Home / Liberalism

Lame Duck Dynasty: Obama’s State of the Union

Written by Gary North on January 19, 2015

President Obama is now facing a Republican-controlled Congress. So, he is now ready to go on the offensive. Obama succeeded in getting one big program through Congress: PelosiCare. That was in his first term, when the Democrats controlled all three branches. You could count the Dodd-Frank law (2010). This consolidated the biggest banks’ control over […]

Continue reading →

Famous Last Words: Charlie Hebdo Editor Spoke Out in 2013

Written by Gary North on January 9, 2015

The editor is no longer with us. This is from The Los Angeles Times (March 27, 2013). Here was the headline: Editor of incendiary Charlie Hebdo magazine wants everyone to calm down Editor of incendiary Charlie Hebdo magazine wants everyone to calm down In fact, says France’s Stephane Charbonnier, that’s the whole point of his […]

Continue reading →

Ezra Klein: Out of Touch on Islamic Terrorism

Written by Gary North on January 9, 2015

Ezra Klein is out of touch. The degree of his lack of contact with reality is seen in his recent editorial/column on the murder of 12 people in France by Islamic terrorists. You thought that this had something to do with Islam. It had to do with a magazine’s publishing of cartoons ridiculing Muhammed. Not […]

Continue reading →

Liberal Dilemma: No More “Piss Christ”

Written by Gary North on January 9, 2015

Liberals are already counting the costs of Muslim terrorism. Here is a liberal’s dilemma. “If I run cartoons ridiculing Muhammad, I may get killed.” Check. “If I keep running materials ridiculing Christians, I won’t get killed, but I may be accused of inconsistency and cowardice.” Check. “Discretion is the better part of valor.” Check. Politico’s […]

Continue reading →

How 1936 Consolidated the Progressives’ Triumph in 1913

Written by Gary North on October 25, 2014

Politically conservative Americans and libertarians generally agree on the worst year of the 20th century: 1913. In 1913, three major events took place. First, Americans were informed that a constitutional amendment establishing an income tax passed. That was a lie. It did not pass. But the Attorney General of the United States announced that it […]

Continue reading →
Page 5 of 5«12345