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CHRISTINE FLOWERS

Christine Flowers, of the Philadelphia Daily News, is an op-ed columnist for McClatchy-Tribune.

Articles by CHRISTINE FLOWERS

Commentary: I'm a conservative, and GOP convention was a horror Commentary: I'm a conservative, and GOP convention was a horror
6 days ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
As Heidi Cruz left Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena after her husband, Ted, gave his stemwinder at the Republican National Convention, she was escorted by security through a hostile crowd. [Read More]
Commentary: In midst of a nightmare, dreaming of President Ryan Commentary: In midst of a nightmare, dreaming of President Ryan
2 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
I watched Paul Ryan’s town hall on CNN last week for a number of reasons, not the least of which is my slight (OK, significant) crush on the House speaker. [Read More]
Commentary: If nothing else, Comey exposed Clinton incompetence Commentary: If nothing else, Comey exposed Clinton incompetence
3 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
Some people seem to think that I actually matter. They message me in response to a particular column with either angry criticism or “atta girl!” euphoria, assuming that whatever I’ve written will have some impact on other readers. [Read More]
Commentary: Standing up for life, and reluctantly voting for Trump Commentary: Standing up for life, and reluctantly voting for Trump
4 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
I vowed I would never vote for Donald Trump. I have written, at last count, seven columns explaining why he repulses me. That is still true; his being and character necessitate spiritual Dramamine. [Read More]
Commentary: Brave Pennsylvania lawmakers recognize abortion for what it is Commentary: Brave Pennsylvania lawmakers recognize abortion for what it is
5 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
Here are some of the things you are not supposed to compare to abortion: [Read More]
Commentary: Ali was great, but I love Joe Frazier Commentary: Ali was great, but I love Joe Frazier
7 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
I was supposed to be on CNN Saturday morning to continue a discussion about the woman who decided to donate her child to the Cincinnati Zoo as a plaything for Harambe. [Read More]
Commentary: Year of the woman? Wasn't that in 1973? Commentary: Year of the woman? Wasn't that in 1973?
8 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
I have been told by otherwise intelligent, alert, accomplished women that I must vote for Hillary Clinton. Some have said it’s because failing to cast my vote for Bill’s charming better half will be a de facto plus one for Team Trump. [Read More]
Commentary: Convicting innocent officer wouldn't be justice for Gray Commentary: Convicting innocent officer wouldn't be justice for Gray
9 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
Movements are messy and therefore difficult to manage. Unlike weddings — which are usually planned to cover every detail, including which relatives get confined to social Siberia and what shade of hideous is forced upon the bridesmaids — social revolutions are unpredictable. [Read More]
Commentary: Medals of Valor remind us police deserve our respect Commentary: Medals of Valor remind us police deserve our respect
10 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
Twenty-nine years ago this week, I graduated from law school. It’s been almost three decades since I’ve been able to officially call myself an “officer of the court,” a title I wear with a great deal of pride and an even greater amount of embarrassment. [Read More]
Commentary: How gender does and doesn't matter Commentary: How gender does and doesn't matter
11 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
I’ve always considered myself to be “transgender.” No, it has nothing to do with bathrooms. My biological apparatus matches both my birth certificate and sense of reality. [Read More]
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