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William Burns
William is a participant in The American Spectator’s Young Writers Program. He attends Baylor University, where he is studying math, economics, and statistics. He enjoys reading old books and writing about classically liberal ideas.
by | Jun 16, 2020

The video communications company Zoom has come under scrutiny after suspending the account of a human rights activist upon request of the Chinese government. On June 7, Zoom disabled the account of Zhou Fengsuo, founder of Humanitarian China, just days…

by | Jun 15, 2020

Merriam-Webster is doing their part to fight racism in America, or, better put, to fight “racism” in America. As it currently stands, Merriam-Webster’s definition of racism is as follows: “a belief that race is the primary determinant of human traits…

by | Jun 11, 2020

Calls for disbanding the nation’s police forces have mounted following the killing of George Floyd at the hands of a police officer in Minneapolis, Minnesota. One might think that these outlandish petitions are just the sound and fury of a…

by | Jun 10, 2020

On Thursday, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced that plans are underway to remove the large statue of Robert E. Lee from its prominent position on Richmond’s Monument Avenue, where it has stood for well over a century. The governor’s decision…

by | Jun 5, 2020

On Sunday evening, demonstrators protesting the death of George Floyd defaced and toppled a statue of Confederate officer Charles Linn, which had stood in a public park in Birmingham, Alabama, since being installed in 2013 by a charity.  The destruction…

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