Thomas Sowell Interview: “The Vision of the Anointed”

Think Tank host Ben Wattenberg converses one-on-one with author Thomas Sowell about his (then) new book, The Vision of the Anointed, which argues that the assumptions and beliefs of America’s liberal elite have created thirty years of disaster. This book can be seen as a precursor to Intellectuals and Society. In his book, Sowell states:… Read More Thomas Sowell Interview: “The Vision of the Anointed”

Jordan Peterson on “The Arrogance of the Intellect”

In his book Intellectuals and Society, Dr. Thomas Sowell points out that we live in times where intellectuals have quite a bit of influence and he provides an in depth look at the intellectual class. According to Sowell, the high point of intellectual influence was the period between the 1960’s and 1980’s. However, intellectuals somewhat… Read More Jordan Peterson on “The Arrogance of the Intellect”

The Left Is Embracing Fascistic Ideology, Vox Entertains “Socialist Nationalism”

Vox might have made a mistake in suggesting that Socialist Nationalism could work, or perhaps they were seriously suggesting to try Nazism. While Vox‘s mistake is somewhat amusing, the encroaching fascistic tactics and ideology the Left is using is not. Tim Ball makes some astounding observations that, while Leftist groups tend not to be nationalist,… Read More The Left Is Embracing Fascistic Ideology, Vox Entertains “Socialist Nationalism”

Western Civility Not Left-Wing Savagery

The Left’s origins were a reaction to the Enlightenment, in which the fountainhead of their movement is Jean-Jacques Rousseau. The Left is fundamentally opposed to rationality as evidenced by their hostility to science, technology and, civilization. Instead they teach that primitive cultures (i.e. the barbaric or savage) are the ideal human condition. Regardless if it… Read More Western Civility Not Left-Wing Savagery

“The New Green Serfdom”

An excellent, hard-hitting commentary authored by Matthew Harwood who is managing editor at the ACLU published in reason. In it he discusses the Fascist underpinnings of the Green New Deal. At one point President Franklin Delano Roosevelt admired Benito Mussolini and even adopted his economic program for the President’s New Deal. The result was a… Read More “The New Green Serfdom”