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Ferguson Just Waiting for the Match to be Struck

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When I was in school, it occasionally happened that some bullies would “call out” a hapless victim after school. Being called out meant that you were penciled in for an appointment with doom. Specifics could vary, but essentially bullies were

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French Flee Socialism. How Long before a U.S. Exodus?

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The numbers of expatriates in London and elsewhere are growing as the French flee socialism. While we typically think of the French as “more socialist” than Americans, we need to remember that we are characterizing an entire nation of people. There

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U.S. Decline: Ranks #36 for Protecting Private Property

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Behind U.S. decline in economic freedom is a story of decline in spiritual freedom. As long as government makes itself the tool of injustice—failing to uphold its basic mandate to protect life (you shall not murder) and refusing to defend

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Francois Hollande Hates the Poor, According to His Ex-Girlfriend

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If Francois Hollande hates the poor, Valérie Trierweiler would know about it. Of course, she could also be exaggerating since he cheated on her. (The whole relationship is bizarre since they were never married—and their relationship began while she was

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Jobs Pay 23 Percent Less Today Than Before Obama

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Remember in 2009, right after coming into office, President Obama and his top aides swore they would “focus like a laser” on jobs? Sadly, it turns out that Obama apparently learned to use that laser at the Imperial Stormtrooper School

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Climate Change Summit Calls for End of Capitalism

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Refreshing honesty! Alleged Climate Change is not primarily about science, or facts, or temperatures—it’s about ending capitalism, and installing global socialism that will plunder productive nations to provide graft to socialist hell holes which have devastated both their national economies,

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Socialism HAD to Fail, in Europe and Everywhere Else

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Have the Dutch finally confessed that a socialist model is unsustainable, and slowly begun to eye a path away from what has driven Europe and much of the world to the brink of economic Armageddon? We see this question raised

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The People of Seattle Elected a Kleptomaniac for City Council and Deserve What They Get

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The New American reports, Monday’s announcement that the Seattle City Council had voted 9-0 to raise the city’s minimum wage to $15 an hour was much more about advancing a political agenda than about improving economic conditions of the working poor. It

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French Rail Demonstrates the Level of Government Competence

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As if we needed further proof that government itself is the problem, not simply the American version, this story out of France is sure to leave everyone shaking their heads in wonder. From Reuters: France’s national rail company SNCF said

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Even While They Used the VA Hospital to Promote Obamacare They Knew It was Failing and Did Nothing!

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As Bob Allen pointed out recently, the Obama regime’s defenders (he quoted someone pointing to Paul Krugman) used the VA Hospitals as proof that Obamacare would drastically improve American medical practice. Everyone in the administration knows that Krugman is out

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The VA Hospital Scandal is Our Future Under Obamacare!

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Michael D. Tanner states the obvious in the New York Post: “VA hospitals are a government-run disaster.” The scandal has now spread to other veteran facilities. VA employees at an outpatient clinic in Fort Collins, Colo., falsified appointment records to

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Yet Another “Peer-Reviewed” Cover-Up for Global Warming

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“It is an indication of how science is gradually being influenced by political views. The reality hasn’t been keeping up with the [computer] models. Therefore, if people are proposing to do major changes to the world’s economic system we must

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