Lower Taxes, Higher Revenue

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A video from Prager University: Course Description — Should Taxes Be Higher? It’s the million dollar question! Up? Down? No change? Where in the world should taxes go? In election years, the question of tax rates fills the airwaves. In non-election years, the question of tax rates, again, fills the airwaves. So what’s the answer?… Read More

Abandoning Marriage is a Marxist Idea, Not Libertarian

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I recently wrote about this article by Phyllis Schafly — and the Illinois Family Institute re-posted it with the new and improved headline above: By Phyllis Schlafly Political junkies will remember how former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels was being groomed to run for president in 2012 before he made his foolish statement that the next president… Read More

Tennessee State Judge Says Natural Marriage is in the State’s Interest

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Liberty Counsel NEWS RELEASE Contact: PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPARTMENT – 800-671-1776 or Media@LC.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 14, 2014 LC.org Kingston, TN – A Tennessee judge ruled that the state’s marriage amendment promoting “family continuity and stability is certainly a legitimate state interest.” Roane County Circuit Judge Russell Simmons’s ruling comes amidst decisions in more than… Read More

We Have More Than Enough Ammo For the Information War

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August isn’t over yet — so I assume the Heritage Foundation’s “Insider Online” will send out one more end-of-the-week email this month linking to the latest studies and key policy commentary. It’s a wonderful resource, to be sure. Heritage has no equals when it comes to think tanks, but that’s not to say the many,… Read More

Sherman in Gaza

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From Victor Davis Hanson: His march through Georgia has been gravely misunderstood ― as has Israel’s strategy in Gaza. William Tecumseh Sherman 150 years ago took Atlanta before heading out on his infamous March to the Sea to make Georgia “howl.” He remains one of the most controversial and misunderstood figures in American military history…. Read More

Paraphilia of the Day: Gerontophilia

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First up I should apologize for allowing summer to get in the way of the continuation of this series. Those who are prone to hysteria and hissy fits surely missed it the most, and it’ll be my goal going forward to not let so much time pass between these posts examining the ever-more bizarre sexual… Read More

Johns Hopkins Psychiatrist: Transgender is ‘Mental Disorder;’ Sex Change ‘Biologically Impossible’

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From Michael W. Chapman at CNSNews.com: Dr. Paul R. McHugh, the former psychiatrist-in-chief for Johns Hopkins Hospital and its current Distinguished Service Professor of Psychiatry, said that transgenderism is a “mental disorder” that merits treatment, that sex change is “biologically impossible,” and that people who promote sexual reassignment surgery are collaborating with and promoting a mental disorder…. Read More

Video: Mass Gay Acceptance and the Death of Logic

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Here is an excellent three-part interview with Peter LaBarbera from Americans for Truth about Homosexuality…

70 Years Ago Today: When ‘Something Amazing Happened’ in Paris

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From Michael Fahy at American Thinker: “They have come!  The Americans are here!”  Seventy years ago, August 25 (D-Day+80), Paris was liberated by the American 4th Infantry Division.  Ike had planned to bypass Paris; liberation was an afterthought.  As American and French liberators entered the city from opposite sides, Parisians poured into the streets.  Vichy socialist… Read More

The Political Mission Field, Ripe for the Harvest

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Years ago I worked for a guy who liked to point out that when it came to political corruption, we all faced a “target rich” environment. The failure of the old, liberal media is never more apparent than how it habitually turns a blind eye to the rampant corruption in politics and government at all… Read More