US Politics

Tearing Down Social Platforms Like Gab Won't Stop the Violence
2018-11-02

If Twitter isn't responsible for ISIS and Facebook isn't responsible for murder, why is Gab responsible for the synagogue shooting?... Read more

Is America Going Broke? An Ivy League Economist on Why Government Debt Is Surging
2018-11-01

At some point, the irresistible force of insufficient government revenues is going to meet the immovable object of entitlement commitments.... Read more

Hannah Arendt on the Link Between Bureaucracy and Violence
2018-11-01

"The greater the bureaucratization of public life, the greater will be the attraction of violence."... Read more

Will it be a blue wave -- or a whimper? Here's what the evidence says for the 2018 House midterm elections
2018-10-31

The odds favor a big year for Democrats, but the extent of their gains is still in doubt.... Read more

How Dumbed Down Education is Creating a National Security Crisis
2018-10-31

I know many young people who are educated, fit, and morally sound. I am certain my readers do as well. We just need more like them.... Read more

Four Things Everyone Gets Wrong About Mass Violence—A Social Psychologist’s Perspective
2018-10-30

If we continue to fall prey to these four responses it is unlikely that we will be able to effectively respond to mass violence.... Read more

When Will Politicians Admit Social Security Is on a Collision Course with Math?
2018-10-30

For people who believe in limited government, the solution represents a substantially larger problem because political history suggests that the govern... Read more

Bernie Sanders Voted for “Too Big To Fail” but Now Sponsors Shoddy Bill to End It
2018-10-30

If passed, Sanders’s “Too Big to Fail, Too Big to Exist Act” would dissolve the nation’s largest banks, forcing those with total assets that exceed thr... Read more

Parents, If We’re Going to Have Smart Government—Teach Your Kids Civics
2018-10-29

The Constitution established a system of government made up not only of the three federal branches but also one in which a tripartite balance of powers... Read more

How to Stop Being a Non-Player Character (NPC) in Your Own Life
2018-10-29

Relinquish your inner-NPC and realize you have the power to choose how you respond to events.... Read more

Subprime Loans Are Back, Proving We Have Learned Nothing from 2008
2018-10-29

Many are claiming that this time will be different than the last. This should concern just about everyone.... Read more

Why All Good Social Justice Warriors Support Presumption of Innocence
2018-10-26

The presumption of innocence until proven guilty is a bed rock principle of Western Civilization. Protecting individuals from angry mobs remains a bas... Read more

Was Curt Schilling shunned in First Pitch Ceremony over his Political Views?
2018-10-26

The Boston Red Sox may or may not have forgotten to include pitching legend Curt Schilling in their 2004 World Series first pitch ceremony over politic... Read more

George Landrith speaks out against expanding electric car subsidies
2018-10-25

Heller's bill is a horrible idea. Fredric Bastiat called it "legalized plunder."... Read more

WATCH: How white liberals really view black voters
2018-10-25

Ami Horowitz asks people in Berkeley, CA and in East Harlem, NY about voter ID laws. The responses are very telling.... Read more