• Media Distortions Fuel Spike in Murders

    Media Distortions Fuel Spike in Murders

    The month of May saw tragic spikes in murder rates in Baltimore, New York, Chicago and other big cities—an alarming reversal of nearly 30 years of progress in reducing violent crime. Irresponsible media coverage of police-tensions with the black community combined with demagogic posing by leftist politicians and agitators to…

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  • G.O.P. Debates Shouldn’t Be Limited to 10

    Fox News made the unfortunate decision to limit the first Republican debate, scheduled for two months from now, to 10 participants, based on their standing in national polls. This will exclude some worthy contenders on a flimsy basis—including a candidate with 4% support, while a rival with 3% is excluded.…

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  • Larry Flynt – Rebecca Costa

    Larry Flynt – Rebecca Costa

    Larry Claxton Flynt, Jr. is an American publisher, world-renowned defender of First Amendment rights, and Chairman of the Hustler brand of properties. Flynt is the president of Larry Flynt Publications, which consists of over 30 magazines, including Chic, and Barely Legal. Most recently, he released Rage Magazine, which is geared…

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  • Differences Between Left and Right: Part I

    Most Americans hold either liberal or conservative positions on most matters. In many instances, however, they would be hard pressed to explain their position or the position they oppose. But if you can't explain both sides, how do you know you're right? At the very least, you need to understand…

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  • Blunting the Democrats’ “Youth Advantage”

    The recent Democratic winning streak in presidential elections connects directly to the “youth advantage” enjoyed by Democratic candidates: the Democratic nominee has been younger than the GOP nominee in five of the last six of presidential contests, and the younger candidate each time won the popular vote. The only GOP…

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  • No, College Isn’t Right for Everyone

    On my radio show, I've repeatedly made the controversial point that it's a terrible mistake to push all students who graduate from high school to go on to college. A 2014 report showed that at public universities, an appalling 81% of full time students fail to graduate on time—and among…

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  • Students Say Bush is Even Worse than Stalin

    A recent study asked 7,000 university students in 37 countries to evaluate 40 names to choose the greatest heroes and villains in world history. On the positive side, respondents chose Albert Einstein as the leading hero of all-time; Jesus Christ ranked sixth. On the negative side, Adolph Hitler earned the…

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  • Latin Tuesday

    Today's Latin Tuesday post in honor of Memorial Day, courtesy of David Wilezol: Seneca, De Providentia, Section 4: Gaudent magni viri rebus adversis non aliter, quam fortes milites bellis. “Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.” Brought to you by

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