Trump and College Chaos

Trump and College Chaos

 If one needed more evidence of the steep decay in academia, Donald Trump’s victory provided it. Let’s begin by examining the responses to his win, not only among our wet-behind-the-ears college students, many of whom act like kindergarteners, but also...
Rankings: The South’s Top Schools

Rankings: The South’s Top Schools

Duke University, Johns Hopkins University and Emory University top the list of private colleges and universities in the South, according to The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings. Among public institutions in the South, the University of North...
Slackers and Safety Pins

Slackers and Safety Pins

News flash, kids: Things aren’t free. Things cost money. And “free” things provided to you by the government cost other people’s money. Donald Trump gets it — somewhat. He vows to repeal Obamacare’s most burdensome federal mandates that...
Trump and The South’s Racial Politics

Trump and The South’s Racial Politics

For decades, Donald Trump has been known as a narcissistic, bombastic New York businessman who craves the media spotlight. However, if you unpack the dynamics of his support as a politician, Trump’s stunningly successful run to the top of the Republican ticket is less...
Painful Choices

Painful Choices

In most Presidential election years, the most important vote is the vote for President of the United States. This year, the most important vote looks like the vote for control of the Senate. Regardless of who wins the White House, the freedom that Americans have taken...