Legend says a humble French scribe named Nicolas Flamel (d.1418) discovered the philosopher’s stone—the alchemical secret to physical transmutation. To immortality itself. After turning a half-pound of mercury into gold, fear consumed Flamel: what man . . .
Competence doesn’t win elections: bribery does. This is the central lesson in The Dictator’s Handbook, a book which studies politics in terms of interpersonal relationships and incentive structures, as opposed to vague social trends and ideological dogma—and it’s . . .
Too often the tariff debate is fought along economic lines: will tariffs create jobs or will they funnel wealth into dying industries? This line of reasoning is fundamentally flawed. Economics and politics—wealth and power—are inseparable, . . .
Last month Harley-Davidson announced that it would move production for its European customers overseas, in order to avoid the European Union’s (E.U.) new import duties. President Trump slammed the move, and accused the company of . . .
Science Confirms: Conservatives are More Attractive than Liberals Researchers at Illinois State University have finally answered the age old question: who’s more attractive, conservatives or liberals? The answer? Conservatives are, on average, more attractive. As . . .
Americans are Against Mass Immigration—So Why Can’t Congress Pass Immigration Reform? According to a new Harvard-Harris poll, 81 percent of Americans want a reduction in immigration levels to 1 million or lower. Last year over . . .
71 Percent of Belgians Think Islam is Incompatible With Their Society According to a new study, the vast majority of native Belgians feel “more and more invaded” by Islamic immigrants, and think Islam is “not . . .
As a Law Student, Obama Wrote Paper Saying that Trump is the American Dream Despite holding no elected position, former president Barack Obama has remained an active voice in US, and global politics since President . . .
Debunking The “Immigrants Will Pay For Our Pensions” Myth The Democrats used to be the party of the working class: they supported trade unions and believed in the welfare state. Their goal was to soften . . .