The serious threat to our democracy is not the existence of foreign totalitarian states. It is the existence within our own personal attitudes and within our own institutions of conditions which have given a victory to external authority. The battlefield is also accordingly here — within ourselves and our institutions.
Muslims are nature’s way of telling us that multiculturalism is a really bad idea.
I have traveled around the world, have lived on three different continents, and subsequently concluded that cultural relativism only lasts until you actually try living in a foreign culture.
Having federal officials — whether judges, bureaucrats, or congressmen — impose a new definition of marriage on the people is an act of social engineering profoundly hostile to liberty.
The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly is to fill the world with fools.
The supreme function of statesmanship is to provide against preventable evils. In seeking to do so, it encounters obstacles which are deeply rooted in human nature.Continue reading “‘Rivers of Blood’”