Category: Right Angles


The Crimean crisis proves amateur hour is over

President Obama is “deeply concerned” by Russia taking the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine and said “there will be costs”. Secretary of State John Kerry complained that Vladimir Putin is playing by “19th century” rules...


Skiing down the slippery slope of climate change

More than 100 ski areas in the United States signed a Climate Declaration last year, demanding federal government action to avert “catastrophic” human-induced climate change. Instead of cooling the planet, such an approach is...


Does God or government deserve Thanksgiving?

Do you thank God or government for the circumstances of your life? It’s a relevant question as Americans approach Thanksgiving. The answer was clear to the extraordinary leaders who laid the groundwork for the...