Author: Michael Russell

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Biden ‘Rips’ Trump, Yankees ‘Bash’ Twins: Is Anyone Going to ‘Slam’ the Press?

I don’t know when it started but have you noticed the prevalence of words such as ‘bash’, ‘blast’, ‘rip’, and ‘slam’ in today’s news articles? When did it become necessary to use words that...
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The Pro-Trump New York Times and the End of Journalism

The American population has devolved into two groups with radically different views. One group espouses a leftist agenda. Believing that they alone are worthy to pronounce what is/isn’t...
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Old Glory on the Moon: 50 Years Later

It all started with an object the size of a beach ball. It ended with the United States accomplishing the greatest technological, engineering, and aviation feat in all of human history. As a...
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Reverse Police Profiling and How to Solve It

After the events of the 4th of July, you will never see me in a Starbucks again. It was there that a barista at Tempe, Arizona Starbucks asked six police officers to leave because they made a...
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Is AOC Actually a Supporter of the 2nd Amendment?

Sometimes it’s hard for me to really understand where I stand on certain issues. I consider myself a staunch conservative and believe that we should have the freedom to pursue our lives without...

Don’t Co-Opt My Child for Climate Change Propaganda

It goes without saying that we live in a highly divisive climate (no pun intended). It’s becoming more and more difficult to distinguish what is the right way to view and issue and the wrong way...

The Day the Green New Deal Made Dianne Feinstein a Voice of Reason

Never did I think I would ever find myself agreeing with anything Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) had to say, but welcome to modern day America, where insanity reaches new heights every day. We have...

So Now They’re Telling Us FORGET (the Truth About) the Alamo

The level of absurdity we see in everyday American life is constantly reaching new heights. At times I find myself wondering if I’m not the victim of some elaborate prank. Think about it. It...

Why It Was Important That America Was First to Go To the Moon

Just when it seemed that disrespect for the American flag couldn’t sink any lower, someone found a way…and in the process reinterpreted American history at the expense of a genuine American hero....

America’s Widening Divide and Idealogical Civil War

We live in very strange times to say the least. I never thought I’d live to see the day when my patriotism as well as the patriotism of millions of Americans would be stirred not by any foreign...

America the Beautiful or America the Divided?

This week’s outrage over President Trump’s immigration policies and the separation of migrant children and parents was the latest in a seemingly endless series of divisive issues which threaten...

The Dangers of Journalistic Malpractice: Do They Even Have a ‘Code of Ethics’ Anymore? 

What would happen if we lived in a country without due process? According to the U.S. Constitution as interpreted by the courts, a person cannot be “deprived of life, liberty, or property,...

All Out Assault on National Symbolism – America’s Identity Crisis

If you were to see a wealthy self-made businessperson who worked tirelessly to see their business succeed suddenly destroying their houses, cars, planes, and other personal assets for no good...

Chalk Up a Victory for God’s Love, Free Speech, and Individual Rights

My Christian Faith is the most important thing in my life. If there were only one thing I could be assured of having, it would be that my children and their children accept Jesus Christ as their...

Realism vs. Idealism: The Impossibility of Peace in the Middle East

If one simply read media accounts, President Trump’s decision to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem and his subsequent decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear agreement one would incorrectly...

Irresponsible Journalism Posing As Legitimate: Worse Than #FakeNews

I don’t like the term ‘fake news.’ I certainly understand why President Trump describes the media that way, but it is somewhat of a misnomer that doesn’t quite capture the seriousness of what is...

Civics 101 vs. Mainstream Media

I recently wrote an article about gun control and the 2nd Amendment. In it I discussed my belief that the Founding Fathers’ original intent behind the right to bear arms was to prevent government...

Do Americans REALLY Want a Police State?

On Wednesday students across the country participated in a National School Walkout. The intent of the walkout was to protest what is perceived as inadequate gun laws in the United States. I can’t...