Category: Current Events

The NFL and Millennials’ Invented Guilt

Have you ever considered just how much of the national anthem protests occurring around the National Football League (NFL) come from millennial guilt, which I contend is a byproduct of white guilt? NFL players aren’t kneeling because they’re being oppressed; they’re kneeling because they aren’t. They’ve been spoiled. They have it so good in America,…

Charlottesville, Free Speech and Racism

Despite my hatred for the Ku Klux Klan (KKK), a terrorist organization created by Democrats to terrorize black Republicans during Reconstruction, they have the right to peacefully assemble and protest. Having said that, free speech is not free of consequence. In my view, those that lend racists a platform to spew their hatred are accomplices…

Vietnam: From Foe to Trading Partner

Trade partners make better friends than foes. Despite candidate Trump’s nationalist campaign rhetoric on the trail last year regarding trade policy that was flat out wrong, particularly concerning slapping tariffs on China, it appears our president has moderated his position. That’s a good thing. Upon his arrival in the White House, President Trump canceled the…