Have We Become A Socially Liberal Nation? If So, Does That Mean Conservatives Are Wrong?

Are we a center-right nation, a center-left nation, a right-right nation, a left-left nation, or a center-center-center-freaking-center nation? We hear these terms bandied about constantly in reference to the overall trajectory of our society, and though I firmly believe we are indeed a center-right nation at this point, I think we are moving toward the left in many ways. Enter a new Gallup poll. According to Gallup: “Thirty-one percent of Americans describe their views on social issues as generally Read more […]

Opinion Polls Are Cancer To A Democracy

“The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground.” –Winston Churchill The strength of our nation is found at its core in its morals. Its ability to understand the difference between what feels good and what is righteous. Every day America’s morality is being reshaped by the use of public opinion polls; polls our government conveniently points to as an accurate estimation of ideological fact. If you are frustrated by an unresponsive government, Read more […]

From Gridlock to Fiat; the Dangers of Senate Rule Changes

Senate Majority Leader, Harry Reid (D.) is wagging his scrawny finger and whining for changes to Senate rules in the hopes that the Democrat Party, his party, can shove the opposition aside and pass federal legislation at will. On Monday, Nov. 26 2012, our system of governing although gridlocked did its job and the American people were spared poorly written and illegal legislation. After hours of debate concerning the Sportsmen’s Act of 2012 (S. 3525) a procedural vote requested by Republican, Read more […]