Kamala Harris’ Political Memoir Is an Uneasy Fit for the Digital Era

The senator’s new book shows the difficulty of translating short-form virality into a substantive text. by Hannah Giorgis Atlantic Jan 11, 2019 The Truths We Hold: An American Journey BY KAMALA HARRIS PENGUIN PRESS Depending on whom you ask, Kamala Harris is either a hip Hillary Clinton or a political Beyoncé. Since the election of Donald Trump, … Continue reading Kamala Harris’ Political Memoir Is an Uneasy Fit for the Digital Era

The Hypocrisy of the ‘Liberal’ Foreign Policy Establishment Knows No Bounds

Donald Trump says he will bring the troops home from Syria and Afghanistan. Now, because of their pathological hatred of Trump, mainstream Democrats are hysterical in their opposition. by Maj. Danny Sjursen AntiWar Jan 8, 2019 If anyone else were president, the "liberals" would be celebrating. After all, pulling American soldiers out of a couple of … Continue reading The Hypocrisy of the ‘Liberal’ Foreign Policy Establishment Knows No Bounds

Liberty vs Monopoly

by Eric Posner and Glen Weyl  Radical Markets American Affairs Winter 2018 Over the last half-century, business interests and philosophical libertarians have formed a powerful alliance. Business leaders frequently claim to be libertarians and draw on the rhetoric of the free market to criticize government regulation. In turn, libertarians frequently defend businesses against what both groups see … Continue reading Liberty vs Monopoly

Mass Psychosis and The Church of Humanitarian Interventionism

by David Penner  Saker Jan 3, 2019 Ask any American liberal aged sixty-five and older what they think about Franco, Mussolini, or Hitler and they will vehemently denounce these men as tyrants, murderers, and despots. Ask them what they think about the Vietnam War and they will say it was a tragedy, not only for the … Continue reading Mass Psychosis and The Church of Humanitarian Interventionism

Time to give up on identity politics: It’s dragging the progressive agenda down

Identity politics only served to disempower the left and fuel the rise of white nationalism. Can we move on? by ANIS SHIVANI Salon Race is the foundation of identity. I would say that that’s kind of a more touchy-feely version of this, but it’s maybe the most important one. We understand ourselves as coming from some place. … Continue reading Time to give up on identity politics: It’s dragging the progressive agenda down

The KinderGarden of Eden: How The Modern Liberal Thinks. (Echochamber Friday)

One of our fearless readers suggested we check out this fellow Evan Sayet to show us how Liberals live in the Kindergarten of Eden. As for Trump, well, He Fights. Make sure we don’t become frogs in a well. Welcome to Echochamber Friday. https://youtu.be/eaE98w1KZ-c He Fights by Even Sayet White People's Heritage Foundation My Leftist friends … Continue reading The KinderGarden of Eden: How The Modern Liberal Thinks. (Echochamber Friday)

Wall Street Rule for the #MeToo Era: Be Like Mike, Avoid Women at All Costs

Wall Street Takes #MeToo Pointers From VP Mike Pence By Gillian Tan and Katia Porzecanski Bloomberg Dec 3, 2018 Pause Mute Current Time0:04 / Duration Time0:50 Loaded: 0% Progress: 0% Fullscreen Wall Street's #MeToo rules No more dinners with female colleagues. Don’t sit next to them on flights. Book hotel rooms on different floors. Avoid one-on-one meetings. In fact, … Continue reading Wall Street Rule for the #MeToo Era: Be Like Mike, Avoid Women at All Costs