The Language of Despotism

Bruce Thornton is a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, a Research Fellow at Stanford's Hoover Institution, and a Professor of Classics and Humanities at the California State University. He is the author of nine books and numerous essays on classical culture and its influence on Western Civilization. His most recent book, Democracy's Dangers and Discontents (Hoover Institution Press), is now available for purchase.


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Understanding the Left’s weapon of choice.

Report Card For Obama — on The Glazov Gang


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The grades are in for ObamaCare and the administration’s handling of the economy and foreign policy.

Our Ideologically Biased Language


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How the words we use give the Left the upper hand in any debate.

The Knockout Game and Leftist Language Control


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The Left’s desperate twisting of words takes another surreal turn.

Changing the Narrative


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An all-star panel explains how to take the fight to the Left at Restoration Weekend.

CAIR’s Thought Police: At It Again

Deborah Weiss, Esq. is a regular contributor to FrontPage Magazine and the Washington Times. She is a contributing author to “Saudi Arabia and the Global Islamic Terrorist Network” and the primary writer and researcher for “Council on American Islamic Relations: Its Use of Lawfare and Intimidation.” You can find more of her articles on www.vigilancenow.org


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Ibrahim Hooper embarks on a jihad to delete the word “Islamist” from our vocabulary.

Bill Maher Stands Up for America


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Liberal host and comedian utters the unthinkable for his progressive pals.

Black Opportunity Destruction


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How political correctness is holding black students back.

Kurt Loder: Avatar’s hackneyed politics – MTV Movie News

Jacob Laksin is a senior writer for Front Page Magazine. He is co-author, with David Horowitz, of The New Leviathan (Crown Forum, 2012), and One-Party Classroom (Crown Forum, 2009). Email him at jlaksin@gmail.com and follow him on Twitter at @jlaksin.


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