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PeopleUnited

joined 12 Aug 2009   United States   53 links   87 posts   1,372 comments   ignore (2)   befriend (1)   following 1   0 followers   follow PeopleUnited

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Crony capitalism = both a corruption of capitalism and a corruption of morals
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   515 comments, latest 4 years ago
John Maynard Keynes says that his ideas will no doubt be rejected because they are so novel and revolutionary. Toward the end of the same book, he seems to...
Meet the unelected body that will dictate future medical decisions.
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   355 comments, latest 7 years ago
The Wall Street Journal calls it the "Health Care Rationing Commission" Bureaucrats are already lining up to decide who gets what. Start saving now for that knee replacement! Even...
A Society of Criminals-Libertarianism explained
by PeopleUnited in #crime   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   313 comments, latest 6 years ago
By Ben O'Neill A short excerpt from the larger article: "In fact, what is called "the free market" is just the absence of socially sanctioned theft, assault, robbery, etc.,...
What is a Dollar?
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   292 comments, latest 6 years ago
Are you aware that a Federal Reserve note "dollar bill" is not a constitutional dollar? Perhaps you are, but if so, do you know what a constitutional dollar literally...
More on price stabilization bye the Fed (pun intended)
by PeopleUnited in #politics   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   286 comments, latest 7 years ago
Aug. 1, 2010 GUEST COMMENTARY: The Coming Currency Crisis By Pat McGeehan Freedom lies at its darkest hour not by threat of sword, but by threat of poverty. And our...
Defend Islam
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like   ↓ dislike (2)   150 comments, latest 1 week ago
I would be interested in arguments for the merits of Islam and/or why any non-Moslem would consider it a good thing if more Moslems lived in their town or neighborhood.
How Liberal Are You?
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   103 comments, latest 7 years ago
Wikipedia says "Liberalism (from the Latin liberalis, "of freedom"[1]) is the belief in the importance of liberty and equality... ...The revolutionaries in the American Revolution and the French Revolution used...
Myths and Facts about ObamaCare
by PeopleUnited in #politics   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   97 comments, latest 7 years ago
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What are the root causes of Islamic terrorism? Discuss.
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   96 comments, latest 1 day ago
Sensible people are discouraged from thinking about the root causes of Islamic terrorism by mainstream media and academia. (AKA SJW's) Osama Bin Laden was a well to do man...
Iwog says: We CAN tax the rich! The New American Dream! Amerca's fruitless quest: getting other people to pay for your broken nanny state.
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   94 comments, latest 7 years ago
iwog says " How would you like to go to work on November 1st and know that 50% of whatever you earned that day was going to the government while...
How Medicare is failing. A case study.
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   92 comments, latest 7 years ago
I'd like to share with you the story of a lady who lives in a small rural community. These are actual events of the past week. She recently turned 65...
There's no such thing as a free mammogram.
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   87 comments, latest 7 years ago
Why government intervention, has, is and unless we make some changes for the better, will continue to drive up health care costs for us all. This part gets to the...
Mortgage rates hit low of 4.49 pct. (buy an overpriced house today!)
by PeopleUnited in #housing   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   56 comments, latest 7 years ago
Wow, most mortgages were only 20-25 years in the 1950's, and they had interest rates even lower than today. Sounds like this generation is going to have much more trouble...
Democratic Party is the party of slavery, Republican Party frees those enslaved
by PeopleUnited in #TempeArizonaHackTeacherSlumLord   ↑ like (8)   ↓ dislike (7)   54 comments, latest 1 month ago
"I get a little tired of hearing the revisionist history coming from the Far Left controlled media in America. Republicans are not racists and Republicans never owned slaves. It...
The reckless health care "reform"
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   52 comments, latest 7 years ago
A bill so reckless that it has to be rammed through on a partisan vote on Christmas eve....
Profile of a gun prohibitionist
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (2)   52 comments, latest 4 years ago
Which Diane do we believe, the one who wants to ban some guns and gun paraphernalia (a list of superficially defined "assault" weapons), or the one who apparently wants...
A true liberal
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   50 comments, latest 7 years ago
Not like the collectivists who call themselves liberals or progressives but are really just big government statists whose entire political and economic understanding is that ultimately government must solve...
I was listening to NPR polygamy="gay marriage"
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (1)   49 comments, latest 4 years ago
I was listening to NPR yesterday, a lawyer made a compelling arguement that his clients are worthy of the same/equal right to marry as many people they wish, to establish...
Mark Twain's Radical Liberalism -it's not what you're thinking
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   44 comments, latest 7 years ago
Huck and Tom teach us valuable lessons about economics without government intervention "Twain was born as Samuel Langhorne Clemens in 1835, when the meaning of liberalism was less ambiguous....
A voice of reason for all the gun nuts
by PeopleUnited   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (1)   43 comments, latest 4 years ago
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