A new PBS series underscores the long, deadly shadow cast by xenophobia, antisemitism, and restrictive immigration laws.
World War 2
A new PBS series by Ken Burns argues xenophobia, the Great Depression, incredulity toward the media, and State Department antisemitism combined to keep Jewish refugees out of America.
The idea would benefit central planners and grow the ranks of bureaucrats while making the poor even poorer.
A grim sign of the bureaucratic mentality controlling public education
"You don’t get to lose a war and expect the result to look like you won it," says the author of Tomorrow, the World: The Birth of U.S. Global Supremacy.
Americans distract themselves with freak-show headlines while political institutions escape their control.
The U.S. has an interest in protecting its political system from manipulation by foreign enemies or their paid agents. But treason and espionage are already illegal, as is bribery.
Let's replace the names of Confederate figures with those of patriots who upheld America's ideals.
A history lesson for Americans
In a State of Emergency, the President Can Control Your Phone, Your TV, and Even Your Light Switches
Under a little-known regulation that dates back to the 1930s, the president has legal power over electronic transmissions.
"The world is gonna end in 12 years if we don't address climate change and your biggest issue is how are we gonna pay for it?"
The future 1984 scribe debated pacifism with Dr. Alex Comfort in 1942.
CPAC panel underdelivers.
Centralized top down planning of the climate would work as well as it does for economies.
Anti-Iran deal but pro-trade, wants to encourage China to curb North Korea, and too experienced with the actual complications of governing to want to rethink World War II on the fly.
The ravages of Hiroshima; the misery of unfunny summer comedies
The 1943 cartoon Ration Bored
Those aren't Boy Scouts.