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Iran is the Key for Iraq

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Here Peter Van Buren offers a well thought out ten point outline of what to look for in the battle against ISIS. 1) “Inclusive” Government A cornerstone of any longer-term resolution in Iraq is the […]

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America’s Dysfunctional “Slobocracy”

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The astonishing recent lapse in White House security has some media sources arguing that budget cuts are the underlying cause of the Secret Service’s dysfunction. But as the WSJ points out, the Secret Service budget […]

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One of America’s Great Benefactors

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Forget your political slant, ii’s hard to minimize the awesome contribution David Koch makes to American society each year. Read here: A couple of weeks ago at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, several hundred people […]

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The Downplaying of Obamacare

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Here PBS downplays the negative aspects of Obamacare, like higher costs, fewer choices, and opacity. Medicare beneficiaries who want to make changes to their prescription drug plans or Medicare Advantage coverage can do so starting […]

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Constant Intervention and War

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The Cato Institute’s Doug Bandow paints Hillary Clinton as the poster child for this failed foreign policy strategy. And Doug lumps most of the front running 2016 Republican presidential candidates into the same sinking ship. […]

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Poor Are Poor because Rich Are Rich?

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In NRO Kevin D. Williamson quotes a “superior economist” who once advised that the our national problem is the “stagnation of real wages and the disappearance of jobs offering middle-class incomes, as well as the […]

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Islam, Europe’s Most Significant Chronic Problem

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Christopher Caldwell outlines the problem of radical Islam in Europe here. In two separate incidents in March, Mohammed Merah, a French-born French citizen who thought he was waging jihad, ambushed four soldiers around Toulouse, killing […]

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Greetings from Paris

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Related posts: Greetings from Paris Good Morning from Paris NKM for Paris Mayor: Unconventional, Eccentric, Motivated and Driven! Hungry for Paris?

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You Won’t Believe Your Eyes

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  Not a video but worth your time. Look at Cato Institute Senior Fellow Dan Mitchell’s comparison of heavily subsidized sectors of the economy vs. those that aren’t. In heavily subsidized sectors, prices are going […]

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VIDEO: ISIS to Strike U.S.?

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By   2 weeks ago

Our border is wide open as you learn here with a very strong message for the White House. Related posts: Striking ISIS: Several Arab countries have now reportedly agreed to strike ISIS. ISIS Threatens House […]

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VIDEO: Pat Buchanan Sounds Off About Dangers Of Immigration Crisis

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By   2 weeks ago

Related posts: VIDEO: Iraq crisis: Islamists force 500,000 to flee Mosul VIDEO: Richard Nixon Talks to Pat Buchanan VIDEO: Pat Buchanan warns ‘the neocons are pushing’ Romney toward the ‘freedom agenda’ VIDEO: Pat Buchanan- “Barack […]

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VIDEO: Hamtramck, Michigan Call to Prayer

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By   3 weeks ago

Related posts: VIDEO: Dr. Benjamin Carson’s Speech at Prayer Breakfast VIDEO: Union Speaker to Michigan Governor – ‘We’ll Be At Your Daughter’s Soccer Game VIDEO: Is This A Tax?…Pelosi – “Call It What You Will” […]

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VIDEO: Allen West on Muslim Brotherhood in America

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By   3 weeks ago

Former Congressman Allen West discusses the blueprint for the Muslim Brotherhood in America on Fox News. Related posts: Muslim Brotherhood Crushed Allen West: “Ya’ll just make me sick.” America has No Vital Interest in Syria […]

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Brand New from Led Zep’s Robert Plant

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By   3 weeks ago

NPR writes up Robert Plant’s personal journey in music after departing Led Zeppelin. Plant is right where he wants to be. Read the full article here. Since the glory days of Led Zeppelin, Robert Plant has covered a […]

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VIDEO: Obama: I Mean What I Say, and I Say What I Mean

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By   4 weeks ago

This video of Obama will tell you everything you need to know about the leader of the free world. Wait until the end.   Related posts: VIDEO: Toobin Says Obama Broke the Law VIDEO: Interview shows […]

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VIDEO: Flat Tax vs. National Sales Tax

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By   1 month ago

In the video above Cato Institute Senior Fellow Dan Mitchell discusses the differences between a flat tax and a national sales tax. In a related article, here, he responds to some criticisms of the Fair […]

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Greetings from Paris

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Related posts: Good Morning from Paris NKM, Converting Paris Politicians to the Digital Age Hungry for Paris? Good Morning from Paris

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Chestnuts from Our Archives: Paris Refined, Elegant

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By   3 days ago

Debbie and I are in Paris as I write this. The article Smoking Around Bebe is right on the money in every regard. Parisians do not talk to strangers. This can be profoundly disconcerting to a […]

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Greetings from the Cato Institute’s Fall Conclave Middleburg, Virginia

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Cato’s Richard Rahn, WSJ columnist Peggy Noonan, and our daughter Becky Smith, president of Young Research & Publishing. Related posts: Cato Institute’s Jim Harper Knows Bitcoin Read about the Cato Institute’s Great Year Dear President […]

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Chestnuts from Our Archives: Muslims Incompatible with French Society

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By   2 weeks ago

Seventy-four percent of French believe this is so. And an even greater number of French lack faith in Socialist president Hollande. I hear both themes repeated often when Debbie and I are in Paris. The […]

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FN’s Marine Le Pen Would Win French Presidential Election

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By   3 weeks ago

  Here Le Pen strikes out hard against ISIS. Read here from I24News: Controversial French far-right leader Marine Le Pen on Thursday called her country to step up the efforts against the “offensive” of the […]

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Old Technology is Hot

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By   4 weeks ago

I never gave up on vinyl and play records from my huge vinyl collection many days of the week. This shocking report will bring back a lot of fond memories for Americans who grew up […]

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Jimmy Buffett’s Shrimpboat Sound

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By   4 weeks ago

Becky and I have walked past Jimmy Buffett’s Shrimpboat Sound Studio many times during our visits to Key West. It’s hard to believe such great music is produced in an old shrimp freezer. Buffett will […]

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Muscle Shoals Miracles

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What an incredible musical adventure. The new Muscle Shoals documentary tells the almost unbelievable story of a small town with a big sound. You know the magical voices of Wilson Pickett, Aretha Franklin, Jimmy Cliff […]

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I Support Rick Scott For Florida Governor

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By   3 weeks ago

Governor Rick Scott is holding a lead over his challenger, former Governor Charlie Crist in Florida’s gubernatorial race. I support Rick Scott for Florida governor. The Naples Daily’s Matt Dixon has the story on the poll […]

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Obama Remains Buffeted by World Events

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By   3 weeks ago

Elections are fast approaching and the President isn’t in a favorable position today, largely because of his perceived failures in foreign policy. The Wall Street Journal reports: Foreign policy has catapulted to the center of […]

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America on the Wrong Track, Say 70%

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By   4 weeks ago

A new George Washington University poll shows that an overwhelming number of Americans believe that the economy is on the wrong track. The poll, conducted in partnership with The Tarrance Group and Lake Research Partners, […]

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Justin Amash Thumps the War Dogs

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By   2 months ago

Congratulations to Michigan libertarian, small government, non-intervention champion Justin Amash. Justin powered his way to a 57%-43% victory in his West Michigan primary race. Establishment War Dogs like John Boehner are a little less enthusiastic […]

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In Support of Justin Amash

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By   2 months ago

The reserved foreign policy stance of Michigan Rep. Justin Amash is anathema to the War Dogs. And in Tuesday’s Michigan primaries, the WDs are out to sink the Amash ship. Michigan voters look ready to […]

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I Support Justin Amash Rep. Michigan

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By   2 months ago

John Boehner and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, lap dogs of the military industrial complex, want no part of small-government-centric Justin Amash. Justin was the featured speaker/guest at a recent high level Cato Institute conclave. […]

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Join the Jihad

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By   3 months ago

Yup, that is just what Barack Obama proposes for America. Has the man learned nothing over his two failed terms in office? Syria poses no threat to America. Syria has not attacked America. And Obama […]

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Did the Establishment GOP Die Last Night?

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By   3 months ago

Debbie and I received this letter from Matt Kibbe, president of FreedomWorks, last night. In it, Kibbe outlines the outrageous behavior of the GOP establishment. Dick and Debbie, Did the establishment GOP die last night? […]

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