The BBC flatly rejected a previous attempt to erect a statue in 2011, on the grounds that Orwell was too left-wing. Irony is now officially dead.
The film doesn’t really do full justice to its source material. But it’s still highly watchable, and succeeds as a powerful conversation starter.
We should guard against a day when people who don’t provide practical use to society are deemed less important than our useful machines.
The Left’s favorite epithet for Donald Trump is ‘fascist.’ The problem is, the term simply doesn’t apply. They should stop using it.
George Orwell’s dystopian classic, ‘1984,’ is back in vogue—but to understand what’s happening in our world, we need less Big Brother and more Aldous Huxley.
Neil Postman’s ‘Amusing Ourselves to Death’ warned us that politics would eventually become indistinguishable from show business. The 2016 election should firmly cement his reputation as the Nostradamus of the digital age.
George Orwell’s master work teaches us that real freedom consists in the ability to acknowledge a realm of truth independent of private opinion—such as one’s sex.
We should just dump the weaponized word ‘gender’ and say ‘sex.’ It’s the first step back to sanity in this war on our minds and bodies.
If Americans, our organizations, and our local governments don’t have the freedom even to call a man a man, then we have no freedom at all.
Pro-choice means nothing. What’s important is what you choose, whether it’s good—or evil.
Contrary to what some seem to think, straight talk is not synonymous with insults and potty talk.
The media cheerleading for Bruce Jenner’s debut as Caitlyn Jenner has a lot of us of looking around and wondering if the whole world has gone insane.
The Commander in Chief needs to understand crucial things about foreign policy. Reading these books will help prepare a future president.
The anti-vaccination movement is largely a phenomenon of the affluent crunchy granola Left. So why did the Right get tarred and feathered with it?
This greatest film, the most Homeric of all American films, the quintessence of John Ford’s homage to the America that was once and will not be again, was his first great film: ‘The Iron Horse.’
Lurking beneath the surface of the Hagan-Tillis race is an ethics issue that has gone virtually unreported by North Carolina’s two largest newspapers.
Part 2 of a series: Government control of our most intimate decisions depends on many of us refusing to make those decisions wisely ourselves.
I once declared Kristen Stewart’s comments to be the silliest misreading of Orwell to date. Unfortunately, I had not reckoned with the minds at MSNBC.
An atheist reads the Bible and discovers how the concept of a “covenant” has profoundly shaped our politics.
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