Because the Democratic Convention followed the GOP Convention, held in Cleveland last week, we have more of a basis to contrast the two, both in style, substance and tone. Thus far, the Democrat events could not look more different, and this difference goes to a sharply contrasting vision of both the current state of our union and the direction for the future.
With the GOP convention finally at hand, team Trump faces the truly daunting task of keeping his brand afloat and maintaining a course to victory in the fall.
As a licensed firearm carrier, I have had to undergo significant and ongoing training, both in the safe operation of firearms, as well as the legal and prudential implications of bearing arms as a civilian.
During the go-go ’80s and ’90s, when cities such as Miami and New York were plagued by drug-related violence, stories abounded about city morgues so overfilled that the medical examiner had to rent refrigerated trucks from Burger King to store the extra bodies.
“All sizzle and no steak,” is a long-standing American idiom denoting someone who is full of style and flash but lacks substance.
The number of sexual assaults reported at four-year U.S. colleges and universities in 2014 is 4,964. College campuses throughout the country have become plagued by a disease
Bernie Sanders’ appeal among young people has increasingly focused on delivering the supposed benefits a socialist society can give them: free education, free health care and a government-mandated “living wage.”
For far too many years we’ve tried to address the problem of failing educational achievement in America essentially by ignoring it. And by ignoring it, I mean, throwing money at it and hoping it’ll go away.
Less than one year ago, the Obama administration signed, sealed and delivered a nuclear agreement into the bloody hands of Iran, the world’s largest state sponsor of terrorism.
On Sept. 11, 2001, at least 19 men—15 of them Saudi citizens—boarded several commercial flights in Boston and set off on what was to become the largest terrorist attack ever on U.S. soil. That event ignited a major war in the Middle East...
As we have seen from recent events in Paris, Brussels and all across the world, terrorism is not an obscure phenomenon that only affects the Middle East.
The Democrats and their supporters have been in denial for quite some time now. They believe that merely shining a light on Donald Trump’s imperfections will cause him to be diminished in the eyes of his supporters.
We are in Paris, France, producing TV/print content and interviewing family members in a country that remains scarred by the devastation.
Several reasons are to blame for the growing anger among the American people, not just Donald Trump.
Recognizing Dr. Ben Carson as he brings his presidential campaign to an end.
Dr. Ben Carson's struggles during the Republican primaries could soon lead to an end to his campaign.
Support from fellow leaders and the public can help with the evolving challenges our military faces.
The lack of leadership and poor management skills in the local government of Flint, Michigan is majorly to blame for their current water crisis.
The images that flashed on television screens all across the world this week were an epic propaganda victory for Iran and the latest in a series of reminders that Obama’s presidency’s biggest foreign policy “achievement” is destined to leave a legacy of even greater bloodshed and conflict. Iran, literally and figuratively, has brought America to its knees.
Many people continue to reflect and remark about the strange eulogy President Barack Obama delivered from the Oval Office in the aftermath of the San Bernardino attacks.
The famed satirist Aldus Huxley once remarked, “Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.”
By all accounts, the political arena has proven to be full of surprises in 2015.
In the days before Thanksgiving this year, a young mother left her newborn baby boy (umbilical cord intact) swaddled in a manger that was part of the nativity scene at Holy Child Jesus Church, a Catholic congregation located in the Richmond Hill neighborhood of Queens, N.Y.
With every passing day, new and increasingly vile reports of evil acts bombard our lives, jolting us out of our day-to day lives.
Acts of terrorism are carried out by organizations with weak military power and a strong political motive.
One of the things we have much to be grateful for in this country is that our wars have not been fought on our own soil.
Little did we know that in the midst of our travels we would be confronted with a major terrorist attack in Paris.
The words of Abbas and his message are so sinister and hateful that the hairs on my neck actually stood up.
The latest CNBC-moderated Republican primary debate showed how disconnected the mainstream media has become in this country.
Ronald Reagan was the father of the modern gun control movement in America.
Here we go again. Israel, America’s truest ally in the Middle East, is under assault by terrorists, and the Obama administration is once again turning its back on the Jewish state.
America is a great nation, but its people are currently living in very dangerous times.
This past Monday evening, a family of six was gunned down as they returned to their home.
In many ways, the job of the speaker of the House is much like that of a craftsman.
One of the striking facets of the economic downturn that started in 2008 and the “recovery” that has continued until today is the unprecedented slack in the American labor force.
As Congress inches closer to voting on the Iranian nuclear deal—an historic mistake that will bless the world’s foremost sponsor of terrorism as it becomes a nuclear threshold state—Americans should be terrified.
Public agitation and rhetoric surrounding police relations with the African-American community have reached a fever pitch.
Despite her assertions to the contrary, the controversy over Hillary Clinton’s email address is not just an issue for the reporters she wishes would stop peppering her with questions on the topic.
On the recent first anniversary of the controversial death of Michael Brown, protesters in Ferguson, Mo., took to the streets with the urgent message that “Black Lives Matter.”
Traveling to Europe during the summer
The mullahs in Iran call the United States “the Great Satan,” but we are the ones who just made a deal with the devil.
One of the things that really stood out over the past few weeks in the aftermath of the terrible tragedy in Charleston, S.C., is the incredible grace with which the community of Charleston has borne both its own anguish as well as the intense international media circus that has enveloped the town.
As Americans, the threat of terrorism today seems at a comfortable, manageable distance—miles, oceans and armies away.
The most important concept in business is leverage.
A little over one week ago, pure evil visited the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C.
Lately I am having a really hard time sleeping at night, and the source of my worry is the Middle East.
Among the nine innocents murdered at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., this past Wednesday was Pastor Clementa Pinckney.
Let’s face it, with the grand debut of Bruce Jenner as a woman named Caitlyn (and the accompanying demand from the liberal media that we take it as anything more serious than attention-seeking narcissism), we have finally arrived at the post-postmodern era.
The tense relation between the Black community and the police in the wake of recent police shootings is undoubtedly the new frontline in America’s ongoing struggle for racial justice in the United States.