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Image of the Day: Americans Remain Highly Positive Toward Free Enterprise and Business Over Government

In what sometimes seems like an era of constantly expanding government and demonization of free markets, a recent Gallup poll offers refreshing news - Americans overwhelmingly view free markets positively, especially relative to the federal government:…[more]

January 25, 2022 • 06:19 PM

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Why Is the Left Suddenly Worried About the End of Democracy?
By Victor Davis Hanson
Thursday, December 16 2021
What is behind recent pessimistic appraisals of democracy's future, from Hillary Clinton, Adam Schiff, Brian Williams and other elite intellectuals, media personalities, and politicians on the Left? Some are warning about its possible erosion in 2024. Others predict democracy's downturn as early 2022, with scary scenarios of "autocracy" and Trump "coups." To answer that question, understand first what is not behind these shrill forecasts. They are not worried about 2 million foreign nationals crashing the border in a single year, without vaccinations during a pandemic. Yet…
 
Workers and Savers Screwed by Inflation While Government Spending Caters to the Takers
U.S. senators need to forgo the posh Capitol dining rooms and go food shopping in the shoes of ordinary…
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The True Cost of Biden's Agenda
President Joe Biden and Capitol Hill Democrats are racing to pass their massive social spending bill…
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The Unmitigated Gall of Ilhan Omar
Rep. Ilhan Omar is demanding that Congress censure a colleague over offensive remarks. This is a real…
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Alarming New Poll: Biden Eroding Public Trust in U.S. Military
Joe Biden’s job approval continues to evaporate faster than Chris Cuomo’s career prospects…
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The 'Woke' Got What They Wanted – and Then What?
The "woke" movement was giddy after January 20, 2021. The Left controlled both houses of Congress.…
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New Study Confirms How Drug Price Controls Kill Investment and Innovation
Anyone who considers European healthcare a model to emulate or welcomes government drug price controls…
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Third Worldizing America
In a recent online exchange, the YouTuber Casey Neistat posted his fury after his car was broken into…
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The Biden-Buttigieg Pitch: It's All Free!
The 2020 Democratic presidential primary campaign was essentially a bidding war in which each candidate…
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Fauci Puts Us at Risk
A new COVID-19 variant, reported from sub-Saharan Africa on Wednesday, has caused many developed countries…
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Losing Confidence In the Pillars of Our Civilization
Millions of citizens long ago concluded that professional sports, academia, and entertainment were no…
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Quiz Question   
In addition to fuel, how many products are made from oil and natural gas?
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"While Joe Biden and Nancy Pelosi go all out to protect Ukraine's national sovereignty, at the same time they are orchestrating a clandestine invasion of America across the southern border."Two million illegal immigrants from dozens of countries crossed over from Mexico last year, and the Biden administration is facilitating the cartels' people-smuggling operation -- at taxpayer expense."Under cover…[more]
 
 
—Miranda Devine, Columnist
— Miranda Devine, Columnist
 
Liberty Poll   

Given the current volatility of financial markets, how are your investments, IRAs and other retirement accounts doing?