Category Archives: Laws and regulations

What makes a conservative.

I didn’t really intend to post this, but i know of no other way to get a document into an online discussion.  I look forward to some feedback.   Conservative principle as applied by the right As applied by the … Continue reading

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Is taxation fair? Not bloody likely.

This is something I found and I really thank Idontknowwhy for it. How I Converted My Republican Co Worker on Tax Policy by Idontknowwhy In a typical water fountain discussion my conservative republican co worker raised the issue of his … Continue reading

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Conversation with a climate change denier

What follows is just part of one thread of some 2000 comments (and counting) following an article about the Sierra Club and a congressional hearing: http://dailycaller.com/2015/10/09/the-sierra-club-responded-to-getting-schooled-by-ted-cruz-on-global-warming-and-theyre-still-wrong/#comment-2305007926 Joe Mamma  So your logic here is that 100 years of unreliable and obfuscated … Continue reading

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Hugs

Somehow I became part of a Facebook group that calls itself the Flaming Liberals and states “This group is for inquisitive people who identify as liberal or progressive and don’t mind the occasional bad pun or left-field digression.” There are … Continue reading

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It’s been a while since I wrote to The Leader, and I would like thank Tom Reed for providing me with fodder. In an article this morning (4/14/15) Reed is quoted as saying that he believes a slew of IRS … Continue reading

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H.R. 7

It has been very interesting, illuminating even, to talk to young Americans here in Siena.  A conversation today highlighted the fact that an American child born into poverty is very likely to remain there. The poor kid doesn’t have a … Continue reading

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So many topics, so little time

I have had a Facebook morning, made new friends, and discovered organizations that I was previously unaware of, all doing their darndest to make the world a better place. Everything is so complicated and disjointed. If only there was one … Continue reading

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