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Youths’ support for Ron Paul is misplaced

Youths' support for Ron Paul is misplaced

In the 20-plus years that I have worked as a conservative activist, I’ve spoken on almost 200 university campuses — usually to Republican and conservative groups. Over time, I have observed changes in attitude among many young Republicans — and I believe these shifts help explain the rise of Ron Paul. Where young Republicans once had a sense of purpose and traditional values, now many don’t want to hear about “values” such as marriage, life, or family–just talk about the economy.

Progressive Label Rehabilitates the Same Old Liberal Poison

Progressive Label Rehabilitates the Same Old Liberal Poison

The Daily Caller has an interesting article entitled “‘Liberal’ unpopular, but newer ‘progressive’ label gets high marks in poll.” As the buyer should beware, so should the voter. Slick labels don’t always mean something good inside the packaging. In the case of the “progressive” label, it’s the same old poison that is destroying the greatest nation on the face of the earth.

Don’t abandon the conservative message

Don't abandon the conservative message

Some conclude that Republicans must water down the conservative message and nominate a moderate. But Americans crave answers, clarity and leadership. This call will not be answered by ambiguity. We need a conservative leader who unwaveringly believes that a return to freedom and moral clarity is what this nation needs.

Violating the 11th Commandment, or Upholding Its Intent?

Violating the 11th Commandment, or Upholding Its Intent?

As the lights begin to come up and expose the cockroach RINOs of the GOP who like carrying the name “Republican” but don’t like doing the work of one, there has been a lot of scurrying for cover from the aforementioned critters. Once again, those who are committed to upholding the values, principles and platform of the Republican Party have been portrayed as the bad guys while being forced to endure the bleatings about “different opinions” and Reagan’s 11th Commandment. But was the 11th Commandment intended to provide cover for those who willfully undermine the Republican agenda?

Opening the Door on the Stench in South Dakota

Opening the Door on the Stench in South Dakota

There has been a nasty stench in the South Dakota Republican Party for several years now. If you don’t follow politics too closely, you may not have noticed it, and even if you do, the whiff comes and goes. But thankfully, there are a few who are actually within the party and serve in elected office who are willing to rock the boat, who won’t go along with what the establishment tells them to shut up and do, who are willing to swing wide the door on that stench and allow the public to get a good smell of that decay that’s been rotting for so long inside. Lately, thanks to Rep. Stace Nelson and a few others, that door is opening and the light of truth is beginning to shine in.

The Orwellian Republican Voter Guide

The Orwellian Republican Voter Guide

Bill Whittle takes us through the Firewall to take a look at the Orwellian view of the “mainstream” media and others on the Left regarding politics. As you will see, people who want Americans to keep more of the money they have earned are evil, greedy jerks while those who want to take money from those who have earned it are “generous. But there are so many other differences between the two political ideologies…

Rush Limbaugh Goes On the Record

Rush Limbaugh Goes On the Record

Rush Limbaugh went “On the Record” with Greta Van Susteren. Limbaugh touches on a number of truths and answers several questions on many people’s minds today: Liberals have to lie about their agenda in order to get elected; Why Limbaugh hopes President Obama fails; The chip on Obama’s shoulder; Does Obama really believe that the nonsense he promotes will be good for America, or is he really an anti-American Marxist who wants to take down America?; Is there only one GOP candidate who can beat Obama?; The GOP establishment believes core Republican values are loser values; and more

An Open Letter to Sean Hannity

An Open Letter to Sean Hannity

An open letter from a Sean Hannity fan who is fed up that Hannity continues to give air time to RINO mudslinger Karl Rove. “Moving on to this primary season, its clear to anyone that the GOP has promised Mitt Romney the nomination and they are doing everything they can to see that, systematically, each of his rivals are destroyed.”

Today’s Liberalism Versus Yesteryear’s Liberalism

Today's Liberalism Versus Yesteryear's Liberalism

Many people—unfortunately—associate the term “liberalism” with the ideology commonly held by people who associate themselves with Barack Obama, progressivism, Occupy Wall Street, and the Democratic National Committee. But are supporters of the above causes, politicians, and parties really “liberals?”

GOP Needs to be More Liberal to Win?

GOP Needs to be More Liberal to Win?

In a recent column for Bloomberg.com, National Review senior editor Ramesh Ponnuru blasted Republicans for not being more accommodating, more bipartisan, and for being too conservative. What putrid nonsense. One must wonder if he has even read the magazine’s mission statement recently.

OWS Protester: ‘I Hope You Get Hit in the Head with a Tear Gas Canister’

OWS Protester: 'I Hope You Get Hit in the Head with a Tear Gas Canister'

Here’s some more of that famous love, compassion and tolerance from the Left. A conservative woman went to Occupy Portland to see for herself if things were really as bad as she’d heard. She was verbally attacked, called names, threatened, and told she had no right to be there in this public place. A man was even caught on video telling her he hopes she gets hit in the head with a tear gas canister so he can laugh at her.

RINO Redistricting Reprisal?

RINO Redistricting Reprisal?

Obviously, some changes are to be expected whenever redistricting is necessary – and inevitably some primaries are likely to result when changes like this are made. But it now appears that several pro-life legislators will be forced to run against each other in the next election, and thus reduce the number of conservative pro-life votes in the South Dakota Legislature. Is this by design by the RINO establishment?

Michele Bachmann at Values Voter Summit

Michele Bachmann at Values Voter Summit

I wasn’t able to be at the Values Voter Summit in Washington D.C. this year, but thankfully MRC TV is there to keep us filled in. This video is of Michele Bachmann at the VVS yesterday. We need a good conservative woman like her in the White House.

Zogby Poll: Cain Leads Obama

Zogby Poll: Cain Leads Obama

When I saw this, I knew Barack Obama and all his little socialist followers had to be swallowing their snuff and munching on their tongues. The latest Zogby poll finds Republican businessman Herman Cain leading Obama, and way out in front of that liberal RINO Mitt “RomneyCare” Romney.

The Left Tweets Its Rage

The Left Tweets Its Rage

After watching “Tea Party Zombies Must Die” and reading about the long list of hypocrisy of the “tolerant” Left, you probably weren’t quite convinced of the violence and vitriol from liberals, were you? Okay, so the Media Research Center put together a video of some comments from peace-loving tolerant liberals on Twitter.

Garofalo Flagellates Racism Dog That Won’t Hunt

Garofalo Flagellates Racism Dog That Won't Hunt

Rarely will you ever see anyone (even a Leftist) this desperate to maintain a thoroughly discredited narrative (well, the Soviets were pretty good at it, but they’re gone). The Daily Caller reports braintrust-of-the-Hollywood-Left Janeane Garofalo told braintrust-of-the-“mainstream”-media Keith Olbermann that the only reason Herman Cain is in the presidential race is “because he deflects the racism that is inherent in the Republican Party.”

When Mavericks Are No Longer Mavericks

When Mavericks Are No Longer Mavericks

Think back just a few years and remember what it was like when a Republican got off the reservation and didn’t behave the way the bulk of the Republican Party expected them to. Such behavior was considered daring, praiseworthy, laudable, and met with congratulatory tones for displaying “independent thinking.” Fast forward to 2011 when some Republicans refuse to go along with useless “solutions” that don’t accomplish anything with regard to our fiscal problems. Why are Republicans no longer applauded for “independent thinking”?

Tea Party Should Avoid Shooting Their Own

Tea Party Should Avoid Shooting Their Own

Rep. Allen West (R-FL) was strongly supported by the Tea Party in 2010, and he supports the Tea Party and their core values of limited government and fiscal responsibility. But now some serious disagreement has sprang up between West and some Tea Party supporters. West has announced he will support Speaker John Boehner’s latest bill which does little to cut the budget and little to deal with our nation’s crippling $14 trillion debt. In response, some of his supporters are now on the warpath and are threatening to run someone against him in next year’s primary.

Breivik a Conservative Christian Terrorist?

Breivik a Conservative Christian Terrorist?

By now you’ve certainly heard of the slaughter by Anders Breivik in Norway, and that he is a “conservative Christian” terrorist.Though the “mainstream” media and others on the Left have been searching high and low for a conservative and/or Christian terrorist for a long time, what are the odds that they’ve finally found one on which to pin all their hopes and dreams (of a smear that will stick against conservatives)? When you look at his stated beliefs and actions, not very good.

Independents: Enlightened or Ideologically Lazy?

Independents: Enlightened or Ideologically Lazy?

Alfonzo Rachel cuts right to it and tells it like it is when he examines the political phenomenon of “independents.” I don’t think I’d be quite as hard on independents as Rachel…but then again, maybe I might.

Study: Patriotism is for Right Wingers

Study: Patriotism is for Right Wingers

Independence Day parades just makes people more patriotic (yuck) and turns people into Republicans (gasp), according to a study conducted by Harvard Kennedy School Assistant Professor David Yanagizawa-Drott and Bocconi University Assistant Professor Andreas Madestam. Why might that be? Let’s take a look at how both sides of the political aisle look at America and her founding 235 years ago.

Bachmann and Cain Tied On Gallup Intensity Scale

Bachmann and Cain Tied On Gallup Intensity Scale

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN), the latest and best of the GOP presidential candidates, is now tied with Herman Cain in Gallup’s “intensity” score which measures the intensity of positive support for the candidate. That’s not surprising at all. Bachmann is unapologetically conservative, and unlike many Republican men, isn’t spineless or lacking in testicular fortitude.

RINO Huntsman is Win-Win Candidate for ‘Mainstream’ Media

RINO Huntsman is Win-Win Candidate for 'Mainstream' Media

Kurt Schlichter’s excellent analysis at Big Journalism points out that RINO John Huntsman’s GOP candidacy for the presidency is the ultimate win-win candidate for the “mainstream” media and other liberals. Huntsman is sure to lose in a contest with Barack Obama (voters always go with the real liberal over the cheap imitation), but if by some strange wrinkle of reality he won, they would still end up with a president who would wreak the same dead-end, bankrupt, destructive policies on America.

Confused Jon Huntsman Campaigning in Wrong Party

Confused Jon Huntsman Campaigning in Wrong Party

RINO John Huntsman has thrown his hat in the ring for the GOP presidential nomination. But when one looks at his very liberal record and sees little difference between him and Barack Obama, one has to wonder if he didn’t wander into the wrong political tent by mistake. Huntsman would be more at home–and more in line with the values–of the Democrat Party than in the party which has historically championed freedom, personal responsibility, the free market, family and the American way.

A Brain Dead Liberal Comes to Life

A Brain Dead Liberal Comes to Life

David Mamet, the guy who wrote “Wag the Dog,” is a liberal who woke up. He’s a liberal who has been mugged by reality. Mamet is a liberal who couldn’t maintain the fantasyworld for himself any longer, and he’s telling about how his eyes came open. We first saw this change in a column he wrote in 2008 in the Village Voice called “Why I Am No Longer a ‘Brain-Dead Liberal’.” Mamet also has a new book out which I hope to read soon called “The Secret Knowledge: On the Dismantling of American Culture.”