A modest proposal … for California
The great state of California was once the land of opportunity, but that’s not so much the case anymore.
Trickle down and tax cuts
President Barack Obama recently criticized Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan for trying to sell a tax plan, which he called “trickledown snake oil.” Is there even such a theory?
Here’s a question: If there’s a disaster, a war, a severe drought or some other calamity that restricts future supplies of a commodity, what is the intelligent thing for people to do right away?
Many of the nation’s colleges and universities have become cesspools of indoctrination, intolerance, academic dishonesty and an “enlightened” form of racism.
Who may tax and spend?
So here it is again: The first clause of Article 1, Section 7 of the U.S. Constitution, generally known as the “origination clause,” reads…
The rich don’t pay enough?
According to IRS 2007 data, the richest 1 percent of Americans earned 22 percent of national personal income but paid 40 percent of all personal income taxes.
Obama’s educational excellence initiative
President Barack Obama recently wrote an executive order that established a White House initiative on educational excellence for black Americans that will be housed in the Department of Education. It proposes “to identify evidence-based best practices” to improve black achievement | Read More »
Liberals, progressives and socialists
One does not have to be in favor of death camps or wars of conquest to be a tyrant. The only requirement is that one has to believe in the primacy of the state over individual rights.
How times have changed
Years ago, spending beyond one’s means was considered a character defect. Today not only do people spend beyond their means, but we’re encouraged to take on debt.
Despite budget squeezes, universities have created diversity positions, such as director of diversity and inclusion, manager of diversity recruitment…