We’ve got a problem in talking to each other. It’s an old problem, codified on the right by David Horowitz in his The Art of Political War. It has been turned into armor… Continue reading
An essay of mine has appeared in the Houston Chronicle. Here are the first paragraphs and a link: The professors are coming! As conservative polemicist David Horowitz would have it, American college teachers long… Continue reading
The heart of the Ceilidh is the fiddle–at least that’s so on Prince Edward Island in Canada’s Maritime.
This is from my 2013 book The Cult of Individualism: A History of an Enduring American Myth. In it, I write about the Borderers, the people of much of my ancestry, the Scots-Irish who… Continue reading
Originally posted on 1968: Nothing Is Revealed:
By Bundesarchiv, Bild 183-1990-1210-001 / CC-BY-SA 3.0, CC BY-SA 3.0 de, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5348179 Somewhere around this day in July of 1968–maybe a day or two later, I don’t…