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The Infantilization of America

America has always been for the young. However, in the past half century, America has beco...

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Individualism vs. Individuality

It is a humbling tribute to my complete unimportance that, having written perhaps 5,000 ar...

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Nationalism and the Conservative Country Club: Part One

“With the ancients...it was all or nothing, with no fear of disaster. The fall of states...

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Are Abortion & Gay Rights American Values?

"My religion defines who I am. And I've been a practicing Catholic my whole life," said Vi...

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The Whole Folk Tale and Nothing But the Folk Tale

New York City public school teachers recently revealed that they have been instructed to r...

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First They Threw Milkshakes

In the grand tradition of primates tossing feces at perceived rivals, leftists in the UK h...

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Illustration by Aubrey Beardsley, 1896.

How to Find Meaning After God

It has become hackneyed to say, like Ivan Karamazov, that without God everything is permit...

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The Liberty to Hate

If you want to understand politics, it is instructive to overcome the common prejudice aga...

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Anders Behring Breivik

Oh, What a Lovely Race War!

I don’t revisit my old work. I’ve been writing this weekly column for four and a half ...

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Maya Angelou Street Art, Montreal

Just Say No to Saying Sorry

Woke is the concept that everything must be inclusive and inoffensive. Oh dear! Being hype...

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Mayor Pete and the Crackup of Christianity

"(T)here is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so," said Hamlet, who thereb...

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A Sorry State

During a visit of the Spanish prime minister to Mexico, the president of that country want...

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Our Privileged Oppressed

America needs a Dennis Moore moment. Indeed, I doubt there’s ever been a nation more in ...

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White Liberals: Our Greatest Political Liability

Man is an animal who gets lost in his own ideas, rosy abstractions obscuring the hard real...