Making sense of the current debate over the Arizona immigration law.
Here's why the Golden State is in such deep trouble.
So odd that we live in an age of untruth, in which millions privately shrug at the daily lies of our elites.
A glimpse of the lower, middle, and upper classes of all races and ethnicities.
The left is at war not just on those who have capital and loan it to others, but against the backbone of global finance: trust, itself.
Call it "postmodern." It would be old-fashioned to call it "lying."
VDH looks back — with some astonishment — at the way the rules of "proper" political discourse for the right-thinking have changed since November 2008.
Noted classicist VDH feels the new Spartacus series falls short — and suggests some alternatives.
If Obamism is carried to its logical conclusions, we will start to see Californization or Hellenization.
Expect the health care formula to be followed by similar strategies for blanket amnesty, cap and trade, and expansions of the government takeover of cars, banks, student loans, and energy.
The present attempt to remake the country is the effort of the liberal well-to-do class, who are immune from the dictates they impose on others.
The actor's recent comments on World War II in the Pacific were ahistorical and ignorant.
Is Obama on some sort of mission to rehabilitate George Bush? His rhetoric and actions achieve the opposite effect of what was intended — sympathy for the prior president.
VDH receives yet another request to protest, write a letter, give money — anything to save the state worker and his program — and forecasts the CA and USA of 2020.
California elites want nice cars, tasteful homes, good food, and appropriate vacations — but not the oil, gas, coal, nuclear energy, transmission lines, timber, cement, farmland, and water pumps that bring that to them.
Our omnipresent president has become wearisome in record time. Why?
Most Americans assume racial affinities and go about their business; elite utopians demand there be none — and then prove themselves far more racialist.
Charting a course through the left's countless U-turns since January of 2009.
America is creating no real new sources of concrete wealth, and our 11th hour is quickly approaching.
Joe Biden's zig-zagging odyssey on Iraq is a variable primer on how the political class reinvents itself depending on the current pulse of the battlefield, both overseas and in D.C.
Rome slowly declined from its culture of entitlement.
The more of it, the more dangerous — and creepy — our lives become.
Yes, it’s a mad, mad, mad, mad world, after all — proof positive that the enormous engine of capitalism, when married to the absolute freedom of Western democracy, results in some very funny things indeed.