Federal Subsidies for Big Bird & Co.

Written by Gary North on October 15, 2012

The federal government for decades has used taxpayer money to fund the Public Broadcasting System. PBS has always downplayed this. It makes it look as those “viewers like you” really means “taxpayers like you.” In 2012, the government budgeted $445 million for Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which supports PBS. It also supports “All Things Considered,” […]

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Victory! Newspapers — Liberal — Are Going Bust, Fast

Written by Gary North on September 10, 2012

Liberals bet the farm on the public schools (academically deteriorating), FCC-licensed network TV (falling ratings), newspapers (falling revenues), Hollywood (still standing), and universities (still standing). The newspapers are dying. The sign of this is their revenues. They have fallen over a cliff. Free market economist Mark Perry comments. The blue line in the chart above […]

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Obamacare Is Going Down

Written by Gary North on March 28, 2012

It is becoming clear that the compulsory medical insurance section of Obamacare is going to be declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court. The vote will be 5 to 4. The fact that four justices will vote for it is indicative of just how far we have moved down the road to tyranny. Already, the liberal […]

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“Stand Your Ground” Gun Laws and Liberty

Written by Gary North on March 15, 2012

Laws that allow people to use guns to defend themselves are called stand your ground laws. They overturn the threat of prosecution based on “flight, if possible” laws. These laws are spreading. A majority of male voters want them. Gun control advocates resist them. Iowa is considering such legislation. One opponent is Rev. Jayne. He […]

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Pat Buchanan Gets the Axe at MSNBC

Written by Gary North on February 17, 2012

MSNBC has fired Pat Buchanan. That is, MSNBC has done what any self-respecting Left-wing media outlet does when it is confronted with conservative views. It shuts its ears. It makes sure that its viewers or readers do not get access to such opinions. What took them so long? This strategy used to work very well. […]

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Ruth Ginsburg in Egypt. May She Remain in Egypt!

Written by Gary North on February 8, 2012

Ruth Bader Ginsburg has caught a lot of flak from conservatives for stating the obvious: a Muslim Middle Eastern dictatorship should look elsewhere than the U.S. Constitution for guidance. The idea that the Constitution is an exceptional document for an exceptional nation founded in exceptional circumstances is anathema to those liberals and conservatives who are […]

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