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CJ Editor’s Novel – Advance book review: Chilling Dystopian novel brings ‘1984’ to the Present

CJ Editor’s Novel – Advance book review: Chilling Dystopian novel brings ‘1984’ to the Present

By Richard Eber, California Political News and Views, Editor’s Note:  The book will be available in Spring 2018 at your favorite bookseller. Check  debratash.com for updates. In real life author Debra Tash is a friendly, kind, and affable person who fits the definition of what one would like in a friend.  But put her behind a word […]

Book Review: Hard Landing

Book Review: Hard Landing

By David Stewart This is David Keith’s second novel and is a continuation of his first novel, Icy Betrayal.  The beginning of the novel is very unique and I won’t ruin it for you.  It catches you and drags you into a very captivating mystery.   You don’t need to read the first novel to enjoy […]

25th Annual Movieguide® Awards Celebrates Inspiring Movies and TV Programs

25th Annual Movieguide® Awards Celebrates Inspiring Movies and TV Programs

Dr. Tom Snyder Entertainment With Strong Christian Content Receives Special Honors Join us on the new C-Pop podcast where Taylor and Jessilyn discuss, debate and sometimes deride pop culture with a strong sense of humor and a focus on Christ. Listen at charismapodcastnetwork.com. The Young Messiah and Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love took home the […]

Critics pan ‘Patriots Day’ for portraying America as good, terrorists as evil

Critics pan ‘Patriots Day’ for portraying America as good, terrorists as evil

Some critics are taking shots at “Patriots Day” – the thriller starring Mark Wahlberg about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings and the manhunt for the terrorists in the aftermath of the attack – for its unapologetic portrayal of America as a force for good in the battle against radical Islamic terrorism. Writing at BuzzFeed, Anne […]

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2017 events and closures

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2017 events and closures

Below is a list of events in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day as well as information regarding City of Oxnard closures on Jan. 16, 2017, for the holiday. Through Jan. 19: Book Displays Highlighting Dr. King’s Legacy, Downtown Oxnard Main Library, 251 S. A St. Jan. 12: Screening of “Dr. Martin Luther King […]

Ann Coulter’s “In Trump We Trust” now available in book stores

Ann Coulter’s “In Trump We Trust” now available in book stores

By Michael Hernandez Ann Coulter’s “In Trump We Trust” is now available in book stores.  The conservative columnist and best-selling author’s message for the Republican elites:  “Follow Trump’s lead or face extinction.” “The GOP will either follow his lead and end up a better, stronger party or it will go the way of the Whigs.  […]

Alfonso Guilin:  Ezee,  A Family Saga of Hope and Faith

Alfonso Guilin:  Ezee,  A Family Saga of Hope and Faith

By Sheryl Hamlin Alfonso Guilin’s unique life experiences in agribusiness, religion, politics and family have provided background for another novel. His successful previous works were reviewed here. Unlike previous works whose plots and characters were regional in scope, this new novel spans continents and generations and makes generous use of coincidence … or is it […]

The works (so far) of L. Neil Smith

The works (so far) of L. Neil Smith

Editor’s note: Some readers have asked about our regular columnist L. Neil Smith’s other works. He obligingly sent a list of books (below). He has also written many, many articles.   [In Order Of Publication] THE PROBABILITY BROACH (Del Rey, Dec. 1979 — Tor Books, Dec. 2001) In a deadly conflict with murderous federal agents, […]

A Look at the Dysfunctional Relations between Women and Men

A Look at the Dysfunctional Relations between Women and Men

Book Review By Elise Cooper, May 9, 2016 . Tied Up in Knots by Andrea Tantaros discusses relations between men and women in America, and how they have become dysfunctional. The changes within the feminist movement have affected how each gender reacts towards each other regarding intimacy, authenticity, kindness, respect, discretion, and above all commitment. Readers […]

Movie review: Climate Hustle

By George Miller All sorts of books or movies have been produced about the Climate Change/Global warming issue. An overwhelming number of them agree that the earth is warming rapidly due to manmade burning of carbon-based fuels, that the results will be disastrous and soon. They predict significant temperature increases, problems with crops & wildlife, catastrophic sea rise, weather […]

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