When we consider our political system, we should wonder about the depth of the corruption. Just how deceptive are the people who want to lead us? Is there any doubt that they are extremely deceptive? Here is an example. On Wednesday, Mitt Romney Senior Advisor Eric Fehrnstrom had an interview with CNN's Soledad O’Brien on... Continue Reading →
THE MOST ELECTABLE CANDIDATE
There many good reasons to vote for a candidate. Is his or her supposed electability one of them? I do not think so. However, until I decided to support a Muslim candidate's campaign for public office, I had not seriously considered the ethics of this question (see Electability Revisited). Effectively, the Muslim candidate's opponents argued that... Continue Reading →
IN THE REPUBLICAN PRIMARY RACE FOR PRESIDENT, WHO IS THE PHONY?
At this point four candidates remain. Mitt Romney: Is Romney a Conservative? No, Romney is a flip-flop artist. I have a series of posts that document his ability to say whatever he thinks the electorate wants to hear. See 2012 PRESIDENTIAL PROS AND CONS: GENERAL OBSERVATIONS ON MITT ROMNEY. Here is a specific example from Slate.com:... Continue Reading →