Politics

When Will #MeToo Blow the Whistle on IVF Clinic Pornography?

When Will #MeToo Blow the Whistle on IVF Clinic Pornography?

IVF porn is one of those sordid things that everyone knows about but no one has the stomach to talk about.

Can Royalty and Victimhood Co-Exist?

Can Royalty and Victimhood Co-Exist?

Does material luxury remove immaterial problems? 

Why Mike Pence Shouldn't Shut Up About China

Why Mike Pence Shouldn't Shut Up About China

Vice President Mike Pence should ignore Charles Barkley and keep talking about China and its abuses in trade and human rights alike.

American Neverland: An Epidemic of Infantilism

American Neverland: An Epidemic of Infantilism

From our trust of teenage "experts" to the profanity laden discourse of our "grownups," American culture has gone looking for the fantasy of Neverland.

How Children Learn the Humanity of Trade

How Children Learn the Humanity of Trade

Here's a great way to teach kids about markets. 

What the Left and Right Get Wrong About Immigration

What the Left and Right Get Wrong About Immigration

It's deeper than care for immigrants or concern for our borders. 

An Antidote To Madness: The Happy Creek Coffee Shop

An Antidote To Madness: The Happy Creek Coffee Shop

With the craziness that seems to surround us now, sometimes all you can do is seek the sanity of a local coffee shop.

Twisting Words: A Look at 'Lynching'

Twisting Words: A Look at 'Lynching'

Was Donald Trump's description of the impeachment inquiry as "a lynching" as horrible as his opponents are making it seem?

Let the Free Market Fight Chinese Censorship

Let the Free Market Fight Chinese Censorship

South Park, the NBA, and Blizzard show us that Americans still value freedom. 

Are We Too Paranoid About Mass Shootings?

Are We Too Paranoid About Mass Shootings?

We're more likely to die in car crashes than by mass shooting. How does this impact the rationality of our fears? 

California’s War on Citizenship

California’s War on Citizenship

Progressive echo bubble California is moving towards allowing noncitizens to enjoy all the privileges and rights of immigrants who came to the United States and became citizens legally.

How We Colored Our Public Squares Red

How We Colored Our Public Squares Red

The atheistic social experiments are not societies. If we pretend they are, our future is red. 

Climate Change Fears of Teen Activist Are Empirically Baseless

Climate Change Fears of Teen Activist Are Empirically Baseless

Teenage sensation climate-activist Greta Thunberg talks a big emotionally-fraught game, but her claims aren't backed up by the data.

Chicago Unions Fight for Their Survival

Chicago Unions Fight for Their Survival

Chicago unions are fighting to gain members through a show of strength. 

Fact-Checking the Fourth Democratic Debate

Fact-Checking the Fourth Democratic Debate

UBI, minimum wage, job losses, homelessness, corporations – a lot to consider. 

Why Is the Media Ignoring a Law That Hurts Those With Disabilities?

Why Is the Media Ignoring a Law That Hurts Those With Disabilities?

The U.S. National Council on Disabilities is against it. 

The Clock Is Ticking: Trillions in Debt With No Solutions

The Clock Is Ticking: Trillions in Debt With No Solutions

Our national migraine is $23 trillion. We need to talk with our representatives about the headache, if we want a cure.

Five Questions About Impeachment in the Senate

Five Questions About Impeachment in the Senate

With the impeachment inquiry underway in the House of Representatives, what will it look like if the Senate has to take on Trump?

Why Barack Obama Was Particularly Unsuited to Live up to the Ideals of the Nobel Peace Prize

Why Barack Obama Was Particularly Unsuited to Live up to the Ideals of the Nobel Peace Prize

Yale University Professor David Bromwich recalls why President Barack Obama was totally unsuited to win a Nobel Peace Prize.

How Big Tech Smeared Brett Kavanaugh and Protected Jeffrey Epstein

How Big Tech Smeared Brett Kavanaugh and Protected Jeffrey Epstein

At most tech companies, women still represent 30 percent of the workforce, and an even lower percentage of technical roles.” What do those women think of a Microsoft associate helping out Jeffrey Epstein?

Leaving Syria: Necessary and Long Overdue?

Leaving Syria: Necessary and Long Overdue?

The media spin is predictable: President Donald Trump has abandoned America’s gallant Kurdish allies to face the prospect of a Turkish invasion alone.

Why Are So Many Women Failing the Combat Fitness Test?

Why Are So Many Women Failing the Combat Fitness Test?

Only 16 percent of women can pass the Army's new Combat Fitness Test compared to 70 percent of men. Is this sexist? 

How Cronyism Created New York City's Taxi Medallion Bubble

How Cronyism Created New York City's Taxi Medallion Bubble

AOC is supporting a bailout of crony capitalism. 

Supreme Court Remains Respected Despite Kavanaugh Turmoil

Supreme Court Remains Respected Despite Kavanaugh Turmoil

A pair of recent surveys suggest that Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s contentious confirmation has not undermined public confidence in the Supreme Court.

Climate Protest Goes Sadly Awry

Climate Protest Goes Sadly Awry

The most recent protest was staged by climate activists in Great Britain. But their plans didn’t quite work out the way they thought they would. 

Hong Kong’s ‘Shot Heard Around the World’ Is Reverberating

Hong Kong’s ‘Shot Heard Around the World’ Is Reverberating

Hong Kong protestors and Chinese police cannot break an uneasy peace with violence if they want international support. 

Government Funds Bring Corruption to Mayberry

Government Funds Bring Corruption to Mayberry

It has a lot of unchecked power over our elected officials. 

Our Divisive News Media Needs Clark Kent

Our Divisive News Media Needs Clark Kent

The news media and some of our politicians are the chief culprits responsible for our cultural and political civil war.

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