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


Trump’s Alabama SharpieGate

UPDATE: The Washington Post is reporting that President Trump himself put the Sharpie to the map. This was pretty stupid of him. I mean, come on. Makes me worried about his willingness to bend reality, which already makes me worried. Trump mistakenly tweeted September 1 that Alabama “will most likely be hit (much) harder that anticipated.” Then, he tried to justify it with this, an

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“As Long As This Continues, the Recession Will Remain at Bay”: Jobs Grow by 195K

The official Department of Labor estimate is out Friday. But this is an indicator. According to the Wall Street Journal: The nonfarm private sector in the U.S. added over 50,000 more jobs in August than economists expected, helped by strong growth in midsize businesses and in the service sector. The private sector added 195,000 jobs last month, according to the ADP National Employment Report. Economists

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Bernie Sanders Promotes Abortion to Save us from Climate Change

Uh, that seems to be what’s going on here. Have a listen. He’s asked about, you know, what liberals have been talking about for at least half a century, about the planet not being able to support population growth. And specifically, whether “empowering women and educating everyone about the need to curb population growth ” should be “a key feature of a plan to address

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