Backlash Against Leftism: The Expected Victory for the Right in France Elections

In 2012 France elected a new president, unlike what we did that year, unfortunately. He was the uber-rich François Hollande and he ran on the French Socialist Party ticket. (Interestingly, although President Obama is “not” a socialist, his policies are very similar to Mr. Hollande’s. Who knows how that could be?) After two years of driving the wealth and the wealthy out of France, having lax immigration policies, and allowing Islam to run rampant, Hollande has an approval rating of 19 percent. Read more […]

A 75% Tax?

“Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant that only an intellectual could ignore or evade it.” – Thomas Sowell I seem to recall time when American values included the success of capitalism. The rise from an individual of little means to a CEO used to something that was celebrated; it was a sign of American ingenuity, and the power of drive. Somewhere along the road, that once celebrated story became marred by the resentment of others. Once envy wrapped its strong arms around certain Read more […]

Nuclear France Extremely Dangerous

In France, early Monday morning, a band of Greenpeace activists broke into a French nuclear power plant and hung protest banners. Fortunately for France and the rest of the world, these activists had no desire to do any damage or to hurt anyone. Over the last few years’ environmentalist groups have staged several break-ins at French nuclear facilities to highlight the dangers of atomic power, but also to show that there are security issues at these power facilities. What if the next time Read more […]