Category Archives: Principles

The United States of Obama increasingly rejects freedom, domestically and internationally


As the United States of Obama allows less individual freedom, we need to reaffirm that democracy without individual freedom is tyranny. Until we reaffirm that, and refuse to accept tyranny, our “leaders” will continue to demand not only more of the same … Continue reading

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Media asked to be even more respectful of Islamist sensitivities


Being  respectful toward the sensitivities of Islamists should be easy for the “legitimate” media. They are normally more than respectful toward the sensitivities of the Obama Administration. An April 15th post by Jonathan Turley argues, gently, against catering excessively to Islamic sensitivities. Lawrence Pintak, dean of … Continue reading

Posted in Andrew Klavan, Appeasement, Benghazi, Brain washing, Conservatives, Conspiracy theories, Department of Domestic Tranquility (DDT), Free Press, free speech, Freedom, Government reliance, Ideology, Integrity, Islamist rage, Islamists, Islamophobia, Jonathan Turley, Libruls, Media, Obama, Political Correctness, Politics, Principles, Propaganda, publishing ethics, Racism, Reality, Reporting, Story telling, Trust, United States of Obama | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

The Curse of Freedom — for the Governing Class


Curse or blessing? You decide, but results may differ in California and Texas. I hadn’t intended to post a second article today, but then I watched this Bill Whittle video and couldn’t resist. My wife, Jeanie, was raised in California … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Afterburner, Bill of Rights, Bill Whittle, California, Conservatives, Democracy, Democrats, Emasculation, Freedom, Government reliance, Law, Libruls, Obama, Orwell 1984, Owned by Government, Political Correctness, Politics, Principles, Regulations, Texas, United States | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

An Historic Event for my blog


One of my posts on the Civil War just got its 40,000th “view.” On December 27, 2011, I posted an article titled The U.S. Constitution and Civil War. It had 42 views that year, 18,728 in 2012 and has had … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abraham Lincoln, Abuse of Power, Civil War, Constitution, Declaration of Independence, Democrats, Duty, Executive Order, Federal Agencies, Grand Pa Jones, History, Honor, Military, Obama, Olden Days, Politics, Principles, Republicans, Robert E. Lee, States' Rights, the Basics, U.S. Military, United States | Tagged , , , , , | 11 Comments

Common Core, the United States and the Unified State


The United States consist of fifty different states, united for constitutionally specified purposes but not required to be united for others. She is not and should not become a single unified entity. Each of our fifty States is different from the others, … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Afterburner, Bill Whittle, Common Core, Constitution, Culture, Democrats, Dep't of Information, Education, Emasculation, Fairness, Free Press, free speech, Freedom, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Grand Pa Jones, Law and Order, Libruls, Muslims, Obama, ObamaCare, Orwell 1984, Principles, Propaganda, States' Rights, the Basics, United States | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Who is Destroying the Republican Party?


The thrust of an October 10th article at PJ Media by its founding light, Roger L. Simon, is that Senator Cruz is destroying it. I disagree. Senator Cruz is doing his best to save what little is left of the Republican … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Afterburner, Appeasement, Bill Whittle, Boehner, Debt limit, Democracy, Democrats, Federal budget, Fiscal Cliff, Good stuff for everone free, Government reliance, Grand Pa Jones, Health Control, Kiking the can down the road, Nanny state, Obama, ObamaCare, PJ Media, Political class, Politics, Principles, Republicans, RINOs, Socialism, United States, Waste in Government | Tagged , , , , , , | 10 Comments

When things keep going wrong We should change how We deal with them


The Republican Party is broken. Its leadership has great difficulty doing anything beyond yielding to the Obama Machine. Can the party be fixed, or should it be put out of our misery. Here’s the RINO view: It hasn’t worked very well. … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, 2016, 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Bill of Rights, Bill Whittle, Boehner, Clinton, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Debt limit, Democracy, Democrats, Economics, Elections, Fiscal Cliff, Freedom, GOP rebrands, Government reliance, Governor Romney, Ideology, Libruls, Obama, ObamaCare, Politics, Principles, Propaganda, Republicans, Romney, Socialism, TEA Groups, the Basics, United States, Voting, White House | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

National Suffocation by Bureauracy


It’s been coming for a long time, but during the Obama Administration it may have peaked. I doubt that but hope it will soon. Although President Obama has done much to promote national suffocation by bureaucracy, an article at National Review … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Abuse of Power, Administrative Agencies, Cabinet offices, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Democracy, Democrats, Elections, Executive Decree, Federal Agencies, GOP rebrands, Government reliance, Health Control, History, Illegal immigration, IRS, Law, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Nanny state, New Deal, Obama, Obama Dream Order, ObamaCare, Political class, Politics, Principles, Republicans, Socialism, the Basics, United States, voting rights | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Down the Rabbit Hole to ObamaLand


President Obama is the Queen of Hearts and RINOs are His tame flamingos. When Alice fell down a rabbit hole she encountered many odd creatures, including the Queen of Hearts who was fond of yelling “off with their Heads” and … Continue reading

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Does Modern Academia Encourage Unthinking Acceptance of Authority?


This post is based in large part on an article titled Why Anti-Authoritarians are Diagnosed as Mentally Ill Is there a current tendency to consider those who cherish and seek to preserve our rights, including those under the First and Second … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Arthur Okun, Brand Blanshard, Conservatives, Constitution, Democracy, Dep't of Information, Economics, Education, Franklin Roosevelt, Freedom, Government reliance, History, Ideology, Integrity, John Blum, Liberals, Libruls, Media, Obama, Olden Days, Political class, Political Correctness, Politics, Principles, Propaganda, Reason, T. Roosevelt, the Basics, United States, Yale University, Zero tolerance | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments