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When did Robin Hood replace Uncle Sam as our national icon?

When did Robin Hood replace Uncle Sam as our national icon?

By Phil Erwin My title refers to an analogous reference to the penchant of Democrats in general, and our current President in particular, to think that Robin Hood’s semi-mythical approach to solving economic problems – that is, robbing from the rich to give to the poor (a process now re-branded by Democrats as “wealth redistribution,” […]

State pensions improve, but members living longer

State pensions improve, but members living longer

Is it morning in California for the California Public Employees’ Retirement System and the California State Teachers’ Retirement System? .

Survey Finds That Millennials Want to Live In the Burbs

Survey Finds That Millennials Want to Live In the Burbs

By Jennifer Felten This month, the National Association of Home Builders published a survey about housing preferences for “millennials,” those born after 1977. The survey was designed to determine if this generation wanted to live in urban settings like downtown lofts, or if they had a preference to follow in the footsteps of the majority […]

California tests 4-year community college plan

California tests 4-year community college plan

Surf City to repeal bag ban

Surf City to repeal bag ban

The Oak Tree in the Acorn

The Oak Tree in the Acorn

The office was warm but not hot. The color of the carpet didn’t matter nor did the color of the walls. But the lighting, order from a small lamp beside the couch, did. It was golden and kind, like the softness of an afternoon sun after a lazy summer day. One of the walls was […]

Genetic programming for the Brave New Utopia

Genetic programming for the Brave New Utopia

        By Jon Rappoport First, read these two quotes from highly regarded academic scientists, to catch the flavor of the genetic revolution. Be prepared for staggering pronouncements. From Lee Silver, Princeton, molecular biologist and author of Remaking Eden: “The GenRich-who account for ten percent of the American population-[will] all carry synthetic genes. […]

Are You Good Enough for Freedom?

Are You Good Enough for Freedom?

By L.Neil Smith L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE I saw a bumper sticker being advertised the other day, meant for the time when Barack Obama finally leaves office, that simply said “The End Of An Error”. Although I fully appreciate and heartily sympathize with the sentiment, I fundamentally disagree with it. One only needs […]

Obama Admin Strangles Military Pay While Demanding Minimum Wage Increases

Obama Admin Strangles Military Pay While Demanding Minimum Wage Increases

What California Homeowners Should Know About the State Budget

What California Homeowners Should Know About the State Budget

Let’s be honest. When politicians and pundits discuss the state budget, very little is about the impact on homeowners. Notwithstanding the fact that a person’s home is their most important asset, this lack of perspective is understandable. When people think about political issues impacting their status as homeowners, they are far more likely to focus […]