Obama and his merry band of bureaucrats are doing it again. Called “Obamacare for the Internet,” the FCC has developed in secret a 332-page bill to regulate and tax the Internet as a public utility. Normally such a drastic regulatory power grab would be debated furiously for months in Congress and by the public. But that’s […]
“Peace For Our Time” The meeting and setting was ominous, a confab of diplomats in Munich, Germany, the international capital of Western appeasement. As diplomats struggled to confront Vladimir Putin’s aggression in Ukraine, Secretary of State John Kerry took a detour for a meeting with Mohammed Javad Zarif, Iran’s Foreign Minister. The subject – remaining […]
Lost in the hype of the Iowa Freedom Summit, where speeches by Ted Cruz, Sarah Palin, and Scott Walker earned much of the media coverage, former Speaker of the House and presidential candidate Newt Gingrich delivered one heck of a speech. He started off with his classic wit. As many know, the group Citizens United […]
Why is it that 65 percent of Nobel Prize winners in the last century identified themselves as Christians, but only 30 percent of current scientists do in a recent poll by Pew Research Center? Steve Eastman also blogs at WaitTilYouHearThis.com.
Those who read my writing know just how much I hate the progressive income tax. To call it “unfair” is to dramatically understate the matter. It is no less than a violation of natural rights—of property and self-ownership—and it is also a violation of the notion that all people have equal claim to their natural […]