I missed the Chris Hayes special with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on MSNBC last Friday, but I saw a clip of Hayes introducing AOC that sparked my interest. “… [I]nto the vacuum has come a bold new policy proposal that might be the most controversial thing in American politics at the moment. You’ve probably heard about it.
Information, as George Orwell taught us, is power. It is also the most easily manipulated currency in the marketplace of ideas. This week in my column at Real Clear Politics, I explored how the information consumer is ripe for exploitation, using the examples of Russiagate and the Jussie Smollett hoax to make my case, with
There are many things to write about every day, but there is one that deserves to be written about every day that we rarely talk about — abortion. Unfortunately, in our society abortion is considered as normal and acceptable as ripping the heart out of a living human being was to the ancient Aztecs. It
I must admit I’ve always admired Douglas Wilder, both for his soft-spoken and dignified manner and for his place in U.S. history for being the first black man elected governor. But that was 1989. This is 2019, and now Wilder at the age of 88 stands accused of sexual harassment for behavior with a student
I don’t know how to fully account for the massive stupidity of the mainstream media, but I think it may just be getting worse! Breathless reporting from the New York Times delivers the latest anti-Trump BOMBSHELL! Here’s the shocking headline: “Mueller Report Exceeds 300 Pages, Raising Questions About Four-Page Summary” What! That’s extraordinary — and
Here’s another story that flew under the radar on the weekend when the Mueller Report was filed. An op-ed in the New York Times fashioned itself as “A Grand Compromise on Immigration.” It was written by two House members from New York — Peter King, a Republican, and Tom Suozzi, a Democrat. Call them the
The news in the last 72 hours has been so head-spinningly grotesque that one has to wonder whether we have reached the breaking point as a nation. Certainly the truth is close to the breaking point. Just as the mainstream media suffers its 19th nervous breakdown over the Russian Collusion Delusion and declares that Mueller
This is a classic sleight-of-hand move by the Matrix magicians who govern by distraction and deceit. Two days after President Trump is cleared of wrong-doing, suddenly the open-and-shut case against race hoaxer Jussie Smollett is dropped by Chicago prosecutors. Imagine how quickly the Fake News Media has turned from the important story about the conspiracy