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Wednesday, November 19, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: BRIGHT SIDE TO AMNESTY

To many, the above title may seem much like speaking of the bright side to malignant cancer. And did it really come out of this writer's pen? Long a staunch…...

SELWYN DUKE: WELCOME TO EBOLACARE — BUT THE WEBSITE IS DOWN

A well known phenomenon in the animal kingdom is that when taking over a new pride, a lion will sometimes kill all the cubs. We don't know exactly what kind…...

Thursday, November 13, 2014

MERECEDES SCHNEIDER: COMMON CORE IS DESIGNED TO DRIVE YOUR LOCAL CURRICULUM

Proponents of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) like to promote the idea that CCSS is "not a curriculum." The CCSS website further states the disjointed idea that local districts…...

Sunday, October 12, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: THE RISE OF THE PROFESSIONAL SLUT

 “There was a time when you knew who the bad girls were,” someone close to me once said. “Now you know who the good girls are.” And I hear that…...

Friday, September 19, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: IF YOU WANT TO GET INTO A REALLY BIG WAR, ELECT A LIBERAL

If I pointed out that involvement in every major 20th-century conflict the US was part of occurred on liberals’ watch, it might not be entirely fair. True, there was WWI…...

Monday, August 11, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: IMMIGRATION: THE ULTIMATE GET-OUT-THE-VOTE DRIVE

One reason predictions of a Mitt Romney victory in 2012 were inaccurate, say analysts, is that the turnout among certain Democrat constituencies — in particular blacks and Hispanics — was…...

Thursday, August 07, 2014

MARINA RATNER: MAKING MATH EDUCATION EVEN WORSE

I first encountered the Common Core State Standards last fall, when my grandson started sixth grade in a public middle school here in Berkeley, Calif. This was the first year…...

Monday, July 07, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: MUSLIM KILLS TEACHER IN FRONT OF CLASS

It was headlining AOL on Friday, a story about a woman stabbing a schoolteacher to death in front of a class of five and six-year-olds. The gruesome and bloody crime…...

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: IRAQ AND THE BLOODY PRICE OF LIES

Western civilization lied and people died. It lied, that is, to itself. I am referring to Iraq, but not to the hapless George W. Bush and the claim of WMDs’…...

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: WHY I HATE SOCCER

This article will be a departure from my usual fare. I will not claim there is some Absolute Truth deeming soccer the bane of humanity’s sports. I do not contend…...

Thursday, June 12, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: ARE MOST MASS MURDERERS REALLY WHITE?

Aside from attacks on the Second Amendment, there is a certain theme that’s now repeated after every massacre committed by an unhinged individual: that most all mass killers are white.…...

Friday, June 06, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: HOW COVERING UP MINORITY CRIME LEADS TO GUN CONTROL

Commenting recently on the Elliot Rodger killings, arch-leftist Michael Moore wrote that while “other countries have more violent pasts…more guns per capita in their homes…and the kids in most other…...

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

EDWARD MORRIS: FACE THE ILLOGICAL DIATRIBES AND GET THEM OUT OF THE PAPERS

It would appear that Elizabeth Ferguson, in a less-than-lucid letter to the Grand Forks Herald (“Face Racism and Work to Eradicate It”, dated May 21st of this year) has attempted…...

Friday, May 23, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: LEFTISTS CANCEL SCHOOL HONORS NIGHT — TOO “EXCLUSIVE”

It’s increasingly the case in America that the nail that sticks up gets hammered down. A case in point is Archie R. Cole Middle School in East Greenwich, Rhode Island.…...

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: MICHELLE OBAMA IN 1954

Tony Bennett left his heart in San Francisco — and Michelle Obama left her brain in 1954. Addressing graduating high-school students the other day in the Topeka, Kansas, school district,…...

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: A QUESTION FOR THOSE WHO BELIEVE IN HOMOSEXUAL SCOUTS

Not satisfied with having pressured the Boy Scouts of America into lifting their prohibition against openly homosexual scouts, activists now want homosexual scoutmasters to be allowed as well. Equality, you…...

Thursday, May 15, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: HOW DEMAGOGUES CON PEOPLE

How do you know you’re being had by a slick politician? Writing in Mein Kampf about how to manipulate people and win power, Adolf Hitler said that since the average…...

Saturday, May 10, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: THE LIBERAL MEDIA’S DONALD STERLING RACE-BAITING

Never let a racial crisis go to waste is, I suppose, the credo of the Machiavellian mainstream media. Since the release of the Don Sterling audio, liberals haven’t missed a…...

Thursday, April 03, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: SAVING CIVILIZATION MEANS KILLING EQUALITY

If a famine befell us and you couldn’t save everyone, would you withhold the food you had and let every citizen starve rather than endure the inequality of just saving…...

SELWYN DUKE: TOP TEN THINGS PUTIN SAID TO OBAMA ABOUT UKRAINE

While Barack Obama’s recent telephone conversation with Russian president Vladimir Putin about the Crimean standoff has been widely reported, the exact substance of the discussion has remained a mystery. That…...

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: THE PLAN FOR POLICE NULLIFICATION

“I [sic] give my left n** to bang down your door and come for your gun,” said the cop. This statement, made by Branford, Ct., police officer Joseph Peterson in…...

Thursday, March 13, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: COP: I’D LOVE TO “BANG DOWN YOUR DOOR AND COME FOR YOUR GUN”

How would you feel if a police officer you knew for 20 years told you that if an order was issued to confiscate your guns, he wouldn’t hesitate to “kick…...

Saturday, March 01, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: RAZING ARIZONA: CONSERVATIVES SUCCEED AT FAILING AGAIN

Perhaps Arizona governor Jan Brewer was sincere when saying that the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (SB 1062) she vetoed yesterday could “create more problems than it purports to solve.” After…...

Friday, February 21, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: SUING AMERICANS UNDER INTERNATIONAL LAW — IN AMERICAN COURTS

Imagine you go overseas and give a speech advocating a cause, only to come home and find you’re being sued for “crimes against humanity.” No, what you did wasn’t illegal…...

Sunday, February 16, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: IMMIGRATION AND NATIONAL SURVIVAL

When pondering our obsession with immigration, I’m reminded of how people in the ridiculous dystopian film Idiocracy were watering their crops with an energy drink called Brawndo. And even though…...

Monday, February 03, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: DIVIDED WE STAND -  A TRADITIONALIST MANIFESTO

  Conservatives are generally very nice people — who never saw a culture war they couldn’t lose. That is to say, we often hear cracks about how Barack Obama and…...

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: WHY IS THE SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER TRYING TO CRUSH A SMALL JEWISH ORGANIZATION?

It seems as if certain purported civil-rights activists think homosexuals are like some organized-crime groups: you can join the gang, but the only way you can leave is feet first.…...

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

SELWYN DUKE: THUS SPAKE THE POTHEADS

It’s starting to appear as if marijuana users have become the homosexual lobby of the chemically dependent. What do I mean? Duck Dynasty’s Phil Robertson could mention one sexual behavior…...

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

SELWYN DUKE: WHITE-WASHING MANDELA’S MEMORY

After his mother was raped, and then murdered along with his father last year, sobbing 12-year-old Amaro was gagged and drowned in scalding bathwater. And that’s how the youngest member…...

SELWYN DUKE: THE ROAD TO GENOCIDE IS PAVED WITH LIBERAL INTENTIONS

With all the recent talk about Nelson Mandela the myth and the modicum of talk about Mandela the man, it’s a good opportunity to discuss another myth: that of apartheid.…...

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