA I used the verb “stupefying” to describe a long process in our nation’s schools that has produced several generations of Americans, dumbed...

The EPA Myth of "Clean Power"

BY ALAN CARUBA There are many things I do not like about the Environmental Protection Agency, but what angers me most are the lies that...

The EPA Myth of “Clean Power”

BY ALAN CARUBA There are many things I do not like about the Environmental Protection Agency, but what angers me most are the lies that...

My 2015 Commencement Address

BY ALAN CARUBA All manner of people are giving commencement speeches to students graduating from colleges and universities these days. It is doubtful that any will...

Sex Education Today

BY ALAN CARUBA In the 1940s and 50s, what passed for sex education was literally about the birds and bees as metaphors for inception and...

Endless Racial Discord

BY ALAN CARUBA When I look back at the Civil Rights movement of the 1950s and 60s, I marvel at how naïve I was that...

Obama’s Middle East Debacle

BY ALAN CARUBA I had to laugh when I heard that the new King of Saudi Arabia, Salmon, told the White House he wasn’t going...

Obama's Middle East Debacle

BY ALAN CARUBA I had to laugh when I heard that the new King of Saudi Arabia, Salmon, told the White House he wasn’t going...

You’re on the Front Line of Islamic War

BY ALAN CARUBA Does anyone remember what happened on September 11, 2001? Or is it just “ancient history” at this point? Some three thousand totally...

You're on the Front Line of Islamic War

BY ALAN CARUBA Does anyone remember what happened on September 11, 2001? Or is it just “ancient history” at this point? Some three thousand totally...

How Can So Many World Leaders Be Wrong?

BY ALAN CARUBA In a recent Daily Caller article, Michael Bastach took note of “25 Years of predicting The Global Warming ‘Tipping Point’.” This is...

Celebrating Mothers

BY ALAN CARUBA As someone who had the great good fortune to have had a remarkable mother, a woman who embraced being my Mother by...

Obama’s Economic Disaster

BY ALAN CARUBA Commenting on the rioting in Baltimore, the Wall Street Journal’s Daniel Henniger was almost to the end of his April 30 text...

Obama's Economic Disaster

BY ALAN CARUBA Commenting on the rioting in Baltimore, the Wall Street Journal’s Daniel Henniger was almost to the end of his April 30 text...

Holding the Voters in Contempt

BY ALAN CARUBA Today’s lead story in The Wall Street Journal is about the result of its latest poll regarding Hillary Clinton. It says a...

A Pox on Baltimore

BY ALAN CARUBA Thanks to an infection and the antibiotics taken to rid myself of it, I have had several days of being able to...

Circumstantial Evidence

BY ALAN CARUBA Imagine that you are the former Governor of Virginia, Robert F. McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, both sitting in jail after having...

Just Another Race Riot

BY ALAN CARUBA When you’ve lived over seven decades in America, the news about another race riot is really not news. It’s just another race...