Justice Scalia’s dissents in the two same-sex “marriage” cases are worth reading. The first opinion addresses the idea of judicial supremacy within the federal government—what Jefferson called “the despotism of an oligarchy”: “This ca...
We need more Richard Pettigrews in an age of Wall Street harlotry and Pax Americana war making.
An ill-fitting presidential nominee led to an election loss. A better nominee might win next time--but is winning enough?
When the New York Times reported that Governor Romney was facing pressure from the “Right” to name Congressman Paul Ryan (R-WI) as his running mate, the flagship newspaper of the U.S. establishment meant the ersatz Right of neoconservatives...
Ron Paul should go to Wisconsin and make a splash.
Newt Gingrich is a master of righteous indignation although he’s far better at being indignant than being righteous. What's going on with conservative Christians?
Ron Paul didn't win Iowa but he did well. What should he do now?
Interest in agrarian politics can start in childhood. As feminists used to say, "The personal is political."
May 27 is the 100th anniversary of the birthday of Hubert Horatio Humphrey. Jesse Walker has brought an interesting tribute by Rick Perlstein to my attention. It’s a perceptive analysis, as far as it goes. It’s not complete, though...
Here is your opportunity to name the worst-ever occupant of the White House.