The continuing controversy over Frances Fox Piven puts me in mind of Discover the Networks a website run by David Horowitz’s Freedom Center. Discover the Networks is an easy-to-use and very worthwhile guide to the American political left. I found the site tremendously helpful while researching Radical-in-Chief. Discover the Networks updates frequently, and I’m pleased to see that it’s already incorporated some of my own research on modern American socialism and community organizing. Take a look at the Discover the Networks’ entry on Frances Fox Piven for a sense of how helpful this site can be. When you’re engaged in active debate with the left, it’s always good to know who the players are. Discover the Networks is an invaluable resource. Get to know it.
As I write on Friday, the restraining order hasn’t come down yet. But it’s just a matter of time. Some federal district judge, somewhere in the United States, will soon issue an injunction blocking enforcement of the Trump administration’s restrictions on asylum applications. The restrictions come in the ... Read More
Back in 2016, when Trump refused to say he’d necessarily accept the result if he lost, we were told that this was a terrible violation of democratic norms. Now, refusing to accept that you lost an election is the highest form of patriotism. Not only are the media and the Left not pressuring Stacey Abrams to ... Read More
Wednesday was a scary evening for the Fox News host and his family. Read More
The Florida Senate race is extremely close. As the formal recount begins, the final preliminary vote tally due at noon Saturday had Republican candidate Governor Rick Scott ahead of Democratic senator Bill Nelson by 12,562 out of over 8 million votes cast. In recent days, much attention has focused on Democrat ... Read More
Storyline A: "We didn’t lose!" Storyline B: "If we did lose, it’s because you’re a racist!" The Democratic party’s transformation into an undergraduate intersectionality seminar at Oberlin is proceeding at a remarkable pace. The party’s current strategy is to scream “Racist!” at people voting for ... Read More