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…

Exercising your options in 2019

by Jerry Newcombe -- Every year, millions of Americans make a New Years' resolution to lose weight and keep it off. If you want to achieve that goal, common sense exercise should more…

A Christmas classic: Handel's 'Messiah'

by Jerry Newcombe -- A Christmas favorite of many is Handel's "Messiah." I have even heard that the opening lines of its Hallelujah Chorus are the most recognizable piece of music the more…

4 presidents' reflections on Christmas

by Jerry Newcombe -- In the last few decades, we have somehow been conned into the idea that there is a strict separation of God and state in the public square of more…