On our never-ending conversation about race

Howard Schultz, CEO of Starbucks, has called off his ill-advised dictate to his employees to engage customers in a conversation about race. I wrote about that folly here. Schultz coming to his senses prompts me to re-post my piece on Booker T. … Continue reading

Traits of a sociopath

Sociopath is now a retired term in psychology and has been replaced by psychopath. I disagree with that because I think the word psychopath is most commonly associated with mental illness. Sociopath better connotes personality defects which are distinct from … Continue reading

Global warming will turn women into prostitutes?

Well, that’s what Democrat Congresswoman Barbara Lee says. There hasn’t seemed to be any global warming going on for the last 17 years, but put that aside for now. The amount of warming predicted in future due to human existence … Continue reading

France doesn’t like Obama’s Iran deal

Obama Administration Threatens U.S. Allies for Disagreeing with Iran Nuke Deal. Western policy analysts who spoke to the Free Beacon, including some with close ties to the French political establishment, were dismayed over what they saw as the White House’s willingness … Continue reading

Putting Fascism in proper perspective

Democrats have fostered the notion that Fascisim is a right-wing ideology.  That’s always been hard for me to swallow given that the three Fasicst governments in history never seemed very right-winged to me. The three Fascist regimes were Nazi Germany, … Continue reading

Americans not buying what whacko environmentalists selling

Two recent Gallup polls are bad news for the environmental alarmists. Americans Rating of Environment Inches Up to Record High In U.S., Concern About Environmental Threats Eases The graph below shows the percentage of Americans who rate the quality of … Continue reading

Norman Borlaug (1914-2009) and the Green Revolution

What he did 50 years ago was called the Green Revolution. It saved a billion lives. If he hadn’t done it then, nobody would be allowed to do it today. Liberals would fight to stop it. Don Surber explains what … Continue reading