Category Archives: Political Correctness

The Banners of Freedom and Eccentricity: Long May They Wave!

Regarding this recent dustup over President Trump’s call to fire NFL players who refuse to salute the flag, I find myself agreeing with a guy named John Gabriel, editor of the center-right site known as Ricochet.com. Gabriel points out – … Continue reading

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Southern Academia’s Palpable Confederate Legacy

Aside from being Orwellian, the effort under way at many of the South’s premiere universities to expunge their Confederate past strikes me as, well, a bit Kafkaesque, if not a little tragicomedic. For better or worse, the Confederacy has left … Continue reading

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Intolerance, Implacable Intolerance

One of my oldest and closest friends, an old college fraternity brother, wrote me this morning to bemoan how intolerant liberalism has become. He reflected on how much had changed in America in the almost two generations since college – … Continue reading

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