Liberty, Security, and Iron Cages

Putting bars around the school seems so logical, yet inches us toward dystopia…


Companies That Mistreat Their Customers Are Mistreating Their Employees

Sympathy for the people who have to defend Spirit Airlines’ terrible policies…


Why The Kavanaugh Allegation Is So Important

It’s not just about what he did in high school, but whether he’s lying to the country…


How The Left Killed Universities (And Everything Else)

Heather Mac Donald’s new book on diversity is untrustworthy, unfair, and deeply unpleasant…


If You Really Want To Know Why Diversity Is Good…

Tucker Carlson asks “Why is diversity a strength?” Let’s assume he is genuinely clueless…


The Best Life Ever Lived?

Stan Brock was an adventurer and healthcare provider whose life combined excitement and compassion…


Shutting Down The Memory Factory

When the video store is a cultural center, losing it is painful…


A Very Selective Kind of Efficiency

Technologies that seem more “efficient” may actually not be…


The “Human Rights Campaign” Has Totally Betrayed Its Constituents

The “LGBTQ rights” organization is repeatedly doing harm to LGBTQ people…


Why Right-Wing “Populism” Is A Fraud

Steve Bannon’s flailing attempts to distinguish his desired ruling billionaires from “elite” ruling billionaires…


What Goes Up In Flames

Austerity kills, and fires show a society’s priorities…


How to Build An Effective Left Alternative

Developing a useful “resistance”…


Why Left Media Needs You

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Today In “Are You Freaking Kidding Me?”

Let’s all bash socialists without listening to a word they’ve said…


The City Of Dreams

In defense of the utopian impulse…


Keeping Our Priorities Straight

Pay the most attention to the things Trump does that actually kill people…


Surprise, Turns Out The Left Is Still Alive

Andrew Gillum’s victory in Florida shows that the progressive left is thriving…


How To Reply To A Patronizing Wall Street Journal Reader

Sometimes if you give a government power, that power is abused. Gosh, we hadn’t thought of that!


Our Great Historic Socialists

Today’s leftists have many admirable predecessors to learn from…


Some Illuminating Reactions To Elizabeth Warren’s Worker Rights Plan

It’s socialism! It’s the death of the economy! It’s… a plan to give employees a few seats on corporate boards.