Since the attacks of 911, the US has been changed greatly. The mood of the nation has changed from one of a fair and just people with a love of personal freedom and privacy, to a semi Police-State, where privacy and liberty are secondary to the governments desires. The Constitutional...

Ah, April the 15th. Spring is in the air, with refreshing showers, warmer temperatures, birds returning from their winter havens, and everything feels renewed. It’s time to get the garden planted, and…..wait. There is a dark cloud on the horizon… April the 15th, Tax Day in the U.S. The federal...

In 2010, the U.S. spent 15 billion dollars on the ‘War On Drugs’. That works out to around $500.00 per second. The US is a little different in our approach to problems. We usually ‘throw’ money at it, and let the private sectors handle it, and in most cases, this...

It’s that time again. The circus is back in town. Until November, all the clowns will be doing their high-wire act in the state caucuses to see who gets to be Republican nominee for the Presidential election. You will be entertained with drama, comedy, and no doubt, magic tricks, sleight-of-hand,...

Seeing complex issues in the revealing light of logical simplicity is like a sobering fist that brings us back to our senses. Thomas Sowell, an American social, political, and economic commentator, now at Stanford University, famously said (long before our recent health care wranglings): “It is amazing that people who...

On September 11th, 2001, a group of 14 individuals from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Lebanon, payed by a former Sudanese Islamic faction called Al Queda, with training bases in Afghanistan, formed 4 assault teams, hijacked 4 airliners and crashed them into the World Trade Center, and the Pentagon....