The Illegal Alien ‘Dream’ Deferred for Good

By: Arthur Schaper I was thrilled September 5th 2017 when President Trump announced, through Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Even though illegal aliens and the enabling political class assembled in front of the Edward Roybal Federal Building to denounce this decision. The building name is telling.…

Reflections on the UK Special Election: Union, Conservatism, and the Daft Liberal Media

By: Arthur Schaper Conservatism has been on the upswing throughout the world. Nationalism, conservatism’s twin brother policy-wise, has gained as well, from Brexit to Trump’s victory, and also the Netherlands’ Geert Wilder gaining seats for the People’s Party for Freedom. Does the outcome of a hung parliament following the Unite Kingdom’s snap election signal a…

Slate: Left-Wing Sanders a Right-Wing Gun Nut

By:   Arthur Sharper         My first article for Townhall.com targeted left-wing online magazine Slatefor dressing up Election 2014 Republican wins as subtle left-wing victories. While the column claimed that Republicans had adopted liberal views on key issues, the fact is that many Republicans, whether winning federal or state office, pointed out (effectively)…