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CAL THOMAS

Cal Thomas writes a column distributed by Tribune Media Services.

Articles by CAL THOMAS

Commentary: A gift that will keep on giving Commentary: A gift that will keep on giving
31 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
Each year during the period of conspicuous consumption known as Christmas shopping, I try to think of a gift that will not be returned, exchanged or forgotten before next Christmas. [Read More]
Commentary: Big Brother 2013 Commentary: Big Brother 2013
32 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
In his classic novel “1984,” George Orwell warned about the evils of a totalitarian state dominated by a single ruling party with total power over its inhabitants. Oceania, his fictional superstate, is under complete surveillance by the authorities. The character known as “Big Brother” remin [Read More]
Commentary: Culture of death (continued) Commentary: Culture of death (continued)
32 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
During the Christmas season when many celebrate a unique and miraculous birth, what the late Pope John Paul II called “a culture of death” continues its march. [Read More]
Commentary: Income 'inequality' a false promise Commentary: Income 'inequality' a false promise
33 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
In a Dec. 4 speech, President Obama declared income “inequality” to be “the defining challenge of our time.” [Read More]
Commentary: Mandela wove complex legacy Commentary: Mandela wove complex legacy
34 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
When John Lofton of The Washington Times and I were granted an interview with Nelson Mandela inside Pollsmoor Prison near Capetown, South Africa, in August 1985, it was a rare occurrence, personally approved by then-South African President P.W. Botha over the objections of his foreign minister. [Read More]
Commentary: Detroit provides object lesson Commentary: Detroit provides object lesson
34 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes has ruled that Detroit may seek to protect itself from its creditors under Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy protection, thus making this once proud city the largest municipality in American history to go bust. [Read More]
Commentary: Black Friday -- Dark night rises Commentary: Black Friday -- Dark night rises
34 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
“Black Friday” was a metaphor beyond the merchants’ bottom line. Headlines on last Friday’s Drudge Report reflect a culture that is being trampled by the greed and me-only attitude of a growing number of us: [Read More]
Commentary: A personal JFK remembrance Commentary: A personal JFK remembrance
36 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
My parents voted for Richard Nixon in the 1960 presidential election. I had not yet developed a political worldview, but as a freshman at American University in Washington, D.C., I stayed up late to watch the election returns slowly trickle in before going to bed at 2 a.m. ... [Read More]
Commentary: Sen. Long's bold play Commentary: Sen. Long's bold play
36 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
Fed up with Washington? Angry that elections don’t seem to matter when it comes time to solving problems? Disgusted by the polarization that puts politicians’ careers ahead of taxpayer interests? Frustrated because you don’t think anything can be done about it? [Read More]
Commentary: Kennedy, Huxley and Lewis Commentary: Kennedy, Huxley and Lewis
37 weeks ago - - CAL THOMAS
Three famous men died on Nov. 22, 1963. The one getting the most attention, understandably, is John F. Kennedy. Less so the other two: Aldous Huxley, author of the futuristic novel “Brave New World,” and Clive Staples Lewis. [Read More]
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