In Pursuit of Virtue – February Edition

In the past few weeks, some things you might have missed… The unemployment numbers are all falsified and manipulated, and will continue to be until Obama is re-elected, and the public will be none-the-wiser. It is all illusions and lies, magic-wanded to keep public opinion high and the truth low. Did you think politicians stopped…

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+ We have learned from Ludwig von Mises how to respond to the socialists’ evasion (immunization) strategy as long as the defining characteristic—the essence—of socialism, i.e. the absence of the private ownership of the factors of production, remains in place, no reform will be of any help. The idea of a socialist economy is a…

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The Golden Rule of Foreign Policy

Laurence Vance asks the Christian questions we all should, which hints at blowback, moral and legal hypocrisy, the humanity of those other than U.S. citizens, living the Gospel in government, and the importance of justice and legal equity: My point is, if another country does to us what we do to others, we’re not going…

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It Is Dangerous to Be Right When the Government Is Wrong

The above is the title of Judge Andrew Napolitano’s book that examines the role of personal freedom in a society where the government often punishes people for good or neutral behaviors. Watching the Fast and Furious hearings today, it strikes me that Eric Holder will never face the justice he deserves, despite his office being…

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An Eerie Prophesying

I received this column in an email yesterday, commenting on the insurance mandate and role of Catholics in a fallen (and accelerating downward) culture. The Church’s reaction to the mandate has been impressive to me, and I hope that waves of civil disobedience or retractions of all insurance provided to those working for Catholic entities…

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