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Tag: FDR
These Eight Words Helped Cause the Great Depression

Can the entire story of the worst economic disaster in American history really be told from just eight words in a political party’s platform? In this case, yes. Here are the fateful words that introduced the second section of the...

White House releases 55-page, $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan

We always shudder when we hear the word “infrastructure.” It is too often a codeword for crony capitalist make-work projects. Remember Obama’s whole “shovel ready” bit. We saw what that got us. Big projects usually require big contractors. They...

Durbin’s Dim ‘History’ Lesson

“Well, I NEVER!” – Dick Durban (From The National Review) I think Trump’s sh**hole comment was bad, and I have a G-File coming out shortly explaining why. But I just heard Dick Durbin say, “I cannot believe in this...

The Eight Marks of Fascist Policy

I think that it is fair to say that many, particularly on what is called the American “Left” don’t really understand what fascism is. In fairness, now that I think about it, the same could probably be said...

Poll: Voters Want Trump To Respect State Marijuana Laws

Drugs are supposed to be an issue left to the states. That is the constitutional position in our estimation. The prohibitionists had to pass an amendment to outlaw booze. Other drugs were basically declared illegal federally by an overreaching Roosevelt...