Ten Republicans Who Will Not Be President

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
Young activists cheer at the conclusion of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland February 28, 2015. CPAC closes after three days where thousands of conservative activists, Republicans and Tea Party Patriots gathered to hear politicians, presidential hopefuls, and business leaders speak, lobby and network for a conservative agenda, ahead of the presidential election in 2016. REUTERS/Mike Theiler (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR4RKWP

As the Psalmist said, our days are numbered. One hopes this list helps us make the most of our time.

The Future Belongs To Islam

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
Safi al-Kasaesbeh, father of Jordanian pilot Muath, speaks on a telephone as he follows the news of his son in Amman

Do we even know what freedom means?

Canada Will Be Intimidated

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
A police officer closes off the scene near the Canada War Memorial following a shooting incident in Ottawa

In the aftermath of an attack we praise those who acted bravely, but don’t follow them.

'Lost' E-Mails Should Mean The End Of The IRS

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
U.S. Director of Exempt Organizations for the IRS Lerner is sworn in to testify before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing in Washington

The problem isn’t personal, or political, it’s systemic.

Put Cameras On Police

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
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They’ve been proven to reduce the use of force and public complaints.

The Great Wall of Canada

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
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The Saskatchewan Premier’s refreshing new populism brings him a 66 percent approval rating, and a shot at PM

Dave Camp's tax reform shows why we should abolish the IRS

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
U.S. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Camp questions outgoing acting IRS Commissioner Miller during a hearing on the Internal Revenue Service targeting conservative groups on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘A truly comprehensive reform of America’s tax system would start by throwing the whole thing in the ocean.’

Rand Paul's righteous NSA lawsuit

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
Sen. Rand Paul arrives for the Republican weekly policy luncheon on Capitol Hill

It’s time we ditched a precedent from the era of rotary phones.

Canada capitulates to FATCA and the IRS

Opinion | Theo Caldwell

‘When another country comes along and says their laws will henceforth be your laws, tell them to cram it with maple syrup.’

Of course Canada is more business-friendly than the United States

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
A sign directing trucks to Canada on the Ambassador bridge is seen along Jefferson avenue in Detroit, Michigan

With high taxes, regulations, and an out of control legal system, an entrepreneur would be crazy to pick the U.S. over Canada.

Why Charles Krauthammer's defense of the 'victimless' NSA is wrong

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
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The program threatens no one unless it’s abused. Just like the IRS.

America's greatest problem is not bridge closures

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
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The media focuses on Christie, while our liberties erode

Of course NSA mass surveillance is illegal

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
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Finally, a judge says what we’re all thinking

Youth need social media like their parents needed TV

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
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To deny them access is to stunt their social life

Amidst the Obamacare debacle, the GOP can't forget civil liberties

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
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The NSA, the prison explosion, and other infringements give the GOP an opportunity.

Rob Ford is not a victim

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
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You can smoke crack, or be mayor, but not both.

Rob Ford and the wrong kind of attention

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford pauses as he speaks to the media at Toronto City Hall

Is it so hard to find a mayor who respects taxpayers and also doesn’t smoke crack?

Obamacare is settled law like climate change is settled science

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
A man looks over the Affordable Care Act signup page on the HealthCare.gov website in New York in this photo illustration

Laws reflect changing consensus.

Anatomy of a family feud

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
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“Every man is more than just himself,” said Herman Hesse, Rand Paul and Chris Christie especially.

Why the surveillance state must end

Opinion | Theo Caldwell
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Chris Christie’s shameful appeal to victimhood misses the point about post-9/11 civil liberties.