Opinion

Opinion

Franklin Graham’s God isn’t mine

I am a Christian, born and raised in a Christian family, a man who attended a conservative Christian church for nearly two decades and had my kids dedicated there. But I do not serve the God that evangelist Franklin Graham serves.

Opinion

The truth about Trump’s worrisome war on media

Like him or not, President Donald Trump won the presidency fair and square. His upset of historic proportions was magnified even further by the overconfidence and noblesse oblige of Hillary Clinton and the Democratic elite. The Washington media need to stop whining, get off their high horse and do the jobs they chose.

Opinion

My column on Trump, Christians went viral. Then I got a lesson in the politics of fear.

A column I wrote a year ago about why so many Christians were backing Donald Trump has gone viral. I’ve received lots of email messages about it, including one that included an article written by journalist and lawyer Amanda Taub that synthesizes a growing body of academic research on authoritarianism. In scholarly circles, “authoritarianism” refers not to political strongmen but to a common personality type among voters who support strongmen.

Opinion

So you mean Hillary is president, after all?

You may offer to your heart’s content the ‘alternative fact’ that 2+2 = rainbow sherbet. None of it changes the hard reality of what sum is produced when you add those numbers. Nor can you insist otherwise and expect anyone with half a brain to take you seriously.

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White House responds to father of slain Navy Seal

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer addressed questions raised about the raid in Yemen by the father of slain Navy Seal, William “Ryan” Owens, during Monday's press briefing. "On behalf of the president, his son died a hero," Spicer said.
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White House responds to father of slain Navy Seal 3:11

White House responds to father of slain Navy Seal

Mulvaney: Trump's budget 'blueprint' will represent 'top-line numbers only' 1:26

Mulvaney: Trump's budget 'blueprint' will represent 'top-line numbers only'

Smartphones getting smarter 1:26

Smartphones getting smarter

Perez calls Trump 1:48

Perez calls Trump "worst president in history" after winning DNC chair