Scrooges losing war on Christmas – Conservative News.
by Gary Bauer
What is it about Christmas that brings out all the Scrooges?
Every December we hear stories about atheists and secularists who have found novel ways to try and banish Christmas from public view. We call it “the war on Christmas.” But if secularists are fighting a war it’s a disproportionate one: The scrooges are badly outnumbered by a majority of Americans who still embrace the holiday. Continue reading →
by Jeff Swanson
It’s easy to declare the massacre in Newton Connecticut as an act of pure evil. It’s easy to lay blame on the weapon. It’s easy to react in emotional absolutes to such an awful tragedy.
The brass tacks answer, if there is one, is found in the complexities and the frailties of the human condition. It’s easy to make simple and absolute declarations but I’m not sure this is being honest. Continue reading
Liberal supported unions destroy a tent and a business in the form of Clint Tarver’s Hot Dog cart. During which, assailing him with racial slurs. None helped him after the melee. Conservatives helped raise more than enough money to get Mr. Tarver back up and running. Food for thought.
The American Spectator : We Cheer for Michigan.
by Ivan Osorio
What a difference. This week’s enactment of a right to work law by Michigan lawmakers comes only three years after the 2009 government-directed bankruptcies of General Motors and Chrysler seemed to cement the United Auto Workers union (UAW) as kings of Detroit. The Obama administration, eager to please a key union constituency, moved the UAW to the front of the creditors’ queue in the bankruptcy proceedings for both firms, at the expense of secured creditors who got a fraction of what they were due. Now, it turns out, the bankruptcy that seemed like a display of union muscle was more like a huge bite taken by a snake eating its own tail. Continue reading →
by Jeff Swanson
It’s rare that I see a display of total and utter idiocy as the reaction to the Michigan Right-to-Work vote as ginned up by the unions. To be uncharacteristically blunt, it’s also no excuse to be a dumb ass.
Yet, dumb assery is what happened Continue reading
The GOP: Not a Club for Christians – Jonah Goldberg – National Review Online.
by Jonah Goldberg
In the scramble to make the GOP more diverse, a lot of people are looking at Asian Americans, who many believe are a natural constituency for the party. I would love it if Asian Americans converted en masse to the Republican party, but the challenge for Republicans is harder than many appreciate. Continue reading →