Activism: The Ideal of a ‘Liberal Arts Education’

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An ideal that’s bad for the academy and bad for the world.

Activism: The New Goal of ‘Liberal’ Education

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The death of the disinterested pursuit of truth in the halls of higher learning.

Desmond Tutu: Godfather of Hell

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Iconic activist would rather travel the world seeking international praise than fight the horrors of South Africa.

The New Leviathan’s Suffocating Grasp

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David Horowitz and Jacob Laksin’s new book reveals the startling wealth disparity between conservative and liberal non-profits.

Inside the Green Revolution – by Jacob Laksin

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Political dissident Amir Fakhravar discusses his brother’s arrest by the Iranian regime and the democratic uprising that threatens its rule.

Jonathan Schanzer and Madeleine Morganstern: Rashid Khalidi Headlines Taxpayer-funded Palestinian Fest – Jewish Policy Center

The Palestinian American Research Center (PARC), a U.S. taxpayer-funded organization noted for the virulent anti-Israeli attitudes of its academic members, held a conference in October at George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs. Most of the conference was apolitical, but two lectures in particular raise (again) the question of whether PARC should be the […]

Caroline Glick: Narcissists and madmen, Jerusalem Post

Perhaps when the history of our times is written, ours will be called The Era of Narcissistic Catechisms. To understand why this is the case it is enough to consider the fortunes of two green movements.On the main stage of global affairs this week we have the much touted UN climate change conference in Copenhagen. […]

Jesse Jackson

Jesse Jackson

For the entire Jesse Jackson profile, click here. Some noteworthy facts about Jesse Jackson: In September the legendary activist Jesse Jackson criticized Congress for de-funding the notoriously corrupt ACORN, in the wake of revelations about that organization’s involvement in corruption of the highest magnitude. More recently he said,“You can’t vote against [government-run] healthcare and call yourself a […]

Andrew Stern

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For the entire Andrew Stern profile, click here. Selected highlights from the Andrew Stern profile: Former New Leftist Andrew Stern is the current President of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), the second largest labor union in North America. The economic model championed by Stern and SEIU includes universal health care, increased taxation, an expansion of social […]