Tag Archives: liberalism

Gillespie: “The DemDebate Clarified That Many Libertarian Views Have Gone Mainstream”

Clinton, Sanders, Webb, O’Malley, and Chaffee are nobody’s ideas of small-government crusaders, but they got some things right. Source: The DemDebate Clarified That Many Libertarian Views Have Gone Mainstream – Hit & Run : Reason.com Maybe on the social issues side. Definitely not on the economics side. The libertarian moment has not arrived in any of the two major parties…

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Illegal immigrant mob rule. Protesters camp out at Senate Dem’s office.

Would any other nation allow this foolishiness? Well maybe Sweden. Flaunting the law, making demands, the residuals of a welfare state. BOSTON — Wearing mortarboards and carrying SAT prep books, members of a student immigrant group camped out in Sen. Eileen Donoghue’s office on Thursday in hopes of urging the Lowell Democrat to back legislation that would allow undocumented immigrants…

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Is the GOP being hypocritical by singling out Ex-Im Bank and ignoring the tax code?

I disagree with Steve Pearlstein but behind the cute logic and sophistry, he makes some good points. Why stop the holy crusade against the Export-Import Bank there? Certainly there’s more to cut. Problem is that liberal Democrats like to see the handiwork of government doing something. Populist Liz Warren voted to authorize the bank which makes loans to help large…

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Campaign’s Faux Flag Imagery Compliments Obama’s Faux Leadership

President Barack Obama‘s campaign has quietly dropped the faux flag posters it was shilling to The One’s stary-eyed disciples at $35 apiece. The action was taken after a fierce backlash erupted once the poster’s existence became known. For some people, replacing the 50 stars with Obama’s iconic campaign logo was distasteful at best & offensive at worst. As Kyle Becker…

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Required reading for the “Republican wing of the Massachusetts Republican Party”

Have read recently about the travails of the State GOP and the anger of which the Massachusetts Republican Assembly, “The Republican Wing of the Massachusetts Republican Party,” is putting on display prompts me to link to Steve Chapman’s latest exposition of conservative hypocrisy or at least miscalculation: that the world is going to rot in part because of social liberalism.…

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