Politics

Killing the Electoral College Would Alienate Half the Country

Killing the Electoral College Would Alienate Half the Country

Democratic socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, seeking to represent New York’s 14th Congressional District, has called for the abolition of the Electoral College.

A Morning with Big Brother

A Morning with Big Brother

We got rid of the television years ago.  But a day in an airport brought me face to face with its omin-presence.  

A Question for Harvard:  Who Actually Wins from Racial Preferences?

A Question for Harvard: Who Actually Wins from Racial Preferences?

Asian American students are suing Harvard for racial discrimination. Harvard says it wants its students to reflect America's diversity.

 

Why the Soviets Would Have Sent Kanye West to a Mental Hospital

Why the Soviets Would Have Sent Kanye West to a Mental Hospital

Should we associate political disagreements with mental illness with such a dark history behind that practice?

The Backlash Against Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Has Chilling Echoes to the Nuremberg Laws of Nazi Germany

The Backlash Against Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Has Chilling Echoes to the Nuremberg Laws of Nazi Germany

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will play folk hero John Henry in an upcoming Netflix movie... but now his blackness is being called into question.

A Third of Millennials Identify as Democratic Socialists: Why I am Not Surprised

A Third of Millennials Identify as Democratic Socialists: Why I am Not Surprised

A recent survey shows that a third of Millenials identify as "Democratic Socialists".  Given their financial straits, I am not surprised.  

Why All Good Social Justice Warriors Support Presumption of Innocence

Why All Good Social Justice Warriors Support Presumption of Innocence

The presumption of innocence until proven guilty is a bed rock principle of Western Civilization.  Protecting individuals from angry mobs remains a basic task of our judicial system.

The PC Crowd Goes After the Honored Dead

The PC Crowd Goes After the Honored Dead

A young group of students wants to nix remembering victims of past wars because such activities glorify warfare.

When Feminism Turns on Women

When Feminism Turns on Women

Today’s feminism divides the world into “good” women and “bad” women.

How the Heir of the White Nationalist Movement Learned to Let Go of Hatred

How the Heir of the White Nationalist Movement Learned to Let Go of Hatred

How does a bright young man, raised in an environment of hate, learn to let go and open his mind to the real world?

Today’s Young Voters Are Embracing Socialism for a Very Good Reason

Today’s Young Voters Are Embracing Socialism for a Very Good Reason

A new survey finds that a third of young voters identify with some form of socialism.

California Admits DMV Error Added Noncitizens to Voter Rolls

California Admits DMV Error Added Noncitizens to Voter Rolls

An error at California’s Department of Motor Vehicles caused more than a thousand people, including some who were not U.S. citizens, to be incorrectly registered to vote, state officials said Monday.

How the U.S. is Funding Boy Rape

How the U.S. is Funding Boy Rape

Are American tax dollars enabling the most deplorable sexual abuse imaginable?

Should Jury Duty Be Taken from the Common Man and Given to Professionals?

Should Jury Duty Be Taken from the Common Man and Given to Professionals?

Should something as serious as guilt or innocence be left to experts?

‘Truth’ is ‘Disrespectful of Diversity’ Says Alberta Department of Education

‘Truth’ is ‘Disrespectful of Diversity’ Says Alberta Department of Education

Can a society which welcomes diversity find room in its group hug to embrace truth?

Age of Rage: Five Possible Reasons for Our Current Madness

Age of Rage: Five Possible Reasons for Our Current Madness

How did we arrive at a point in our history where gangs of hecklers chase politicians from restaurants, where senate hearings have lost all decorum, where family members and friends part ways over politics?

The History Russians and Communists Want Us to Forget

The History Russians and Communists Want Us to Forget

The Soviet Union did not free the world of tyranny in World War II. It merely helped defeat one evil while ruthlessly attempting to supplant it with another one.

Why Are Feminists Secretly Attracted to Chivalrous Men?

Why Are Feminists Secretly Attracted to Chivalrous Men?

Being a gentleman is politically incorrect... but are feminists ignoring this?

Obama’s Anti-Discipline Policies Set Our Students Up for Failure

Obama’s Anti-Discipline Policies Set Our Students Up for Failure

Is there any reason whatsoever for adults to tolerate this kind of behavior from our young people?

The One Question You Can Ask to Uncover a President’s Economic Principles

The One Question You Can Ask to Uncover a President’s Economic Principles

What is the economic problem that society faces, and how will you help solve it?

Would the US be Happy Doing Things the ‘Swedish Way’?

Would the US be Happy Doing Things the ‘Swedish Way’?

Sweden has traditionally been portrayed in the US political debate as the epitome of democratic socialism... but would such a system work here?

A Tale of Two Countries

A Tale of Two Countries

History has seen the rancor of the Kavanaugh hearings before.

Why Does Michelle Obama Think Ignorant Voters Are Just Fine?

Why Does Michelle Obama Think Ignorant Voters Are Just Fine?

America wasn’t founded as a democracy to be run by voters acting on their feelings and opinions.

How The Media Encourages – And Sustains – Political Warfare

How The Media Encourages – And Sustains – Political Warfare

Are news organizations and consumers as much to blame as the President when it comes to the political war of words?

Cosby, Kavanaugh, and the Necessity of Evidence

Cosby, Kavanaugh, and the Necessity of Evidence

It’s simple: Men shouldn’t automatically be believed for making an accusation against someone, and nor should women.

Affirm Transgender Kids, Says American Academy of Pediatrics

Affirm Transgender Kids, Says American Academy of Pediatrics

No reason to question their gender choice.

Does the Senate Think Americans Are Stupid? The Kavanaugh Hearings Suggest the Answer is Yes.

Does the Senate Think Americans Are Stupid? The Kavanaugh Hearings Suggest the Answer is Yes.

There’s a problem with the latest of Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s alleged sexual assaults during his high school years.

You Can Trust The Polls in 2018, If You Read Them Carefully

You Can Trust The Polls in 2018, If You Read Them Carefully

On the morning of Nov. 8, 2016, many Americans went to bed confident that Hillary Clinton would be elected the nation’s first female president. Their confidence was driven, in no small part, by a pervasive message that Clinton was ahead in the polls and forecasts leading up to the election.

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