Archive for February 6th, 2010

Lech Walesa’s Warning for America

Lech Walesa's Warning for America

Lech Walesa is the former president of Poland. Before that, he was a freedom fighter in the Cold War. Walesa has a reminder for America, and an admonition that we turn around before it is irrevocably too late.

Change You Can Believe In

Change You Can Believe In

A strong majority of the American public has decided that it doesn’t want the kind of change President Obama is trying to shove down its throat, and no amount of rhetorical flourish is going to change its mind. America is looking for a very different kind of change–one they can actually believe in.

Inner-city schools need a political Katrina

Inner-city schools need a political Katrina

Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said recently, “Our K-12 agenda can be summed up in one word: reform.” If only it were true. But what Duncan calls reform is indeed putting lipstick on a pig. In this case, the pig is Washington’s never changing formula for solving everything: spending ever-increasing sums of taxpayer’s money.