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Final Score: A Selection of Writings that Reflect Mitch Pearlstein’s Intellectual Prowess

Representing a portion of Mitch Pearlstein's varied writings on three key themes over the last 21 years, the essays in "Final Score" are just as relevant today as when they were first penned. From Education & Families to Economics & Politics and Culture & Race, Mitch's commentary on these topics is never devoid of intellectual rigor, civility, and respect for opinions and viewpoints that differ from his own. Request your copy today! ...

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States’ Most Interesting Google Searches During COVID-19

COVID-19 quickly disrupted our day to day life, leading many of us to Google in search of tips, tricks and workarounds to kill time and make the most out of the quarantine period of the coronavirus. Check out the most interesting thing each state was turning to Google for more than any other state. (Minnesota, you get me.) ...

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Goodbye, Columbus

A number of statues stand on the ground of the Minnesota Capitol. Since 1931, these have included a statue of Christopher Columbus. The Columbus monument was erected, in part, to honor Italian Americans. Left-wing activists have criticized the Columbus statue for some time, and in the wake of George Floyd’s death and the mania for destroying monuments that swept the country thereafter, activists decided to dismantle it. Their intention was no secret. Via Facebook, the activists announced their intent to take down the statue at 5:00 p.m. on June 10. Minnesota’s Department of Public Safety was aware of the planned attack on...

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The Truth About Crime, Race and Policing in America

Yesterday American Experiment hosted Heather Mac Donald for an online presentation on the conjunction of crime, race and policing, a topic on which Heather is acknowledged to be the country's leading expert. Her presentation is a comprehensive refutation of the myth of "systemic bias" in policing. The data prove the opposite. Here is yesterday's program, in its entirety: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qbMkYZGFVw0&feature=emb_logo...

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