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Analysis and Commentary

Charlottesville, Race, And Republican Virtue-Signaling

by Bruce Thorntonvia Front Page Magazine Online
Friday, August 18, 2017

Why Trump’s condemnation of “all sides” was scorned.

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The Libertarian: Showdown In Charlottesville

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Parsing the legal, political, and cultural issues raised by the recent violence in Virginia.

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Area 45: President Trump Rolls Past 200 Days

interview with David Brady, Douglas Riversvia Area 45
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Where do Republicans and independents stand on Trump’s presidency and his handling of North Korea and Charlottesville?


On Radical Islam, Trump Has Lost His Focus

by Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, August 10, 2017

There’s no ‘extreme vetting,’ no outreach to moderates, and too much coziness with Riyadh.

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The Libertarian: The Google Controversy

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Was the tech giant justified in firing an employee critical of its diversity policies?

In the News

What Should A Truly Diverse Society Look Like?

mentioning Richard A. Epsteinvia NewsMax
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Accusations that affirmative action amounts to reverse discrimination have driven many organizations to repackage their policies under the rubric of “diversity.”

In the News

It Is Time To Review Race-Based Affirmative Action Programs

quoting Thomas Sowellvia Communities Digital News
Monday, August 7, 2017

Race based affirmative action has failed to create a color blind society; Actually, it has done the opposite creating more divisiveness and anger.

Analysis and Commentary

Life Among India’s Lowly

by Tunku Varadarajanvia Wall Street Journal
Sunday, August 6, 2017

The lowest members of the caste system are born into forms of misery and humiliation from which it is nearly impossible to escape. Tunku Varadarajan reviews ‘Ants Among Elephants’ by Sujatha Gidla.

In the News

Get Government Out Of The College Discrimination Business

quoting Shelby Steele, Thomas Sowellvia The Federalist
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

t’s perfectly reasonable for the Trump Administration to undo institutional discrimination against white and Asian kids.

In the News

Why Does Randi Weingarten Think More Freedom Is Racism?

quoting Eric Hanushekvia Creators Syndicate
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Randi Weingarten, president of the nation's second-largest teachers union, the American Federation of Teachers, used a speech last week to brand the education choice movement as racist.


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