Archive for 'Political Philosophy'

Ouch! Next generation not thrilled about Republican Party

Ouch! Next generation not thrilled about Republican Party

A very interesting report, “Grand Old Party of a Brand New Generation,” was recently released by the College Republicans showing what Americans born since 1980 think of the Republican brand. An editorial on the report sums [...]

Minimum Wage to Increase in Ohio – good or bad?

Minimum Wage to Increase in Ohio – good or bad?

Per Ohio Constitutional requirement, the minimum wage will increase in 2013 by $.15 per hour to $7.85. Simple question: Is this good or bad? Watch the video below for some perspective before you answer. [...]

America Is Not Dead

America Is Not Dead

There has been a lot of soul searching in the wake of this election, and everyone is looking at the result in a different way. No matter what you are thinking, and no matter what your [...]

Obama won – what now?

Obama won – what now?

The Republic did NOT die. We DO have a future, and I believe it is brighter than ever. The philosophy of liberty is alive and well. It’s just so hard to see because we all make [...]

Irony: Nazi’s Warned the US About Their Economic Mistakes

Irony: Nazi’s Warned the US About Their Economic Mistakes

Added to the chapter in my life I can only call “cruel ironies,” I received a mises.org update this morning, and read an article previewing Thomas DiLorenzo’s new book, Organized Crime: The Unvarnished Truth About Government. [...]

July 4th: America in Distress

July 4th: America in Distress

It’s a funny thing, this July 4th we are supposed to be celebrating our “independence” from a tyrannical form of government where property rights were not honored and liberty was not valued. Do you feel “independent” [...]

Are you a “Socialist” Conservative?

Are you a “Socialist” Conservative?

Since my roots in political engagement started in the new “liberty movement” way back in 2008, I’ve been privy to planning, starting, attending, watching or working with more liberty groups across Ohio and the country than [...]

Obama Isn’t the Enemy

Obama Isn’t the Enemy

“Obama Isn’t the Enemy” – Shocked to see that title? Well, it’s true. Obama is merely the latest embodiment of the problem. Yes, he should be defeated and yes, he is horrible for the country. But…getting [...]

5 Keys to Restoring America’s Prosperity: John B. Taylor

5 Keys to Restoring America’s Prosperity: John B. Taylor

April 3, 2012 as published at reason.com In his new book, First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring America’s Prosperity, Stanford University professor of economics John B. Taylor, details the not-so-secret ingredients to rebuilding American’s economic future: [...]