Riots show degeneracy of British welfare state on parade

Theodore Dalrymple Chicago Sun-Times 8/12/2011

The ferocious criminality exhibited by an uncomfortably large section of the English population during the riots of the last week has not surprised me in the least. I have been writing about it, in its slightly less acute manifestations, for the past 20 years.

To have spotted it required no […]

UK riots 2011: Britain’s liberal intelligentsia has smashed virtually every social value

Melanie Phillips The Daily Mail [UK] 11th August 2011

So now the chickens have well and truly come home terrifyingly to roost. The violent anarchy that has taken hold of British cities is the all-too-predictable outcome of a three-decade liberal experiment which tore up virtually every basic social value.

The married two-parent family, educational meritocracy, […]

Bretton Woods Conference-Institute for New Economic Thinking

Crisis and Renewal: International Political Economy at the Crossroads April 8-11, 2011

INET is pleased to announce that it will hold its annual conference April 8-11, 2011 at the Mount Washington Hotel in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, the scene of the great conference that established a renewed global economic architecture as World War II drew […]

Glenn Beck: Libya, Japan, and the Oval Office address Obama should have given before ‘flying down to Rio’

The Right Scoop 3/17/2011

Something is not right with the President. He has been very busy lately, but for all of the wrong reasons. While it seems like the entire world is on fire, Obama is filling out his NCAA brackets and playing lots of golf. He is even about to embark on another ‘well-deserved’ […]

Liberalism–An Autopsy

The heirs of the New Deal are down to 20% of the electorate.

R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr. The Wall Street Journal 12/4/2010

In the tumultuous history of postwar American liberalism, there has been a slow but steady decline of which liberals have been steadfastly oblivious. The heirs of the New Deal are down to around […]