The Secret of Feminism’s Popular support in one sentence

Stacy McCain gets to the heart of how feminists manage to persuade otherwise sane people to give them power This quote from an anonymous young feminist’s Tumblr blog expresses the esoteric reality of feminism — what feminists really think, and say to each other privately — in contrast to the exoteric rhetoric feminists speak in … Continue reading The Secret of Feminism’s Popular support in one sentence

Review: Once in a Great City–A Detroit Story

By John Ruberry Two months after I returned from my urban exploration trip to Detroit David Maraniss' Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story was published. For me the timing couldn't have been better, As I drove west to my home in the Chicago area I mused, "What in the hell went wrong with Detroit?" … Continue reading Review: Once in a Great City–A Detroit Story

History being made Pope Francis to meet Russian Patriarch Kirill

All the press right now everywhere is focused on the presidential race but in 100 years the event that is going to be considered most significant in the history of the world from 2016 is this one: Pope Francis and the leader of the powerful Russian Orthodox Church will hold talks in Cuba next week, … Continue reading History being made Pope Francis to meet Russian Patriarch Kirill