Merchants of Addiction – Reliance as a Tool of Tyranny

Merchants of Addiction – Reliance as a Tool of Tyranny

Beginning with Jamestown (circa 1607), American life has been organized around and dependent upon the notion of rigorous self-reliance. In early America, self-reliance was a given. There wasn’t much choice for the early patriots. After all, staying alive was...
Is Liz Cheney Ready?

Is Liz Cheney Ready?

Editor’s NOTE: A lot has happened since I wrote this article about Liz Cheney. Her reckless leadership within the Republican party led to her being removed as the number 3 GOP leader in the House. Recently, her work on the biased January 6 Committee has left us...
The Libertarian Party Is Wrong on Abortion

The Libertarian Party Is Wrong on Abortion

I used to hold Tomi Lahren’s view on abortion. My previous position was: “Conservatives are hypocrites for believing in limited government but restricting a woman’s freedom to control her own body!” Like Tomi, I never considered myself a Libertarian—just a “social...
Five Media Rules for Conservatives

Five Media Rules for Conservatives

Deciphering the myriad and complex media messages is both a science and an art. To say the media misleads the public is a misnomer. The media does mislead us, by lying to us constantly. If you’re one who naively accepts copy and image as dispensed by the major...
Border Takeaways: Broken Promises

Border Takeaways: Broken Promises

A Bit of Background In my 2018 Congressional Campaign in Tennessee’s 1st Congressional District, I always said: “A nation that fails to protect its borders, is a nation that’s failing to protect its people and a nation who fails to protect its people, isn’t a nation.”...
A Nightmarish Army of Unblinking Spies

A Nightmarish Army of Unblinking Spies

The surveillance state constantly expands. That thing that seems like no big deal today can suddenly become a big deal as technology evolves. Take the proliferation of surveillance cameras. We’ve come to accept electronic eyes recording our every move like a normal...