Browsing All posts tagged under »Democracy«

Why The US Must Befriend Hungary’s Populist Leader

April 12, 2018 by

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By Mike Gonzalez ~ Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban won a convincing majority in Sunday’s parliamentary election. Even the day before the election, The Guardian was all too pleased to showcase the left’s apoplexy by running the headline “Hungary’s war on democracy is a war on democracy everywhere.” This has it exactly backward, of course. Liberals […]

Party Of Government Obstructs Governance

February 18, 2017 by

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By Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt, USMC (RET) ~ A brief exchange on leadership perceptions occurred in 1961 between President John F. Kennedy and Iraeli Prime Minister David Ben Gurion as they met in New York City. Late to the meeting due to a domestic political issue, Kennedy apologized explaining, “Mr. Prime Minister, you have […]

Crazed Politico Columnist: Trump Turns ‘Failing’ Democracy ‘Into Something Evil’

February 2, 2017 by

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By Scott Whitlock ~ Politico’s chief columnist Roger Simon on Wednesday went on an unhinged, hyperbolic rant about Donald Trump in his final contribution for the website. The retiring Simon worried that democracy is “failing” and could turn “into something evil” as the new President ruins the country. Simon hysterically worried, “We live at a […]

Trump Haters Are Attacking Democracy

February 2, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The protests against Donald Trump are so extreme that it’s clear what’s got many on the Left so mad. It’s democracy. They hate it. This is the most frightening thing about the campaign to stop the new US President from doing just what voters elected him to do. We already know the modern […]

Why The Magna Carta Matters

June 21, 2015 by

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By Edwin J. Feulner, Ph.D. Founder of The Heritage Foundation ~ It won’t be long before Americans all across the country are celebrating our great national birthday. And we won’t do so quietly. “It ought to be commemorated as the day of deliverance by solemn acts of devotion to God Almighty,” John Adams, our second president, wrote […]

China Faces Pro-Democracy Uprising In Hong Kong

September 29, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ China could never really be trusted to protect even the limited democracy in Hong Kong, and this confrontation with protesters could become serious: HONG KONG’S leader has appealed for calm and sought to quell fears that the army would be brought in to quash the pro-democracy protests that have brought chaos […]

Democracy In Decline

April 12, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Professor James Allan’s Democracy in Decline can be ordered now: Democracy in Decline charts how democracy is being diluted and restricted in five of the world’s oldest democracies – the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand. James Allan targets four main, interconnected causes of decline – judicial […]