Trump change: 'Personnel is policy'

by Alan Keyes -- "A sound Conservative government," said Taper, musingly. "I understand: Tory men and Whig measures." (From "Coningsby" by Benjamin Disraeli, Book 2, Chapter 5) When the administration of government more…

Lessons from the rise of Roman tyranny

by Alan Keyes -- According to Plutarch, before he began his ultimately ill-starred political career, Cicero, Rome's greatest orator, consulted the oracle at Delphi. He asked "how he should attain most glory." more…

From Civil War, a victory for all?

by Alan Keyes -- Late last night I read the article "The logic behind Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation," in which Bill Federer recounts interesting details of the interplay of war and political perception more…

2016: A binary election?

by Alan Keyes -- I often hear the argument that the 2016 election is a binary election, offering no choice but Trump or Clinton. If neither of the candidates represents you, this more…