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Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Is Obama’s Inept Foreign Policy Incompetent Or Intentional?

Maybe Obama wants the United States to decline into third-rate status in world affairs.

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Liberal-Progressives Will Teach Us What To Think

‘Academic Justice’: Inside the Abyss of the Academy, which appears on the FrontPage website, conjures up visions of ruthless, all-encompassing political rule by George Orwell’s Big Brother in the novel 1984.  Arthur Koestler’s Darkness at Noon, based on Stalin’s 1938 purges of dissidents in the Moscow show trials, also comes to mind.

The common theme is that no one, under liberal-progressive ‘social justice,’ can be allowed to express opinions other than those approved by the ruling intellectual elite.  Anyone who ventures to question the elite must be liquidated, or at least, in the manner of the Democrat/Socialist Party, tarred with the brush of treason and racism.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Our Unconstitutionally Established Religion Of Socialism

Is socialism a secular religion?  And is inculcating it at public expense in our schools violating the First Amendment’s prohibition of establishing a religion?

Monday, February 17, 2014

Is The Constitution No More Than Whatever Public Opinion Will Tolerate?

Liberal-progressive legal theorists have in recent decades touted the conception that the delegates who wrote the Constitution in 1787 didn’t really mean to make amending the Constitution so difficult.  Evolving public opinion does the job without formal amendments.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

New York City Is Becoming USSR On The Hudson

Progressive Values in Action?
New York’s city council has some strange priorities.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Crushing Power of Our Collectivist Political State

Obama is again ignoring the Constitution, specifically the Fifth Amendment which protects individuals’ property rights, as well as the Ninth and Tenth Amendments of the Bill of Rights.

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Obama Feints To The Left

Unable to defend ObamaCare, neither its effects, nor its implementation, Obama tries to change the subject of conversation.

The Inequality Smokescreen, on the FrontPage website, by Bruce Thornton.

The Moral Content of ObamaCare

Desiring universal, affordable medical care is commendable. 

But incorporating within ObamaCare a Procrustean transfer of wealth from the young to other political interest groups is hardly a defensible moral proposal.  Nor is creating a bureaucratic Leviathan that costs more than our society is producing, one that will survive only on ever-expanding Federal deficit spending.

Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Have A Joyous Christmas

From the Commentary website:  Nobody Should Fear a Merry Christmas

Friday, December 20, 2013

ObamaCare: An Assault By The Left-Wing Minority

The reincarnation of liberal-progressive President Woodrow Wilson (without the political skill).