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Selling Capitalism Is Better Than Demonizing Socialism

There was a time when “socialism” was an ugly word, one with which no sane American would want to be affiliated. The term conjured stark images of gulags, food lines, and the brutal oppression typically associated with Soviet Russia and Cuba under the Castro regime....

Here’s Why Conservatives Are Accused Of Racism

Will conservatives ever learn? Representative Steve King (R-IA) has stepped in it again, and the Republican Party needs to finally address the problems posed by the lawmaker. Recently, he did what he does best: Make ridiculous remarks about race." Now, we all know...

Conservatives Beware: Stop Falling For The AOC Trap!

It appears that conservative media may have met their match. It may not be a pleasant thought, but since November of last year, various right-leaning news outlets have been making some of the same mistakes as their counterparts on the left. President Trump possesses...

On Using Tragedy To Push False Narratives

The story of Jazmine Barnes’ tragic murder is an example of how far many are willing to go to promote a particular narrative — even in the absence of supporting evidence. In certain situations, a tragedy can ignite a heated political debate over a variety of issues....

Kevin Hart Falls Victim To The Outrage Mafia

Well, it looks like the Outrage Mafia has struck again. This time, they targeted actor and comedian Kevin Hart, who was recently selected to host the 2019 Oscar’s ceremony. Unfortunately, it appears the Academy’s announcement motivated some in the Outrage Community to...

How Progressives Use Fear To Manipulate Minorities

The progressive left has long claimed to be the group who truly cares about historically disaffected groups of Americans. They have successfully positioned themselves as the side looking out for the racial, sexual, and religious minorities in the United States, while...

Media Turns Charlie Brown Story Into Outrage Porn

Well, it looks like the media couldn’t resist the temptation to provide the American public with outrage porn, even on Thanksgiving. However, in this case, it was conservatives who were the mark. The Hill recently reported on a story that represents every conservative...

Giving The Great Gift Of Gratitude

Imagine that you have just finished wrapping a present for a loved one. The gift is an expression of your feelings for this person. Now, what sense would it make to toss it in the garage to collect dust rather than actually giving it? William Arthur Ward once wrote:...