The color of politics

by Lowell Ponte -- Barack Obama was in South Africa on July 17, beginning his speech to its leftist president, Cyril Ramaphosa, by praising him for "inspiring new hope in this great more…

The ominous new wall around America

by Lowell Ponte -- A new wall against emigrants has just been erected on America's borders, but few citizens are aware of this invisible barrier. This is not the wall President Donald more…

Why the media are losing their minds

by Lowell Ponte -- The 2016 election was supposed to be a "no brainer," decided by the liberal mainstream media, not voters. Hillary's victory would make the media elite co-rulers as America's more…

Who owns the weather?

by Lowell Ponte -- We used to think of weather as an Act of God, and of terrible storms or droughts as a sign that a nation's rulers had sinned, lost the more…

Freedom, fear and Independence Day

by Lowell Ponte -- As Democrats fall into powerlessness, this Fourth of July echoes with new signs of their desperation and defeat. A week before Independence Day, the U.S. Supreme Court removed more…

The ominous new politics of trade

by Lowell Ponte -- "War is the continuation of politics by other means," wrote famed Prussian military theorist Carl von Clausewitz. In our time, international trade is becoming the continuation of war more…

3 key foreign meetings, not just Singapore

by Lowell Ponte -- The June 12 meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean Communist dictator Kim Jong-Un could be momentous, but so too could the seeds of two other June more…

Media giants becoming leftist tax targets

by Lowell Ponte -- "The Revolution devours its children," wrote journalist Jacques Mallet du Pan, who lived during the French Revolution. Its terror began by beheading the king and queen, then those more…