Primary Lessons


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The Left sputters, while the Tea Parties surge.

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Prometheus: A Marxist’s Favorite Super Hero


You’ve seen this famous statue found in front of the Rockefeller Center, haven’t you? Is this Greek mythological character really a super hero to today’s progressives? In looking around the Internet, my answer would be an emphatic yes.  He was a favorite of Karl Marx, which may explain his enduring popularity among the left. From [...]

A Zionist Renaissance


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Former soldiers revive the old idealism of Israel’s Labor movement in the West Bank.

May Day in Iran


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Protestors and labor groups challenge the regime.

“Bigotgate” and the British Election


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Gordon Brown is undone by a moment of elitist disdain for the concerns of ordinary UK voters.

AFL-CIO


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  The American Federation of Labor – Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) is the largest labor federation in America, consisting of 57 autonomous and international unions. For decades, under the leadership of George Meany and Lane Kirkland, this entity was a bastion of anti-communism. In fact, Meany invited Alexandre Solzhenitsyn to speak at AFL-CIO meetings and brought awareness of […]

Recapturing the University: The Hybrid Alternative


In the contemporary battle within the social sciences between free market think tanks and liberal- dominated universities, the former labor under a huge disadvantage: they lack students.

Twitter Today – Mickey Kaus’ Candidacy and Ezra Klein’s Narcissism


In the fuzzy fantasy world of the progressives – every issue, statement, article is a very personal  affront.  How nice to live in a land where everything is about “me”!
The  NYT interviewed long time Slate blogger Mickey Kaus this morning about his quasi-candidacy in California’s  Democratic Senate primary.  I will leave the legitimacy of Kaus’ [...]

Those Who Cannot Refute My Testimony on Obama’s College Marxism Embrace Their Only Option: Ad Hominem Attacks


My 15 minutes of fame regarding my insight into the Marxist ideology of young Barack Obama has also allowed me to restore some old friendships and ties originally developed while I was on the faculty in the political science department at Williams College in MA.  My story got picked up on the famous EphBlog – [...]

Michelle’s Anti-Obesity Campaign


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Who really benefits from the ostensible push for improved nutrition in the schools?