Metastasizing academic cancer

By Walter Williams, Special to Bombthrowers (Dr. Williams is a member of CRC’s National Advisory Board) The average American has little knowledge of the extent to which our institutions of higher learning have been infected with a spreading cancer. One aspect of that cancer is akin to the loyalty oaths… Read More

The Week’s Worst: Episode 15 — War on Syria / Susan Rice Unmasks Trump’s Team

This is Episode 15 of “The Week’s Worst” podcast. The Capital Research Center’s Dr. Steven J. Allen and Matthew Vadum discuss the worst news story of the last week. In this episode, two stories: Trump strikes Syrian military targets after their use of chemical weapons, and former Obama National Security… Read More

The Week’s Worst: Episode 14 — Judge Gorsuch filibuster

This is Episode 14 of “The Week’s Worst” podcast. The Capital Research Center’s Dr. Steven J. Allen and Matthew Vadum discuss the worst news story of the last week. In this episode: Democrats threaten to filibuster Judge Gorsuch’s confirmation. Senate Majority Leader McConnell may “go nuclear.” Our moderator was Capital Research… Read More

The Week’s Worst: Episode 13 — Ryancare Bill Pulled

This is Episode 13 of “The Week’s Worst” podcast. The Capital Research Center’s Dr. Steven J. Allen and Matthew Vadum discuss the worst news story of the last week. In this episode: the policy and politics of the failed Obamacare “repeal.” Our moderator was Scott Walter, president of the Capital… Read More

The Trump Doctrine

A fortnight past, President Trump addressed a joint session of Congress, laying out his new administration’s foreign policy priorities. In so doing, Trump may well have outlined what will become known as the Trump Doctrine. The president did not stray too far from what every post-World War II president has… Read More

The Week’s Worst: Episode 12 — Out-of-control judges block Trump’s new executive order on immigration

This is Episode 12 of “The Week’s Worst” podcast. The Capital Research Center’s Dr. Steven J. Allen and Matthew Vadum discuss the worst news story of the last week. In this episode: out-of-control judges in Hawaii and Maryland block President Trump’s new executive order on immigration. Our guest moderator was… Read More

The Week’s Worst: Episode 11 — Obama’s Wiretap

This is Episode 11 of “The Week’s Worst” podcast. The Capital Research Center’s Dr. Steven J. Allen and Matthew Vadum discuss the worst news story of the last week. In this episode: President Trump’s accusation that former President Obama wiretapped Trump Tower. Listen to the podcast here. Subscribe… Read More

CPAC VIDEO: “Revolt of the Deplorables: Inside the 2016 Election”

Capital Research Center conducted a very well-received panel discussion, the “Revolt of the Deplorables: Inside the 2016 Election,” at this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Here is our video of the event: Revolt of the Deplorables is also the title of CRC Vice President and Chief Investigative Officer Dr. Steven… Read More

The Week’s Worst: Episode 10 — Special CPAC Edition

We’ve done something a little different in Episode 10 of “The Week’s Worst.” Instead of Capital Research Center’s Dr. Steven J. Allen and Matthew Vadum counting down the worst stories in government and politics from the past week, we’ve recorded the “Revolt of the Deplorables: Inside the 2016 Election” panel we… Read More

Obama Labor Secretary Tom Perez Elected DNC Chairman

Update: Rising progressive star and Obama loyalist Tom Perez secured the chairmanship of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) in a dramatic second-ballot victory over Rep. Keith Ellison of Minnesota on Saturday. Perez headed the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice and then the Department of Labor in the… Read More