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Paying the Fee to See the Private Grave of Karl Marx

Highgate_Cemetery Karl Marx

I love these kinds of stories—when the incongruity between concept and reality exposes the ideological cracks in leftist thinking. It turns out that the privately owned cemetery, Highgate Cemetery in London, where Karl Marx is buried charges a fee to

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How 'Feeling the Bern' Will Lead Us to Total Economic Collapse


“The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other peoples’ money.” – Margaret Thatcher As economist Milton Friedman famously said, there’s no free lunch. What he meant was that money doesn’t simply materialize from the ether, rather,

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Why Socialism Doesn't Work, as Learned by a Waiter


“In practice, socialism didn’t work. But socialism could never have worked because it is based on false premises about human psychology and society, and gross ignorance of human economy.” – David Horowitz I had a topic in mind for today’s

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Why It’s Easy to Believe in Socialism Today


It’s easy to believe in socialism in modern America. It’s easy to hear about everyone working together for the common good, the government making sure everyone plays nice, and free and affordable everything for everyone and think, “Well that sounds

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70 "Pro-Choice" Democrats Want to Force You to Pay for Abortions

all in abortion

You’ve seen the bumper stickers that read, “Don’t like abortions? Don’t have one.” It’s the same argument they use to support same-sex marriage. Making things like gay marriage and abortion legal, while you may not like those things, doesn’t harm

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The Difference Between the Lottery and Wall Street

Wall Street

Yesterday, I wrote an article about a deceptive shift of language from “income inequality” to “income inequity.” In it, I quoted Barack Obama, who recently claimed that hedge fund investors were the “nation’s lottery winners.” I think his dismissive assessment

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Income Inequality or Income Inequity? The Difference a Word Can Make

income inequity

I have been noticing a trend in recent discussions of income inequality. Commentators have started replacing income inequality with income inequity. At first, I thought this subtle shift was a result of ignorance. In our word-impoverished culture, the right words

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Social Security in Bigger Trouble Than We Thought


The Social Security Administration has been releasing heavily biased and overly optimistic numbers for about fifteen years, according to a new report by Harvard and Dartmouth: According to the report, the SSA’s actuarial projections in the 1980s underestimated revenues and

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What Happened to the American Middle Class?

working man middle class

There’s one term you’re not likely to hear much in this presidential election cycle: middle class. Apparently the term is political kryptonite right now, especially since no one really knows what it means and most Americans don’t identify as middle

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Why Isn’t the Tea Party Succeeding in Reducing Government?

Tea Party

If liberal fearmongers are correct, the Tea Party is at the very height of its power. Yet so many elected Tea Party Republicans have failed to rein in the federal government. They were elected on a promise none of them

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Gallup Poll: What’s America’s No. 1 Problem? … The Answer Might Surprise You

government is the problem

If you were to base your understanding of what’s wrong with America on the media, what do you think you would cite as America’s No. 1 problem? Racism? Global Warming? Terrorism? The economy? Immigration? Health Care? Nope. According to a

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Obama Supporters Happy With Obama’s Endorsement of Karl Marx for President

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I had no idea Karl Marx was even alive, much less running for president. And apparently, Obama’s endorsed him. (Well, that much we already knew.) At least according to the ever-ridiculous Mark Dice, who keeps trying to find that point

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