Monthly Archives: February 2012

Drilling our energy woes away, again

Boy, holes just keep on popping up in the plans of the drill baby drill crowd aye? There was a very good article by politifact criticizing Gingrich’s claim that the crude oil reserves in the United States are comparable to … Continue reading

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Drilling our energy woes away

Conservatives deny that there is an energy crises, well atleast when it comes to America’s own capability of energy independence in oil production. To conservatives, the problem with the rising costs of at the pump lies purely with government bureaucracy, overregulation, restrictions of drilling … Continue reading

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Healthcare in America

Healthcare is a button issue in American politics and it has been so for generations. It would be fair to account healthcare being an issue as far back as the founding of the United States, but what really pushed it toward the center of … Continue reading

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States Rights vs Individual Liberties

Conservatives, in particular Libertarians, continuously insist that they are strong advocates for ‘individual liberties’ in contrast to liberals. Both liberals and conservatives will of course claim that their positions favour individual liberty more so than the opposition because after all, … Continue reading

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The Conservative case for taxation

Conservatives tend to spend a considerable amount of time on the topic of taxes, it is a key campaign issue carried by the Republican party during every election. The definition of the TEA in the tea parties, a recent rightwing movement, stands in … Continue reading

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The realities of the American civil war

The civil war was arguably the darkest period of American history as it signified a time at which the United States could have ceased to exist. It was the first time in history that all out war was waged between … Continue reading

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Welcome to WordPress.com. After you read this, you should delete and write your own post, with a new title above. Or hit Add New on the left (of the admin dashboard) to start a fresh post. Here are some suggestions … Continue reading

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