The danger of over-ruling doctors

Conservatives know everything there is to know, because they are 'principle-based.' Anyone who goes outside the principle is allowed to die to preserve the righteousness of the principle that legislators know everything. Legislators aren't held...

You can laugh at Commie haters

For the manic that think communism can take over the world, take a look at capitalism in China. We're in danger of having national health care and as much regulation of food quality as China. Would international corporations with most of their profits...

More international corporate tax avoidance schemes

Many more voters have become aware of international corporations laundering through banks and parking money overseas in order to avoid paying taxes. They can skip helping their customers in the countries they work to stash more money in Belgium,...

Teaparty suggestions to fix welfare

For thirty years, we've been hearing the tale of 'welfare queens' living in luxury on the taxes paid by salesmen. In the 1990's a Republican Congress changed welfare so that now there are 1/4th the number of welfare clients. About 4 million of them...

In the Koran it is said that children are an enemy

All a devout Muslim has to say is that the children are tainted by western education; like Americans who go to college become tainted by liberals. . "Authorities blamed the violence on Boko Haram, a radical group whose name means "Western...

When is a Talibani not a Taliban?

When the press wants to support peace talks, so pretend Haqqani aren't Taliban. However, Taliban are arranged in tribal ethnic groups to prevent discord. It isn't like a western-pattern military of strangers trained to be together. . The Haqqani...

Why banks can't be punished

Although international banks are caught laundering money for drug cartels and terrorist groups, they can't be shut down or fined enough to make them not do it again, because US politicians need to continue doing business with those banks. They can't...

The Evil Empire

The 'Obama's Favorite CEO' triggered thoughts about the source of a post that dislikes corporations that take advantage of tax breaks while at the same time promoting on Thoughts the policies that enrich them.   .   "Frank I. Luntz...

How do international corporations avoid paying taxes?

A good example is the methods Starbucks uses to transfer money to different nations. Switzerland is a key money laundering operation. They're willling to pay high interest rates to the banks that launder the money. The same accounting tricks were a...

Liening on the international 1% elite income hiders

The US could indict Swiss banks, and possibly even cut them off from the dollar market. . "The bill is the result of pressure from the US following revelations that Swiss banks had helped American account holders to evade taxes. The US had...

Breaking the law. DOJ judge-shopped for Rosen warrant.

In the National Review, there is a story that the DOJ judge-shopped in order to find a judge who would sign a warrant for Rosen.  http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/349558/report-doj-judge-shopped-secret-rosen-warrant-ian-tuttle   The 1978...