Are competitive free markets unfair? Progressives believe the free market system is unfair. Obama has said that at some point people have made enough money. Recently referring to Bank of America’s plan to charge $5.00 for use of debit cards, Obama said: “You don’t have some inherent right just to– you know, get a certain […]Read more "A Free Market Story for Progressives"
The following article was originally published by Pat Slattery of The Free Market Project on Friday, September 16, 2011. ____________________ There’s more evidence for Bigfoot than for Obamanomics working . How can anyone still believe in Obamanomics? The only answer I can come up with is a complete lack of understanding of economics. The only other […]Read more "Guest Saturday with The Free Market Project"
[ Dear Readers : I have an unusual request. Because traffic in the blogosphere is lighter on Friday, Saturday and Sunday than the rest of the week, you may have missed Friday’s post here at CoF. I’m asking you to please take a few minutes to read, at least, the last few paragraphs where you will […]Read more "Guest Saturday with The Free Market Project"
Few things will cause my blood to boil more than hearing somebody touting the virtues of democracy. I am especially infuriated when I hear one of our political leaders talk such nonsense. Yet we do hear “the blessings” of democracy being preached by those in government, often by our own State Department. Our Founders did everything possible to […]Read more "America Was Never Intended To Be A Democracy"
The following article was originally published by Pat Slattery of The Free Markey Project on July 14,2011. _____________________________________________________ The Progressive Trap Revealed Everyone must read this column by John Hayward: Empire of Debt. Here’s just one section I loved: Debt is not universally interpreted as a sign of failure on the part of government planners. […]Read more "Guest Saturday with The Free Market Project"
Thie following article was originally published by Pat Slattery of The Free Market Project on May 18, 2011. “Effective Resistance Will Not Be Passive” Confessions of a Right-Wing Social Engineer, by John Hayward (the artist formerly known as Doctor Zero) at Human Events is a must read. Not only do I love John’s style, but he […]Read more "Guest Saturday with The Free Market Project _ # 2"
This article was originally published by Pat Slattery of The Free Market Project on April 22, 2011. Obama asks why gas prices are high. Hand him a mirror. I was going to discuss Obama’s gas-price task force myself, but Ed Morrissey does such a great job at Hot Air that there’s not much more to […]Read more "Guest Saturday with The Free Market Project #1"
I am the product of the public education system of the 50s and 60s. So it’s understandable that things have changed since my day. Knowledge is growing at an exponential rate. The world is a much smaller place. The students today need to know every thing I needed to know and so much more. The […]Read more "So this is what “progressives” call education"