Chuck Chalberg's Blog

Chuck Chalberg's Blog

‘Shattered’ Reveals the True Villains of Hillary Clinton’s Campaign

‘Shattered’ Reveals the True Villains of Hillary Clinton’s Campaign

In 'Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign,' Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes offer readers a front-row seat to the Clinton trainwreck.

Liberals Have Become the New Confederates

Liberals Have Become the New Confederates

The country will either become more like the South of today or the country will be lost.

Systemic Racism or the Collapse of the Family?

Systemic Racism or the Collapse of the Family?

Those on the left and right have very different “what’s wrong with America” narratives—especially on the subject of race.

Populism Has Finally Beat Progressivism

Populism Has Finally Beat Progressivism

With a Trump presidency at hand an inescapable historical irony deserves to be noted.

Do Americans Even Care about Freedom Anymore?

Do Americans Even Care about Freedom Anymore?

Think about the chief slogans for Campaign 2016, and then think back to the American founding. Something is missing.

We Might Be in for Party Reversals

We Might Be in for Party Reversals

Don’t look now, but we might be in the early stages of major reversals of our two major parties on two major issues.

Claim: Evolution Can’t Account for Man’s Speech

Claim: Evolution Can’t Account for Man’s Speech

Darwin thought he could account for man's speech, but Tom Wolfe has his doubts.

Why America Shouldn't Make College 'Free'

Why America Shouldn't Make College 'Free'

"For one of the few times in my teaching life I thought of the right answer right then..."

Memorization Is Still a Necessary Skill

Memorization Is Still a Necessary Skill

I would always assure my students that memory work was part of the deal for any of my history classes.