In Honor of His 103rd Birthday, Here Are The 20 Best Quotes From The Late, Great Milton Friedman

Yesterday would have been the 103rd birthday of Milton Friedman, who was one of the most brilliant economists of the last century. In honor of Friedman, here are his 20 best quotes. 20) “A society that puts equality before freedom will get neither. A society that puts freedom before equality will get a high degree… [Read More]

oops! Donald Trump’s companies have sought visas to import at least 1,100 workers

Donald Trump is staking his run for U.S. president in part on a vow to protect American jobs. But this month, one of his companies, the elite Mar-a-Lago Club resort in Florida, applied to import 70 foreign workers to serve as cooks, wait staff and cleaners. A Reuters analysis of U.S. government data reveals that… [Read More]

Sarah Palin Just Uncovered The Real Reason Trump Is Dominating The Polls (The Media Hates It)

Jack Davis,   Donald Trump is leading in the polls because he speaks for working class voters, according to a Breitbart column by Sarah Palin. “Trump has tapped into America’s great populist tradition by speaking to concerns of working class voters,” Palin wrote. “He talks about fighting to bring back our factories. When was the last… [Read More]

Could you live without debt? Most Americans say that they cannot

Michael Snyder | End Of The American Dream, Debt Slaves: 7 Out Of 10 Americans Believe That Debt ‘Is A Necessity In Their Lives’ According to a brand new Pew survey, approximately 7 out of every 10 Americans believe that “debt is a necessity in their lives”, and approximately 8 out of every 10 Americans actually… [Read More]

How to Kill the Summer Job

Jonah Goldberg, I had a lot of summer jobs. I was a foot messenger in New York for a couple of summers. I worked as a receptionist and mail room flunky. Before my junior year of high school, I briefly sold ice cream snacks — sort of yuppie bonbons — on the street for a… [Read More]

Report: Illegal Aliens Outnumber Unemployed Americans

Aaron Bandler,  A new report from the Pew Research Center says that the number of illegal aliens in the country currently outnumber unemployed Americans. The Washington Free Beacon has the details: The number of illegal immigrants in the United States totaled 11.3 million in 2014, outnumbering the 9.6 million Americans who were unemployed in the same… [Read More]

Pat Buchanan: Could Trump Win?

 The American political class has failed the country, and should be fired. That is the clearest message from the summer surge of Bernie Sanders and the remarkable rise of Donald Trump. Sanders’ candidacy can trace it roots back to the 19th-century populist party of Mary Elizabeth Lease who declaimed: “Wall Street owns the country. It… [Read More]

Shocker: Minimum Wage Hikes Gutted Over 700,000 Jobs In 2013

Matt Vespa, Are liberals better at economics or are they just more adept at selling ideas that drive purely on emotion? Increasing the minimum wage is a perfect example. Raising it increases the living standards for those who struggle earning such a wage, and those who are against it–Republicans–are just anti-poor cretins who have no… [Read More]

10 high-paying jobs you can do on the side

Jacquelyn SmithJul, Trying to make some extra cash? Have free time you don’t know what to do with? Trying to develop or hone a new skill? You should consider getting a side job. Brie Reynolds, the director of online content for FlexJobs, an online service specializing in telecommuting and remote work, says “side jobs” are defined as… [Read More]

Oil Warning: Crash Could Be Worst in More Than 45 Years

There’s only one thing holding back a price rebound. It’s a big thing.  Morgan Stanley has been pretty pessimistic about oil prices in 2015, drawing comparisons to the some of the worst oil slumps of the past three decades. The current downturn could even rival the iconic price crash of 1986, analysts had warned—but definitely… [Read More]

Scott Walker: Why I’m Running for President

I love America.  In the small town I grew up in, our neighbor Claire Congdon was something of a legend.  A veteran of both world wars, Mr. Congdon was a model of American patriotism.  After serving his country, he came home and never stopped serving his community through church, Legion baseball, Boy Scouts, and as… [Read More]

What Trump Did Not Say…

John Warren, The case Donald Trump and every Republican candidate have failed to make is that unrestricted immigration increases the poverty levels of native-born Americans and bars growth of the middle class. Consider these gleanings from the Department of Homeland Security, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and others: 1. As of 2000, “unauthorized” immigrants amounted to… [Read More]