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Unhinged Democrats

Can someone tell me… why?

“Truth dies in darkness.” So do starving people. Living in one of the most prosperous countries in the history of the world, I am dumbstruck by the number of liberals, progressives, and communists who would push Americans into Venezuelan-style inflation, starvation, and socialism.

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The Accidental Marxist, Part 2

A former state representative responded to my recent post about the Marxist nature (those who have more, pay more, simply because they can) of many of our taxes.  He justified the existence of rate-based taxes by quoting a bank robber:

Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive_ - C.S. Lewis [267x598] PInterest

Will America Survive

American’s have become enslaved by their desire to have money. I recognize this is a blanket statement and that necessities are purchased with money, the point is that Americans have in many ways a distorted perspective on what constitutes necessities.

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Integrity

Several years ago, during a Presidential Primary, I, along with two other men both younger than myself, were in Dover, New Hampshire, with a reporter doing an interview over lunch.  The reporter asked me, “what is it that you are looking for in a candidate?”