Ken: A Facebook ex-employee, now a whistleblower, has rapidly gained a great deal of media attention after “coming out” on “60 Minutes” last Sunday. I missed the interview at first but was alerted to the situation by an extensive piece starting on the WSJ front page on Monday.

According to a recently released book, “I Alone Can Fix It,” on Nov. 3, 2020, as election results rolled in, President Trump’s personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, announced that he needed to discuss something with the president. Even before the Michigan results were in, he told the staff that hi…

Recently, I was requested to compose a letter of recommendation for a young man who has an impending “appointment” with the authorities. Having my own authority issues, no inquiry was made into what this young man’s indiscretions might have been. My assignment was to attest to his attributes…

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Recently, I was requested to compose a letter of recommendation for a young man who has an impending “appointment” with the authorities. Having my own authority issues, no inquiry was made into what this young man’s indiscretions might have been. My assignment was to attest to his attributes…

With eaach passing week, it looks like World War III — between America and China — is coming sooner than we think. It’s not going to be fought with bullets or aircraft carriers, although the Chinese are building up their military in an aggressive and threatening way.

Going back to the first term of President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1933, the party of first-term presidents gained seats in House midterm congressional elections only twice.

Guantanamo Bay is off the east end of Cuba. On the parcel of land next to it is a piece of “American” soil. We came into possession of that parcel as part of the settlement of the Spanish-American War and the freedom of Cuba from Spain.

If you live long enough, you’re going to hear from an old family member or about an old family member who walked to school. That fabled, embellished walk to school always included snow, a hill in both directions, a long distance and less than appropriate footwear. Oh, and the walker never co…

Michelle Avan, a Los Angeles, Calif., bank executive, was tortured and beaten to death, allegedly by her ex-boyfriend. He faces murder and first-degree robbery charges that, without so-called special circumstances, would allow him, if convicted, to serve less than 10 years. But L.A. County D…

The author and neuroscientist Joe Dispenza has had a massive influence on my life. In his books, he writes about becoming greater than your circumstances. His work has had a profound impact on my thought processes and how I live my life.

We live in one of the most politically dysfunctional states in the union. Our lawmakers in Springfield tax us too much, fritter away too much of our hard-earned money on wasteful spending and devote most of their energies to serving their cronies in the political class instead of the people …

While the greens in America, including their champion zealot, President Joe Biden, howl their primal screams about climate change, the rest of the world is turning to coal. The dark stuff. The satanic fuel. But it’s back big-time across the globe.

This week, President Joe Biden made the incredible statement — sycophantically repeated by the press — that his $3.5 trillion budget bill, which includes major spending initiatives on everything from climate change to Medicare, would be “free.” Biden tweeted, “My Build Back Better Agenda cos…

Guantanamo Bay is off the east end of Cuba. On the parcel of land next to it is a piece of “American” soil. We came into possession of that parcel as part of the settlement of the Spanish-American War and the freedom of Cuba from Spain.

If you live long enough, you’re going to hear from an old family member or about an old family member who walked to school. That fabled, embellished walk to school always included snow, a hill in both directions, a long distance and less than appropriate footwear. Oh, and the walker never co…

Michelle Avan, a Los Angeles, Calif., bank executive, was tortured and beaten to death, allegedly by her ex-boyfriend. He faces murder and first-degree robbery charges that, without so-called special circumstances, would allow him, if convicted, to serve less than 10 years. But L.A. County D…

The author and neuroscientist Joe Dispenza has had a massive influence on my life. In his books, he writes about becoming greater than your circumstances. His work has had a profound impact on my thought processes and how I live my life.

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