"No people will tamely surrender their Liberties, nor can any be easily subdued, when knowledge is diffused and Virtue is preserved. On the Contrary, when People are universally ignorant, and debauched in their Manners, they will sink under their own weight without the Aid of foreign Invaders." --Samuel Adams

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

How the FCC and Liberal Churches Are Scheming To Shut You Up
by Michelle Malkin
...how long before they target ordinary citizens who call in to complain about the government's systemic refusal to enforce federal sanctions against illegal alien employers or the bloody consequences of lax deportation policies?...

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Democrats' Policies Based on Dogma, Hopes, Dreams, not Reality
by Dennis Prager
...Given the huge economic failures that the left itself attributes to Medicare and Medicaid and given the economic collapse or near collapse of these systems in other countries, the left's prescriptions can only be explained in one way: The left has made its views a form of religion...

Monday, October 26, 2009

Obama Regulatory Czar: Abolish Marriage
by Aaron Klein
..."Under our proposal, the word marriage would no longer appear in any laws, and marriage licenses would no longer be offered or recognized by any level of government," wrote Sunstein...
More: Sunstein: Marriage Discriminates Against Singles

Sunday, October 25, 2009

Fact Check: Health Insurer Profits Not So Fat
by Calvin Woodward
...In the health care debate, Democrats and their allies have gone after insurance companies as rapacious profiteers making "immoral" and "obscene" returns while "the bodies pile up." Ledgers tell a different reality. Health insurance profit margins typically run about 6 percent, give or take a point or two. That's anemic compared with other forms of insurance and a broad array of industries, even some beleaguered ones...

Saturday, October 24, 2009

Obama Hits Opponents With Chicago Brass Knuckles
by Michael Barone
...governance, Chicago style. The head of government is friends with the heads of every big business, lobby and union, and together they make decisions on how everyone else will live. Those on the inside get what they want. Those on the outside -- well, they get what the big guys want them to have...

Friday, October 23, 2009

'Radio Free America'
by Cal Thomas
...While the Obama administration is the product of an election, its approach to Fox News Channel, conservative talk radio and possibly the Internet appears similar to dictators who desire control over the flow of information in order to enhance their power...

Thursday, October 22, 2009

'Flying Imams' Rewarded for Ominous Airline 'Stunt'?
by David Kupelian
...It's not a victory for civil rights," Sperry said today in response to the settlement. "It's a victory for future hijackers. This settlement will have a chilling effect on law enforcement and security at our nation's airports. Even pilots will now think twice about bouncing from flights any Arabs or Muslims acting suspiciously and threateningly"...

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

U.S. Sponsors Plan to Restrict Free Speech
by Bob Unruh
...In practice, hate speech laws are used in most of the world to silence dissent, not protect vulnerable minorities...

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Obama and Dalai Lama: Why Israel Worries about U.S. President
by Dennis Prager
...Those who worry about good and evil know that if America decides that the world's approval is important, evil will increase exponentially. Only an America willing to be disliked, even hated, will consistently support the smaller good guys against the bigger bad guys...

Monday, October 19, 2009

War between White House and Fox News Heats Up as Anita Dunn is Exposed as a Fan of Chairman Mao
by Stephanie Gutmann
...It’s not outrageous, just kind of embarrassing for the White House, and all too indicative of how many pin-head old Lefties swept in with this administration.

Friday, October 16, 2009

U.S. Troop Funds Diverted to Pet Projects
by Shaun Waterman
...Among the 778 such projects, known as earmarks, packed into the bill: $25 million for a new World War II museum at the University of New Orleans and $20 million to launch an educational institute named after the late Sen. Edward M. Kennedy...

Monday, October 12, 2009

What Happened to Global Warming?
by Paul Hudson
This headline may come as a bit of a surprise, so too might that fact that the warmest year recorded globally was not in 2008 or 2007, but in 1998. But it is true. For the last 11 years we have not observed any increase in global temperatures. And our climate models did not forecast it, even though man-made carbon dioxide, the gas thought to be responsible for warming our planet, has continued to rise...

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Private Corporation Takes Over Policing, Incarcerating in Montana Town
by Jim Kouri
...There are many police and law enforcement officials who are concerned with the growing trend of using military-experienced mercenaries to train and work with local police officers in the United States...

Thursday, October 08, 2009

U.S. Cedes Economic Independence to IMF
by Dick Morris
...Barck Obama gave away the store at that G-20 Summit, and it is going to be very hard to get it back.

Monday, October 05, 2009

The Demise of the Dollar
by Robert Fisk
In the most profound financial change in recent Middle East history, Gulf Arabs are planning – along with China, Russia, Japan and France – to end dollar dealings for oil, moving instead to a basket of currencies including the Japanese yen and Chinese yuan, the euro, gold and a new, unified currency planned for nations in the Gulf Co-operation Council...
Two Leaks and the Deepening Iran Crisis
by George Friedman
...The leaks this weekend have made clear that the United States and Israel have positioned themselves such that not much time remains. We have now moved from a view of Iran as a long-term threat to Iran as a much more immediate threat thanks to the Russians...