Articles by Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter

The product of a misspent youth (as he describes it), the Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter (M.C., Ret.) is a guitarist, author, occasional radio co-host, and recovering politician.

He is a former U.S. Congressman from Michigan, having represented that state’s 11th Congressional district from 2003 to 2012. From 2007 to 2011, he served as Chair of the House Republican Policy Committee. A native of Michigan, McCotter also served in the Michigan State Senate and on the Wayne County Commission.

Article Preview:  MCCOTTER: The Left’s Intensifying Attacks on Catholic Churches

MCCOTTER: The Left’s Intensifying Attacks on Catholic Churches

The Left’s denizens of moral relativism are targeting Catholic Churches. Some claim this is a recent...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter June 20, 2022
Article Preview:  MCCOTTER: The Cultural Contradictions of Progressivism: Dr. Daniel Bell Plays Nostradamus

MCCOTTER: The Cultural Contradictions of Progressivism: Dr. Daniel Bell Plays Nostradamus

The following is the first in an intermittent series exploring the cultural contradictions of...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter June 13, 2022
Article Preview:  MCCOTTER: On the Question of Kaepernick, Kapler, & Kerr

MCCOTTER: On the Question of Kaepernick, Kapler, & Kerr

Those who support the First Amendment and oppose the Left’s cancel culture have had their principles put to...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter June 6, 2022
Article Preview:  MCCOTTER: Mr. Trump Threads His Needle

MCCOTTER: Mr. Trump Threads His Needle

Whether former President Donald Trump decides to again seek the Oval Office, in the interim between any...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter May 31, 2022
Article Preview:  What to Do with a Win? - The “Ministry of Truth” Is Paused, Not Cancelled

What to Do with a Win? - The “Ministry of Truth” Is Paused, Not Cancelled

While Congressional Republicans have been persistently “pouncing” and “seizing” upon the Biden...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter May 23, 2022
Article Preview:  A Prayer for Cardinal Zen and China

A Prayer for Cardinal Zen and China

At the apex of the free trade era, it was a common rationalization by its free world acolytes that prosperity...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter May 17, 2022
Article Preview:  The Conservative Case for Ignoring “The Conservative Case” (a.k.a., “I’m Not a Conservative, But I Play One on Twitter”)

The Conservative Case for Ignoring “The Conservative Case” (a.k.a., “I’m Not a Conservative, But I Play One on Twitter”)

The Left is insular.  As oft noted, they only know what they’ve been told; and they only talk to each...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter May 9, 2022
Article Preview:  Go to the Mirror!

Go to the Mirror!

He seems to be completely unreceptive The tests I gave him show no sense at all His eyes react to light the...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter May 2, 2022
Article Preview:  The Limping Truth vs. The Sophist Left

The Limping Truth vs. The Sophist Left

It is one of the greatest frustrations in modern life: trying to argue with a Leftist.  It is not merely...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter April 25, 2022
Article Preview:  The Abraham Accords & the New Cold War

The Abraham Accords & the New Cold War

For a host of reasons (none of them good), we have entered a new Cold War.  On one side are the dictators...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter April 18, 2022
Article Preview:  The Regime Media vs. Truth Social

The Regime Media vs. Truth Social

Being a regime media shill means never having to say you were wrong, let alone offer an apology.  These...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter April 11, 2022
Article Preview:  Gas Prices: Democrats’ Untruths and Consequences

Gas Prices: Democrats’ Untruths and Consequences

In politics, ordinarily a party claims credit for making progress along the road to its goals.  Not so with...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter April 4, 2022
Article Preview:  The Horrors of Communism: A Timely and Necessary Reminder

The Horrors of Communism: A Timely and Necessary Reminder

 On March 8th, there occurred the live panel, “Paying the Price – Understanding the Life of a Political...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter March 28, 2022
Article Preview:  The Democrats’ Magical Thinking Redux: The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Appeasement

The Democrats’ Magical Thinking Redux: The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Appeasement

One of the most fascinating aspects of the Democratic Party is its penchant for magical thinking.  Indeed,...

Hon. Thaddeus G. McCotter March 21, 2022