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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: VP debate shows Pence the true man of faith Commentary: VP debate shows Pence the true man of faith
15 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
This column is partly about abortion and mostly about hypocrisy. I put that out there at the beginning to save some of you the trouble of reading on. Specifically, I’m cautioning those folk who define themselves as “unwilling to impose their values on others.” [Read More]
COMMENTARY: Most women are not so delicate, Hillary COMMENTARY: Most women are not so delicate, Hillary
16 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
Growing up, I developed a special vocabulary to describe my body shape. “Fat” and “obese” were discarded out of hand, primarily because both terms were technically inaccurate and overly descriptive. [Read More]
Commentary: There's no justification for Charlotte protesters' crimes Commentary: There's no justification for Charlotte protesters' crimes
17 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
After watching Charlotte go up in flames this week, I took to Facebook with this: “Let me be clear: Rioters deserve to be arrested. They are illegitimate. They are criminals. They deserve no understanding or sympathy. They are evil. [Read More]
Commentary: View from Rome --  One candidate can't kill democracy Commentary: View from Rome -- One candidate can't kill democracy
18 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
ROME — When Gary Johnson had his Aleppo moment a week ago, I was among those who could not believe his absolute incompetence. I understand that Libertarians generally take an isolationist position when it comes to foreign affairs. [Read More]
Commentary: Disgusted by anti-Catholic rhetoric of campaign Commentary: Disgusted by anti-Catholic rhetoric of campaign
21 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
They told me not to overreact. Read the comments “in context,” they said. And, after all, Christine, you’re an immigration lawyer; you have a tendency to blow these things out of proportion. Chill, lady. Go say a rosary and call us in the morning. [Read More]
Commentary: I'll vote for someone, just not either of those candidates
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Commentary: I'll vote for someone, just not either of those candidates
22 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
On the whole, I’m an imperfect Catholic, but there is one particular area of my Christian identity in which I excel: guilt. [Read More]
Commentary: Candidate Trump has crossed the line of decency Commentary: Candidate Trump has crossed the line of decency
23 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
Donald Trump has gone too far in hinting that someone could assassinate Hillary Clinton, although she has her own problems with the truth. [Read More]
Commentary: Melania's Trump's visa questions need to be answered
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Commentary: Melania's Trump's visa questions need to be answered
24 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
Normally I’m no fan of the silly-season stuff, and you know exactly what I’m talking about. I’d rather know what a political candidate thinks about the federal debt than whether his wife is a looker. [Read More]
Commentary: Republican convention dead right to highlight fears Commentary: Republican convention dead right to highlight fears
25 weeks ago - - CHRISTINE FLOWERS
The Republican National Convention was, despite conservative objections to the contrary, a dark affair. But to say that is not to be critical. To say that is to be practical, clear-eyed and observant. [Read More]
Commentary: I'm a conservative, and GOP convention was a horror Commentary: I'm a conservative, and GOP convention was a horror
26 weeks 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]
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