Carlos Slim: The New York Times’ Sugar Daddy
In 2008, the worlds richest man, Carlos Slim Helu, saved the Times from bankruptcy. When that guy saves your company, you dance to his tune. So its worth mentioning that Slims fortune depends on tens of millions of Mexicans living in the United States, preferably illegally.
Welfare for the One Percent
This month Congress will consider whether to renew the charter of the Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im Bank).
Undeterred by Waitlists, Parents Apply in Droves for School Lotteries
"Lottery," to you, might bring to mind ping-pong balls bouncing around in a glass tube, as millions anxiously wait to see if they'll win millions of dollars.
4 Pieces of Conservative Advice For Young Conservative Men
So, though no fault of your own, you are a young conservative male coming of age in a time when the deck is so heavily stacked against you that its like Michael Moore was leaning on it.
An Embarrassment to Our University
Dear Scott Burgess: I am in receipt of your message saying that I am A douche bag and an embarrassment to our university. Its been several weeks since youve written and I have been busy. But now that I have the time I wish to respond to your concerns that my weekly political column is causing embarrassment to our university and to higher education in general.
How Universal Pre-K Scams Your Child
If you love your child, and I know you do, its time to say bye bye to the social pacifier that is free universal preschool.
Freedom Is Offensive
Freedom by its very nature is often offensive. We may not agree with what is said or done, but America has always reserved the right, within legal limits, to let citizens exercise their freedom of speech, even if it offends the sensibilities of others.
Who’s Afraid of the Trans-Pacific Partnership?
The U.S. Senate just approved a fast track to negotiate and vote on the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement, and some on the far left and far right arent happy about it.
I Reserve the Right to Offend You
It is nothing personal it simply is recognition of the fact that human beings, regardless of their chosen social groupings, do not agree with each other all of the time.
Rand, Lindsey & George (Pataki)
With the entry into the race for the Republican nomination for President today of South Carolina Senator, Lindsey Graham, that will bring the number of officially declared candidates to nine.
A Gay Atheist Speaks a Timely Word to the Church
You know the hour is late when God uses a gay atheist to bring a sobering wake-up call to the Church, but thats exactly what happened after Ireland, traditionally a bastion of Catholicism, voted to redefine the marriage.
Bernie Sanders’ Economic Plan Could Almost Certainly Save America
I don't know about for you, but for me, the most inspiring interview of the week occurred when CNBC's John Harwood interviewed presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders. It generated a couple of thoughts in my head that I'm confident will be game changers.
On Leadership and Courage
When debating issues with liberals, one is confronted with the same general defense: You (the conservative) dont understand the complexity of the issue. The issue has no clear cut right or wrong answer. It is much more nuanced than any conservative can grasp. Poppycock.