Don’t Buy the Lie of Democracy

How many times have you heard some politician or talking-head say that the United States is a democracy? We’ve all been told that countless times. But it’s a lie… an intentional distortion of the facts. The United States was prudentially designed as a constitutional, representative republic, and specifically NOT as a democracy. Benjamin Franklin famously… Continue reading Don’t Buy the Lie of Democracy

Independence Day Reality: Millions Want a Revolution

America is a nation of laws. If we don’t enforce our laws, then those laws become pointless. Without laws, we cease to be a nation. But one party now calls for abolishing ICE and opening our borders. And it’s just the latest delirious demand. One party is lurching leftward in a desperate drive to reclaim… Continue reading Independence Day Reality: Millions Want a Revolution

The “Shut Up and Go Away” Trap

It’s easy to condemn offensive comments. It always has been. In a democracy that reveres freedom of speech, the best way to defeat the ideas behind the stupid and offensive comments of others has always been to explain logically just how stupid and offensive they are. It’s as simple as that. Unfortunately, the recent trend… Continue reading The “Shut Up and Go Away” Trap

Barack Obama: The Smooth Talking Thug

He talked a good game and gathered millions of admirers. His flowery style impressed those who believed in his sincerity and were impressed by his vision of  “fundamentally transforming America”. His admirers pictured a devoted patriot, tirelessly working behind the scenes to defend righteousness and promote social justice. But now we are beginning to see… Continue reading Barack Obama: The Smooth Talking Thug

Seriously, Donald Trump is President. What’s Up With That?

This third rock from the sun has become a crazy place. The old rules don’t seem to apply anymore. Change happens pretty fast these days. The apple cart hasn’t just been upset, it’s been toppled. And we’re learning that most of the apples in that cart are rotten to the core. Around the globe, things… Continue reading Seriously, Donald Trump is President. What’s Up With That?

How the Intelligence Community Double-Crossed America

The sole, intended purpose of American intelligence agencies is to inform the country’s elected leadership about what’s really going on. They are there to help Congress and the President execute their responsibilities with maximum knowledge and effectiveness. Sadly, these intelligence agencies have become something very different and much more threatening to the people, to the… Continue reading How the Intelligence Community Double-Crossed America