Putin’s Propaganda People: Puppets and Puppeteers

If one good thing has come out of Vladimir Putin’s secret war against Ukraine, it is how that war has exposed Putin’s extensive propaganda network in the West. Using classic Soviet methodology, the network consists of a large number of loosely connected cells who are unaware of each others workings and loyalties. This protects the …

A Few Words on Law for My Fellow Republicans

When discussing current events with my fellow Republicans, I often find myself struggling with a common misconception – the bizarre idea that “legal and illegal” are in some way synonymous with “right and wrong”, “good and bad”, or “moral and immoral.” Republicans tend to be not just law-abiding folks, but also lovers of law and …

The Republican Platform is Very Libertarian

Take a look at the 2012 GOP Platform and you will discover a document which is quite libertarian in nature. Here are the planks of the platform: Restoring the American Dream: Rebuilding the Economy and Creating Jobs We The People: A Restoration of Constitutional Government America‚Äôs Natural Resources: Energy, Agriculture and the Environment Reforming Government …