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I hate Ayn Rand — but here's why my fellow conservatives love her

Many of my fellow conservatives love Ayn Rand. And many of my liberal friends love to hate her.<p>You can understand why progressives enjoy blasting …

See the stinging masterpiece of a resignation letter the President's Arts Committee sent to Trump

In a blistering public letter, the remaining members of the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities (PCAH) resigned. I’ve re-typed the …

The 28th Amendment. A New American Revolution?

A few key documents - The Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, the Bill of Rights - lay the foundation of the United States. On the surface each has a different purpose; the Declaration asserts independence, the Constitution sets up the federal government, the Bill of Rights (amendments …

David Witt

From Stephen Alan Glassman via Bradley K. Martin:<br>"I made a comment recently where I claimed that Republican administrations had been much more …

U.S. Term Limits

Thomas Jefferson, one of our wisest founding fathers. He saw the issues that stagnent career politicians can cause!

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The Dalai Lama Says More Hard Hitting Words About The Mass Brainwashing Of Society

It is no wonder that the 14thDalai Lama of Tibet is often center of attention. Recently, he gave his commentary on the incidents that shook the …

Donald Trump’s Ghostwriter Tells All

“The Art of the Deal” made America see Trump as a charmer with an unfailing knack for business. Tony Schwartz helped create that myth—and regrets it.<p>Last June, as dusk fell outside Tony Schwartz’s sprawling house, on a leafy back road in Riverdale, New York, he pulled out his laptop and caught up …

Zombies of Voodoo Economics

According to many reports, Donald Trump is getting frantic as his administration nears the 100-day mark. It’s an arbitrary line in the sand, but one he himself touted in many pre-inauguration boasts. And it will be an occasion for numerous articles detailing how little of substance he has actually …

Amazing Disgrace

Back in August 2015, when Donald Trump’s presidential ambitions were widely considered a joke, Russell Moore was worried. A prominent leader of the …

Rights & Freedoms

How to Build an Autocracy

The preconditions are present in the U.S. today. Here’s the playbook Donald Trump could use to set the country down a path toward illiberalism.<p>点击这里阅读中文版本<p>It’s 2021, and President Donald Trump will shortly be sworn in for his second term. The 45th president has visibly aged over the past four years. …

Donald Trump

The Reclusive Hedge-Fund Tycoon Behind the Trump Presidency

How Robert Mercer exploited America’s populist insurgency.<p>Last month, when President Donald Trump toured a Boeing aircraft plant in North Charleston, South Carolina, he saw a familiar face in the crowd that greeted him: Patrick Caddell, a former Democratic political operative and pollster who, for …

Hedge Funds

Bernie Sanders remains one of America’s most popular politicians

A fascinating new survey from Fox News asked Americans their opinions of a number of political leaders and politically relevant organizations. No elected official included in the survey had a larger net favorability — overall favorable views minus unfavorable ones — than Sen. Bernie Sanders …

"Post-truth is pre-fascism": a Holocaust historian on the Trump era

“To abandon facts is to abandon freedom.” —Timothy Snyder<p>A week after Donald Trump’s election, Timothy Snyder, a professor of European history at Yale, posted a long note on Facebook. “Americans are no wiser than the Europeans who saw democracy yield to fascism, Nazism, or communism,” he began. …

Political Science

The Christian Right and the Rise of American Fascism

This movement will not stop until we are ruled by Biblical Law, and an authoritarian church intrudes in every aspect of our life.

BEST OF THE WEB: The cult of ignorance in the United States: Anti-intellectualism and the "dumbing down" of America

There is a growing and disturbing trend of anti-intellectual elitism in American culture. It's the dismissal of science, the arts, and humanities and …

Thomas Carlyle, the Founding Father of Fascism

He loved gigantically powerful leaders and despised economics as a science<p>Have you heard of the “great man” theory of history?<p>The meaning is obvious …

Dialectic

For varieties of language, see Dialect. For electrical insulators, see Dielectric.<p><b>Dialectic</b> or <b>dialectics</b> (Greek: διαλεκτική, <i>dialektikḗ</i>; related to …

The Alt Right's Intellectual Roots Go Way Back

Reading “How I Left the Left” is a solid reminder that there’s not much intellectual heft remaining on that side of the fence. If an ideology sets …

Leashes Come Off Wall Street, Gun Sellers, Polluters and More

WASHINGTON — Giants in telecommunications, like Verizon and AT&T, will not have to take “reasonable measures” to ensure that their customers’ Social Security numbers, web browsing history and other personal information are not stolen or accidentally released.<p>Wall Street banks like Goldman Sachs and …

Regulation