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Disunited America

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org Febuary 20, 2019   Disunited America     Prior to the Democrats becoming the anti-American political party of Identity Politics, whites, blacks, and Puerto Ricans could laugh at themselves and at one another. Dean Martin turned a roast, in which good humored fun is poked at a prominent […]

The race and gender hatreds instilled by identity Politics have not only produced a humorless country but also a disunited country.

Patrick J. Buchanan

Will Diversity Be the Death of the Democrats?

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com Febuary 20, 2019   Will Diversity Be the Death of the Democrats?   Both of America’s great national parties are coalitions. But it is the Democratic Party that never ceases to celebrate diversity — racial, religious, ethnic, cultural — as its own and as America’s “greatest strength.” Understandably so, for the […]


AOC and the Green Great Leap Forward

By William L. Anderson Mises Institute February 12, 2019   AOC and the Green Great Leap Forward   In what its supporters have claimed is “visionary,” the congressional media darling, Alexandria Occasio-Cortez (AOC) has released her short-awaited Green New Deal , and she has called for nothing short of destruction of life as we have known it: Rep. Alexandria […]

AOC and the Green Great Leap Forward

Rand Paul just exposed the political theater behind the fight over the border wall by explaining that democrats already passed a similar bill before Trump.

‘Most Democrats Voted for a Wall Before’: Rand Paul Exposes Two-Party Scam

By Matt Agorist Free Thought Project February 5, 2019   ‘Most Democrats Voted for a Wall Before’: Rand Paul Exposes Two-Party Scam Rand Paul just exposed the political theater behind the fight over the border wall by explaining that democrats already passed a similar bill before Trump.     Countering the narrative of mainstream media and […]


The Socialist’s Burden

By Karen Kwiatkowski LewRockwell.com February 1, 2019   The Socialist’s Burden     …is becoming unbearable.  I am moved to pity by what I am seeing, and while this isn’t a 2019 prediction, perhaps it is an early obituary.  The tweeting AOC is the canary in the social-political coal mine, or perhaps the caged birds of Birdbox, high-pitched, precarious, […]

Karen Kwiatkowski

What Shutdown? Federal Spending per Day Is Down Only 7 Percent

What Shutdown? Federal Spending per Day Is Down Only 7 Percent

By Mark Brandly Mises Institute January 25, 2019   What Shutdown? Federal Spending per Day Is Down Only 7 Percent   In our Principles of Microeconomics courses, we sometimes consider whether a firm should shutdown some line of production. A firm shuts down when it ceases operations, when it closes down and stops its production. […]


Elizabeth Warren’s Annual Wealth Confiscation Tax Would “Redistribute” 2.75 Trillion Dollars Over 10 Years

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog January 25, 2019   Elizabeth Warren’s Annual Wealth Confiscation Tax Would “Redistribute” 2.75 Trillion Dollars Over 10 Years     Elizabeth Warren is making it exceedingly clear that she is a socialist, and that is quite frightening considering the fact that she could potentially become our next president.  Unless some really […]

Elizabeth Warren’s Annual Wealth Confiscation Tax Would “Redistribute” 2.75 Trillion Dollars Over 10 Years

The Obama/New York Times Plot To Overthrow Trump

The Obama/New York Times Plot To Overthrow Trump

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute January 15, 2019   The Obama/New York Times Plot To Overthrow Trump   Another “blockbuster” report on Trump’s “ties” to Russia has fizzled into nothingness, as the New York Times’ piece over the weekend on an FBI counterintelligence investigation opened against the president was riddled with holes and absurdities. What […]


Karl Marx and the Great Socialist Revival

By James Bovard Mises Institute January 11, 2019   Karl Marx and the Great Socialist Revival   Socialism’s popularity is reviving in America. Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez captured a seat in the new Congress and is calling for confiscatory tax rates at the same time Democratic Socialist candidates are thriving in many areas of the nation. The Washington […]

Karl Marx and the Great Socialist Revival

“Green” Socialism is Still Socialism

“Green” Socialism is Still Socialism

By Thomas DiLorenzo LewRockwell.com January 7, 2019   “Green” Socialism is Still Socialism     Upon taking control of the U.S. House of Representatives the first thing America’s Marxist Party did was to propose a Soviet-style, communistic destruction of American capitalism labeled a “Green New Deal.”  The Party chose as its spokesperson for this totalitarian venture […]


The Sam Adams Award and Me

By Karen Kwiatkowski LewRockwell.com December 13, 2018   The Sam Adams Award and Me     I am indeed honored to have received the 2018 Sam Adams Award, and as with so many things, timing is everything.  The Rob Reiner movie Shock and Awe was released in the US last summer, a very watchable drama documenting US government […]

Karen Kwiatkowski