Morality and Taxes


At the CATO Institute’s website, Richard W. Rahn makes the excellent point that, while it is absolutely necessary to pay taxes in a civilized society, tax laws not only have to be functional but also moral. And, I’m sad to say, some of today’s laws are anything but:
The county tax collector who is responsible for [...]

Joe Klein Needs History Lesson in Progressivism


Poor Joe Klein.  He has such a thing against Glenn Beck that he can’t write a sentence about Beck that bears any resemblance to the truth.
In one of his latest rants on the Swampland blog, Joe claims:
In Beck’s lunatic lexicon, a progressive is a slow-motion communist
What Beck actually said is that progressives believe in evolutionary ‘progress’ [...]

Is President Obama a Socialist?


Bill O’Reilly does not believe that President Obama is a socialist:
…the question becomes, ‘Is the president a socialist?’ Remember, the definition of socialism is that the government controls private property and commerce. Does Mr. Obama want to seize your house? I say no. Others say yes.
But in the next breath, O’Reilly points out the traits [...]

Obama for World President? – by David Gutmann


obama-world

How the president is exploiting his office for more grandiose goals.