Monday, August 22, 2016

Notable Quote – Deirdre N. McCloskey

by Skip August 22, 2016

The enrichment [of the modern world] came mainly from bourgeois liberty and creativity unbridled, not from piling up constraints on voluntary deals or from redistributing what income we get from the deals. Wages and working conditions, after such shocking enrichment, are in fact determined largely by supply and demand, not by regulations passed by Congress […]

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Are the Police Racist?

by Steve MacDonald August 22, 2016
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Texas Judge Blocks Obama Bathroom Directive

by Steve MacDonald August 22, 2016
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A Judge has blocked the Obama Administration’s genderless bathroom directive. On Sunday, [Federal Judge Reed] O’Connor ruled that the federal education law, Title IX, “is not ambiguous” about sex being defined as “the biological and anatomical differences between male and female students as determined at their birth.” O’Connor concurred with Texas Republican state leaders who argued […]

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Republican House Speaker Shawn Jasper Endorsed By the SEIU

by Steve MacDonald August 22, 2016
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When you do the bidding of the Union Bosses they reward you. Hillary Clinton, Maggie Hassan, Carol Shea-Porter, Ann Kuster, Colin Van Ostern, Shawn Jasper. Republican NH House Speaker Shawn Jasper? Yup!    

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Is Planned Parenthood Killing Off Ride Services for Seniors?

by Steve MacDonald August 22, 2016
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A government-backed bus service for seniors in Sullivan County, New Hampshire, is scheduled to stop running on September 9th because it will run out of money. According to the Union Leader, the ‘non-profit’ needs $775,000.00 a year to stay operational, and in the past money has come primarily from the Feds via the NHDOT and […]

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Some Ideas Don’t Seem Like They Will Ever Work Because, People!

by Steve MacDonald August 22, 2016
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Theodore Dalrymple has some excellent thoughts on decriminalizing or legalizing drugs and why some ideas don’t seem like they will work because, people! The philosophic argument is that, in a free society, adults should be permitted to do whatever they please, always provided that they are prepared to take the consequences of their own choices […]

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