Cuba & North Korea: Terrorist Brothers in Arms


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How Castro repays the Obama administration’s “outreach.”

Thomas Sowell Deconstructs Diversity Dogma


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How intellectuals fuel racial feuds.

Judicial Power Grabs


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When Supreme Court justices aren’t satisfied with their role.

Enough With This “Epistemic Closure” Crap


Should reporters who believe that most of America is stupid and insane be in the journalism business? Let’s consider the question.
Take left-wing journalist Marc Ambinder of the Atlantic. He’s not bad at his job. His insights are often worthwhile and occasionally wise. Yet Ambinder sometimes writes things so foolish that one might expect to read them at [...]

Legacy of a Judicial Activist


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John Paul Stevens prepares to retire after 35 years on the Supreme Court.

Good Shooting!


In his latest superb book, Intellectuals and Society, Thomas Sowell describes the “intelligentsia” as people who are certain how many shots a police officer should fire in a stressful situation, even though they have never even fired a shot on a pistol range.
Today, the Detroit Free Press reports on a protest by the usual suspects [...]

Politically Incorrect Fiction


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New novels challenge the liberal mainstream narrative.

You Know What Your Car Costs, But Not Your Heart Exam


The health care “debate” is made most irritating by the obvious things ignored. As we have grown accustomed to hearing ad nauseam, health care represents 17% of our economy. I have no idea if that number is accurate. Perhaps one day I will look into it. Whatever the number, we know it is big. Yet [...]

Nuts — Coconuts! — to Donny Deutsch’s Pseudo-Apology


Donny Deutsch’s pro-forma pseudo-apology to Marco Rubio skirts key political, cultural and intellectual issues.

Indicting the Anointed


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Thomas Sowell shows that people known as “intellects” might just not be that very smart.