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Outrage: A War on Nonreligion

The most ridiculous thing happened today which elicited anger out of me that I haven’t felt since Jerry Falwell warned parents that Teletubbies made kids gay. 123 more words


The Old Road

Many people have been discussing Thomas Piketty’s book Capital In The 21st Century lately. As they should. It is a very important contribution to the fight against economic inequality. 431 more words


Henry David Thoreau: “The Maine Woods” (1864, posthumous)

The Anglo-American can indeed cut down, and grub up all this waving forest, and make a stump speech, and vote for Buchanan on its ruins, but he cannot converse with the spirit of the tree he fells, he cannot read the poetry and mythology which retire as he advances.

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Library Of America

Marx' opium statement revisited

Karl Marx is back. The specter is haunting again. The Capital appears to be vindicated by the crisis of global capitalism.

I will leave economics with the economists. 1,576 more words


Modern education teaches that capitalism is the root of all evil, says Boortz

What are your sons and daughters learning these days? Profit is evil.

“ out there chanting ‘People — not profits!’,” said Neal Boortz.

He added, “ learning in college that corporations are evil.” 63 more words

Rare Radio

A Tortured Defense Of Animal Torture

On a whim, I decided to see if there were ever a Conservative defense of Animal Rights published anywhere in the country.
I was certainly unfamiliar with any by a Republican politician or a prominent Conservative spokesperson. 192 more words

Animal Rights

2014 Tax Day Chart: Who Pays the Most?

As Americans navigated the labyrinthine tax code ahead of tax day, many taxpayers were hit with the President’s myriad tax increases

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