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Who Promoted Private Ryan?

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com May 10, 2016   Who Promoted Private Ryan?     Forty-eight hours after Donald Trump wrapped up the Republican nomination with a smashing victory in the Indiana primary, House Speaker Paul Ryan announced that he could not yet support Trump. In millennial teen-talk, Ryan told CNN’s Jake Tapper, “I’m just not […]

Who Promoted Private Ryan?

'Blacklisting' of Right-Wing Stories More Proof that Facebook 'Rules the News'

‘Blacklisting’ of Right-Wing Stories More Proof that Facebook ‘Rules the News’

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams May 10, 2016   ‘Blacklisting’ of Right-Wing Stories More Proof that Facebook ‘Rules the News’ Journalists from across the political spectrum raise concerns after former employees reveal manipulation of ‘trending’ bar     Revelations that Facebook may have regularly “blacklisted” conservative stories from the platform’s “trending” news section was met […]


The Arrogance of the Prom King

By Robert Ringer RobertRinger.com May 9, 2016   The Arrogance of the Prom King     Just when you think you’ve heard and seen it all in the Republican campaignathon, along comes prom king Paul Ryan displaying an arrogance that makes Donald Trump look like the Dalai Lama by comparison. Millions of American jaws must […]

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Celebrate the Decline

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. LewRockwell.com April 26, 2016   Celebrate the Decline   At the beginning of the year, I outlined three trends we should cheer. And now, just three months later, one of them is proceeding so rapidly that the bad guys are in an outright panic. Thus: a recent column in Commentary, […]


The Rule-or-Ruin Republicans

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com March 23, 2016   The Rule-or-Ruin Republicans   “Things reveal themselves passing away,” wrote W. B. Yeats. Whatever one may think of Donald Trump, his campaign has done us a service — exposing the underbelly of a decaying establishment whose repudiation by America’s silent majority is long overdue. According to […]

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Beltway Conservative Budget Plans Are Big Spending and Anti-Liberty

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute March 21, 2016 Beltway Conservative Budget Plans Are Big Spending and Anti-Liberty   According to a recent poll, 73 percent of all Americans oppose increases in federal spending. Since this anti-government spending sentiment is a major reason Republicans control the House and Senate, one would expect the Republican Congress […]


American exceptionalism presents an election made in hell

By William Blum WilliamBlum.org March 14, 2016   American exceptionalism presents an election made in hell     If the American presidential election winds up with Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump, and my passport is confiscated, and I’m somehow FORCED to choose one or the other, or I’m PAID to do so, paid well … […]

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Outside spending for 2016 election cycle hits $200m

By Alex Glorioso OpenSecrets.org February 15, 2016   Outside spending for 2016 hits $200m   This election cycle is flush with outside spending. As of today, super PACs, social welfare 501(c)(4) groups, trade associations, unions, parties and others (corporations, individuals etc) have spent $203.4 million this cycle. By this time in 2014, they’d spent less […]


Progressivism’s Vanquished Foe—Conservatism

By James Ostrowski LewRockwell.com January 31, 2016   Progressivism’s Vanquished Foe – Conservatism     Note: This is an excerpt from Progressivism: A Primer on the Idea Destroying America (2014).  After Progressivism replaced liberalism as America’s dominant ideology, liberals faded from the scene and, like the cheetah, almost went extinct.  From 1900 through 1960, as the […]

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Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin speaks during the Freedom Summit last week in Des Moines, Iowa. By most accounts, including Republican ones, it didn't go well. (Associated Press)

Sarah Palin’s scorched-earth plan for the GOP

By Neil Macdonald Last Updated: Jan 31, 2015 8:33 AM ET CBC News   Sarah Palin’s scorched-earth plan for the GOP Former Alaska governor challenges party to move sharply right   Sarah Palin, who now says she’s definitely interested in “serving” as president next year, made a speech last weekend at a gathering of Republican […]


Is the fix in? Has the establishment GOP already chosen the Republican nominee?

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism   Is the fix in? Has the establishment GOP already chosen the Republican nominee?   It is truly amazing is how hostile the leadership of the Republican Party is  to the people who actually make up the Republican Party. I can tell you first hand that the establishment GOP […]

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The Neocons, a Menace and Why?

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. Lew Rockwell.com December 30, 2014 The Neocon Menace   The ideological movement that calls itself neoconservative is small, potent, and extremely dangerous. Oh, and its members don’t like lewrockwell.com, either. Founded by followers of Leon Trotsky, they liked Lenin but not Stalin, who killed Trotsky. These left-wing intellectuals now run […]


Tax Consumers, Taxpayers, and the Cox Box

  Source: https://mises.org By Jim Cox Tax Consumers, Taxpayers, and the Cox Box   Years ago I joked that every economist’s highest goal was to have a graph or concept named for him or her. Among the existing ones are the Keynesian Cross Graph, the Edgeworth Box, the Phillip’s Curve, the Laffer Curve, Rothbard’s Law, […]

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