Matt Boomer

Writer, Election Tracker | A&L

“Ron Swanson for President”

  • How Not to Save the World

    Tackling the great challenges to human well-being - poverty, disease, starvation, etc. around the world - has occupied our minds for centuries. How do we save the world? Well, I've written a thesis

  • A Plague of Sequels

    Last week, James Cameron confirmed plans for four sequels to 2009's Avatar over the

  • There is No Right Side of History

    Take it from a history major: history is not what you think it is. History is written by the victors. History is filled with liars. The people who crafted it were the ones who had the power and r

  • Profiles in Hypocrisy: The Panama Papers and Protectionism

    The United States polices international tax evasion with the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)

  • Censorship: Not Even Once

    The path of free expression is beset on all sides by the iniquities of the Donald and the tyranny of social-justice warriors. [caption id="attachment_812" align="aligncenter" width="300"]

  • Who was the Real Che?

    President Obama caught flak Monday for an unfortunate photo-op from his visit to C