Why We Need the Left

Until recently, I always considered myself a devout progressive. Nurtured by a fiercely Democratic family, I remember debates with my classmates in elementary school about how Al Gore was a better candidate than George W. Bush. I spent both my undergraduate and graduate studies inundated with leftist political philosophy and ideology. For many reasons that [...]

The Left’s War on Science – Pt. 2

In Part 1 of this series, The Left's War on Science, I analyzed the left's insistence on the denial of biological differences between men and women that result in variations in temperament, which affect career interests and aspirations. Leftists (feminists, in particular) deny these biological differences because it conflicts with their narrative of an oppressive white male patriarchy [...]

Feminism Has Gone Too Far – Pt. 1

Take a look at the main picture on this post. It is taken from a plus-size female model photo shoot. What emotions come to mind? When I saw this picture, it reminded me of a bit from one of Bill Burr's stand-up specials. In the bit, Bill mocked the current trend of celebrity praise towards [...]

The Left’s War on Science – Pt. 1

The political left has historically chastised the right for its relentless war on scientific inquiry and scientific consensus. That criticism has been absolutely warranted. Any scientific findings that could be construed as problematic for unregulated free enterprise have been attacked, denied or met with unwavering skepticism from Republicans. From tobacco health risks to dangers of [...]