A MUST-READ FOR CONSERVATIVE COLLEGE STUDENTS: Jonah Goldberg explains how American progressivism was born of the same intellectual and political climate that gave rise to various European collectivist, statist and nationalistic movements – and how those mindsets are currently in control of higher education discourse today.
When you quote Jonah Goldberg of the National Review as if his opinion is the gospel when it comes to being critical of President Obama, you begin on treacherous footing. In his column entitled, Obama The Sentimentalist, Goldberg asserted, "No...Show More Summary
One conservative columnist has made it clear that he's had enough of Donald Trump.
(Steven Hayward) How about a Baltic cruise with Jonah Goldberg, Amity Shlaes, Arthur Laffer, Charles Kesler, and ... me? Yup, that’s right: my pals at the Pacific Research Institute have organized their first ever “Liberty-at-Sea Cruise,” sailing from Copenhagen to Helsinki and St. Show More Summary
Jonah Goldberg has found the dumbest 57 seconds ever on TV.
JONAH GOLDBERG: Call for new thinking on Islam ignored: Prior to Paris terror attack, Egyptian president warned imams of dangers of extremism. The slaughter in Paris Wednesday shocks the conscience but hardly shocks the intellect. In other words, no one is surprised that Muslim extremists are capable of doing this sort of thing. And nearly […]
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From Jonah Goldberg, explaining the "culture" that causes Hillary Clinton's supporters to attack 2016 primary opponent Jim Webb even if she hasn't asked them to: She’s created an infrastructure. The incentives are in place. The culture exists. Show More Summary
Shorter Jonah Goldberg: “BILL AYERS! ROBERT BYRD! That word “venerate,” it does not mean what I seem to think it means.”
HEY, WITHOUT DOUBLE STANDARDS, THEY’D HAVE NO STANDARDS AT ALL: Jonah Goldberg: Ringing Out The Year With Liberal Double Standards.
Writing in National Review, Jonah Goldberg examines the shootings in New York City and calls for abandoning a shrill double standard.
Jonah Goldberg believes Jonathan Gruber should have been Time's Person of the Year. An excerpt: It worked, in part, because Gruber really is arrogant. But Gruber’s arrogance goes beyond the personal. He represents the arrogance of the expert class writ large. Show More Summary
To the editor: I agree with Jonah Goldberg: Rape is a serious crime, but you don't deal with it by distorting the facts, and you don't change the burden of proof in criminal cases. ("Using allegations of rape in a grab for power," Op-Ed, Dec. 8)
Man Of Steel, Jonah Goldberg, has dropped by the Cafe for a bite to eat before heading home for the weekend. It's true that torture is to some extent in the eye of the beholder. Everyone can agree that hot pokers, the rack, and the iron maiden qual...
JONAH GOLDBERG: USING ALLEGATIONS OF RAPE IN A GRAB FOR POWER: Nine males were accused of being part of a heinous rape. The alleged injustice fomented a mob mentality. An enraged community wanted to skip any talk of a serious investigation, never mind a trial, and go straight to the punishment. I’m not talking about […]
To the editor: Jonah Goldberg's mind takes us to the Duke lacrosse team and the untruthful accusations made by Tawana Brawley in 1987 and 1988. Mine goes straight back to the 2002 Orange County sexual assault of "Jane Doe." ("Rolling Stone rape story sends shock waves -- and stretches...
In his recent column questioning allegations of brutal rape at a University of Virginia fraternity, Jonah Goldberg made clear -- though he didn't say explicitly -- that he has never been in a fraternity. In fact, some quick research shows that his alma mater has not had any Greek presence on...
JONAH GOLDBERG ON Empty Integrity. “Once you become aware of the movement to define integrity as a commitment to self-made principles (no matter how evil), you see it everywhere you look in popular culture.”
To the editor: Jonah Goldberg writes that President Obama deceived the public on immigration because he really wanted to pander to Latinos and enrage Republicans. Goldberg writes, "King Obama's edict is a mess, which may explain why Latinos are underwhelmed by it." ("Obama's immigration goal:...