Sunday, March 27, 2011

An essay about Newt Gingrich, and the issue of seriousness, from the conservative Boston Globe columnist Jeff Jacoby

Jacoby writes, of Gingrich:  "For someone who holds himself out as a public intellectual, Gingrich comes across all too often as more glib than thoughtful — more interested in joining the fray than in expressing carefully worked-out ideas."

Ralph Nader shows, as he has shown for quite a while, that he is a frenetic thinker, as opposed to being a serious one

Ralph Nader attacks the Obama administration 's policies, including those concerning the war in Afghanistan: 

"Ralph Nader: Obama ‘Should Be Impeached’ For ‘Committing War Crimes’ "

Tuesday, March 1, 2011