Category Archives: Tulsa Speaks

What REALLY happened in Charlottesville

Opinion:  Ok folks, here’s what everyone is missing.

This past weekend I was honored to be in a most picturesque place with some great and hospitable folks in Prescott (Yavapai County) Arizona. I was there to address the Republican Women of Prescott, the nation’s largest Republican women’s club, on their 75th anniversary. The scenery there was just breathtaking and there was just a sense of solemnness that we all need experience from time to time. How great a contrast it was from what was happening across the country in Charlottesville, Virginia.  Continue reading

The Power of Deconstruction

If you live in an urban or metropolitan area, you have likely observed the process of a building being torn down to make room for a new building to be located in the same spot.  Decaying buildings often keep underlying value from being available and apparent.

This is true in our own lives as we often get into certain habits and patterns that become permanent fixtures without making conscious decisions or even being aware that it is happening.  Continue reading

North Korea pops another ballistic

Reports out of Japan are breaking that North Korea’s Kim Jong-un has fired another ballistic test missile said to have landed off the coast of Japan.

England’s Sun newspaper begins “TYRANNICAL Kim Jong-un has today fired another ballistic test missile thought to have landed off the coast of Japan.”  We have additional adjectives to describe Kim. Continue reading

Government can’t fix healthcare

See current crisis in Venezuela for additional detail.

Video: Why is the government so bad at health care? Contrary to assertions by President Obama and his cronies Obamacare made health insurance costs go up, and access to medical services go down. The exact opposite of the promises.

Prager University provides the answer, but full warning here… those who worship government will not like it. Continue reading