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1948 Video Predicts the Future

You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video This cartoon, produced by Harding College in 1948, predicts the results of forfeiting freedom to the government in exchange for protection. The ‘Bible advocate’ understands that true security comes from trusting the God of the Bible, not government. While this video is correct […]

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The Voodoo Economics of Both Left and Right

The Voodoo Economics of Both Left and Right

An MIT or Harvard degree in Macroeconomics does not necessarily make one a good advisor of financial policy or a qualified predictor of national growth and decline. In fact, most recently, “enlightened” economists have gotten it wrong time and time again!

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The Garden: a Model of Eco-Friendly Capitalism

The Garden: a Model of Eco-Friendly Capitalism

Recently, the media was a buzz with environmental topics surrounding the celebration of Earth Day. However, this year more than previous years, the capitalists of our day “capitalized” on the event. Local grocery stores began selling reusable shopping bags. Manufacturers began promoting products made from recycled materials. Capitalism was going green. To the Environmentalist this must be “anathema” that someone might profit from the earth. Environmentalists would have us to believe man has enslaved the planet to whom reparations are now owed. It has been said that capitalism works every time. In a free society capitalism will even thrive in an environment where it is considered the enemy.

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Stealing Our Economic Heritage

Stealing Our Economic Heritage

Imagine this headline “Executive Branch uses Murder to Cover-Up Private Property Seizure.” Such a news story would be scandalous indeed; hearings would be started, impeachment would be called for, the courts would be convened, and confidence in government would falter. Such a news story may not be so far-fetched if the Constitution and free markets are killed in order to gain control over the wealth and assets of the citizenry.

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