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Tag: Tea Party
Trump to bail out farmers

Tariffs are taxes. They cost consumers and taxpayers. Bailouts also cost taxpayers. We get where Trump is going with the whole “trade war” thing but taxes and bailouts are bad. We are taxed enough already, and we certainly shouldn’t be...

Is the (Tea) Party Over?

This is where the TEA Party was birthed. And this was ACTUAL RESISTANCE. It was the most spontaneous political eruption I’ve ever seen and may ever see. There was no institutional power behind The Ron Paul Revolution. It was...

How the Nazis Used Gun Control

“The Weimar Republic’s well-intentioned gun registry became a tool for evil.” The attached article is from 2013 but it is worthwhile in the wake of the most recent shooting. Many people on the “Left,” or at least the...

Everyone Has Forgotten the Downside to Debt

“The only people who care are the libertarians, who seem horribly out of touch.”* Debt? You mean there are consequences associated with this stuff? (From Bloomberg View) It looks like trillion-dollar deficits are going to be a staple of the U.S....

Leftists Now Rushing to Defend CIA Torture Advocates

In a recent post we wondered what had happened to the “question authority” part of the American Left. It seems as if the the lockstep “progressives” have completely crushed the spark of humanity that existed in many “good liberals”...