Chicago, New York and other major American cities are considering proposals to prohibit e-cigarettes in public places. The move is another step by authorities to use public health as an excuse to treat us as less than autonomous ...
“The nuclear option undermines our institutions,” The American Interest, by Walter Russell Mead
“Doris Lessing and the left,” Real Clear Politics, by Cathy Young
“Why the future looks sluggish,” Financial Times, by Martin Wolf
“Common Core and the American republic,” The American Conservative, by Patrick Dineen
“A curious form ...
In our cynical, downbeat era, we long for some Kennedy positivity.
Read my spiked article in full here.
“Hillary’s nightmare? A Democratic Party that realizes its soul lies with Elizabeth Warren,” The New Republic, by Noam Scheiber
“The spirit of secession sweeps the Red States,” American Conservative, by Patrick J. Buchanan
“Political divide hurts college free speech,” USA Today, by Patrick Maines
“What happened in Laramie: everything ...
Far from being a socialist, New York City’s new mayor is Bloomberg Take 2.
You can read my spiked article in full here.
“Fixing California: the green gentry’s class warfare,” New Geography, by Joel Kotkin
“The Blue Model needs Wall Street to survive,” The American Interest, by Walter Russell Mead
“The new American capitalism: the rise of the distorporation,” The Economist
“Big Mother is watching you,” The New Republic, by Judith Shulevitz
Whenever a new problem emerges – and there have been a lot of them over the past year – President Obama seems to say that he had no knowledge of it before it was in the media.
As the video here highlights, on issue ...
“A blue state’s road to red,” Washington Post, by Karen Tumulty
“Democrats are stupid, too,” Bloomberg View, by Clive Crook
“Bill de Blasio and the new urban populism,” The New York Times, by Thomas B. Edsall
“The case for hate speech,” The Atlantic, by Jonathan Rauch
“Of course the ...
I had the pleasure of discussing the US government shutdown and aftermath with Amanda Vanstone on ABC Radio National’s “Counterpoint” in Australia.
You can listen to the interview here. I recommend that you check out Counterpoint, which provides a fresh take on the news from a fellow great Pacific country.
Today’s nudging elite poses a threat to our everyday freedoms.
Read my spiked essay in full here.