Author: Craig Chamberlain

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April 7, 2013

Should Conservatives Quit GOP?

The GOP has had an honorable history. Under Lincoln it crushed the slave owning oligarchy that had plunged America into civil war. Under Grant the KKK was crushed and the first civil rights bill passed. Under TR(a man who undoubtedly …

March 27, 2013

Death of Chavez Might Bring Freedom

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 27 Mar 2013

One of the many, many things I despise about leftists is how they can’t wait to cozy up to to a dictator. Their ideology demands contempt of democracy and admiration of men they see as being strong enough to govern …

March 13, 2013

The Totalitarianism of Today

Filed under: Religion & Faith - 13 Mar 2013

Richard Dawkins, who is far more famous for his anti theism than he is for his scientific work, was recently on Al-Jazeera delivering his usual hate filled diatribes against Christianity and Judaism. Then he was asked what he thought about …

March 1, 2013

We Are Doomed

It doesn’t look good for conservatism in America. Despite conservatives controlling the House of Representatives and thirty of the governorships the case can be made that conservatism is on life support, and it’s not a hard case to make. The …

February 18, 2013

A Failing Foreign Policy

Filed under: Uncategorized - 18 Feb 2013

Decline. That one word could sum up all of the Obama years. Economic decline, cultural decline, and decline on the international stage. Of course its interconnected, our economic weakness is tied into our fading from the world scene. But …

February 7, 2013

Rubio Wrong on Immigration

Filed under: Immigration,The Republicans - 07 Feb 2013

Republicans never learn. We keep falling, like Charlie Brown trying to kick the football, for the amnesty trick. It attacks the GOP on two fronts. The first is that illegal’s are already here, they aren’t going anywhere, so we might …

February 2, 2013

America’s Future is Bleak

Conservatives, seeing themselves as the heirs to Reagan, like to constantly point out that Reagan was an optimist and we should be as well. The problem is, I’ve never been a very good optimist. I grew up in a family …

January 20, 2013

Constitution Under Siege

“Never let a crisis go to waste.” That’s the motto of this administration. Use the easily whipped up emotions of the people to get what you want and to hell with the consequences, after all, it will be future generations …

January 12, 2013

Republicans are the Walking Dead, They Just Don’t Know it

Filed under: The Republicans - 12 Jan 2013

I like to think that I see things with a clear eye, but I’ll admit that it’s possible that I’m being overly pessimistic. But I don’t see much hope for the GOP in the future. Note that I didn’t say …

December 24, 2012

We Never Learn

The atrocity at New Town Connecticut is a horror that shocked and appalled a nation, showing that, when it comes to children and their safety, we can still be appalled. Yet this monstrosity has taught us nothing, nothing at all. …

December 11, 2012

Lemmings Over the Fiscal Cliff

No matter what happens with the fiscal cliff negotiations the GOP is going to take the blame. If nothing happens and taxes go up and non discretionary spending is slashed it will be the Republicans fault, not the ideological rigidity …

November 29, 2012

Conservatives Need to Hold the Line

It has been a dispiriting three weeks. President Obama gets reelected, and the Democrats actually make modest gains in Congress. And on top of it Conservatives are engaged in a cannibalistic frenzy in trying to assign blame for the election …

November 18, 2012

Can America Survive?

Filed under: American Society & Heritage - 18 Nov 2012

Among political philosphers throughout the ages, Plato, Aristotle, Machiavelli, Montesquieu, Madison, and Hamilton just to name a few, it was an article of faith than in order for a republic to survive it had to be small and homogenous. The …

November 3, 2012

The Obama Years: Stagnation, Squander, and Surrender

Soon America will make its decision about what kind of nation we want to be, and hopefully President Obama can start planning what kind of post presidency he’s going to have. Will we go back to constitutional republicanism with its …

October 27, 2012

America Needs its Navy Mr. President

As far as President Obama is concerned the United States navy is as relevant to national security as the horse and sabre cavalry or bayonet charges towards enemy lines. This is nothing new. The Democratic party has long had a …

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