Pope Francis following in Jesus’ steps WASHINGTON — We tend to remember leaders in characteristic poses. For Pope Benedict XVI, the college professor, it was delivering a much-misunderstood lecture at the University of Regensburg, which...
Jun 11, 2013 | 0 | 22 |
By MICHAEL GERSON Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
Poll gives lie to the idea British gun ban popular When the British daily newspaper The Telegraph asked readers which of six suggested measures they would like to see introduced in the House of Commons, reader response was surprisingly tilted towar...
Beshear using ‘brain dead’ law to impose Obamacare Tea party activists led by Jessamine County’s David Adams recently filed lawsuits in Franklin Circuit Court challenging Gov. Steve Beshear’s arrogant use of executive power to force Kentuckians to ...
Jun 10, 2013 | 0 | 14 |
By JIM WATERS The Bluegrass InstituteThe Paducah Sun
Sugar protectionism too sweet to kill WASHINGTON — The steamboat conveying Andrew Jackson up the Ohio River toward his tumultuous 1829 inauguration had brooms lashed to its bow, symbolizing Old Hickory’s vow to clean up Washington. But...
Jun 09, 2013 | 0 | 12 |
By GEORGE F. WILL Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
Little U.S. can do about Syria conflict If there was a moment when the United States could have productively intervened in Syria, it looks like that moment has passed. Shiite militants, including Hezbollah — partly at the behest of th...
Jun 08, 2013 | 0 | 7 |
By JONAH GOLDBERG Tribune Media ServicesThe Paducah Sun