DAVOS MAN: "A soulless man, technocratic, nationless and cultureless, severed from reality.
Michael Crichton's techno-thriller Jurassic Park teaches us that no matter how advanced technology becomes, we will never be able to completely control nature.
Even the best things come to an end. After enjoying a quarter of a century of writing this column for Creators Syndicate, I have decided to stop. Age 86 is well past the usual retirement age, so the question is not why I am quitting, but why I kept a
Dear Donors, thank you for your support in 2016.
Now that the conventions are over and we've all been reminded of what a dangerous thing a mob is, it's time to revisit Bill Kauffman's excellent piece from The American Conservative (2012), "Who Needs A President?" This is collected in Bill
A very important word was not mentioned once throughout the long and nauseating presidential race--not once in the torrent of inane campaign commercials, not once in the hundreds of silly interviews conducted by the sophomoric media, not once in the
If voting changed anything, they'd make it illegal. – Emma Goldman
Combine identity politics with political correctness, and the New Nobility/Oligarchy can laugh their way to the bank while their pawn-serfs fight over how many politically correct angels can dance on the head of a pin.
It's easy to define and/or understand most statist policies.
Sometimes in a relationship you just need to go your separate ways. Sometimes it gets to the point where you lose the joy that brought you together and maintaining the relationship becomes a hellish ordeal.
The Globalization of Rage Why Today's Extremism Looks Familiar … Militant secessions from a civilization premised on gradual progress under liberal democratic trustees--the kind of civilization that D'Annunzio and his peers denounced as feebl
A corporatized, militarized, entrenched bureaucracy that is fully operational and staffed by unelected officials who are, in essence, running the country, this shadow government represents the hidden face of a government that has no respect for the f
The truth is that any form of authoritarian control--any type of "government," whether constitutional, democratic, socialist, fascist, or anything else--will result in a set of masters forcibly oppressing a group of slaves. That is what "auth
Perhaps the leading argument for democracy is that it substitutes "ballots for bullets": that it replaces the inconvenient and disruptive processes of violent change by peaceful changes expressing the majority will.
The former U.S. president asserts that money controls politics in the U.S. and that both parties greatly benefit from the system.
Acquaintances of my generation are puzzled by the disappearance of the American left.