Written by http://biggovernment.com/mvadum/2010/02/07/ex-moderate-sen-kirsten-gillibrand-d-n-y-embraces-communist-van-jones/
Facing what could become a bruising primary battle, appointed U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) is embracing one of President Obama's best known communist appointees, former green jobs czar Van Jones.
Written by Robert Murphy
I'm a professional economist, which means I can't just be happy when people try to help others. Instead, I feel compelled to analyze whether their altruistic actions are efficient or if they seem to be a waste of resources. In a recent flash of insight, I came up with a way to make charitable ...
Written by John Eidson
Barack Obama could go down in history as the president who saved America from the fiscal recklessness of his predecessors. Instead, he has embarked on a breathtaking spending binge that is going through staggering sums of money the country does not have to fund an endless wish-list of social ...
Written by Ellen Brown - Public-Banking.com
Rumor has it that Timothy Geithner is on his way out as Treasury Secretary, due to his involvement in the AIG scandal that is now unraveling in hearings before the House Oversight and Reform Committee. Bob Chapman writes in The International Forecaster:
Written by Daniel Greenfield
Some think that the problems with the Republican party can best be solved by striking out to create a third party. But the problems with the GOP are almost certain to be repeated in trying to create any third party. The two most basic elements a political party, structure and financing, help insure ...
Written by Ersan Bocutoglu and Aykut Ekinci
Austrian business-cycle theory (ABCT) is capable of explaining the origin of the current global crisis. Therefore, ABCT provides Austrian economists with an advantageous position, compared to the other schools, in foreseeing this crisis. See, for example, Thornton (June 2004), Karlsson (November ...
Written by Daniel Greenfield
From NY to Jerusalem, Daniel Greenfield Covers the Stories Behind the News
This has been a week of the vague, with both Democrats and Republicans fumbling for an agenda. The Democratic left is growing tired of Obama's fumbling.
Written by Tom Fitton
What did Nancy Pelosi know about the use of "enhanced interrogation techniques" and when did she know it? That's the central question in a Judicial Watch investigation involving documents at the CIA. And, thanks to your Judicial Watch, soon we might just get our answer.
Written by Zvi Magen
INSS Insight No. 159
Abu Mazen visited Russia from January 26 to January 28, 2010, as part of a round of meetings that included visits to Germany and Britain (his previous visit to Russia took place in April 2008). During the visit Abu Mazen met with President Medvedev and other officials (Moscow ...