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Race and Civil Rights

One would expect race-baiting liberals and leftists to try to glorify the “civil-rights movement” and the laws of the early 1960’s, insisting that we view all of it as earth shaking history, more important than the fall of the Roman

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Against the Community Organizers

San Antonio, Texas, America’s seventh-largest city, has always owed its troubles, as well as its glory, to its geographical situation within the state, and not just because it is the nearest large city to Mexico.  The city sits on the

Paterfamilias
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Paterfamilias

In America today, we seem to face two alternatives: accepting hordes of invaders with alien cultures and ideologies, who are unwilling to assimilate and whose presence endangers the vestiges of our civilization; or homogenizing America into a rootless, soulless melting

The Writer and the Lawyers
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The Writer and the Lawyers

If there are two vocations more opposite than, on the one hand, the starving but gifted poet, mystery and horror-story writer, and prolific essayist and, on the other, the obscenely rich, ambulance-chasing attorney, this writer does not know them.  Yet

Of Presidents and Guns
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Of Presidents and Guns

Under our first president, the value of the Second Amendment was tested when George Washington faced the possibility of confronting armed citizens of the United States.

During Washington’s first term, a federal excise (commodities) tax became necessary just to run

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Electoral Map Chaos

As of this writing, Texas is the only state in the union whose citizens have no earthly idea when, or if, they will hold a primary election for the two major parties this year.  The primaries depend on a reapportionment

Remember the (Unrevised) Alamo!
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Remember the (Unrevised) Alamo!

The revisionist historians are at it again, this time taking on the Alamo—a perfect target because of its position in the hearts of those horrible Texans.  Many historians are merely would-be journalists who choose as their playground past eras because,

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Campus Rebellion

It’s a story told regularly in the conservative media.  A student pleads for advice: The professors at his college or university are left-wing, and he must choose between regurgitating the leftist propaganda in class discussions, term papers, exam answers, and

Letter From Texas: Gott Mit Uns
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Letter From Texas: Gott Mit Uns

As modern imperialism grows, even the regions within those countries under its rule become homogenized.  Within the subnational regions, smaller ethnic enclaves, with their diverse cultures, tend to take one of two paths.  They become tourist traps where the

Tom and Sally and Joe and Fawn
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Tom and Sally and Joe and Fawn

The timing of Nature magazine’s “expose” of Thomas Jefferson’s alleged affair with his slave Sally Hemings received a great deal of press attention, coming as it did just before elections which were expected to determine a modern philandering president’s fate.

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The Titanic 90’s

Titanic
Produced by James Cameron and Jon Landau
Directed by James Cameron
Screenplay by James Cameron
Released by Paramount and 20th Century Fox

The umpteenth movie about the sinking of the great ship finally meets modern standards. James Cameron’s Academy

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The Wonderful World of Porn

So you thought writing hard-core pornography was an easy way to earn a living? You remembered your adolescence and those turgid paperbacks in which the vocabulary was strictly four-letter, the plot rambling and forgotten halfway through the book, and the