“To All Innocent Fifth Columnists”

During 1940 or 1941, Ayn Rand wrote a hard-hitting open letter that was to be read by a conservative organization entitled To All Innocent Fifth Columinsts. In it she issued a warning to people about the scourge of collectivism that was consuming the United States in form of Fascism and Communism that would come later.…

YouTube Censors John Stossel’s Video On Socialism

In a column published at Townhall on Thursday, journalist and former Fox Business host John Stossel announced that YouTube attempted to prevent a video he produced on socialism from being viewed by young people. Ironically enough, Stossel revealed this detail as part of his review of the documentary movie The Creepy Line. The film is…

When Political Debate Turns Into Sectarianism

Tucker Carlson demonstrated on his Fox News show tonight that it’s easy to foresee what happens when the people in power claim moral authority they don’t have in order to compel you to obey: Resentment builds, factions form and craziness starts to seem normal. Environmentalists use similar tactics in order to get their way on…