Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Entering the Danger Zone

By Charlie Johnston Over the last few weeks there has been much speculation over the possibility that I might be objectively wrong about the peaceful transfer of power. That is well and proper, since the key to everything is to … Continue reading

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A Good Day For America

By Charlie Johnston I was deeply heartened by the election results yesterday. I can now amend my promise  that I would retreat into silence if Barack Obama peacefully transferred power to Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump on January 20. Now it … Continue reading

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Catholics Find Their Voice

    By Charlie Johnston I have been to Washington, D.C. more than a few times – always in the company of politicians. This time, I was in the company of people of faith. It was wonderful. I had a … Continue reading

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Farewell to the NFL

By Charlie Johnston I love football. I fell in love with the game during the Chicago Bears 1985 Superbowl season and have been a fan ever since. Alas, no more. I am not a purist on the matter of boycotts. … Continue reading

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The Election…and Other Potential Triggers

By Charlie Johnston Lately I have gotten all sorts of notes and comments that begin, “You say there will be no election…” I have been explaining all year that there could be an election, but it would not ultimately matter. … Continue reading

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Times of Fulfillment

By Charlie Johnston Over the weekend, we suffered the worst Islamist attack on American soil since 9-11 when a Jihadist shot up a homosexual nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The tally was 49 dead and 53 wounded when I sat down … Continue reading

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Sound and Fury – Signifying Much

By Charlie Johnston I have been wrestling with a nagging virus most of this week. Sorry, but you are going to get recaps of old pieces for the most part until next week. I am going to try to just … Continue reading

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The Pope and the Wolves

By Charlie Johnston Some friends and readers have quizzed me on how I can be so indifferent to Pope Francis’ often provocative comments on environmental issues, the economy, and the philosophical infrastructure that make human freedom possible. After all, I … Continue reading

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Signposts – Breaking the Tablets

By Charlie Johnston The rule of law, simple fair play, is dead. Rather than a system for discerning and dispensing justice, it has become a blunt instrument to bludgeon political and ideological opponents. First up, I will have a full … Continue reading

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Musings – The End of the Beginning

By Charlie Johnston It has been a very busy couple of weeks – for the world as well as for me. I planned to do a massive Musings column today…then realized getting in so much you would choke on it … Continue reading

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