Great America

Our Elites Don’t See What’s Coming

History shows us that when the ruling class and elites refuse to do what they should and instead do what they can, creating a government rigged in their favor, destroying the rule of law, and papering over corruption and injustice, the peasants pick up pitchforks and torches and they come for those who have behaved so abominably. Perhaps our elites should read more of that history.

The Politicization of Everything

Couldn’t we have one major media outlet that will take the Charles Kuralt sleepy Sunday morning arts-and-culture theme and run with it for those who are tired of the drumbeat of nonstop politics?

Blood Feud

Natural menstrual periods are the “bottom line” evidence of unique feminine power. No amount of male dominance can appropriate that unique trait, nor should such dominance be culturally or legally allowed to pretend otherwise.

Teddy Roosevelt’s Rules

We are no longer working under the pressure, as in Roosevelt’s time, of persuading vigilantes to stay their hands and let the law run its course. All the more reason why we “as a people” should take effectual steps to make the law itself come “to the Assistance of the Innocent and Helpless.”

The Death of the
Washington Post

If democracy dies in darkness, common sense ends in the newsroom of the Washington Post. All sense of decency fades to black amidst the bleeding […]

Our Bankrupt Nomenklatura

Take all the signature brand names that the Baby Boomers inherited from prior generations—Harvard, Yale, the New York Times, NPR, CNN, the Oscars, the NFL, the NBA, the FBI, the CIA, the Rockefeller and Ford foundations, and a host of others. And then ask whether they enhanced or diminished such inheritances?