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Trump proposal supports citizenship path for up to 1.8 million ‘dreamers’

Salty Sailor & the Fireman


THE SALTY SAILOR and the FIREMAN The views this mother has about Donald Trump are much like many other people. Her characterization of Trump as the “Salty Sailor” or as “The Fireman” paint an excellent picture!! She has written many great books about her son and family. This is a Comment from KAREN VAUGHN, Mother…


Washington’s Farewell Warning


George Washington’s Warning on Disunity We can still learn a lot from Washington’s Farewell Address. Richard Lim September 20, 2018 Sept. 19 is the 222nd anniversary of the publication of President George Washington’s Farewell Address. Appearing in newspapers nationwide, it announced Washington’s intention to retire from public life after his second term. For most of…


Saturday Quotes


“The Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people; it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government – lest it come to dominate our lives and interests.”  – Patrick Henry – “The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the…


NY Times: Where Laws Come From?


By Michael Farris October 22, 2018 Transgender “Laws”, Trump, the New York Times, and Constitutional Democracy The New York Times breathlessly condemned President Trump for dismantling the “laws” creating legal “rights” for transgendered persons. The only problem is there are no such federal laws. Laws are made by Congress. Obama issued countless executive edicts purporting…


A Positive Midterm Take!


Midterm Elections Over – What Happens Now? By Robert B. Charles    November 7, 2018 With the midterms over, two questions loom:  What happened?  And what does it mean?  The first is vote tallying, some analysis.  The second is more complicated, putting puzzle pieces together, figuring out exactly what happens next, where these results lead us. A…


Subprime Mortgage Crisis


How the Federal Government Created the Subprime Mortgage Crisis Rather than a failure of the free market, the federal government was directly complicit in the mortgage market’s spectacular ramp-up and eventual collapse. Daniel Press September 14, 2018 If anything symbolizes the American dream, it is home ownership—an asset that is viewed as part of a…


Robber Baron History


How the Myth of the ‘Robber Barons’ Began—and Why It Persists The widely-accepted “history” of America’s Gilded Age was grossly inaccurate, but it told a compelling story that many fell for hook, line, and sinker. Burton W. Folsom September 21, 2018 Capitalism Worked, but We Were Told It Didn’t We study history to learn from…


Your Vote is Important


Add These Voter Fraud Cases to the Growing List Jason Snead  April 19, 2018 Despite the lack of media coverage, evidence of election fraud continues to mount. This week, The Heritage Foundation added 26 new entries to its election fraud database, bringing the searchable ledger to a total of 1,132 proven instances of election fraud. That…


A Courageous Teacher


John Taylor Gatto (1935-2018): Remembering America’s Most Courageous Teacher Gatto leaves behind a legacy that inspired thousands of people to challenge the premise on which our education system was built. Brittany Hunter October 29, 2018 It is with a heavy heart that we mourn the passing of a revolutionary educator, John Taylor Gatto. Gatto spent…


Losing America


It Doesn’t Matter If You Love The Constitution If Your Neighbors Don’t Know What It Says Our constitutional culture is falling apart. We should remedy it before it’s too late. By Akhil Rajasekar OCTOBER 25, 2018 The Constitution of the United States was created with a simple purpose: to limit government. Imbued with various separations and specific…


Saturday Quotes–Sam Adams


The following are from Revolutionary hero, Sam Adams: “Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: first, a right to life; secondly, to liberty; thirdly to property; together with the right to support and defend them.” “The natural liberty of man is…not to be under the will or legislative authority of man.” “Every man…

Trump has followed a conservative path during his first year

Is the Fed Trying to Kill the Trump Economy?


By Bob Adelmann  October 15, 2018 William McChesney Martin, the ninth and longest running Chairman of the Federal Reserve, said “The Federal Reserve … is in the position of the chaperone who has ordered the punch bowl removed just when the party was really warming up.” Rudi Dornbusch, the German economist who worked for most…


Today, America Damaged by 14th Amendment


The Financial Weight of Anchor Babies The cost of children born to illegals puts in perspective the cost of building a border wall. Nate Jackson · Oct. 19, 2018 As another “caravan” of an estimated 4,000 illegals heads toward the U.S. — specially timed and weaponized by activists for the November elections — House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy…


Entitlements Are Killing Us


Mitch McConnell And Democrats Mutually Reassure Our National Destruction From Entitlements Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell should be reminded that two wrongs don’t make a right when it comes to fixing entitlements. By Christopher Jacobs OCTOBER 19, 2018 Sometimes, as parents often remind children in their youth, two wrongs don’t make a right. This held true on…


UBI: Universal Basic Income


Giving Away Money Won’t End Poverty, but It Will Destroy Something Special About America by Jarrett Stepman   October 25, 2018 One of the left’s hot new policy ideas is simply to give money to everyone to end poverty. And of course, California is leading the charge. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., proposed a national plan last week that…


Cultural Marxism


Cultural Marxism Is the Main Source of Modern Confusion—and It’s Spreading   While Marxism has largely disappeared from the workers’ movement, Marxist theory flourishes today in cultural institutions, in the academic world, and in the mass media. Antony Mueller October 18, 2018 Another name for the neo-Marxism of increasing popularity in the United States  is “cultural Marxism.” This…

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