Of all the foreign policy experts to represent the United States in world affairs, Jean Kirkpatrick made the most impact and literally changed the world.
Recently James Pinkerton writing for Breitbart.com notes, “This year marks the 40th anniversary of Jeane Kirkpatrick’s ‘Dictatorships and Double Standards,’an essay that changed the world. Commentary magazine, which published all of its 9,800 words, calls it ‘The Classic Essay That Shaped Reagan’s Foreign Policy’—and few would argue.
Opinion: It is critical that borders be secure. Just as we secure our homes, we must secure the nation not because we hate what is outside, but because we love what is inside. On this there is no compromise.
Nancy Pelosi (not to be confused with the title character in the movie, “Weekend at Bernie’s”), the best of the Left
(Daily Caller) House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she would donate $1 to help build the border wall during a recent press conference, so Brian Kolfage, a triple-amputee Veteran and founder of a border wall GoFundMe page making headlines for the massive amount of donations it has brought in, decided to head down to the U.S. Capitol to collect a basic buck from the cluster clucking Pelosi. Clearly, she was joking, but Kolfage thought he would at least try to extract one bill from the new/ancient speaker. Continue reading →
Parkland students leaving school February 14, 2018
The official commission report on the Parkland school shooting tragedy begins with heartache, but its 458 pages outline student mental health and school safety procedures that every teacher and administrator should carefully consider.
The Sun Sentinel headlines findings as “calls for arming teachers, more school security spending”, but there is so much more substance in detail. Continue reading →