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Faith-Based Fascism: Turning Churches into the State’s Bagmen

Written by Gary North on September 4, 2014

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The economic heart of fascism in the 1930’s was the “government-private industry alliance.” It still is. In this alliance, the state provides limited funds and promotion of favored businesses. The businesses provide profits that are taxed. The state’s bureaucrats increase their influence over the economy by way of favored business enterprises. The state is now […]

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No, Jim, the Pope Is Not a Democrat Ward Heeler.

Written by Gary North on September 27, 2013

Jim Wallis has written an article praising the new pope. He titled it: “Pope Francis: We Need You in Washington, D.C.” Wallis lives in Washington, D.C. So, I suppose “we” could mean residents of the city. But is there something else about Washington, D.C. that would make the Pope’s presence especially beneficial? Does Washington, D.C. […]

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Rev. Jim Wallis: Liberal Patsy for the World Plutocrats

Written by Gary North on January 28, 2013

Jim Wallis is the most terminally naïve public figure I have seen over the last 45 years. Nobody else comes close. Every year, he gets invited to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. It is the annual meeting of the richest and most powerful people on earth. Why do they invite Wallis? Wallis is […]

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Christianity in the Middle East: Persecution Escalates

Written by Gary North on December 24, 2012

America’s wars in the Middle East have resulted in the widespread persecution of Christians in the region. When George W. Bush called America’s response to September 11 a crusade, this revived memories of medieval invasions. Islamic nations are the main persecutors, but some regions in India have also joined in. This strategy has limits in this […]

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Let’s See the Principal Do Yoga

Written by Gary North on December 20, 2012

The local tax-funded school system in Encinitas, California, requires elementary school students to take yoga classes. Christian parents are protesting. This is Eastern religion. It can be, but this looks like a stripped-down version. There are lots of reasons to pull your kids out of the tax-funded schools. Yoga exercises are not high on the […]

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The Economics of Thanksgiving

Written by Gary North on November 21, 2012

Gary North’s Reality Check (November 26, 2003) O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. O give thanks unto the God of gods: for his mercy endureth for ever. O give thanks to the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever (Psalm 136:1-3) This phrase […]

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