“…the enormous pathos which we find in both the American and French Revolutions, this ever-repeated insistence that nothing comparable in grandeur and significance had every happened in the whole recorded history of mankind…” -Hannah Arendt, On Revolution Although my political memory is admittedly brief, I cannot remember an American presidential election day that was anticipated…Read more The Election: What’s Freedom Got to do with it?
Posted on 5 November 2012 | 2:19 pm
Have you not watched Newt Gingrich’s take down of CNN’s John King at the opening of the Republican debate last night? You should. Gingrich’s supremely confident critique of the media’s obsession with personal issues certainly put the Republican contest back in play and may have set him on the road to the nomination. It…Read more Leadership or Arrogance?
Posted on 20 January 2012 | 1:52 pm