Archive for June, 2015

Supreme Court Rightly Upholds Same Sex Marriage

As Armstrong documents, the Supreme Court rightly upholds same sex marriage. However, politicians, judges, and “normal people” still have difficulty applying equal rights to all groups if it does not benefit or align with their self-interest and beliefs. There is nothing more I can add to Armstrong’s brilliant and unbiased insights of the law, and I encourage everyone to reflect on his analysis.

Obama is Targeting Retirement Accts & Mortgages

It’s obvious to most conscious people that Obama thinks govt’s humongous hammer has minor consequences in its hunt for nails and money. What apparently is not so obvious to many are the consequences of Obama’s Marxist actions. The reason I say “not so obvious” is because even those that understand that less freedom means less economic prosperity, don’t seem to understand their rights are being sacrificed daily for the benefit of govt, and at the expense of the economy. The most recent example appears in Obama’s 2016 budget, which targets retirement accounts.

Sub-market returns on you Social Security CONTRIBUTIONS is bad enough, and we are also going to be expected to accept cuts in our Social Security payments. However, now Obama thinks you should be taxed on your retirement savings, which were supposed to be tax-free. Whether it happens through taxation or a govt-induced market collapse, the bottom line is your retirement will get a significant haircut. Why? So those in govt can keep their jobs, perks, and power.

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