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The Need for Social Security Reform, as Illustrated by Cartoons

Political cartoons, if done correctly, are remarkably effective tools for teaching about economics and public policy.

In this post from last year, for instance, I put together some of my favorite examples on topics such as… 662 more words

Economics

OF RABBITS, ROYALS AND THE MISS UNIVERSE PAGEANT


POPE FRANCIS was quoted to have said that Roman Catholics should not breed “like rabbits.” The unprecedented statement shocked pro-life advocates and offended Ramon Revilla Sr. 761 more words

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Barack Obama's "I Have a Dream" (and It's Your Nightmare)

Ever wonder what Barack Obama’s version of Martin Luther King Jr’s “I Have a Dream” speech would be like? Well, how does the following sound… 411 more words

Political Humor

A Brief Recap...

The State of the Union is great –-

There is much common ground we can state;

So let’s all applaud

For consensus that’s broad,

(At least ‘till we start the debate!)

Political Humor

The Non-Voter Paradox

Twitter is the bomb!  I get some of the best cartoons ever!

You want someone to thank for the situation in DC?

Look NO further than the American voter!

Society

NewsBusted - 15-020 - Video

Topics in today’s show:

– President Obama is still defending his absence from the recent Paris Unity March.

– To mend fences with France, Secretary of State John Kerry brought along James Taylor with him to sing… 108 more words

Public Opinion

THE PAPAL VISIT: A POSTSCRIPT (WHO AM I TO JUDGE?)

POPE FRANCIS has left the Philippines. Many Filipinos can now go back to doing what they love most: hating one another.


Last Sunday morning, Pope Francis visited The Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas, The Catholic University of the Philippines for the “Encounter with the Youth” event. 831 more words

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