Post Tagged with: "State of the Union"

Plutocracy No More: A Conservative Response to Inequality

Plutocracy No More: A Conservative Response to Inequality

January 30, 2014 at 11:30 am 0 comments

by Jeremy Kee: “It is the power of our vote, not the size of our bank account that drives our democracy.” Thus spoke President Obama in his recent State of the Union address. The clear implication is that America is at risk of transitioning into a sort of democratic plutocracy, […]

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A State of the Union Response: The War on Poverty versus the War on Liberty

A State of the Union Response: The War on Poverty versus the War on Liberty

February 13, 2013 at 12:50 am 0 comments

by Brandon James Smith  Conservatism is fundamentally and unyieldingly at war with poverty and disorder. At its core, conservatism seeks not just to alleviate these social problems, but to wage an aggressive war against them. President Obama, in his State of the Union address, has instead declared a war on liberty, […]

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