Why Does “The Democracy Movement” Hates Democracy? Sometimes, you gotta love opinion-meister Jonathan Chait. He has continually been wrong about numerous issues from the Iraq War (supported it), the “political correctness” … Continue readingThe Banality of Jonathan Chait
Why the “White Ally Industrial Complex” Cannot Bring Justice It goes without fail that if more than 3 white liberals get together and talk about race, especially if there is … Continue readingAnti-Racism Cannot Just Be Another Brand
Political Economy Matters The mantra of the late, and decidedly not great, Andrew Breitbart was: “Politics is upstream from culture” Between his physical proximity to Hollywood, and personal aggrievement at … Continue readingJordan Peterson's Forced Monogamy Idea Shows the Shallowness of His "Reason"
Why Liberal Zionism Will Never Bring Peace or Justice Having been following the Israeli Occupation for 20 years now much has changed, much for the worse. As a young liberal … Continue readingLiberal Zionist to Palestine: "Stop Hitting Yourself"
If you have been on the internet for more than a week, you have by now heard about the big deal interview that adult film actress Stormy Daniels gave to … Continue readingWhile America Gawks At Stormy Daniels, A Bipartisan Bill Will Endanger Sex Workers For No Good Reason
While most people experience headaches from time to time, migraine sufferers are blessed with a completely different level of chronic agony. Migraines are a debilitating condition that affect over 38 … Continue readingHow a Migraine “Cure” Highlights the Many Injustices of Chronic Pain
With every successive generation, social mores can change considerably. It was only a few generations ago that the idea of a Protestant marrying a Catholic would be scandalous among huge … Continue reading“Time Traveling Hackers” Have Snatched Away a Chance To Confront Liberal Homophobia
A constant criticism of a lot well meaning liberals I have is the myopia of their focus on Trump. Case in point, Iran. A common rhetorical point has been made … Continue reading"He Just Hates Obama" Isn't Good Enough
Upon Donald Trump’s election in 2016, a new cottage industry concerning the ‘crisis of liberalism’ has emerged. Between a rise of ethnonationalism in the Republican base and an out and … Continue readingLiberalism Is Failing, But Its Not Because of "Identity Politics"
Originally Published April 25, 2018 This week, one of the greatest horrors of the Trump administration began his book tour. While this is a public servant who only worked under … Continue readingJames Comedy Needs to Leave “The West Wing”
Now listen, I love me some indie rock. If you knew me from the age 14 on, just asking me a few musical questions you would be able to get … Continue readingIs Philanthropy Worth The Cost?
When Amazon was first founded in 1994, its name was not a reference to the world’s largest river, but instead “Cadabra”, an allusion to the pronouncement by a magician in … Continue readingAmazon’s Colonial Allusions: How Bezos Turned Seattle Into A Colony