A Change Is Coming: Obama Is Not The Only One

Winston Churchill said: “Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.” Ever since the beginning of his run for president, Obama has been labeled a socialist by many conservatives. It is true that he is a socialist, just as it is true that he knowingly lied about Americans being able to keep their healthcare plans if they liked them. But something much worse is right in front of us; something we don’t necessarily Read more […]

Gov’t To Business Owners: “Your Opinions Are Wrong, Ours Are Enforceable”

The Huffington Post reports that the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), which would band employers from discriminating against potential employees on the basis of sexual orientation or “gender identity,” could be coming up for a vote in the Senate any time now. The bill was introduced to the Senate back in April by Senator Jeff Merkley, of Oregon. He told HuffPo, “Americans understand that it’s time to make sure our LGBT friends and family are treated fairly and have the same opportunities. Read more […]

John Kerry and This Little Thing Called the Internet

In a recent speech at the U.S. Embassy in Brazil, John Kerry made some very telling remarks about the difficulties of governance in the digital age: I’m a student of history, and I love to go back and . . . think about the 18th, 19th centuries and the balance of power and how difficult it was for countries to advance their interests and years and years of wars. And we sometimes say to ourselves, boy, aren’t we lucky. Well, folks, ever since the end of the Cold War, forces have been unleashed Read more […]

Unknown Laws Provide A Bonanza For “Law Enforcement”

This story is quite revealing: “Web of environmental rules threatens Gulf Coast businesses with jail, steep fines.” “As head of a family-run business in North Carolina that takes customers on deep-sea fishing trips, Gould is just one of a growing group who say they have suffered at the hands of regulators imposing stiff fines and disproportionate penalties. The government tells him when, where and what he can catch. ‘Total control of your life – that’s what they want,’ said Gould. Read more […]