AN IDAHO TAIL

A version of this was published in The Post Register on May 20, 2016. www.postregister.com   AN IDAHO TAIL BY JAY B GASKILL When the Irish poet William Butler Yeats wrote “Turning and turning in the widening gyre, the falcon cannot hear the falconer,” he was writing about our own increasing distance from the moral …

ELECTION 2016 – BETWEEN A ROCK & A HARD PLACE

SCYLLA and CHARYBDIS By Jay B Gaskill PART ONE: The Chameleons Hillary Clinton Chameleon Politicus-Leftus   Donald Trump Chameleon Politicus-Populus   Classicists will recognize Scylla and Charybdis as the two sea monsters in the Homeric legend that occupied opposite sides of the narrow Strait of Messina. Any mariner who dared thread the path between them …

TRUMP, MORE TRUMP

THE TRUMPET SOUNDED   MAY 10, 2026 Three Gaskill Op Ed Pieces & Concluding Observations The following three following pieces were published as Opinion pieces in the Post Register, as well as on The Policy Think Site.   ONE:                                   REBRANDING THE GOP?   THE POST REGISTER         www.postregister.com   Op ED / Commentary by Jay …