Still Not Collusion

In truth, there is absolutely nothing wrong with a campaign operative meeting with a person, any person for that matter – Russian, Chinese, Ukrainian, etc., who may have adverse information on the opposing candidate or her party and is willing to share it. This is not the definition of “collusion” as has been previously understood.…

Western Civilization: Addition by Subtraction

After President Trump’s speech in Poland this past week in defense of Western civilization/culture, the left has predictably attacked Western civilization for what they perceive are the wrongs it has vested on the world. In response, most replies I have seen have been along the line of enumerating all the great things Western culture has…

The Comeback

Only principles will bring America back. Becoming aware of, accepting, and living by a certain set of transcendent principles is the only way a society maintains cohesion. Doing so provides a solid, consistent, constant foundation that generates an environment of predictability – that in the basic interactions necessary for a civil society to exist, each…

1960’s Deja Vu with a Twist

America hasn’t seen the current level of harsh rhetoric and the political violence since the violent protests and the radicalism of the 1960’s. Many people think of this period as the age of the Civil Rights struggle, and it was – but there was another component active as well. It was also a period during…

Question Time

I pose this open query to all progressives in the aftermath of the shootings in Washington today: The shooter was a member of the “resist” movement and was definitely feeling the Bern. So let me ask this: Suppose you are successful in “resisting” to the point of revolution and overthrow of an elected president. What…

What the Hell is Wrong With Us?

“Throughout history, poverty is the normal condition of man. Advances which permit this norm to be exceeded — here and there, now and then — are the work of an extremely small minority, frequently despised, often condemned, and almost always opposed by all right-thinking people. Whenever this tiny minority is kept from creating, or (as…