Newt Gingrich’s rejoinder to Norm Ornstein today is definitely worth reading. If you’re interested in a longer—much, much longer—discussion of Obama and socialism, might I suggest you check out my cover essay in the new issue of Commentary.
Also of Interest
Snowden, a fool not a spy
It would make things so much easier for everyone if Edward Snowden were working for China.
And that's certainly a possibility. His decision to flee to Hong Kong — a Chinese vassal — was an odd one, given that China is hardly a bulwark of transparency and civil rights. It's a bit like complaining that Boston is too Catholic and then moving to Vatican City in protest.
Freedom: The unfolding revolution
In a much-discussed essay for Salon, Michael Lind asks: “If libertarians are correct in claiming that they understand how best to organize a modern society, how is it that not a single country in the world in the early 21st first century is organized along libertarian lines?”
We can't trust Obama
The contradictions at the heart of the Obama presidency are finally out in the open. As a result, a man who came into office hellbent on restoring faith in government is on the verge of inspiring a libertarian revival.