Syria is Not our Fight

    Congress: There are no “good guys” in this one. Nothing there is worth American sons’ and daughters’ blood or American treasure. If the surrounding nations (who arguably are truly at risk here if any are) do not support the action, why should we? Our brave military is sworn to protect and defend the Constitution from all enemies, foreign and domestic.  They are not sworn to | Read More »

    If we’re to go down, let us go down swinging . . .

    I grew up in rural Mississippi, and was witness to a real American story, fully of both success and failure. My father, like generations of my family before him, was a farmer.  Farming was a profession through which my family and prospered and suffered for generations.  At the time we were suffering, and he made a bold move.  He left that noble and familiar profession | Read More »