Universal Basic Income
Politics

Bookworm Beat 04/07/19 — the Universal Basic Income illustrated edition

Universal Basic Income is the touchstone of this illustrated edition, but there’s more, such as socialism, Bernie, Biden, gender, immigration, and avocados. This will be an illustrated edition, but I first want to say a few words about Democrat presidential candidate Andrew Yang and his Universal Basic Income idea. Before [Read More]

Steve Hilton of Fox News The Next Revolution subject: "The Right Kind of Populism"
Economics

Steve Hilton: Beware the populism of the left (video)

In between dozing off last night with the television on in the background  I caught tidbits of The Next Revolution with Steve Hilton which airs Sunday night’s on the Fox News channel.  One such block was Hilton’s discussion on “The Right kind of Populism” and populism of the left’ 

Hands Money Welfare
Social Issues

The poison pill hidden in America’s welfare programs

Rather than alleviating poverty, are America’s welfare programs set up to perpetuate poverty? Here’s an essay compellingly arguing that the answer is “yes.” I was lucky enough, while on Facebook, to read a private post that Alex Lekas wrote about the paradoxical fact that the federal War on Poverty has [Read More]

Politics

This Time It’ll Work!

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]

Prager U Poverty Video
Social Issues

[VIDEO] Prager U explains how to raise people up from poverty

Yet another informative, persuasive Prager U video, this time with Arthur Brooks, of AEI, explaining how best to leave poverty behind. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: When it comes to simple, but never simplistic, lessons about core issues such as the economy, morality, national security, gender [Read More]

Race Relations

Black Female Trump Supporter “Black Community has been destroyed by RACIST ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION”

Something else that you will NEVER see on the news, i.e., Black Americans calling out the effect of illegal immigration and sanctuary cities on the Black community. This woman speaks truth to power! H/t Investment Watch Blog. Cross-posted on PUMABydesign001’s Blog.

Politics

“Blexit” — It’s time for America’s blacks to vote themselves out of the Democrat Party

Fifty years of data show that Democrat policies harm American blacks. All the promises of the post-Civil Rights era have failed. Worse, America’s Democrat leadership, especially its black Democrat leadership, no longer makes even a pretense of serving the needs of the American Black community. Democrat elites, both white and black, are [Read More]