The Enlightenment Era did begin in 1689 and America is the quintessential Enlightenment nation, but 1776 is still the right choice for America’s founding year.
An aroused American public refusing to accept this attempt to steal the election will make it possible for those in Congress to do what they generally try to avoid doing—their constitutional duty.
Republicans need to get real and put up the kind of all-out political fight that can save them from political extinction—and save the Constitution while they are at it.
For the new Democrats, the more Joe Biden is failing, the better.
Could it have crossed your mind that a former CIA director would promote an American presidential candidate with a popular song about a world without America?
The further we as a people drift from the Founders’ idea of equality, the nearer we come to being a once-free people who have lost our liberty.
The arrival of the Chinese flu has given those who think of themselves as our rulers a new opportunity to exert control over those of us who are simply going about our daily lives. But in Texas, people are on to it.
Rian Johnson’s 2019 all-star “mystery” is propaganda, not a warning.
Let’s read The Federalist Papers from now until Election Day.
China’s goal, Brian Kennedy writes, is “demoralizing the United States to the point where America believes that further resistance is futile.” They can’t succeed without the help of America’s elite.
The Founders pledged their lives, their fortunes, and their sacred honor to create America; it is their gift to us. If we care to preserve what they have given us, we must recognize that the hour is late and the peril is real.
We needed the common sense approach of a robust public debate about how to address the Wuhan virus.
A useful shorthand term for “expert-induced panic,” much in the way “McCarthyism” is shorthand for “anti-Communist hysteria.”
The Founders’ focus was liberty. Progressivism, by contrast, is all about restoring the old order of rulers and ruled.
Self-evident truths are the foundation of common sense realism; for Thomas Reid, common sense is the human faculty which enables us to grasp self-evident truths.
Trump is once again likely to be running against a Democrat who is the very embodiment of political corruption, even the most outstanding current example we have of American political corruption, aside from the Clintons of course.
Only time will tell if the Democrat insiders will be able to stop Sanders this time around. Perhaps they will, perhaps they won’t. But in either case, it is now clear that Obama succeeded in fundamentally transforming America’s two-party system. We now have an openly anti-American party and an openly pro-American party.
If you doubt that Lennonism has a powerful hold on the thinking of many Americans, consider how “Imagine” has become the more-or-less official anthem of New Year’s Eve in the United States.
Eastwood’s project of demonstrating the greatness in the American character is again exemplified in “Richard Jewell.”
The Justice Department inspector general’s con job before the Senate Judiciary Committee is a significant milestone in the war on common sense.