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Victor Davi Hanson: Let Down at the Top

Victor Davi Hanson: Let Down at the Top

By Victor Davis Hanson Our Baby Boomer elites, mired in excess and safe in their enclaves, have overseen the decay of our core cultural institutions. Since the Trojan War, generations have always trashed their own age in comparison to ages past. The idea of fated decadence and decline was a specialty of 19th-century German philosophy. […]

The Clothesline Project

The Clothesline Project

University of California and stem cell agency highest paid state workers

University of California and stem cell agency highest paid state workers

. California taxpayers paid out big bucks to state workers in 2014. How much? More than the Gross Domestic Product of 100 countries, according to new data published by the State Controller’s office. In 2014, more than 650,000 state employees earned a total of $32 billion in wages and benefits. As part of her ongoing effort to […]

University of California Hikes Tuition to Fund Soaring Pensions of up to $350,000 a Year

University of California Hikes Tuition to Fund Soaring Pensions of up to $350,000 a Year

By Robert Fellner  . The University of California (UC) is implementing major changes to their retirement system to address its $12.1 billion unfunded liability, which has been cited as the driving factor behind recent tuition hikes. The proposed changes include a cap on pension benefits and the possibility of offering a 401(k) defined contribution plan […]

UC Students Vote To Divest … From America

UC Students Vote To Divest … From America

The University of California Student Association (UCSA) has passed a resolution calling on the university to divest itself from several world governments … including its own.