Kidding ourselves

by Susan Olsen April 19, 2015

“The truth is the American citizen has no way to bestow her will on the political process any longer. Slowly and methodically over the past 100 years we the people have been relegated to just a logistical function in the political process i.e. we are the coin in the coin toss.. heads Dems or tails […]

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Notable Quote – Prof. David Corbin & Matt Parks

by Skip April 15, 2014

From a longer piece at The Federalist (go read the whole thing, emphasis here is mine): …Americans, Madison argues, are natural republicans–republicans in their heads and in their hearts, determined to show the world that “self-government” is possible. The republican principle, as Madison defines it later in the essay, requires “a government which derives all its […]

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Dr. Paul Rahe – the real problem that the Republican Party faces is not campaigning, technology, or GOTV

by Skip December 4, 2012

The money lines: The deepest source of our present discontents is the sexual revolution. Our abandonment of chastity as a norm has had dire political consequences. Her right to be promiscuous trumps our right to the fruits of our own labor. From commenter John Walker (a self described “flaming libertarian”):  The libertarian society in which […]

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