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Christine O’Donnell

Christine O’Donnell

Articles by Christine O’Donnell

President Barack Obama addresses the nation from the Cross Hall in the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. In a major reversal, Obama ordered the United States into a broad military campaign to “degrade and ultimately destroy” militants in two volatile Middle East nations, authorizing airstrikes inside Syria for the first time, as well as an expansion of strikes in Iraq.  (AP Photo/Saul Loeb, Pool)

No action in Syria is better than half-hearted action

Doing nothing is a better strategy than airstrikes alone. Airstrikes should be a part of a well thought out stratagem. Without proper planning, the unintended consequences will increase the violence. There are too many lives at stake, too many unanswered questions. Published September 11, 2014

Christine Allen raises her fist while protesting with several hundred others in Oakland, Calif. on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 against the shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year old by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

Move over lobbyists, loiters are the new game in town

If you want the promise of the full resources of the federal government, if you want a personal visit from one of the administration's most powerful officials, then set buildings on fire and incite riots. Published August 21, 2014

Police walk through a cloud of smoke as they clash with protesters Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo.  (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

The freedom food chain goes amok in Ferguson

It creeps. It crawls. It eats you alive. It's a mass that keeps getting bigger and bigger. Will it be stopped before it destroys everything in its path? Published August 14, 2014

President Obama departs Saturday for Martha's Vineyard, where last summer he golfed at Farm Neck Golf Club in Oak Bluffs, Mass. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Three daily habits to save the republic

With all the turmoil in the world, many people are feeling uneasy, wondering if they should feel guilty for going on with their lives. While it's not time to duck and cover, there is a reason for this unease. Published August 7, 2014

FILE - Russian Federation Ambassador Vitaly Churkin addresses the United Nations Security Council,  in this May 2, 2014 file photo. Russia's U.N. ambassador said Thursday June 26, 2014 there is a real prospect of a terrorist state springing up from Syria's second-largest city Aleppo to Iraq's capital Baghdad.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

O'DONNELL: Fourth of July: Then and now

Instead of a cowboy for a president, we have a boy who plays cowboy as a president. Instead of a leader who works with Congress, we have a child who taunts Congress with statements like "Sue me!" Published July 3, 2014

Kentucky Senators Rand Paul, left, and Mitch McConnell address the media during a news conference following Mr. McConnell's victory in the republican primary on May 23 in Louisville, Ky. Columnist Christine O'Donnell says all Republicans must work together as both Tea Partyers and establishment Republicans need an attitude adjustment. (Associated Press)

O'DONNELL: Attitude adjustment time for Tea Party, GOP bosses

This year's class of candidates is significantly more conservative than years past. Therefore, a Republican landslide would be a victory for everyone. Yet, for this to happen, both establishment Republicans and the Tea Party need an attitude adjustment. Published June 4, 2014

Christine O'Donnell

CHRISTINE O'DONNELL: Get to know the real me!

When I was first presented with this opportunity to write for the Washington Times, I was honored and eager to get started. It's not that I think so highly of my own opinion that I believe it'll save the planet in 600-800 words per week. Rather, this is an opportunity for you to get to know me, the real me, in my own words. And I hope to get know you, as well. Published May 29, 2014