All it takes is one: How tyranny ends

Special to CosmicTribune.com By Michelle Malkin “One is the loneliest number,” Three Dog Night famously sang over five decades ago. But all it takes is one brave soul fighting against the tide to inspire 10. Ten become hundreds. Hundreds become thousands. Thousands become millions. Millions become a new majority. Riverside County, California, Sheriff Chad Bianco […]

Has neuroscience any need for the soul?

Commentary by Joshua R. Farris If you’re a purveyor of recent neuroscience discussions, then you might think that consciousness is just a set of neurons firing in the brain. Nothing more. No soul or spirit behind it. Philosopher Matthew Owen takes this question head-on in his new book Measuring the Immeasurable Mind.  In it he […]

Fear, hope, and suicidal voting: the strange case of Pro Life Evangelicals for Biden

CosmicTribune.com by R. Clinton Ohlers Rarely do political reversals rise to the level of comedy, especially in 2021. Nevertheless, in a plaintive open letter to President Biden and the congressional Democrats, Pro Life Evangelicals for Biden delivered in spades. Yet, amidst the widespread amusement and well-deserved ridicule that followed, a much darker and foreboding truth […]

The surprising history of the extraterrestrial-life debate

Special to CosmicTribune.com  By R. Clinton Ohlers   The debate over the existence of extraterrestrial life has a surprisingly long history — one as old as the history of science itself. Astrophysicist and historian of science and religion, Parandis Tajbakhsh, recently summarized this history for the International Research Network for Science and Belief in Society. […]

Chinese Americans stood out at Jan. 6 rally in D.C.

Special to CosmicTribune.com FPI / January 8, 2021 Commentary by R. Clinton Ohlers To those arriving at the Jan. 6 “Stop the Steal” rally in Washington, D.C., one surprising and unexpected show of support for President Donald Trump came from Chinese Americans. Signs fastened atop parked cars lined the approach to the Mall, denouncing Chinese […]

Social media giants seen pushing China-like censorship

Leftist politicians and major media are telling Americans on a daily basis that they must become accustomed to the “new normal” ushered in by the coronavirus pandemic. What they mean by “new normal” is the rolling back of free speech rights, analysts say. FPI / May 4, 2020   Democratic politicians are calling for censorship […]

If aliens invaded our world would we stop our fighting?

What would happen if an alien force invaded the world? This was the hypothesis of many sci-fi films over the years in which warring countries and governments would somehow, suddenly, and urgently join together to fight the greater threat. War of the Worlds, (1953) based on the H.G. Wells epic comes to mind, and now […]

Perspective: Is coronavirus a sign from an exasperated God?

Is the coronavirus a sign of an angered God finally losing patience with humanity as in the Old Testament of the Bible when Divine injunctions fell on deaf ears? In a March 13 op-ed for the India Post, analyst A.Q. Siddiqui noted that St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican City in Italy “is deserted. The […]

Mind manipulation through mass entertainment

Planned Parenthood director of arts and entertainment engagement Caren Spruch told The Washington Post in an article published Sept. 23 that she has advised film and television show creators on over 150 projects over the years. Spruch sees her efforts as a way to, as the article puts it, set “a new standard for stories […]

Can you be in two places at once? Yes, according to quantum physicists

Is it possible for two versions of reality to exist at the same time? Indeed it is – at the quantum level – physicists say. Of course political scientists can attest that the election of President Donald Trump has produced a proof of the hypothesis: His supporters and his opponents live in two separate and […]

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