Essential reading --
Deirdre McCloskey summarizes her book - “Bourgeois Equality: How Ideas, Not Capital or Institutions, Enriched the World,” - explaining the source of our fabulous wealth --
Jonah Goldberg takes issue with one segment of McCloskey's piece --
Heather McDonald on the destructiveness of the BLM movement --
George Will's ideal inaugural address --
Rachel Lu --
To a considerable extent, we are witnessing the fruits of a progressive model of governance that keeps the Democratic party strong by ensuring that America isn’t. Progressives simultaneously push for a strong social safety net and a libertine moral agenda that erodes our social fabric, thus cementing voters’ reliance on the safety net the Democrats champion.