Politics

Land of the Free? Let’s Hope It Stays That Way

Land of the Free? Let’s Hope It Stays That Way

American socialists want us to believe they are interested in our well-being. The truth is, they are interested first and foremost in power.

The Truth About ‘Socialism’ as Told by Scandinavian Leaders

The Truth About ‘Socialism’ as Told by Scandinavian Leaders

Bernie Sanders called Michael Bloomberg's condemnation of communism a "cheap shot" at Wednesday's debate. The Scandinavians Sanders idolizes would disagree.

Will Mike Bloomberg’s Girlfriend Be America’s Unwed First Lady?

Will Mike Bloomberg’s Girlfriend Be America’s Unwed First Lady?

If Michael Bloomberg wins the presidency in 2020, America could have its first president with a "partner" rather than a wife.

The Dangers of Mandatory Paid Leave

The Dangers of Mandatory Paid Leave

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez went out of her way to harass the only pro-free-market witness at a hearing on paid family leave.

Democrats and Republicans Both Hold Exaggerated Stereotypes of Both Parties

Democrats and Republicans Both Hold Exaggerated Stereotypes of Both Parties

Democrats and Republicans both hold incorrect stereotypes about both the opposition party, and about their own party.

The Most Dangerous Answer at Last Night’s Debate

The Most Dangerous Answer at Last Night’s Debate

Promises to do away with the fracking industry show a callous disregard for American workers and their families.

When Will Joe Go?

When Will Joe Go?

Joe Biden has thus far run a bland and uninspiring campaign, with results to match. How long will he remain in the race?

How the Ruling Class Might Elect Bloomberg and Realign American Politics

How the Ruling Class Might Elect Bloomberg and Realign American Politics

If the Democratic Party can't pull itself together, we could see a three way race for the presidency between Bloomberg, Sanders, and Trump.

The Decline of the Boy Scouts… but the Rise of Masculinity?

The Decline of the Boy Scouts… but the Rise of Masculinity?

Perhaps there’s still hope for American masculinity.

Social Security Is a Terrible 'Investment'

Social Security Is a Terrible 'Investment'

Social Security is a broken system which taxes us at exorbitant rates and provides negative returns on our "investments."

Bernie Sanders, Not Jeff Bezos, Is the Face of Greed

Bernie Sanders, Not Jeff Bezos, Is the Face of Greed

Despite completing a world-class education at the University of Chicago, for decades, Sanders never developed skills that would allow him to earn a living.

Think the U.S. Is More Polarized Than Ever? You Don’t Know History

Think the U.S. Is More Polarized Than Ever? You Don’t Know History

It's become common to say the United States is currently at the height of political and cultural divisions, but such a view reveals a lack of historical knowledge.

Conventional Wisdom About the Democrats’ Primary Is Wrong

Conventional Wisdom About the Democrats’ Primary Is Wrong

With New Hampshire now in the books, it appears as though the standard way of thinking of the 2020 Democratic presidential primaries is quickly dissolving.

Trump’s Big Bet on Career and Technical Education

Trump’s Big Bet on Career and Technical Education

Federal funding for technical education programs might be about to double, a move which could greatly increase high schoolers' career prospects.

Five Reasons Evangelicals Continue to Support Donald Trump

Five Reasons Evangelicals Continue to Support Donald Trump

People on both sides of the political spectrum are continually baffled by the continued support of evangelical Christians for President Donald Trump.

How Tall Is Michael Bloomberg, Really?

How Tall Is Michael Bloomberg, Really?

Is Michael Bloomberg really "a 5'4" mass of dead energy" or is this a tall tale of President Donald Trump's in the midst of campaign season?

Democratic Candidates Want to Triple the Minimum Wage

Democratic Candidates Want to Triple the Minimum Wage

Is there even an upper limit on how high of a minimum wage politicians like Tom Steyer will promise American voters?

What CNN’s Don Lemon Doesn’t Know About Humility

What CNN’s Don Lemon Doesn’t Know About Humility

Don Lemon says he doesn't "believe in belittling people," but his recent laughing attack live on CNN shows he could use a dose of humility.

American Schools are Focusing on Diversity at History’s Expense

American Schools are Focusing on Diversity at History’s Expense

The 1619 Project claims that American history marginalizes African-Americans. Evidence suggests otherwise.

Could Google Influence Kushner to Stop Trump's Big Tech Break Up?

Could Google Influence Kushner to Stop Trump's Big Tech Break Up?

Donald Trump's Justice Department is currently investigating Google for possible antitrust violations. Could the tech company's ties to Jared Kushner get this probe shut down?

Americans Need Charming Humor, Not Sarcastic Wit

Americans Need Charming Humor, Not Sarcastic Wit

Politics would be a lot less contentious if we didn't all take ourselves so seriously. We need to learn to laugh.

The Battle Over America's Soul

The Battle Over America's Soul

The biggest division in America is not over party or our views of President Trump, but instead over how we view the soul of America itself.

Civility in Politics Is Harder Than You Think

Civility in Politics Is Harder Than You Think

Civility is a two way street in politics, but more often than not we criticize our opponents' behavior while defending our own.

In Pete Buttigieg, the Establishment Finds Their Man

In Pete Buttigieg, the Establishment Finds Their Man

Career Democrats are poised to dump Biden, the Amtrak amateur, for Mayor Pete, McKinsey’s man in the Midwest. It’s a better fit.

What Year Did Healthcare Become a Natural Right?

What Year Did Healthcare Become a Natural Right?

If healthcare is a human right, when did it become so? Healthcare surely couldn't have been a human right before it even existed, right?

Fact-Checking Eleven of Trump’s Claims in State of the Union

Fact-Checking Eleven of Trump’s Claims in State of the Union

Amid all the emotion, here are some fact checks of key parts of the president’s speech.

An Arrogance Justified by Nothing

An Arrogance Justified by Nothing

The contemporary elite class has presided over widespread American decline, brought about in part by the succession of bad ideas they have embraced.

Associated Press Twists the Facts About Trump's Impeachment

Associated Press Twists the Facts About Trump's Impeachment

The Associated Press is spouting a lot of easily disproved talking points regarding the Democratic Party's impeachment proceedings against Trump.

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