Magnified Trivialities & the Divisions Politics Creates

Anthony Gregory: I see little difference between Obama and Romney. They both favor a perpetual war on terror, an occupation of Afghanistan, military aid to Israel, indefinite detention of terror suspects, military imprisonment outside the bounds of habeas corpus, warrantless wiretapping, the TSA, the FBI, the CIA, the NSA, the FDA, the war on drugs,…

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Right Premises, Wrong Conclusions

I have noticed that many people can name the problems that we as a society face and how they are or will lead to a disaster. The conclusions of how the problem was created or will be solved, on the other hand, is typically incorrect. Generally, non-economists believe that many of these problems are caused…

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Women’s Rights Confound the Left

Mary Theroux notes that the real “war on women” is the contraception mandate and other principles that the Obama Administration stands for: The contraception mandate provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (or “Obamacare”) went into effect this month with little fanfare, and will likely continue to receive little attention for some time,…

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Let’s Not Get Paranoid, Now…

In a long succession, the office of the POTUS sought to increase its dominion over men and the judicial and legislative branches. This trend has grown markedly steeper over the last few presidents, as evinced by executive orders; limelight commentary on every small issue that faces the country, society, or government; and the expansion of…

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