If immigration laws are, as I hold, violations of individual rights, it is up to the courts, not the President, ...
Come Thanksgiving Day, when some success-hating commentator condemns America for being the world’s leading consumer, tell him that he is ...
Focusing only on Professor Gruber’s arrogance, we ignore the more important fact that he is highly representative of the academic mindset — the people who are brainwashing our youngsters.
The moment we start taking seriously the idea that there are different kinds of reality and therefore different kinds of reason to apply to different “realities,” (black, white, female, whatever), then civilization is truly on its way out.
Jonathan Gruber’s notion that the people are “stupid” is not fundamentally different from what Obama said to his fellow elite leftists in San Francisco, when he derided ordinary Americans as petty people who want to cling to their guns and their religion. We need to see through such arrogant elitists if we want to cling […]
If immigration laws are, as I hold, violations of individual rights, it is up to the courts, not the President, to determine that.
An innocuous cartoon in The Indianapolis Star about Obama’s executive order on illegal immigration caused an uproar among those whose feelings were hurt. Shall we say they have “thin skins”?
You can’t have it both ways, Jeb. Either the federal government controls the whole thing, or it doesn’t.
As the famous story goes, when Ben Franklin left Independence Hall after the Constitutional Convention in 1787, Mrs. Powel of Philadelphia had a question she wanted answered. “Well Doctor, what have we got, a republic or a monarchy?” Franklin replied, “A republic, if you can keep it.” No one today (well, seemingly other than the […]
Capitalism, in Ayn Rand’s definition, is “a social system based on the recognition of individual rights (including property rights) in which all property is privately owned.”
People are suspicious of self-interest because for every philosopher who has taught and advocated self-interest, there have been multiples of those who have taught its opposite, altruism.
Obama is living up to those pledges by subverting our Constitution and adopting the political style of a banana republic dictator.
Control freaks want to run your life. They call themselves “public servants.”
Letting kids who are behavior problems in schools grow up to become hoodlums and then criminals is no favor to them or to the black community.