Mindszenty Speaks to Damon: The Other People Must Act


Images of Nazi or Soviet atrocities always provoke surreal astonishment, “How could people let this happen to themselves? Didn’t they see the signs, hear the insane speeches? Why didn’t they die fighting this?”
Watching Matt Damon’s The People Speak, I ask myself, “Are we there yet?”
Will someone look back at me one day and ask, “How [...]

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West Point “Days of Rage”: Speaking Lies to Power


In 1969 a brilliant law student stood in a park in Chicago and gave a speech about Vietnam.  Her friends burned flags and hurled obscenities at the U.S. Military.  The United States fell prey to this Marxist propaganda, and millions of our fellow human beings were slaughtered or enslaved when we abandoned the Vietnamese people.
Forty [...]