Category: Capitalism

Rare Good News Out of Academia (Corrected)

Some time ago, a Political Science professor, Bruce Gilley, wrote an article, The Case For Colonialism.  It was published by Third World Quarterly after a “double-blind peer review.”   The article is a well-researched critique of modern historical revisionism and hard left academic bias as concerns colonialism.  One bon-mot: It is hard to overstate

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Red of Heart, Empty of Head At The Lancet

In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, in response to the abuses and consequences of the industrial revolution, many people embraced Karl Marx’s communist ideology.  That was suicidally naive.  What followed was a century of bloody, catastrophic failure.  Today, for anyone to embrace communism, they must be unforgivably ignorant or evil – or both.

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NFL players take a knee

The NFL Knee Battle : A Yuge Wager In The Culture War (Edited & Updated With An Op-ed By A Black U.S. Army Officer)

With 1/5 of the NFL having doubled down on Marxist racism, we are witnessing its bet that, in the culture war, patriotic Americans will take a knee. By interjecting radical black Marxist/progressive politics into the NFL, the progressive left has just accepted — and indeed, doubled down — in a

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Bookworm Beat 6/19/2017: Special Counsels, Fracking and More

A roll up for today to fill the void of Ms. BWR’s absence.  The picture comes from People’s Cube and their latest magazine offering Comey, Trump, the Justice Dept. and Special Counsel Victor Davis Hanson, writing at American Greatness, gives an excellent summation of the progressive jihad aimed at toppling President

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A Descent Into Progressive, Racial, Post-Modern Madness

Below, Joe Rogan does a superb interview of Bret Weinstein, the Evergreen College professor at the center of more than one racially charged event playing out on his campus, where victim studies students and faculty are pushing radical agendas founded upon a rejection of the Enlightenment values and the concept of

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Progressives pressure other companies to follow Kellogg’s lead

The relentless pressure Progressives are using to get other companies to follow Kellogg’s lead and remove their advertising from Breitbart and other conservative websites is a reminder that, for the Left, the personal is always political. Leftists will not allow any activity in their lives to be politically neutral. Everything

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Will American capitalism be a victim of the rise of fascism-lite and the devaluation of language?

It’s no secret that certain words degrade with time as the objects associated with them lose status. Something my sister said to me made me realize that we’re at that point with the phrase “free market capitalism,” and there may be dire consequences because of that linguistic devaluation. One of

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