South Africa: White Fears of Genocide Are Overstated

The real danger with convincing white South Africans that they are “dying like flies” is the formation of armed rebels to fight the government.

The Case For Strikes on Syria

The use of chemical weapons by any nation is abhorrent, and no less so by Hafez al-Assad. We must act to prevent his use of these weapons

How to Dissect a Civilisation

The sequester is cutting essential programs that will irreparably harm our economy, and more importantly, our society.

Big Brother Has Arrived, And He Is Watching You

The massive databases of data collected by the CIA, NSA, or corporations like Target or Walmart are a threat to privacy. We should institute laws to stop them abusing our data.

Death Knell for Democracy

Arizona is trying to usurp the rights of the federal government and deny the right to vote to American Citizens. They must be stopped.

The Budget Man Cometh

Ryan’s budget reminds me of groundhog day, every budget looks the same, with a different date, regardless of the fact that the President will never sign it and the people dont want it.

Suicide By Government

The sequester will be upon us in four days, and Congress is whiling away its time on pettiness and ad hominem attacks instead of tackling the issue.

The Academy Delights

The Oscars were superbly presented. What bothers me is the conspicuous consumption that burdens the awards.

The Night they Drove the US Down

The Republican plan to destroy Washington as a political force is gathering steam as we race full tilt towards the sequester and another financial crisis.

Are we prejudging Oscar Pistorius?

It is easy to prejudge a case as violent and tragic as that of Reeva Steenkamp, the woman gunned down by Oscar Pistorius. The facts are not in his favor and perhaps prejudice is valid.