I’ve had a bit of exposure to the upper management of the Methodist Church in the past. I found them too insular, bureaucratic and political for my taste.
Reminder for the People of Gwinnett County: Time is running out for us to vote on the MARTA transportation plans. On Tuesday, March 19, you can vote at your regular polling places.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s, D-Calif., announcement that she is “not for impeachment” has caused resistance on the left. Pelosi is not trying to protect President Trump. She is trying to protect the Democratic Party from its lunatic fringe. It’s an increasingly difficult challenge.
There is something about an old yellow school bus, with its heavy-sounding transmission shifts and sighs of air brakes, that warms my heart.
Political systems can be like scientific theories. Sometimes there emerge so many anomalous elements that don’t fit the existing structure that the theory collapses, and a new one arises.
IrishCentral reports there are more than 1,000 items on Amazon that “perpetuate the offensive defaming stereotype of conflating being Irish with drunk.”
Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) comment that the influence of the Israeli lobby in Washington pushes lawmakers to take a pledge of “allegiance to a foreign country” was bad enough. A watered-down House resolution condemning, not Omar, but “all hatred” was as tepid as denouncing drunk driving.
Marlan Wilbanks is a man on a mission. An Atlanta attorney, Wilbanks is the driving force behind the Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic the nation’s first legal clinic dedicated to representing survivors of child sexual abuse.
A ‘”No” vote will stop government from saddling us with a centrally planned infrastructure incapable of meeting our diversified population’s needs.
Those of Daddy’s generation have mostly gone to their graves but with them, they took long-held admiration and loyalty for President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
To hear the media, a lot of men in this country must believe women should just sit down, shut up and stop doing silly things like playing sports, flying fighter jets and becoming CEO’s.
The point is not to excuse bad behavior in leadership, but to examine their policies to see if they promote the general welfare. In the cases on Netanyahu and Trump, they have.
Last week, a district court judge ruled that it is unconstitutional for only men to have to register with the Selective Service, opening the possibility that women might also have to register.
We did learn something disturbing at Wednesday’s hearing — how shameless the new Democratic House majority will be in their efforts to undermine the Trump presidency.
It was a time when a group of us hung our collective hats at St. Simons. We played golf together, shopped together, socialized together and, of course, ate shrimp and other seafood treats together.
Until the bishops repent of their sins, and accept the temporal consequences of their actions, there will be no forgiveness from the laity.
Cohen’s warning was ignored by those present. But his revelations advanced the inevitable day of reckoning — for Trump, his family and his party.
Since 1961, the Bureau of the Public Debt has allowed Americans to “gift” money to the Treasury Department — on the condition that the money be used only to pay down the debt.
Limited government-funded transportation programs do exist for people with disabilities but are overloaded by basic demand and do not provide reliable transportation to work or medical appointments.
What a lot of people failed to notice is that after you won the Republican primary, you moderated your message, which is how I am hoping how you will govern.
As a leader you have a choice, you can focus on the least important reality, or you can challenge yourself and your team to bring a whole new reality into being.
The minute I heard Smollett’s story, I suspected it would eventually fall apart — and I feared the potential consequences for genuine victims of genuine hate crimes.