As many people expect great changes from Trump, it is worthwhile to look at what the Reagan Revolution actually wrought.
When you vote for people to do uncivilized things, you get uncivilized people to do those things for you.
Millions of black voters were told to vote for Obama because of his race.
Who’s best equipped to rob from one group of people for the sake of the another? Career politicians, of course.
Donald Trump’s whole campaign has been based on the idea that he will not be accountable to anybody.
The fact is both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump represent variations on the same political theme: the interventionist-welfare state, only applied in different ways as they pander to different coalitions of special interest and ideological groups among the American electorate.
The Democrats and the Republicans, the progressives on the “left” and the go-along to get-along conservatives on the “right, are the ones who made Donald Trump.
The friends of freedom must remind their fellow citizens that the only fundamental political question in any election is whether or not those running for political office unswervingly declare their allegiance to the philosophy of individual rights to life, liberty and property and its accompanying social system of free market capitalism?
Too many Americans believe in the possibility of a free lunch. Politicians exploit that gullibility.
Ayn Rand had it right when she said Communism is murder while socialism is suicide.
It is amazing how many people have been oblivious to this middle-aged man’s spoiled brat behavior, his childish boastfulness about things he says he is going to do, and his petulant response to every criticism with ad hominem replies.
The GOP Establishment seems to love nothing more than being liked and accepted by their morally tiny little socialist colleagues who control the agenda and the levers of power in our nation’s capital, not to mention much of academia and the media. In their hearts, they all seem to know that Bernie Sanders is–on their premises, at least–right.
Bipartisan deals — so beloved by media pundits — have produced some of the great disasters in American history.
Republican voters’ turning to Trump is a sign of desperation and a telling indictment of what the Republican establishment has been doing for years.
When it’s for the sake of The Nation, capitalism and free markets are out the window.