The Washington Post has a new arts blog, to which I contribute from time to time. This past week, I floated the idea that perhaps it’s not worth spending millions of dollars, and diminishing the beauty of the Jefferson Memorial just to create a car-bomb safety perimeter. I don’t think … Continue Reading Which security plan? None of the above.
Security madness is destroying Washington, warping our democratic republic and making us into Man, the Beast who Cowers. Security–a compromise between freedom and danger–is too important to be left to bureaucrats or specialists, which is why I argue, here, that the best response to the tragic and idiotic act of … Continue Reading Less is more