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Try This One Weird Trick To Get Politics Out Of Education

Try This One Weird Trick To Get Politics Out Of Education

    by Thomas L. Knapp Over the last two years — since the New York Times introduced its 1619 Project  to “reframe the country’s history” around the consequences of slavery — something called “Critical Race Theory” has become the new football in the never-ending political struggle to control the content of K-12 education in America. […]

“No First Use”: An Empty Gesture That Would Cost Nothing

“No First Use”: An Empty Gesture That Would Cost Nothing

by Thomas L. Knapp   “Debate on ‘no first use’ of nukes mushrooms in Washington,” Joe Gould reports at Defense News. “Five years after President Barack Obama turned back from declaring a ‘no first use’ as US policy for nuclear weapons,” Gould writes, “opponents say the Biden administration is considering it too, and warn that it […]

Reducing Racism And Global Climate Change In One Step

Reducing Racism And Global Climate Change In One Step

by Robert E. Wright Too often, lovers of liberty, this one included, respond to claims like “X is bad and it’s occurring more frequently so we need more government” with “X isn’t occurring or it is actually good from another perspective.” We need to remember to follow through by explaining that even if bad X […]

California Has 6th Most Homes For Sale Among Youngest States

California Has 6th Most Homes For Sale Among Youngest States

Mike LaFirenza Strong demand in the real estate market has been one of the major economic stories of the last year. The COVID-19 pandemic put a premium on living space, while strong savings rates and investment returns, aggressive government stimulus, and persistently low interest rates have put the conditions in place for more homebuyers to […]

Brother, Can You Spare $29 Trillion?

Brother, Can You Spare $29 Trillion?

  by Thomas L. Knapp Well,  it’s time for one of those periodic “debt ceiling” fights in Congress. Every so often, American politicians argue over whether to allow themselves to borrow more money, with their promise to beat it out of your hide, plus interest, later, as their collateral. These fights get dramatic, in the […]

Six Evergrande Execs Face ‘Severe Punishment’ Over Early Redemptions For Themselves

Six Evergrande Execs Face ‘Severe Punishment’ Over Early Redemptions For Themselves

BY Tyler Durden | ZeroHedge Six senior Evergrande executives are facing “severe punishment” for securing early redemptions for themselves on investment products which the imploding Chinese real estate giant told retail investors they couldn’t repay on time. According to the Financial Times, over 40 group executives had personally invested in its investment products – with six of them securing early […]

Re: VC Star Editorial; Oxnard Moves From Mistake; Sept 19, 2021

Re: VC Star Editorial; Oxnard Moves From Mistake; Sept 19, 2021

by Ray Blattel I read this editorial with great interest.  But why not tell the whole story and not just from the city’s viewpoint?  The truth of the matter is, if the city would have just immediately ceased the collection of the Infrastructure User Fee (IUF) as proposed by the so-called “anti-government critic” at a […]

Australian Police HUNT DOWN “Covid Fugitives” As If They’re Violent Criminals

Australian Police HUNT DOWN “Covid Fugitives” As If They’re Violent Criminals

by: Ethan Huff (Natural News) It is now a criminal offense in Australia for teenagers to have a beer or two with friends because doing so might contribute to the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19). A young man by the name of Anthony Karam learned this the hard way after he was arrested by Aussie police for […]

It Looks Like Americans Are Starting To Ignore Mask Mandates. Good.

It Looks Like Americans Are Starting To Ignore Mask Mandates. Good.

by Thomas L. Knapp We’re still hearing a lot about “mask mandates” in COVID-19 era America, but my experiences (and those of acquaintances) over the last few days suggest that the supposed mandates have functionally become mere advisories. In my opinion, that’s a good thing. Generally speaking, we’re all better off when personal health decisions […]

Holocaust Survivor Warns COVID-19 Measures Similar To Nazi Germany’s Subjugation Policies

Holocaust Survivor Warns COVID-19 Measures Similar To Nazi Germany’s Subjugation Policies

by: Arsenio Toledo (Natural News) A Holocaust survivor is sounding the alarm over the encroachment of so-called public health measures to counteract the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. She believes the policies are similar to the tactics Nazi Germany used to control entire countries. Vera Sharav is a Romanian-born Holocaust survivor and medical activist. She has dedicated her life […]

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