Los Angeles Police Targets Taxi Union Competitors

Los Angeles Police Targets Taxi Union Competitors

Now there’s a surprise! Arresting Uber drivers for doing their job? And for providing what customers want? From LAPD should stop stings against Uber – The Orange County Register: Using an ordinance meant to target unlicensed or “bandit” taxis, the Los Angeles...
Why Regressive Leftists Cry Racism

Why Regressive Leftists Cry Racism

Why the fixation on racism from the left? What does racism have to with your positions on taxation, trade policy, immigration policy, socialized medicine or just about anything else? A racist is someone who elevates race as the most important factor in human affairs....
Ending Government Cronyism

Ending Government Cronyism

We hear a lot about “cronyism” or “crony capitalism.” Many say Donald Trump was sent to Washington to end cronyism as we know it. But what IS cronyism? Without a definition, you’ll never know what you have (or have not) defeated, or how to know it. Cronyism is what...
What Voting Is and Is Not

What Voting Is and Is Not

Your right to vote does not mean you have the right to anything you want. It’s easy for a candidate to say, “free health care for all,” or “free college for all.” And it’s easy to cast a vote in favor of that policy. It happens every election, unfortunately. But when...
Democrats’ Race Fixation Comes Back to Bite Them

Democrats’ Race Fixation Comes Back to Bite Them

Contradictions always catch up with you. Consider the presidential election. In 2008 and 2012, Obama relied heavily on the black voters who normally don’t vote, to show up at the polls. And they did. This year, there’s some speculation that not as many black voters...
Why So Many Politicians Are Crooks

Why So Many Politicians Are Crooks

Why are so many politicians crooks? How did an obvious crook get to be the nominee for one of the country’s two major parties? The answer is unbelievably obvious. Think about it. We ask our politicians to provide almost unlimited goods and services. We don’t just want...
Left-Wing Fascism in Germany

Left-Wing Fascism in Germany

Germany succumbed to fascism once before; it’s happening again: A couple appeared before a court to answer to charges of incitement because the man had established a Facebook group that was “hostile to refugees”. Peter M. founded a secret group called AFB (Anti...
Muhammad Ali and the Military Draft

Muhammad Ali and the Military Draft

In 1964, at the age of 22, Cassius Clay [who later changed his name to Muhammad Ali] defeated Sonny Liston to win the heavyweight championship. The smooth-talking, clean-living Clay could have become a popular and marketable champion, but just days after the fight he...
Fear of Aging

Fear of Aging

Q: I’m terribly afraid of aging. I’m only in my forties, but I think about it a lot. Is there anything you can do to help? A: You’re aging — we’re all aging — from the minute we’re born. Ruminating about something over which...

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