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Notable Quote – Prof. Walter Williams: Socialism is EVIL

Emphasis mine: This is why socialism is evil. It employs evil means, confiscation and intimidation, to accomplish what are often seen as noble goals — namely, helping one’s fellow man. Helping one’s fellow man in need by reaching into one’s own pockets to do so is laudable and praiseworthy. Helping one’s fellow man through coercion …

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Progressivism-living-your-life

Notable Quote – “…of the Progressive Era were its greatest failures”

[Progressives of the 1930s] were determined that their vision of the managed economy should take precedence in all areas of life. Although they purported to have great sophistication on economic and social matters, their understanding of those matters was primitive, and their disdain for the evident signs of social improvement colored their vision of the …

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Trump Biden Ukraine Ad

Did Joe Biden Coerce Ukraine to Influence American Elections?

The Democrats are desperate to convince the American people that President Trump violated the law by coercing Ukraine to influence an American election. The Democrats are holding secret meetings in search of anything that could be used to impeach President Trump. But has anybody asked if Joe Biden coerced Ukraine? The so-called “scandal” regarding Ukraine …

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As Obama continues his quest to “perfect us” – our food is next

Obama: “and a union that could be and should be perfected over time. “ From the Washington Examiner comes news that while Moochella has “improved” our kids school lunches, he’s wanting to “perfect” our eating habits – or pay for it: “I think there is no question that the way Americans eat and what Americans …

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US Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D): all too willing to use the fear of the IRS to stifle TEA Party opposition? How Orwellian of her…

“…those who cannot be co-opted are isolated and then destroyed.“ I had seen mention of the use of IRS going against TEA Parties (Richmond TEA Party, Ohio Liberty Council, it seems that others are in process) over at The TaxProf’s blog (via Instapundit, much more here at The Daily Caller on what the IRS is …

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