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While waiting for a car at Union Station last Thursday night, I was treated to a giant TV screen playing Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony from last year against then-nominee Brett Kavanaugh — now Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The display had been arranged by feminists to protest th…

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William B. Taylor has served his country for more than 50 years — first as an infantry officer in Vietnam, and later as a diplomat in perilous places like Afghanistan and Iraq. Today he runs the American embassy in Ukraine, and when he testified last week as part of the House impeachment inq…

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At a recent Sunday Mass, the parish’s 8th grade confirmation class participated in the Rite of Enrollment into the Book of the Elect. During the induction, the candidates were collectively asked if they were willing to receive the final sacrament of Catholic initiation – confirmation.

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Finally, the beginnings of a reign of civility will be occurring in East Buffalo Township (EBT) with the election of Jim Knight as township supervisor. Over the past few years EBT supervisors have alienated Lewisburg officials, Buffalo Valley Regional Police officials, Buffalo Valley Recreat…

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Four-hundred forty-two thousand: That’s roughly the number of children in foster care in America. I was with a former foster child, now a mother herself, earlier this month. We were screening a short, powerful documentary called “I Lived on Parker Avenue,” about the challenges and rewards of…

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With the election a year away, Democrats have a lot to cheer about. The latest Washington Post/ABC poll shows Joe Biden trouncing Donald Trump by a staggering 17% among all voters. Three other contenders for the chance to oppose the president — Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Pete Butti…

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Measles had been eliminated in the United States. You may have noticed the use of “had been” indicates the past perfect tense, since the elimination of measles occurred in the past. We may soon face a new reality in which cases of this childhood disease rise over 1,000 in 2019 and a death wi…

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If you were to ask the majority of baptized Catholics what their thoughts were of the recently concluded Amazon Synod, most would think you were questioning them about some product offered on the internet merchandizing giant, Amazon.

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Sen. Cory Booker, a Democratic presidential candidate, recently tweeted something he couldn’t have possibly read too closely. It was a link to a Glamour magazine piece about men and abortion. The senator wrote: “Women shouldn’t be solely responsible for sharing their personal stories as evid…

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As the dawn of the NBA regular season looms, Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey decided to exercise his 1st Amendment right of freedom of speech when he tweeted: “Fight For Freedom Stand with Hong Kong” in support of their protests against Mainland China.

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One is profane, the other devout. One is unpredictable, the other thoroughly predictable. One is an outsider, the other an insider. One flouts family values, the other flaunts them. One is deliberately unconventional, the other studiously conventional. Both won a New Hampshire primary. But o…

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With President Trump raging like Shakespeare’s mad King Lear on the heath, it can be difficult for an entirely sane politician to get an audience. Assuming, that is, that any psychologically normal person would insert him- or herself into the bizarre spectacle that will be the 2020 U.S. pres…

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Jim Mattis, the retired Marine Corps general and former Defense Secretary, was sort of joking when he recently told a charity dinner: “I think the only person in the military that Mr. Trump doesn’t think is overrated is Colonel Sanders.”

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