Tag: Economy

Greasing the Skids Toward Socialism?

One fallout of the Covid-19 crisis is its severe thrashing of our economy. Not only have all the impressive economic gains of the Trump administration evaporated, but we are now adding to our national debt in scary ways. I hope…

Your Business is Essential

What the hell is an essential job and an essential business? Who is more essential, the cop, or the kid in the mall-kiosk who fixes my phone? Fortunately, that decision shouldn’t be up to a politician or a judge. It…

Your Business is Essential

What the hell is an essential job and an essential business? Who is more essential, the cop, or the kid in the mall-kiosk who who fixes my phone? Fortunately, that decision shouldn’t be up to a politician or a judge.…

Creating Money From Nothing

Fitch Ratings estimates that the world’s central banks will create a total of $6 trillion this year. Of course, they won’t literally be printing the money – that would be physically impossible.  You’d have to stack $100 bills 630 miles…

Who We Are as a Nation

Dr. Ileana Johnson Paugh writes: America used to mean something. The Statue of Liberty represented independence, what it meant collectively to be an American. There was a reason why millions risked life and limb to come to our shores. We…

Enough Already!

After several months of non-stop media hysteria, a growing number of Americans are finally getting sick and tired of hearing about the dangers of Covid-19 and reminded about the precautions they must make. It is getting nauseating for every news…

Political Theater

Many Americans agree that something hasn’t smelled right about this pandemic.    Besides not having sufficient data to justify the extremity of government reaction, there is something in the air that smacks of calculated panic and political engineering.  It is…

On May Day the Comeback Must Begin

The world is forever changed with the advent of this pandemic. The casualties may include traditional forms of greetings such as handshakes and hugging as more people embrace the new standard of “social distancing.” Possibly, large public events will become…

The Envy Doctrine

Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.  Winston Churchill “I want these billionaires to stop being freeloaders,” demands Elizabeth Warren during an interview…

American Left Ignores Socialist Hell

American Socialists think that government is god. After all, just like the God in heaven, every good thing comes from government.  Just like the religious God, the government can do anything. Sadly, this is an accurate view of the socialist-hell…