July 23, 2018
Hands Money Welfare
Social Issues

The poison pill hidden in America’s welfare programs

December 13, 2017 Bookworm 0

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!

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]

Prager U Poverty Video
Social Issues

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

March 13, 2017 Bookworm 0

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]