Monthly Archives: February 2016

Rules for Radicals in the Twenty-first Century

When he returned from overseas in 2006 and came to Youngstown, he tried to do what he had done in other places, following the Saul Alinsky model of community organizing: round up the troops in your group, march down to … Continue reading

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George Packer on Trump

New Yorker writer George Packer’s book “The Unwinding” describes the gradual economic and, more importantly, moral decline of the United States. It is perhaps the most astute book about the country’s condition today. Sitting at Lafayette Grand CafĂ© & Bakery … Continue reading

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Ted Cruz in Iowa

I want to speak for a moment to the soldiers and sailors and airmen and Marines and moms and dads who have a child serving overseas. And husbands and wives wake up wondering if their loved one is still alive, … Continue reading

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