Murders up 10.8% in biggest percentage increase since 1971, FBI data shows
Rising violence in 2015 driven by increase in murders of black men and gun crime, as experts brace for political ‘hysteria’ amid 2016 election
-James Howard Kunstler
Is Charlotte Our Future?
By PATRICK J. BUCHANAN • September 27, 2016
Of Monsters and Black Lives
Everything ultimately depends on the availability of victims and the priority that society places on them.
By PHILIP JENKINS • September 26, 2016
…and then this delusion:
In other news, there might be something actually important-
Oil Producers Tap Brewing Demand From China’s ‘Teapots’
Independent refiners in China have emerged as perhaps the most important force in oil markets today
How Did We End Up With Such Unpopular Candidates?
They are us.
By PETER VAN BUREN • September 27, 2016
By all accounts an intelligent, committed feminist coming out of law school, she quickly fell into the classic 1950s TV role of dependent spouse—a first lady, first of Arkansas when Bill was governor, and of course again in the White House. Sure, she was given health care to mess around with during Bill’s first term, but when the issue crashed and burned, she was reassigned to make safe speeches calling for more rights for women and girls. Safe in that she was allowed to pound the pulpit for those ideals in enemy territory like China, but not in countries like Saudi Arabia.