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More Tax Money to Enslave Small Farmers

Written by Gary North on June 4, 2012

It has long been the goal of the U.S. government to control American agriculture. The Department of Agriculture, in the early 1930s, was under the control of Secretary of Agriculture Henry A. Wallace, whose fortune was based on hybrid seeds for corn. He was also the most far-Left figure in the Roosevelt Administration, serving as […]

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Dan Quayle Was Right . . . About Unwed Mothers

Written by Gary North on May 29, 2012

In 1977, I was scheduled to get an appointment for a nob with newly elected Congressman Dan Quayle. His Administrative Assistant did not want me on the staff — too much competition, I think. He was your standard government-issue gray sludge A.A. So, he told Quayle I had never come in. That was one of […]

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$21 Million for Tribal Electicity Subsidies

Written by Gary North on May 21, 2012

The United States Department of Agriculture handed over $21 million to electrical companies run as tribal businesses. Why? To let the companies charge less for electricity in the boondocks. I call this boondocks boondoggles. This program takes money from urban Americans and small-town Americans and sends it into the outermost areas of tribal reservations, which […]

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The Tax Burden: How to Teach Your Children

Written by Gary North on May 8, 2012

When we teach our children, we learn. How should we teach them about taxes? One way is to compare them with more familiar expenses. The Tax Foundation does this. In a recent report, it used this example. The total U.S. tax burden of $4 trillion is greater than what Americans spent on housing, food, and […]

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Obama’s Free Food Card: “Will Vote for Food”

Written by Gary North on April 3, 2012

We have all seen men standing at street corners who are holding a sign: “Will Work for Food.” It’s nonsense, of course. They could get fast food jobs. They are really after handouts of money, not food. People diving by don’t have food in their cars. So they give some change. The food stamp program […]

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How President Bush, Sr., Scuttled Obamacare

Written by Gary North on April 2, 2012

It looks as though Obamacare is going down. Five Supreme Court members will declare it unconstitutional. Anyway, that’s what the pundits think. Why will they do this? Justice Scalia’s broccoli argument. If the government can force us to buy health care, why can’t it force us to eat broccoli? I love this. It shows the […]

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