The Hillary Letters

Hillary Clinton, Saul Alinksy correspondence revealed

Alana Goodman The Washington Free Beacon 9/21/2014

Previously unpublished correspondence between Hillary Clinton and the late left-wing organizer Saul Alinsky reveal new details about her relationship with the controversial Chicago activist and shed light on her early ideological development.

Clinton met with Alinsky several times in 1968 while writing […]

Berkeley Math Professor Ratner: Common Core 'Will Move U.S. Closer to Bottom in International Ranking'

“The research on how at-risk students learn most effectively is absolutely clear on the fact that this is the worst possible method for teaching these students this material.”


Dr. Susan Berry Big Government 6 Aug 2014

In an op-ed at the Wall Street Journal, Marina Ratner, renowned professor emerita of mathematics […]

Graduation speaker stuns crowd, gets standing ovation for shaming ‘arrogant’ liberal student protesters

Richard Berkow BizPac Review 5/19/2014

…Birgeneau had refused to travel to the ceremony, replying to the radicals’ letter with a curt email. Bowen upbraided this behavior also, saying, he should have made “proper allowance for the immature, and yes, arrogant inclinations of some protestors. Aggravated as he had every right to be, I think he […]

‘Your right to privacy is under assault’


Rand Paul gets standing ovation at Berkeley

Alex Pappas The Daily Caller 3/19/2014

Delivering a rare speech for a Republican at this bastion of liberalism, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul on Wednesday was given multiple standing ovations by the left-wing audience after railing against government surveillance and warning the students: “Your right to privacy […]

Obama and Warren cribbed “build it” narrative from progressive Berkeley Professor

William A. Jacobson Legal Insurrection 7/25/2012

By now you have heard the Obama and Liz Warren speeches about how no one got rich on his or her own. Listen to them again, it’s important to hear how they frame the issue almost identically…

…This narrative is cribbed almost verbatim from the narrative of George Lakoff, […]

It’s looking more and more like Robert ‘we’re going to let you die’ Reich was right

Morgen Richmond 4/5/2012

In the summer of 2009, at the peak of the legislative debate over ObamaCare, a video clip we produced at my old blog went viral of former Labor Secretary Robert Reich speaking at UC Berkeley. Reich was giving a made-up campaign speech demonstrating what a candidate for president would say if […]