In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Uncle Sam’s Screwy “Investments” for Our Kids

It’s really impolite in Washington to say you want to eliminate the Department of Education and slash education spending. Because it only goes to show THAT YOU HATE CHILDREN. As President Obama looks for this or that to cut, one of those sacrosanct things that not only won’t get touched, but will get INCREASED, are INVESTMENTS in our children. And many Republicans will nod their

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Carney: Obama Cleaning Up Bush’s “Elephant Tent”

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney today compared the results of the Bush administration’s economic policies to a very large pile of manure, saying that the Obama White House inherited a dismal economic situation and has been forced to clean up “the elephant tent.” Carney spoke today at the daily White House briefing, where he was asked about tax cuts under George W. Bush. The

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WHD Unveils New “Report to Attackwatch” Button

It’s not easy practicing totalitarianism. It requires consistency, tenacity, and commitment. One of the most labor-intensive and expensive requirements of totalitarianism is the discovery and reporting of dissent. The Gestapo and the NKVD – as well as it’s successor, the KGB – were forced to devote huge sums and countless man-hours to monitoring the commentary of citizens with respect to their leaders. In the modern

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Solyndra Investor Donated to Michelle’s Pet Cause

Wanted to flag this article for you. The Daily Caller is reporting that Solyndra investor George Kaiser donated to a program near and dear to Michelle Obama, Barack Obama buddy Eric Whitaker and Valerie Jarrett during the same year he obtained the half billion dollar loan guarantee for Solyndra. A great piece of reporting and another piece in the puzzle of the growing scandal surrounding

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Book of the Week: A Peek Inside Obama’s West Wing

The second good look inside the Obama White House is about to come out – the first being Obama’s Wars by Bob Woodward – with some stunning details of a White House hostile to women and riven by divisive rivalries. The book, “Confidence Men: Wall Street, Washington, and the Education of a President,” is by Ron Suskind, the Pulitzer Prize winning investigative reporter who reported

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