Day: November 13, 2015

Leadership by Hillary campaign ad!

Yep, that’s Hillary all right: a Vision for prosperity, extreme Loyalty, Courage to stand up, Smart Power, Fiscal Responsibility, Private Sector success, Job creation; what a candidate! Yup, that’s right: “technically allowed to run for President” (H/T: Progressives Today)

Breaking News – At Least 35 Dead in Paris

There have been multiple deaths outside a restaurant and theater–where as many as 100 people are held hostage. Explosions have been reported as well. Washington Times Two police officials said at least 35 people have been killed in shootings and explosions around Paris Friday, in the deadliest violence in France in decades. A police official …

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Coddling U. vs. Strengthening U.

This is a short lecture given by Jonathan Haidt at the William F. Buckley Jr. Program at Yale University.  Coddling U. vs. Strengthening U.  Which is better for students in the era of diversity?  H/T to Kevin Kervick.

Theodore Dalrymple – “Don’t Legalize Drugs”

City Journal, circa 1997. Dr. Theodore Dalrymple advises against the practice of legalizing drugs. (Marijuana is not mentioned but arguments justifying legalization of other drugs are similar and discussed.) Here’s an excerpt but you should read the whole thing. Heads-up! It’s not a short read but it is an intriguing argument. The idea that freedom …

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