Everyone has a right to own a home whether they can afford it or not. It says so in the Constitution -- well, actually the Declaration of Independence in the part about inalienable rights like the "pursuit of happiness."
Politicians have been selling us on that privilege nearly since the Founder's wrote it all down. All they charged us was our vote.Read More
To think a week ago we were fretting about pigs and lipstick!
Strange as it seems, the collapse of Wall Street (coupled with pure fear for our own futures) is not the most serious long-term problem that should worry us.Read More
There's no avoiding this conclusion: The federal government's breathtaking economic interventionism has turned America into a democratic-socialist state. The fact that these drastic incursions are happening under an allegedly conservative administration leaves this right-winger oscillating between head-spinning disbelief and exhausted disenchantment.Read More
I received in my e-mail box today a press release from a "women's'' organization called Moms Rising that supposedly represents "83 million moms in America." "These moms have unanswered questions for the Alaska Governor about her positions on the everyday issues that most mothers face, such as access to healthcare, fair pay, paid family and medical leave, after-school programs, childcare, paid sick days, and flexible work options.''