Gilbert T. Sewall

When cities accommodate lawlessness

17 April 2022 7:00 pm

A shoot-out in downtown Sacramento, California, at two in the morning on Sunday, April 3 left six people dead and…

Will the West Coast walk away from wokeness?

24 March 2022 1:05 pm

California’s June 7 primary election is heating up, fueled by broad voter distress over crime and public safety. Major contests…

The deep state is no conspiracy theory

20 January 2022 2:56 am

In 1958, Aldous Huxley foresaw a congestion of power able to shape and defy popular will. “Under the relentless thrust…

What Functional America wants

8 December 2021 2:56 pm

The United States is still rich enough to meet higher-order needs and call them entitlements. The decades-long response to race,…

The professor versus the progressive elect

22 November 2021 2:04 pm

In his timely new book Woke Racism, Columbia linguistics professor John McWhorter examines the force of an ascendant political religion…

Woke California bans boys and girls toy sections

14 October 2021 2:58 pm

Last week, signing a batch of pet bills to end the legislative session, Governor Gavin Newsom made California the first…

California is falling apart

13 September 2021 3:11 pm

After a month-long mail-in vote, the campaign to recall California governor Gavin Newsom is ending. If Newsom obtains a majority,…