Tag Archives: Role of Government

The Federalist Coalition: Justin Stapley-‘The Cultural War and Federalism’

“Federalism is one of the few political mechanisms that benefits everyone. All sides of the political divide should be wary of allowing it to become a casualty in the ever-escalating culture war. The system of federalism created by the Constitution … Continue reading

Posted in Role of Government | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The New Democrat: Federalists vs. Unitarians – The Great Debate About The Role of Government

Source:The New Democrat   From Wikipedia “Federalism is the mixed or compound mode of government, combining a general government (the central or ‘federal’ government) with regional governments (provincial, state, cantonal, territorial or other sub-unit governments) in a single political system. Its … Continue reading

Posted in Role of Government | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Theodore Roosevelt: Absolute Equality, Absolute Justice, in Matters of Taxation

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat When I think of Progressives and I mean true Progressives and not just people who use the label to self-identify with because they believe its politically or culturally popular and don’t … Continue reading

Posted in TR | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Foreign Policy: Opinion- Daren Acemoglu & Simon Johnson- It’s Time To Found a New Republic

Source: Foreign Policy: Opinion- Daren Acemoglu & Simon Johnson- It’s Time To Found a New Republic I read this article called It’s Time To Found a New Republic from Daren Acemoglu and Simon Johnson over at Foreign Policy Magazine. And it … Continue reading

Posted in Role of Government | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

TruthDig: Natasha Hakimi Zapata- Economist Richard Wolff’s Take on Conservative, Liberal, Socialists, & Communists

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat  “The renowned Marxist professor offers his understanding of the meanings of words commonly used to describe “ways of organizing political life in a community.” – 2017/07/12” I agree and disagree … Continue reading

Posted in New Left, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Prager U: William Voegeli: Government: Is it Ever Big Enough?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: Prager U: William Voegeli: Government: Is it Ever Big Enough? William Voegeli, like most hyper-partisan right-wingers, makes the classical obvious mistake of mixing up social democracy, or democratic socialism or … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Crash Course: Craig Benzine- Federalism: Crash Course Government and Politics

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat One of the things that makes America os unique and I at least would argue better in so many ways is how our diverse and large we are. And because … Continue reading

Posted in Role of Government | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment