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American Boots on the Ground: A Moral Basis

October 17, 2014 | by | Topic: Faith & Society, Military & Foreign Policy

Americans can see or hear about dozens of terrorist acts every day. They can tune in to their favorite TV shows or go to the local cinema and be bombarded with violence and mayhem endlessly. Perhaps these events should be … More>

A Free-Market Economist’s Take on Ken Burns’ “The Roosevelts”

October 15, 2014 | by | Topic: American History & Presidents, Biography

By now, you’ve probably seen or heard about Ken Burns’ 14-hour documentary on the three most famous Roosevelts: Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor. I have to confess that I almost didn’t watch it.

There were two reasons for my reluctance. First, I am … More>

The Collective Suicide of Conservative Talk-Radio

October 14, 2014 | by | Topic: Media & Culture

Conservative talk-radio is hurting. Liberals are gleefully circling the wagons, celebrating their adversary’s imminent demise, even as conservative talk-radio remains far more popular than liberal talk-radio.

Liberals think they know the reason for the decline: they believe that conservatism is … More>

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