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Opinion

Opinion: Anti-Women Attacks on Judge Barrett Show the Left’s True Agenda

As soon as rumors started circulating regarding Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett being nominated by President Trump to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court, progressives started leveling untrue and reprehensible attacks against Judge Barrett. They have attacked her religious beliefs, her faith practices, the size of her family, and the fact that

Politics

Progressives pledge to keep pushing Biden to expand court

Since Joe Biden ran away with the Democratic presidential nomination in March, leading progressives have accepted him — sometimes grudgingly — as their party’s leader. But, in the final weeks of the campaign, the Supreme Court vacancy is threatening to inflame old divides. Some activists on the left are pressing Biden to endorse expanding the

Opinion

Opinion: If Biden Is Elected, There Is Far More to Fear Than Violence

I get it. People are tired of the fighting, the riots, losing friends and family over our political differences. Some speculate the violence and division might calm down with a Joe Biden win in November. Interesting thought, but not reality based. It is not Republicans who focus on constantly dividing us by race, gender, rich

Opinion

Opinion: Will a COVID-19 Tax on America’s Super Rich Help or Hurt?

Progressives call it “social justice.” Opponents call it “looting.” But what would the practical economic effects be of a “COVID-19 tax” on America’s super rich? Progressive senators Ed Markey of Massachusetts and Bernie Sanders of Vermont have proposed “The Make the Billionaires Pay Act.” The bill calls for a one-time tax on billionaires who supporters