The Values & Capitalism Blog

Statesmanship vs. Politicking

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One of the greatest blessings we have as a nation is a history of a representative democracy in which we can take for granted the fact that we have peaceful transitions of power every four years.

Social Security, "What a Duesy!"

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Many Americans fail to understand there is no system set up by the government to invest their money or to provide any return on investment. The money you think you stored in the government "lock box" simply is paid out to current social security benefactors.

Conservatism and the Art of Catechesis

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The word catechism has fallen out of usage in American vernacular, but it remains an important concept. It refers to “a series of questions, answers, or precepts used for instruction in pedagogical situations.” To understand our current situation as a nation, we should return to an understanding of this term.

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