Politics

Seven Quotes That Reveal the Racist Origins of Minimum Wage Laws

Seven Quotes That Reveal the Racist Origins of Minimum Wage Laws

Minimum wage laws have a long and dirty history in social engineering and eugenics.

Trump: Somebody Had to Confront China

Trump: Somebody Had to Confront China

Politicians in both parties are rallying around the President as he does what is necessary necessary and takes on China's unfair trade policies.

Why I No Longer Support Government Run Healthcare

Why I No Longer Support Government Run Healthcare

A doctor who knows explains how government run health care is more expensive, less efficient, and leads to lower quality care.

How Women Got the Vote: You Might Be Surprised

How Women Got the Vote: You Might Be Surprised

The history of the 19th Amendment isn't as well known as one would hope. The party that backed women's suffrage the most ardently might surprise some people.

The Horrors of Modern Public Opinion

The Horrors of Modern Public Opinion

There are a variety of lessons to be drawn from how the Allied governments conducted themselves during World War II. Some of those messages may be more in tune with our current political climate than we care to admit.

50 Years Later, the Spirit of ’69 Feels Like a Hangover

50 Years Later, the Spirit of ’69 Feels Like a Hangover

What remains of 1969? One might recall some of Fonda’s last words in Easy Rider, “We blew it,” and think of them as an epitaph for an era as well as a film.

Politicians Don't Seem to Laugh at Themselves as Much Anymore

Politicians Don't Seem to Laugh at Themselves as Much Anymore

It is unclear exactly why this has become something of a lost art.

Politics By Infomercial

Politics By Infomercial

Everything has a trade-off, no matter what 1-800 number politician is on the line.

Delusion, Doublespeak, and Duplicity: Why Language Matters

Delusion, Doublespeak, and Duplicity: Why Language Matters

To paraphrase Orwell, thought corrupts language and language corrupts thought.

California’s Ethnic Indoctrination Would Dump the Melting Pot

California’s Ethnic Indoctrination Would Dump the Melting Pot

The “salad bowl” philosophy informs every word of the Golden State’s proposed curriculum for a new high school graduation requirement.

Australian Doctors to Investigate Transgender Treatments for Kids
Sanctuary in the Big Apple: NYPD Ignores Thousands of ICE Detainer Requests

Sanctuary in the Big Apple: NYPD Ignores Thousands of ICE Detainer Requests

The New York Police Department received a total of 2,916 detainer requests from Immigration and Customs Enforcement between July 1, 2018, and June 30 of this year, according to data first obtained by the New York Daily News. Despite the high volume of requests during that time period, every single one was ignored by the NYPD.

Open Borders?  The EU Has Hundreds of Miles of Walls

Open Borders? The EU Has Hundreds of Miles of Walls

Those who argue against Trump's immigration policies by looking abroad are in serious error.

When the Russians Came to Town: Reflections on Communism and Socialism

When the Russians Came to Town: Reflections on Communism and Socialism

The Soviet Union is gone, thrown into the dustbin of history, but a lesson remains from those Russian visitors.

Civics 101 for Flyover Country

Civics 101 for Flyover Country

With a new school year upon us, we’d like to offer kids a cheat-sheet on a few basic concepts to navigate today’s troubled political waters.

Why Joe Biden Is Winning the Gun-Control Debate

Why Joe Biden Is Winning the Gun-Control Debate

Biden is not claiming no gun ownership is to be allowed. Instead, he's just saying people don't need guns beyond what's necessary for personal defense.

The Difference Between Public Libraries and Public Schools

The Difference Between Public Libraries and Public Schools

The main difference between public libraries and public schools is the level of coercion and state power that public schooling wields.

It's Time to Ask Politicians Some Questions

It's Time to Ask Politicians Some Questions

We should ask these questions calmly, looking for real answers. If we frame them as valid inquiries, if we are seeking truth, we may not change minds, but we just might cause someone to think.

The Argument Beneath the Surface of Gun Control

The Argument Beneath the Surface of Gun Control

The mood in the wake of dozens of dead in mass shootings is, understandably, to “do something.” But it is precisely the vagueness of this “something” that presents an enormous danger.

Red Flag Laws in the Age of Political Psychiatry

Red Flag Laws in the Age of Political Psychiatry

In the wake of recent horrific shooting sprees, Donald Trump and other Republicans wishing to appear to “do something” have seized the purported “middle ground”: red flag laws. 

My Time in the University Gulag

My Time in the University Gulag

A firsthand account of Cultural Marxism in the university setting.

Diagnosis of Gender Dysphoria – Too General and Too Much Harm?
The Post Office Is on Pace for Its Worst Year Since 2012 Default

The Post Office Is on Pace for Its Worst Year Since 2012 Default

In the absence of reform, expect the Post Office to keep racking up the losses.

Jeffrey Epstein Fallout Shows How Little Trust Americans Have in Media and Government

Jeffrey Epstein Fallout Shows How Little Trust Americans Have in Media and Government

The reaction to the news Saturday morning that sex-trafficker-to-the-stars Jeffrey Epstein reportedly had committed suicide while in federal custody was nearly universal: No one was buying the “official” story.

No Room for the Yang Gang?

No Room for the Yang Gang?

Time will tell if Yang will be successful in expanding the Democratic party platform to include conversations about the America population they seem to have disenfranchised. 

The Meaning of Jeffrey Epstein

The Meaning of Jeffrey Epstein

There’s nothing crazy about the Epstein conspiracy theory. In fact, it’s banal. But the banal truth must be suppressed at all costs.

Saying No to Socialism

Saying No to Socialism

This is the way of socialism. Is it time we as Americans start rejecting this way at every opportunity?

Seven Reasons to Oppose Red Flag Guns Laws

Seven Reasons to Oppose Red Flag Guns Laws

It's clear that laws of this magnitude should not be passed as an emotional or political response to an event, even a tragic one.

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