Gene Lyons

Reader Input: Heads-up to unenlightened twosome

Two articles in the Sept. 2 Journal need a response. First, Congressman Tom McClintock’s opinion about the militarization of local police forces (“McClintock expresse ...

Reader Input: Writer should feel blessed

Gene Lyons’ column (“Ignoring due process is an injustice to college students,” Another View, Sept. 2) comes straight from the dinosaur section over at Bloviator ...

Another View: Gingrich’s candidacy sickens, but comes as no surprise

Newt Gingrich is the Jimmy Swaggart of American politics: a confidence man so transparent as to test the faith even of True Believers. Paradoxically, that’s precisely why the dis ...

Social Security still solvent

I wish to compliment the Journal for publishing syndicated columnists including the (Steve and Cokie) Roberts couple and (Kathleen) Parker. Although they vary in views that are con ...

Social Security is just a Ponzi scheme

Contrary to what Gene Lyons wants you to believe (Another View, Nov. 3), Social Security is a Ponzi scheme and like all Ponzi schemes, it will eventually collapse. Ponzi schemes ar ...