Articles By: Don Todd

Fighting for $15 is Fighting to be Unemployed

Fighting for $15 is Fighting to be Unemployed

As with most emotional arguments, the argument for a $15/hour wage for certain jobs is light on thought. One of the problems with artificially pricing labor by government fiat rather than market forces is that consequences are not as visible to the naked eye as the alleged benefits.

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From the Left: Controlling Language, Controlling the Argument

From the Left: Controlling Language, Controlling the Argument

One of the keys to leftist success is the manipulation of the language. Moral issues become social issues. The Strategic Defense Initiative became Star Wars as in science fiction. Tax raises become revenue enhancements. If you accept the leftist language distortions, you are accepting the premise of their arguments.

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Why is America So Polarized?

Why is America So Polarized?

Whether you want to install new bathroom fixtures, buy a light bulb, buy a new dish washer, buy a school lunch for your child or buy a new car the long arm of the federal bureaucracy limits your freedom to obtain what you want and replaces that freedom with government mandates.

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Criminals: It Takes One to Know One

Criminals: It Takes One to Know One

Why does the left have such an affinity and affection for criminals? Because deep down they know they are criminals themselves. Lincoln defined slavery as, “you work, I eat.” That is the mantra of the left. Living off the labor of others is called theft whether the gun is in the hand of a street criminal or an IRS agent.

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From a "Stop and Frisk" protest. (Photo credit: Thomas Good)

Democrats Don’t Like Gun Control That Works

While no one policy would solve gun violence, there is one that has proven itself to have a tremendous positive impact. It is called, “stop, question, and frisk.” It is a law enforcement program designed to take illegal guns off the streets and thereby reduce the number of gun homicides.

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How the Left Wages Push-Button Warfare

How the Left Wages Push-Button Warfare

The Left has mastered the use of social media to instill fear in, bully, and intimidate the public. Normal political communication attempts to inform, persuade, and inspire. The Left’s mirror image of that is more akin to the psychological operations (Psy –Ops) of a foreign intelligence agency than it is to normal political debate.

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