December 11, 2017
World

Venezuela: RCTV shut down 10 years ago

June 2, 2017 FaustaW 0

The great Joel D. Hirst remembers RCTV – The Day the Music Died. Hugo Chávez denied by decree RCTV’s license renewal, not by due process of law. Hirst writes, Ten years ago now – ten years. Maybe that was when it ended. It certainly was dramatic. Hugo Chavez had just [Read More]

Donald Trump

Venezuela: It’s Trump’s Fault

April 27, 2017 1willford 0

By: Mike McDaniel    No matter how bad the decline of a socialist state might be, there are always American fellow travelers helping out. I’ve been following the rapidly declining fortunes of Venezuela for some time now. In This Time It’ll Work, earlier this year, I wrote: To read the rest, [Read More]

Politics

This Time It’ll Work!

March 19, 2017 1willford 0

By: Mike McDaniel    The proponents of socialism—communism-lite—when they are willing to admit its failings—virtually never—always claim this time their brand of socialism will be better. This time it will be the perfection socialists have always claimed it must inevitably be. Why? Because they’re much smarter than previous socialists, because they [Read More]