David Horowitz’s Archives: The New Racial Profilers


Originally published at Salon.com on Aug 19, 2002. University of California regent Ward Connerly’s new “Racial Privacy Initiative,” which last month qualified for the March 2004 ballot, would bar the California government from asking citizens what their race is. These days, even the government admits it’s hard to tell anyone’s race. One of the nation’s [...]

David Horowitz’s Archives: White, Blind, and Proud


The more places you can find racism, the more progressive you are. Originally published in FrontPage Magazine on July 23, 2001. SOMETIMES THE EASIEST TRUTHS to understand are the hardest to actually learn. “Thinking doesn’t make it so,” is one; “Just because it feels good, doesn’t mean it’s good,” is another. The failure to learn [...]

David Horowitz’s Archives: How to Get an “A” at One Elite School


This article first appeared in FrontPage Magazine on May 11, 2005. Last week I spoke at an elite private college in New England, which requires 1250 SAT scores for entry and $40,000 a year in tuition fees to attend. Before I spoke I met with the conservative students who had invited me and was told [...]

Hot Post: Read This And Weep For Your Country


Editor’s Note: This popular post was first published on November 9 here. I’m posting this column from an American warrior who had the courage to tell his countrymen the truth. I’m sending him a copy of the book I wrote with Ben Johnson, Party of Defeat: How Democrats and Radicals Undermined America’s War on Terror [...]

David Horowitz’s Archives: The Tip of a Dangerous Iceberg


This article originally appeared in FrontPage Magazine on April 08, 2003. When I was a college radical and anti-war activist forty years ago, I was quite the intellectual and (in my estimation) cautious and sober. Though I became an editor and then co-editor of the leading radical magazine of the Sixties, Ramparts, I never threw [...]

Glenn Beck: David Horowitz’s “The Shadow Party” is A MUST READ


Glenn Beck featuring The Shadow Party this week during his important expose of the radical George Soros has prompted a renewed interest in the book, sending it to the top of Amazon bestseller lists. Click above to order directly from the Freedom Cente…

David Horowitz’s Archives: The Multiple Lies of John Podesta and Friends


This article originally appeared in FrontPage Magazine on May 12, 2005. I was surfing the blogosphere the other day and came across an eye-catching sentence on a blog called “Folkbum’s Rambles and Rants,” which describes itself as being “A Small Squeaky Cog in the Vast Leftwing Conspiracy.” Actually it was two sentences that caught my eye [...]

David Horowitz’s Archives: Cornel West’s Favorite Communist


This article originally appeared in FrontPage Magazine on June 12, 2006. Some people think I am unfair to Cornel West when I refer to him as an over-praised, over-paid academic airhead. I always try to see the other side in disagreements like this, but I have a real problem with this one. Here it is. [...]

Secular Creationism


This article originally appeared in FrontPage Magazine on March 19, 2007. A year ago the biggest issue in education after budgets was whether “Intelligent Design” should be taught in the nation’s schools. Opponents called it a form of “creationism” and the press dubbed the ensuing legal battle as the biggest clash between faith and science [...]

David Horowitz’s Archives: I, Rigoberta Menchú, liar


This article originally appeared at Salon on January 11, 1999. The story of Rigoberta Menchú, a Quiché Mayan from Guatemala whose autobiography catapulted her to international fame, won her the Nobel Peace Prize and made her an international emblem of the dispossessed indigenous peoples of the Western Hemisphere and their attempt to rebel against the [...]