Commentary

The Petra Prophecy

Years ago, I had scheduled a tour of the ancient city of Petra, about 100 miles from Amman, Jordan. It’s a spectacular city, Jordan’s premier tourist destination, carved out of sheer rock mountain and made known to the world in “Indiana Jones and the Last […]

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The hell with Hunter: Call Joe in for hearings … on treason

The Republicans are investigating the Hunter “Baaaden” affair, to imitate the repetitive intonations emitted by Fox News’ Australian journalist, about the “Baaaden” laptop. Deplorables, don’t be misled into this dummies-and-ditto-heads dead end. This is vintage lightweight, GOP tit-for-tat distraction, on par with the Democrats’ ongoing […]

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Black youth want freedom

Among the key headlines from the 2022 election were gains by Republicans among minority voters. According to the AP VoteCast survey, Republican House candidates got 14% of the Black vote, almost twice the 8% of the Black vote that Republicans captured in 2020 and 2018. […]

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