Would Edmund Burke Leap to the Conclusion of “Southern Populist Terrorism”?

What was originally packaged as a horrendous right wing hate crime, was discovered on Tuesday, November 24, to be a politically-charged suicide. A little background: on September 12, the body of census worker Bill Sparkman was found in a graveyard in southern Kentucky, bound in rope, naked and accompanied by a sign with the simple [...]

If You Give a Socialist Mouse a Cookie…

“Democracy is the road to socialism.” – Karl Marx
The concept of socialism and its path to communism reminds me of the story If You Give a Mouse a Cookie. In that delightful children’s story, the moral is that even if you give an inch, expect to give a mile. If you start accepting socialism, communism [...]