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by | Jan 7, 2023

My name has now been added to the long and depressing list of high-profile academic “cancellations.” I recently resigned my tenured position at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, due to an episode — sadly typical of American higher education…

by | Dec 17, 2022

The House of Representatives voted to remove the bust of Chief Justice Roger B. Taney from the entrance of the old Supreme Court Chamber in the Capitol building based on his authorship of the notorious Dred Scott decision (Dred Scott v….

by | Dec 16, 2022

The book Hebrews to Negroes: Wake Up Black America! by Ronald Dalton Jr. is now in the news. It is full of vicious, anti-Semitic lies. At a time when we Jews have been all too often subjected to actual physical…

by | Dec 11, 2022

Mitchell Miller is one of the top young hockey players in the country. He has played on two national junior-league teams in the United States Hockey League. He was drafted in the fourth round by the Arizona Coyotes in 2020 and accepted an athletic…

by | Oct 13, 2022

Last month at the Sixth Annual Kentucky Chapters Conference of the Federalist Society, Judge James C. Ho of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit (disclosure: my former boss) issued a call to arms. Ho, who earlier this…

by | Aug 25, 2022

Crisis of Command: How We Lost Trust and Confidence in America’s Generals and Politicians By Stuart Scheller (Knox Press, 272 pages, $28)  “He was following the orders he was given.” At this point, former Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller despises those…

by | Aug 2, 2022

Washington — In August, I retreat from the hurly-burly of the contemporary world to the relative peace and quiet of more serene times. This August, I have retreated to the 1960s and to the presidential race that pitted Sen. John…

by | May 29, 2022

With states like Texas moving to legislate limits on teaching critical race theory to college students — even threatening professors’ tenure — we now see Leftist/“Progressive”/Woke professors crying about cancel culture. Poor darling marshmallows getting roasted? They might actually lose…

by | May 25, 2022

I’ve never watched either the U.K. or U.S. version of the sitcom The Office, so my immense respect for its creator, the English stand-up comic Ricky Gervais, is based almost entirely on the monologues he delivered at five Golden Globes…

by | May 8, 2022

“How’m I doing?” Ed Koch famously asked New Yorkers. Almost a decade after the mayor’s passing, former supporters retroactively answer in the negative. The New York Times published an article, “The Secrets Ed Koch Carried,” over the weekend that relied on…

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