Black Lies Matter

On this lovely Juneteenth day, I’d like to celebrate how far-sighted and prescient Mr. Booker T. Washington was. Over a hundred years ago, in his 1911 book My Larger Education, he perfectly described the situation today with Black Lives Matter and other related movements: “There is another class of coloured people who make a business…

A Letter Smuggled Out From The Berkeley Gulag

I present the following letter as I found it. I cannot verify its authenticity. However, it was also sent directly by the author to two people I follow online, Thomas Sowell and Wilfred Reilly. I believe it is genuine. Regardless of authorship, I can absolutely verify its veracity. Read to the end. Best to all,…

Inactivism

I gotta confess, I enjoy watching sports of all kinds. I like to see people doing things that even they might think are impossible. And as a result, I’ve been saddened by the recent controversy with football players refusing to stand for the National Anthem. It started with Colin Kaepernick, shown below, and has spread…