Monthly Archives: April 2013

Media Echoes Harvard “Revolutionary” Socialists’ Post-Bombing Talking Points

Harvard Socialists

The Harvard “Revolutionary” Socialists gathered last week, just three days after the Boston Marathon bombings, for a forum entitled “Don’t Let Them Turn Tragedy into Racism” on the Harvard University campus. The two speakers, including “one of Britain’s leading young radical intellectuals,” put forth talking points that not only express the “Revolutionary” socialists’ opinion of the Boston…

Missouri Poised to Create Liquor Distributorship Monopoly for Large Campaign Donor

A top liquor distributor (Major Brands) is attempting to obtain near monopoly status for its Missouri operations courtesy of its allies in the state legislature. Such a status not only erodes economic freedom; the resulting loss of efficiency resulting from the change will result in higher liquor prices for the millions of Missouri residents who…

The Scary Part

The Scary part of the Boston bomber ordeal. Not intending to be cavalier to the tragedy of the four people who lost their lives, scores who lost limbs and many others injured, the human carnage of the Boston marathon bombing is not what scares me. Perhaps the injuries are in excess of a normal weekend…

Two actions to take in the wake of #Boston

I understand but don’t share the exuberance some residents of Boston and the country felt celebrating the capture of the second terrorist Dzhokhar Tsarnaev last night. I wasn’t cooped up all day, fearing for my life, having witnessed the battlefield brought to my own city. But the battlefield was brought to my country, within my borders.…

Harvard Revolutionary Socialists: “The Two Suspects, Unsurprising to Many of Us, Are White…”

Thursday night, the Harvard Revolutionary Socialists, an affiliate of the International Socialists Organization held a meeting to discuss this week’s Boston Massacre. The lecture was titled, “ Don’t Let Them Turn Tragedy Into Racism: Resisting U.S. Empire in the Age of Obama.” Wondering where the left gets its talking points. Have a listen. The International Socialist…