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The Trouble Isn't Liberals; It's Progressives

The Trouble Isn't Liberals; It's Progressives

Like the author of the attached article I hate to completely give up the term “liberal.” Liberal used to be such a good word. It stood for limited government and human freedom and thought unbridled. Then FDR had to come

Last Chance for GOP Establishment: Nominate Bush or Christie

Last Chance for GOP Establishment: Nominate Bush or Christie

The 2016 nomination isn’t that far away. The horses are lining up at the gates, and various hopefuls are chomping at the bit. Rand Paul, Chris Christie, and Jeb Bush may be among the hopeful. Such may also be the

Has the Cronystocracy Killed the American Dream?

Has the Cronystocracy Killed the American Dream?

For as long as there has been an “American Dream,” there have likely been people who insisted that it was dead. But it’s funny. No one really knows what the “American Dream” actually is. In recent years we have been

Hillary Clinton Hit List Revealed

Hillary Clinton Hit List Revealed

I think there is a very real case to be made that anyone who has a lifelong aspiration for the job of US President has something seriously wrong with them. Who would want the power so much as to subject

How Motown Gets Its Mojo Back, Rand Paul's 'Freedom Zone' Idea

How Motown Gets Its Mojo Back, Rand Paul's 'Freedom Zone' Idea

This week, Senator Rand Paul, who is likely running for president, suggested that Congress act to pass legislation which would declare Detroit an economic “freedom zone.” That is to lower taxes in Detroit to near 0% levels, spurring business activity

How Could Pope Francis Be so Wrong on Capitalism?

How Could Pope Francis Be so Wrong on Capitalism?

I have to say that I was saddened by Pope Francis’s recent assertion that “rampant capitalism” is a source of many of the world’s ills. I say this as a former Catholic, who still appreciates the Church and the spirit

Chinese, American Cronyism Converges at JP Morgan

Chinese, American Cronyism Converges at JP Morgan

The New York Times reports that JP Morgan hired the sons and daughters of high level Chinese officials in order to buy access and to generally curry favor in the land of the Red Dragon. I just can’t believe it. There’s shadiness

Obamcare Disaster Exposes What Happens When Govt Too Big Not to Fail

Obamcare Disaster Exposes What Happens When Govt Too Big Not to Fail

Obamacare is a crony capitalist vehicle: created in haste, against the will of the majority of Americans; put together by political hacks; enforced by the most hated agency of the United States government; which forced the cancellation of millions of

Federal Bureaucrats Shut Down Alabama Business

Federal Bureaucrats Shut Down Alabama Business

The company has 17 trucks and 30 employees. Two of the trucks apparently had a defective tire on them when inspected, and the federal government cited the company and sent a letter demanding a “Plan of Corrective Action.”  The letter

No Honor Among Cronies: What's Really Behind the JP Morgan Fine

No Honor Among Cronies: What's Really Behind the JP Morgan Fine

“My administration is the only thing between you and the pitchforks.” – Barack Obama March 27, 2009 The president was speaking to the heads of America’s largest banks in the White House shortly after his election. At this extraordinary meeting,

Krugman Is Wrong on Stimulus Spending… Again

The fact that Paul Krugman received the Nobel Prize in economics makes sense given that both Al Gore and Obama received the Nobel Peace Prize. But that is the only way that it makes sense. In his December 29th column