Jack Hunter

Jack Hunter

Jack Hunter, "The Southern Avenger," is a radio personality for WTMA 1250 AM in Charleston, South Carolina, a columnist for The Charleston City Paper, and a contributing editor for Young American Revolution.


Terror!

Casualties of Diversity

Casualties of Diversity

Nov 15 2009

When alleged killer Nidal Malik Hasan went on a murderous rampage at Fort Hood Texas last week, the Muslim Army psychiatrist reportedly shouted “Allahu Akbar,”

National Bankruptcy

George W. Obama

George W. Obama

Nov 06 2009

During last year’s Republican National Convention, South Carolina GOP leaders were regularly calling in to WTMA talk radio in Charleston to provide event coverage. On

Ideology

Whither the Alternative Right?

Whither the Alternative Right?

Nov 03 2009

Long before I supported Ron Paul for president and in general, I was a staunch Pat Buchanan conservative. I still am. Giving my opinion on

District of Corruption

Capitol Hill Hos

Capitol Hill Hos

Oct 29 2009

I don’t know much about economics. What I do know is that so many so-called “experts,” including politicians and economists, are wrong far more often

Law

Hate Is Not a Crime

Hate Is Not a Crime

Oct 27 2009

When openly gay college student Matthew Shepard was targeted, tortured and murdered in 1998 the story made national headlines. Soon after, MTV sent a camera

Media

FOX Hunt

FOX Hunt

Oct 23 2009

The Obama administration’s decision to treat FOX News as a political opponent rather than a viable news outlet has angered many conservatives. Not me. FOX

Taki's TV

Taki TV – The Myth of Objective Journalism

Taki TV – The Myth of Objective Journalism

Oct 22 2009

The Obama administration is foolish to believe that only FOX News is guilty of what White House communications director Anita Dunn calls “opinion journalism masquerading

GOP

Balloon Boy

Balloon Boy

Oct 20 2009

When a runaway hot-air balloon reported to be carrying a six-year-old boy made headlines last week, many were surprised to find out it had all

Taki's TV

Taki TV – Lindsey Graham’s Hot Air Conservatism

Taki TV – Lindsey Graham’s Hot Air Conservatism

Oct 19 2009

How Lindsey Graham-style “conservatism” is anything but, and why there’s signs that the South Carolina Senator and his Republican Party might not be able to

GOP

lindsey’s Party

lindsey’s Party

Oct 16 2009

It’s hard to imagine a Republican more useless than South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham. Whether spearheading legislation that would grant amnesty to millions of illegal

Taki's TV

Taki TV – Lindsey Graham vs. Ron Paul

Taki TV – Lindsey Graham vs. Ron Paul

Oct 15 2009

South Carolina’s liberal senator wants to read the the conservative Texas Congressman and his limited goverment philosophy out of the Republican Party.

War

The Nobel Police Prize

The Nobel Police Prize

Oct 13 2009

Gauging politicians and pundits’ various reactions to President Obama winning the Nobel Peace Prize last week was amusing. Even more amusing was the reaction from

Taki's TV

Taki TV – The Nobel Police Prize

Taki TV – The Nobel Police Prize

Oct 12 2009

How Obama recieving the Nobel Peace Prize is more about perceived “peace” than the reality that this president’s foreign policy differs little from the last.

Media

Cosmetic Conservative

Cosmetic Conservative

Oct 09 2009

Describing what he sees as the relative powerlessness of talk radio, New York Times columnist David Brooks wrote last week: “Let us take a trip

Taki's TV

Taki TV – David Brooks Cosmetic Conservatism

Taki TV – David Brooks Cosmetic Conservatism

Oct 08 2009

How New York Times columnist David Brooks call to “reform” the conservative movement is nothing more than an attempt to put a new face on

War

Iran, Iran So Far Away

Iran, Iran So Far Away

Oct 06 2009

Whenever I discuss the colossal mistake that was (is) the Iraq war and the embarrassing lack of WMDs, some defender of that war always insists

Taki's TV

Taki TV – Iran, Iran So Far Away

Taki TV – Iran, Iran So Far Away

Oct 05 2009

How the Washington leaders and national media who lied us into war with Iraq are more than willing to do the same with Iran.

Zeitgeist

Everybody’s Racist

Everybody’s Racist

Oct 02 2009

Having the moniker “Southern Avenger” is like being named “Malcolm X.” Both have racial connotations and people assume the best or worst depending on their

Taki's TV

Taki TV – Everybody’s Racist

Taki TV – Everybody’s Racist

Oct 01 2009

If everything and anything can be considered “racist” - then nothing is.

Old School

The Need to Secede

The Need to Secede

Sep 29 2009

In a recent column for the Charleston City Paper, I explained how my moniker, the "€œSouthern Avenger,"€ came from my advocating for states"€™ rights and

Taki's TV

Taki TV – The Sanity of Secession

Taki TV – The Sanity of Secession

Sep 28 2009

How states’ rights and secession is far from “crazy” and was a concept fully embraced by celebrated American diplomat and adviser George Kennan and his

Media

An Unpatriotic Conservative

An Unpatriotic Conservative

Sep 25 2009

When FOX News host Glenn Beck said during an interview with Katie Couric this week, "€œJohn McCain would have been worse for the country than

Taki's TV

Taki TV – Why Mark Levin Hates Glenn Beck

Taki TV – Why Mark Levin Hates Glenn Beck

Sep 24 2009

When FOX News Glenn Beck told CBS News Katie Kouric that the country would have been worse off if McCain had won, the subtext to

Politics

“€œ9/12″€ Delusions

“€œ9/12″€ Delusions

Sep 22 2009

South Carolina’s Jim DeMint is one of my favorite Republicans. The senator’s unwavering opposition to government spending—from “stimulus” and national healthcare to auditing the Federal

Taki's TV

Taki TV – Lessons Not Learned: Jim DeMint, 9/11 and Limited Government

Taki TV – Lessons Not Learned: Jim DeMint, 9/11 and Limited Government

Sep 21 2009

How Republicans like Senator Jim DeMint who still support the “War on Terror” in Iraq and Afghanistan not only make another terrorist attack more likely

Obamania

In Search of Anti-Semitism (and Racism)

In Search of Anti-Semitism (and Racism)

Sep 18 2009

When former president Jimmy Carter criticized the treatment of Palestinians by the Israeli government in his 2006 book Palestine Peace Not Apartheid, he was immediately