Got the sense that things are spiraling out of control? You’re not alone. Let’s see if we can make some sense of what’s happening and not succumb to fear or hatred in the process.
While the political class is wallowing in their newfound sense of victimhood, they’re also considering some harsh new laws to consolidate their grasp on power. Robert E. Wright has 8 solid ideas for how they might thwart the next attack, starting with addressing their own lack of statesmanship.
The scariest thing to happen in the last few days wasn’t the “riot” at the U.S. Capitol. It was the totalitarian surge that has risen in response to anyone who questions the “official truth” about what our political system is doing. Roger Kimball is dead on in his analysis of why reason and morality are useless when dealing with totalitarians.