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Articles Posted by Kim Dylan

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  • Ron Paul and the New York Times' Double Standards

    01/12/2012 5:09:30 AM PST · by Kim Dylan · 5 replies · 1+ views
    American Thinker ^ | 1/13/12 | Seth A. Forman
    Now that Ron Paul has achieved electoral respectability in the Republican primaries, the media is in high dudgeon over his extremism. Paul, according to the procurators of good taste at the New York Times, "long ago disqualified himself for the presidency" by, among other things, "peddling claptrap proposals" such as "cutting a third of the federal budget."
  • John Derbyshire interview with author about Race and Politics

    11/14/2011 9:56:59 PM PST · by Kim Dylan
    National Review Online ^ | 11/12/2011 | Seth Forman
    Listen to John Derbyshire's interview with Seth Forman, author of American Obsession: Race and Conflict in the Age of Obama.
  • "Brain Drain or Birth Dirth?"

    10/06/2011 8:23:54 AM PDT · by Kim Dylan · 6 replies
    Newgeography.com ^ | October 6, 2011 | Seth Forman
    The assumption? Young adults are moving away from the region in large numbers due to the high cost of living, particularly housing prices. So, the story goes, the suburban pattern must be broken, and small, high density housing units must replace detached, single-family homes as the dominant urban form if young adults are to be retained.
  • The American Dream: Sick but not Dead

    09/18/2011 9:02:31 AM PDT · by Kim Dylan · 7 replies
    examiner.com ^ | Sept. 16, 2011 | Seth Forman
    "The suburban dream house is the idealization of every immigrant's Dream -- the vassal's dream of his own castle," wrote Italian-born immigrant Edgardo Contini. "Europeans who come here are delighted by our suburbs. Not to live in an apartment! It is a universal aspiration to own your own home." Today, those aspirations have become extremely difficult for vast numbers of young people and newcomers to fulfill.
  • Author says country bitterly divided by race under Obama

    09/15/2011 5:35:27 AM PDT · by Kim Dylan · 16 replies
    Bookviews ^ | 9/6/2011 | Seth A. Forman
    Obama’s aggressive agenda for changing the vital structure of American life to reflect the more collectivist, less individualistic creed of the far Left has already triggered “white flight” from the Democratic party.
  • Is There a 'Brain Drain' on Long Island

    09/15/2011 5:35:14 AM PDT · by Kim Dylan · 9 replies
    National Public Radio ^ | 9/13/11 | Charles Lane
    For years planners and policy advocates have argued that young people are fleeing Suffolk County because of the cost of living. This has implications for schools, housing density, and even where to invest in parks and recreation. Well, a research paper presented Tuesday questions what many thought was common knowledge.
  • The widening racial divide of the Obama era

    07/08/2011 10:35:07 AM PDT · by Kim Dylan · 14 replies
    American Thinker ^ | July 2, 2011 | Ed Lasky and John James
    Contrary to the expectations of most pundits, the election of Barack Obama has aggravated the racial divide in America between blacks and all other racial groups.
  • The widening racial divide of the Obama era

    07/08/2011 7:07:50 AM PDT · by Kim Dylan · 29 replies
    American Thinker ^ | July 2, 2011 | Ed Lasky and John James
    Contrary to the expectations of most pundits, the election of Barack Obama has aggravated the racial divide in America between blacks and all other racial groups.
  • Five Arguments Against Gay Marriage

    06/23/2011 8:11:24 AM PDT · by Kim Dylan · 14 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | June 23, 2011 | Seth A. Forman
    New York State, the media report with poorly disguised elation, is set to legally redefine marriage to include relationships between two same-sex adults. Before this happens, people of good conscience, supporters and opponents both, should at least be given the opportunity to consider the possible consequences.
  • Thank God for Obama's Broken Promises

    05/03/2011 7:58:59 AM PDT · by Kim Dylan · 2 replies
    Opinion Forum ^ | May 3, 2011 | Seth Forman
    After campaigning for years on closing Guantanamo Bay military prison and secret overseas CIA prisons, and actually signing an order to do so in 2009, Obama abruptly reversed himself in March, 2011. Good thing, too.