Thanks and rememberance on Thanksgiving Day

We wake up and begin preparations to be with friends and family, to watch football and eat entirely too much food.  It is Thanksgiving Day, a day when we take a moment to recognize all that we have to be thankful for at a time when we spend so much time lamenting what we don’t have. But this Thanksgiving day also gives us reason to pause and remember one of the darkest days in the nation’s history, November 22nd, 1963.  The day that President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. In 1963, the nation was being conditioned to … Read More

Conservative Cuaucus calls environmentalism the new communism

It’s pretty clear to most progressives who view the environment as a resource we must protect that we have an enemy in fundamental conservatives who believe the warnings of climate change are a spooky story told to sell new products. But I never knew that for some of these extreme conservatives, McCarthyism had been resurrected, literally. Howard Phillips, Chairman of The Conservative Caucus, hosts a regular conservative show called Conservative Roundtable.  On a recent episode featuring Tom DeWeese, President of the American Policy Center discussing Sustainable Development and its secret plot to eliminate liberty and personal property, Phillips said that … Read More

The evil that is Socialism

Traditional Socialists believe that Capitalism creates its wealth through exploitation of the workforce, creating an unjust disparity of wealth, thus creating an unequal and unjust society. They also believe this results in a society that does not provide equal opportunity, nor does it look to the advancement of technology simply for the common interest, but instead to the ends the wealthy find just.

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