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When it was no longer sweet or noble to kill for the cause

August 6, 2010
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When it was no longer sweet or noble to kill for the cause

If the great history lesson of the 20th century is that socialism does not work then the watershed event in that tragic enlightenment was the one that took place in Moscow 50 years ago this month - the so-called "secret speech" delivered by Nikita Khrushchev to a closed session of the 20th congress of...
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Posted in Communism, Frauds & Scoundrels, Liberalism, Russia, Socialism, Terrorism | 5 Comments »

Obamacare Only Looks Worse Upon Further Review: Kevin Hassett

August 6, 2010
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Obamacare Only Looks Worse Upon Further Review: Kevin Hassett

One of the more illuminating remarks during the health-care debate in Congress came when House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told an audience that Democrats would “pass the bill so you can find out what’s in it, away from the fog of controversy.”
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Posted in Economics, Frauds & Scoundrels, HealthCare, Socialized, Socialism | No Comments »

Why the California Marriage Decision Must Be Appealed

August 6, 2010
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Why the California Marriage Decision Must Be Appealed

In the latest act of judicial arrogance, California district court judge Vaughn Walker has overturned California’s state marriage amendment. The amendment was enacted through a successful 2008 referendum in which more than 7 million Californians affirmed marriage between one man and one woman in their state constitution. Protectmarriage.c
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Posted in American Culture, American Law, Christianity, Gay Marriage, Judaism, Liberalism, Useful Idiots | No Comments »

The Washington War on Investment

August 6, 2010
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The Washington War on Investment

Will higher tax penalties on investment really spur jobs and faster economic growth? Most commentators would say no. It’s really a matter of economic common sense. But Tim Geithner says, Yes!
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Marriage and the Constitution

August 6, 2010
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Marriage and the Constitution

The federal same-sex marriage decision out of California sets into motion a sequence of events that will result in a Supreme Court earthquake two years from now. The Supreme Court can either vindicate traditional marriage, or forever redefine the most basic unit of human civilization.
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Posted in *HOT BUTTON ISSUES, American Constitution, American Culture, American Law, Gay Marriage, Liberalism, Newspeak | No Comments »

Booker T and the Reparations Hustle

August 6, 2010
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Booker T and the Reparations Hustle

Former slave Booker T. Washington, in a 1901 autobiographical book Up From Slavery, made the following poignant statement: When we rid ourselves of prejudice, or racial feeling, and look facts in the face, we must acknowledge that, notwithstanding the cruelty and moral wrong of slavery, the ten million Negroes inhabiting this country, who themselves...
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How Liberals Want to Control Your Life

August 5, 2010
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How Liberals Want to Control Your Life

Terence P. Jeffrey doesn’t mince words in his new book about the Obama Administration’s goals for remaking America. “Modern American liberals … would like to see the government exercise more control over our movement, our retirement income, our heathcare, our private property, our speech,” Jeffrey warns.
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The Great Guy Theory of History

August 5, 2010
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We consider today the sad case of Charlie Rangel, the beloved 20-term Congressman from New York City. You've probably heard of the Great Man Theory of History. The Charlie Rangel story can be explained by the Great Guy Theory of History. Men have a shorthand way of sorting through the torrents of human behavior....
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Networks Ignore Missouri Voters’ Rejection of ObamaCare, Instead Celebrate Obama’s Birthday

August 5, 2010
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Networks Ignore Missouri Voters’ Rejection of ObamaCare, Instead Celebrate Obama’s Birthday

In the first voter referendum on ObamaCare, Missourians on Tuesday overwhelmingly (by 71 to 29 percent) backed Proposition C which called upon the state to enact a statute to “deny the government authority to penalize citizens for refusing to purchase private health insurance,”
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Posted in Frauds & Scoundrels, Liberalism, Mass Media, Media Bias, Newspeak, Politics, Television | No Comments »

Environmentalism is dead — long live environmentalism!

August 4, 2010
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Environmentalism is dead — long live environmentalism!

I was recently invited to speak to C-Fact, a conservative environmentalist group at the University of Minnesota. To some this might sound about as weird as saying I was invited to speak to a group of Socialist Yachtsmen in Monaco. Of course, there are plenty of yachtsmen who are more or less socialists (whether...
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Posted in *HOT BUTTON ISSUES, Environmentalism, Fascism, Global Warming/Carbon Trading, Socialism, Totalitarianism | No Comments »