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Chris Ladd: Launching an Urban Republican Rebellion

Published on June 6th, 2016

  There are heavily populated precincts in places like Boston, Camden, Baltimore and other Northern cities where fewer than ten people vote in Republican primaries. A decades-long influx of Southern Democrats alienated by their party’s support [&hellip... Read More



Joseph Hunter: Our Vain Toils

Published on April 6th, 2016

  From Edmund Burke to Russell Kirk, from Brent Bozell to Bill Buckley; all roads lead to “The Donald” now, or to his minion, Ted Cruz. Julian Castro dropped his copy of “Paso a Paso” and [&hellip... Read More



GOP Politics: The Krazy Konservative Kleavage.

Published on March 16th, 2016

  Seventy-two percent of the voters in 2012 identified as white. Thirty-five percent of the electorate self-identified as conservative. Mitt Romney won these groups 59% and 82% respectively. Still, though, Romney lost. He lost because President [&hellip... Read More



Rebuilding the GOP: A Blueprint

Published on March 16th, 2016

  This is what the end of a political party looks like. Seventeen Presidential candidates packed into a clown-car primary, competing to be the most outrageous entertainer on the stage. Thanks to the Blue Wall we’ve [&hellip... Read More


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Race Matters, but Note Role Culture Plays

Published on February 28th, 2016

  American Blacks must cultivate an entrepreneurial spirit independent of any president in the White House. – Armstrong Williams There is no getting around certain troubling and enduring implications of Black-White differences in America. Is there [&hellip... Read More



The Art of the Pointless

Published on February 1st, 2016

  Is politics still the “art of the possible?” In America, today, it appears as if politics has become the art of the pointless. Congress finally passed a repeal of the Affordable Care Act, along with [&hellip... Read More

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