Category Archives: Socialism

Democrats not responsible for their failures?

Progressive editor blames stupid voters! Paul Fanlund should get out more — like out of the Madison bubble. Put on your anthropologist’s pith helmet, travel up to Bonduel, say, buy a round at the local tavern, then shut up and … Continue reading

Posted in Bernie Sanders, Cops in schools, Crime, Critical Race Theory / Identity politics, Progressives, Race, Republicans, Socialism, Tony Evers, Uncle Joe | Tagged , , , | 13 Comments

Coming to a car dealership near you

A progressive temper tantrum.  White House press secretary Jen Psaki is not the only one hacking up a fur ball this morning over Joe Manchin’s apostasy. (The Dispatch reports Manchin refused to take a call from the White House after … Continue reading

Posted in Socialism, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 16 Comments

Karen, don’t have a cow!

Rap my knuckles, will you! Early in the 2020 presidential campaign, Madison progressives had a schoolyard crush on Elizabeth Warren. Appeared with Tammy Baldwin here in town at one of Lindsay Lee’s coffee shops.  The rest of the country? Meh. … Continue reading

Posted in Socialism, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

What if Pete Buttigieg had been elected President?

Mind if we take our leave? Like we used to do in the 1950s for Sky King and Mighty Mouse, the indentured servants here at Stately Blaska Manor lay belly down on the threadbare carpet to watch Tucker Carlson on … Continue reading

Posted in Progressives, Socialism, Uncle Joe | Tagged , | 43 Comments

Beware of Democrats teaching civics

Take action against ‘action civics’ We are not surprised that “Wisconsin gets an F in civics and history,” in the words of a headline in Sunday’s Wisconsin State Journal. But the op ed never really explains why, except that standards … Continue reading

Posted in Critical Race Theory / Identity politics, School choice, Socialism | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Quit trying to help Haiti

Might benign neglect help America’s ‘underclass’? When #45 talked about “[hell]hole countries,” he had places like Haiti in mind. The poorest nation in the western hemisphere is a nightmarish dystopia. Denuded, eroded, uneducated, disease-ridden, defeated, and riven by superstition. Now … Continue reading

Posted in Critical Race Theory / Identity politics, Progressives, Socialism, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments