The transformative power of Thanksgiving

An unusual thing happened in Frankfort the other day. After years of being in the minority party, Republican House Speaker-elect Jeff Hoover welcomed ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Washington can help to make coal cleaner

As the recent election cycle demonstrated, American politics is beset with a number of polarizing issues. Among the most obvious has been the debate o...

December 1st, 2016 |  


What Is Gold Saying About Trump?

Editor’s note: This article first appeared at Forbes.com.Amidst the larger drama of the election, the financial markets staged their own little ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Living On Purpose

Every year at Christmas time, it’s common to see the bell ringers all over town standing at the red kettles of the Salvation Army. Recently, I h...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Self-Defense for Whom?

In every state in the country, the right to self-defense is considered a mitigating factor in criminal prosecutions. If you use violence to defend you...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Why Does Pet Care Cost So Much?

Anyone who owns a pet knows that the cost of caring for old Fluffy or Fido has gone up considerably over recent years.Economists from Stanford and MIT...

November 29th, 2016 |  


KPMA to celebrate 90 years

For decades, my family and I have been proud to be statewide fuel distributors. My father started the company with simple roots and taught me the ins ...

November 24th, 2016 |  


Plymouth, Jamestown rejected Socialism as did we

It is said that the casualties of this presidential election in order were the toppling of the Bush dynasty, the Clinton dynasty and the nullification...

November 24th, 2016 updated: November 24th, 2016. |  


This Election Wasn’t About Trump

When a political puck named Dick Tuck lost a California senate election in 1966, he famously conceded: “The people have spoken. The bastards....

November 24th, 2016 |  


Melania Trump, Fashion, and Religious Liberty: A Strange Combination

People magazine has recently reported news that a number of prominent fashion designers have refused to work with Melania Trump because they do not ap...

November 22nd, 2016 updated: November 22nd, 2016. |