This is the life story of a young conservative. We grew up when female superheroes were all the rage, black kids and white kids playing hand-in-hand on the playground was not only normal but encouraged, having a gay best friend made you the coolest kid in school, and anti-Semitism was the greatest evil someone could commit (rightfully so). But then we went to college, and we were taught . . .
A few weeks ago, I went to a Donald Trump rally in Nashville and waited in line for five hours only to get to the door the moment the rally ended. There were well over 10,000 people in line. Populism certainly is exciting when you’re there in the moment. Along with the mass of people … Continue reading A Message to Trump Supporters
Yesterday, a video surfaced in which Milo Yiannopoulos, the famed right-wing provocateur, justifies sexual relationships between 13-year-old boys and older men. He was subsequently disinvited from speaking at CPAC, his publisher dropped his upcoming book, and there is even talk about Breitbart booting him. He later retracted his statement, saying, "I do not believe sex with 13-year-olds is okay. … Continue reading Famed right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos sparks a conversation about age of consent
Can you guess which country is the biggest violator of human rights? Nope, it’s not North Korea, a country that literally bans the use of sarcasm. Nope, not Iran, a totalitarian state that tries women for adultery when they're raped. Nope, it’s not even Syria, a country whose government conducts chemical tests on its own … Continue reading The Left Ignores Religious Fascists and Condemns Free Israel
The lovely girl in front of me flicked off the screen every time Donald Trump spoke. Then, every time Hillary Clinton mentioned the fact that she was a woman, the girl, sitting with her feet on her chair, would throw her hands in the air, screeching and clapping her hands together like a seal. I … Continue reading A Response to Every Pro-Hillary Argument You’ve Ever Heard
“Hillary has experience in politics.” For those of you who still think this is an actual argument, I’d like to play a little game with you that conservatives like to play with Hillary fans. It’s called Name An Accomplishment. Go ahead. Try. Without googling “Hillary Clinton accomplishments.” Think. Nothing? Oh, you’ve got one... “She did a … Continue reading 3 Things You Should Know About Hillary Clinton’s “Experience”
The Democratic National Convention was a plethora of voter pandering, delivered by Hollywood elitist celebrities to an audience of paid seat-fillers on a platform of corruption, scandal, and political deceit. Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton gave a heart-wrenchingly hopeful and ironically patriotic speech about how she—a woman! Can you believe it?—would be a champion for the poor, the … Continue reading The DNC Agenda: “Common Sense Gun Control”