Today's mantra against 'thoughts and prayers'

by Jerry Newcombe -- Lately, wishing someone your "thoughts and prayers" has become supposedly meaningless – as if it is a substitute for actually doing something positive. After last week's horrific shooting more…

The Christophobes in the U.S. Senate

by Jerry Newcombe -- The Constitution says there can be no religious test applied to those seeking office at the federal level (Article VI, clause 3). But lately some on the left more…

No, we're not all socialists now

by Jerry Newcombe -- On Sunday, the New York Post had an editorial about how many millennials embrace "socialism," while not really knowing what it means: "Millennials – ignorant of socialism's appalling more…

Did these 7 historical acts violate Constitution?

by Jerry Newcombe -- This week the Supreme Court will hear arguments about a large memorial cross on a busy highway in Bladensburg, Maryland. The American Humanist Association argues that the cross more…

America's dangerous historical ignorance

by Jerry Newcombe -- Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the darling of the new socialist Democrats in this country, recently referred to the three branches of government. She said they are the White House, more…

It's all about 'we the born' -- to our shame

by Jerry Newcombe -- The settlers and the founders of this country spoke a lot about their posterity – the generations that would follow them. For example, the Constitution begins, "We the more…

Thou shalt not smirk!

by Jerry Newcombe -- We live in a time when tolerance is just a one-way street. Those who clamor loudest for tolerance are the most intolerant people around if they are offended more…

'Green justice' and yellow vests

by Jerry Newcombe -- Paris is burning. That is because the president of France has bought into the message of climate change alarmism – that man's activities are wreaking all sorts of more…