It is undeniable that we are suffering a failure of education, including education in our faiths, especially Christianity. This is evidenced not only by our lack of knowledge of our history of our society but also of our church history, and our churches’ teaching. A large proportion of our populations, even those that will admit […]
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When I make speeches about fiscal policy, I oftentimes share a table showing the many nations that have made big progress by enforcing spending restraint over multi-year periods. I then ask audiences a rhetorical question about a possible list of nations that have prospered by going in the opposite direction. Are there any success stories […]
Continue reading Puerto Rico: Another Harsh Lesson about the Consequences of Violating Fiscal Policy’s Golden Rule
Well, it’s Sunday after the Fourth, and we’ll survive the weekend, even if we don’t cure it today, so settle back and enjoy.
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I’ve written over and over again that the federal government’s so-called War on Poverty has been a disaster. It’s been bad news for taxpayers, of course, but it’s also been bad news for poor people since they get trapped in dependency. So what’s the alternative? Well, we actually can learn a lot from history. Let’s […]
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Before getting to the main topic today, here are some excerpts from a New York Post story that patriotic American readers will appreciate. It deals with a protest. …the group Disarm the Police…had announced on social media that they had planned to burn the flag in protest of NYPD policies. But the event didn’t go […]
Continue reading Alternative Currencies Such as Bitcoin Are a Valuable Insurance Policy against Feckless Government
[Not long after wwe met, Jessica asked me in an email, Perhaps the parallel goes beyond just the early pilgrims? America is either a vision of what can be, or it is nothing. That is the choice we face, and it’s a stark one. Either we are who we have always said we are, or […]
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