Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Thanks for the Candor, Chuck

“Let me tell you, you take on the intelligence community, they have six ways from Sunday to get back at you. So, even for...

Donald Trump, Hawk

Donald Trump is no peacenik. Leave aside Trump's proclamation that he "love war" and unpredictability, and that he is more "militaristic" than anyone. Forget...

About Flag-Burning

"It is the right of everyone to express their opinion, choose a profession and practice it, to dispose of property, and even to abuse...

America’s Counter-Revolution Reviewed

Independent historian (and old friend) Joseph R. Stromberg reviewed America's Counter-Revolution: The Constitution Revisited at The American Conservative magazine website. He opens "The Federalists' Revenge" with: America’s...

Obamacare Continues Its Predicted Slide

All the negatives predicted for Obamacare (the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act) are coming to pass. But what would you expect of a program...

Your Tax Dollars at Work

“Judgments are not intended to imply that we have proof that shows something to be a fact.” -- "Declassified Intelligence Community Assessment of Russian...

TGIF: Trade is a Labor-Saving “Device”

Democratic politics makes savvy people stupid, at least when they act politically. This has long been demonstrated, and it applies both to voters and...

US Created Cyberwarfare

"One can reasonably argue that Washington started the practice of cyber-warfare and has been a long-time practitioner of both regime change and election tampering...

A Question for Progressives

Gary Leupp asks a good question: "How can the progressive anti-Trump movement move forward, if it either embraces this narrative of Russian 'interference in the...

America’s Counter-Revolution Reviewed

My thanks to Winton Bates of Australia for his review of America's Counter-Revolution: The Constitution Revisited. "Did the framers of the U.S. Constitution intend it...