Jun 24, 2022
"A Soviet childhood leaves its traces on the heart," wrote University of West Georgia professor Nadya Williams in April.Williams, who is apparently an immigrant from the Evil Empire, really wasn't kidding.Earlier this month, she wrote a lengthy screed in Inside Higher Ed,...
Jun 17, 2022
"The Taliban has learned corruption very well," Dr. Ahmad Sarmast told me in a meeting in his sparse office in Lisbon, Portugal earlier this week.Dr. Sarmast, who founded the Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) in 2010 and has led it since then, knows well of...
May 24, 2022
Until last week, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk was merely the savior of free speech. Poised to buy full ownership of Twitter, he stood on the verge of liberating the influential social media platform from pervasive, politically-biased censorship.
May 16, 2022
Even if a majority of Americans embraced what the minority progressive left and the Democratic Party demand, abortion at any time, for any reason, it would still make little difference in November.
Apr 28, 2022
Project Veritas, a hardnosed investigative outlet that was itself banned from Twitter in February 2021, revealed a leaked audio recording of an internal "all hands" virtual meeting in which Twitter employees were deeply troubled by the prospect of free speech.
Apr 18, 2022
Oberlin’s administration temporarily suspended its business contracts with Gibson’s and indulged in victim blaming, declaring that “Gibson bakery’s archaic chase-and-detain policy regarding suspected shoplifters was the catalyst for the protests.”
Mar 23, 2022
On its face, the Met, a New York employer, has required employees of only one nationality , Russians , to make a prescribed political statement as a condition of continued employment.
Mar 3, 2022
When Russia invaded Ukraine a week ago, the world was stunned by the limits of Russian military power. The widely expected cakewalk to Kyiv turned into an embarrassing failure to achieve virtually all of Russian President Vladimir Putin's military objectives.