Thoughts on American Democracy

In remarks delivered to the Taxpayers’ Association of Indian River County, retiring Indian River (Florida) County Commissioner Bob Solari took a look at the state of politics today and concluded that one of the great threats to American democracy is that the balance between reason and revelation no longer exists. Both reason and revelation have been denigrated and replaced by a post-modern discourse of emotion that undermines our democracy.

Degrading the Dream

Rich Lowry, Politico

Compared to MLK, the contemporary civil rights movement is an intellectually exhausted disgrace.