Articles by Cal Thomas

Mr. Thomas is America's most widely syndicated op-ed columnist. He is a commentator/analyst for the Fox News Channel and appears weekly as a panelist on "Fox News Watch," and an author of 10 books, including "Blinded by Might: Why the Religious Right Can't Save America" (HarperCollins/Zondervan). His latest is, "The Wit and Wisdom of Cal Thomas." Contact him at CalThomas@tribune.com.

Breakdown

Remember when Democrats lamented the growing budget deficit and spoke of the burden our children and...

Cal Thomas November 12, 2008

Round Two: Boring

The audience at the second presidential debate/town hall meeting was, supposedly, made up of "undecided"...

Cal Thomas October 9, 2008

Catholics and Abortion (Again)

In recent elections when a high-profile Roman Catholic Democrat seeks high, or higher office, the issue of...

Cal Thomas October 7, 2008

Judgment Day

It isn’t often that public outrage peaks so close to an election, but this is a rare moment in history...

Cal Thomas September 25, 2008

The Main Event

When Senators Barack Obama and John McCain meet Friday in Oxford, Miss., for the first of their three...

Cal Thomas September 23, 2008

Lessons From the Puritans

“Greed is good.” (1987 film “Wall Street”)“Whoever loves money, never has money...

Cal Thomas September 17, 2008

Death of a Prophet

Alexandr Solzhenitsyn’s work and life can best be described as those of a prophet. The prophet died...

Cal Thomas August 7, 2008

Politics As Usual

At the beginning of this long political season — if there ever was a beginning, since campaigns are now...

Cal Thomas August 4, 2008

The Price is (Not) Right

Most inhumanities start small, like the beginning of a tsunami, but then build, as they head toward...

Cal Thomas July 31, 2008

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There is a reason the psalmist warned, “Put not your trust in princes, nor in the son of man, in whom...

Cal Thomas July 29, 2008

An Innocent Abroad

I remember the first time my wife and I visited Europe and the Middle East. The trip resembled Sen....

Cal Thomas July 22, 2008

School for Scoundrels

Despite a report by the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom that the Islamic Saudi Academy in...

Cal Thomas July 17, 2008

Surrender!

So this is how it ends: not with a bang, but a whimper.The most senior judge in England has declared that...

Cal Thomas July 8, 2008

PRESIDENT BUSH: 'OFF THE RECORD'

It is a privilege to spend 90 minutes with the president of the United States. It is frustrating, though,...

Cal Thomas July 3, 2008