Category Archives: Democratic Party

HERE IS A GOOD QUESTION FOR VIRGINIANS

Senator Dick Black emailed this yesterday. DO SEN. MARK WARNER AND SEN. TIM KAINE CARE ABOUT THE IMMIGRATION WAVE? The American southern border is collapsing, as hundreds of thousands of Central Americans and Mexicans pour into our country.  No war drove … Continue reading

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WHAT IS A TAX FUNDED POORHOUSE?

What Got This Started? In OF TWISTED WORDS => FEMINISM,  scatterwisdom and I got into a conversation about the nature of laws. That conversation began with this interesting observation. If I may offer you this thought, laws influence public perceptions. So if a law … Continue reading

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AN EXAMPLE OF BIGOTRY — PART 8

What Exactly Makes Someone a Bigot? Here is the final post on the Lincoln–Douglas Debates of 1858. In this post we will consider what leads to bigotry. What leads to bigotry? I think it has to do with an absence of … Continue reading

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LIBERTINE, PURITAN, OR WHAT?

One of the things I like to do is study political terms. For some reason today it occurred to me to wonder about the relationship between the word libertine and liberal. It turns out there is a relationship. libertine (n.) … Continue reading

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MUZZLED BY THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE?

The IRS is changing one of its innumerable rules, and they want to know what you and I think by February 27, 2014 (see 78 FR 71535 – Guidance for Tax-Exempt Social Welfare Organizations on Candidate-Related Political Activities). Isn’t that … Continue reading

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