Phi Beta Cons

Re: Reversing Reverse Discrimination

My mother wanted me to point out that, quoted in the front-page New York Times article noted much, much earlier this morning by K-Lo, is her son. The Center for Equal Opportunity is credited by the Times with helping to create an overwhelming consensus among schools that racially exclusive programs simply cannot be defended after the Supreme Court

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Politics & Policy

‘We Can’t Afford It’

Leon Trotsky — n.b., Millennials: He was Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez before she was — understood the power of single-payer systems: “The old principle: who does not work shall not eat, has been replaced with a new one: who does not obey shall not eat.” The socialist powers of Trotsky’s time made good on ... Read More
U.S.

When the Press Sees Red

You’ve probably seen the viral footage of a Native American beating his drum, surrounded by a crowd of students from Covington Catholic high school. One of them, wearing a MAGA hat, is right in front of him, with a smirk on his face. It was an odd moment combining the end of the March for Life, which the ... Read More