Missile Strikes And Multi-Dimensional Style

Missile Strikes And Multi-Dimensional Style

I must say, President Trump knows how to make life interesting, doesn’t he?  Around nine in the evening on April sixth, I started getting a cataract of emails from liberal friends, emails rippling with CAPS and EXCLAMATION POINTS!!!!! about Trump bombing Syria, Trump...

The Constantinian Option

The Constantinian Option

David Brooks of the Times recently wrote an interesting review of his friend Rod Dreher's book, The Benedictine Option. The Robert Ludlumesque title is no indicator of the content within, which is a rehash of Oswald Spengler's contention nearly a century ago that, as...

Twilight Of The Press?

Twilight Of The Press?

After a month of being insulted morning, noon and night by the American press, President Donald J. Trump celebrated his first month in office by holding a press conference in which he gave back as good as he got.  The press scurried to their word processors to report...

The Political Logic Of Universal Medicare

The Political Logic Of Universal Medicare

What is Trump going to replace Obamacare with? Speculation is rife, and Trump's many foes are cackling. True, even Bill Clinton, as the height of his wife's campaign, called Obamacare "the craziest thing in the world..."  But calling it crazy is one thing, dismantling...