Wise and Honest Candidates Needed

By John Biver

Wise and honest candidates are needed in this coming election cycle — here is David E. Smith: Illinois Democrats have shoved the most extreme legislation down the throats of Illinoisans by passing the nation’s…

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Raiders of the Lost Ark

By John Biver

From the archive — regarding “the lost ark” — originally published June 15, 2009: In case you were wondering what happens with all those studies, reports, commentary pieces and talk show transcripts after they’ve…

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Rest in Peace: Don Totten

By John Biver

It’s with great sadness that I post this — Don Totten was a friend and a mentor — you can learn more about his role in Illinois here. The following excellent tribute was written…

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Democracy, Deliberation, and the Internet

By John Biver

Bruce Thornton, one of my favorite writers these days, has a new article posted about our country, its political deliberation, and the Internet. Thornton’s depth of understanding and knowledge of history mirrors that of…

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