Monthly Archives: March 2010

A MATTER OF LEGITIMACY

The Liberal Left currently controls both houses of Congress and the White House. Although these people campaigned on a platform of tolerance, they have shown relatively little tolerance for opposition. The Liberal Left has become notorious for its effort to tar members of the Tea Party movement, Social Conservatives, and Conservative Christian as extremists; … Continue reading

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DOCTOR SHORTAGE TO GET WORSE

With the signing of President Barack Obama’s Health Care Bill, we can expect the doctor shortage to get worse. Better beat the crowd and find a doctor. Primary care physicians already are in short supply in parts of the country, … Continue reading

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FREEDOM OF THE PRESS OR BOUGHT AND PAID FOR “NEWS”?

Consider this quotation from Thomas Jefferson. To compel a man to furnish contributions of money for the propagation of opinions which he disbelieves and abhors, is sinful and tyrannical. Jefferson made this statement within the context of the The Virginia … Continue reading

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ATTORNEY GENERAL KEN CUCCINELLI TAKES A STAND

Because displaying their “tolerance” is their favorite recreation, it has become a national story. Nonetheless, the Washington Post has run most of the stories.  Here is an example. Campus activists across Virginia put spring break on hold Monday to mobilize … Continue reading

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DOMESTIC EDUCATION IS THE INSTITUTION OF NATURE

Homeschooling is nothing new, and its benefits have been long understood.  In fact, In The Theory of Moral Sentiments (1790), Adam Smith advocated it as far more important. The education of boys at distant great schools, of young men at distant colleges, … Continue reading

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OLYMPIC PAWNS

Ordinary Americans have autonomously pursued extraordinary Olympic dreams, while other nations have involved political authorities in the athletic endeavors of their citizens. This has been exemplified in the controversy over the Men’s Figure Skating event at the 2010 Winter Olympic … Continue reading

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