Welfare

Welfare Does Not Fix Poverty, It Causes It

The U.S. government has spent trillions of dollars in recent decades attempting to combat poverty, yet the poverty rate has remained virtually unmoved. Why? As social economist Michael Tanner explains, the “War on Poverty” has both discouraged work and ensnared people in hardship. The “War on Poverty,” it turns out, is actually a “War on…

Free Enterprise Will Make You Happy!

Built into the foundation of free enterprise is a promise. It’s a promise that no other economic system offers. This promise has a great deal to do with your sense of well-being, that is, your happiness. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton understood this. So does renowned social scientist, Arthur Brooks. In five minutes,…

Can College Students Recall Reagan?

MRCTV’s Dan Joseph asks college students a simple question about the presidency of Ronald Reagan….can they answer it? Related articles What They Said Then: How the Liberal Media Savaged Reagan (newsbusters.org) College Text Book Trashes Reagan, Blatantly Lies (lastresistance.com) Reagan-Hater Thom Hartmann Admits He Benefited From Reagan Tax Cut (newsbusters.org) Scalia To Student: If Taxes…

Rural Californians Want to Form 51st State of Jefferson in 2014

Rural residents campaign to split from California and create a 51st state: the State of Jefferson. Two more counties are voting on ballot measures to voice support for the independence movement. Related articles Rural Californians weigh 51st state (TBO.com) Northern California Counties Forming the State of Jefferson? (guardianlv.com) California counties will vote on secession (washingtonpost.com)…