The Biggest Winners and Losers of 2020

2020, definitively, was the year that history began again. If you had any more doubts that the “End of History”…

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Are Aristotle’s Natural Slaves Real People?

He who participates in reason enough to apprehend, but not to have reason, is a slave by nature. Whereas the…

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Election 2020 Results: The Seventh Party System is Here

Yes, there was fraud. No, we don’t know the extent of it. No, it probably won’t change the result, even…

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Election 2020: Two Moral Questions About America

We’re down to the wire. You’ll note that I haven’t done another election forecast since the one in June, when…

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The Stronger, Safer, Prouder, 21st Century Republican Party Platform (Part 2)

Last week, we discussed the emergence of a new Republican Party for the coming epoch in American politics. Now, we…

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The Stronger, Safer, Prouder, 21st Century Republican Party Platform (Part 1)

Anyone who’s remotely honest would tell you that the 2020 Republican National Convention was an unparalleled triumph. The truest measure…

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Are the Coronavirus Lockdowns Chinese Information Warfare?

One of the reasons why it was easy to overreact to the Chinese coronavirus was because China was taking it…

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The 2020 Forecast – Episode 5: Fortune Frowns

Ancient people had deep respect for the will of fortune and Homer’s “strong force of fate.” These, they said, were…

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The 2020 Forecast – Episode 4: Along Came the Coronavirus

There’s a funny thing about elections. Much like professional wrestling, outside interference isn’t prohibited. In December, the defending champion, Donald…

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3 Questions About the Bloomberg Campaign that the Media Won’t Ask

The biggest story of the 2020 campaign right now is the rapid rise of Mike Bloomberg. I’ve written about his…

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