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Tag: Neocons
  • Conservatives Split On “Keep America Safe” Video

    The new video that was recently released by Keep America Safe has been met with nothing but controversy. Perhaps what was most controversial was how the ad questions the patriotism of Justice Department lawyers and Attorney General Eric Holder. Many from the right have overtly criticized Liz Cheney for her tactics used in the video, including members …

  • The Tea-Leaves Read: “Neocons”

    Ron Paul discusses the partisan, neocon nature of theTea Party movement on Jack Hunter’s “Southern Avenger” show:

  • To All Neocons and Obama, Too

    Blowback is here to stay.  Al-Qaeda said the suicide bombing at a US base in Afghanistan that killed seven CIA agents was “revenge” for the deaths of militants in US drone strikes in Pakistan, the US monitoring group SITE said on Thursday. Notice how they didn’t cite the Constitution and our freedoms as a reason …

  • The Neocons Are Losing Ground

    Justin Raimondo of Antiwar.com writes about the recent encouraging developments of the “tea party movement.” Most of the tea-party-goers are becoming increasingly non-interventionist: [The teaparty movement is] on the cusp of learning the great lesson that conservatives of the cold war era failed to absorb: that the idea of maintaining a global military presence, including …

  • Would Our Government Really Start a War to Try to Stimulate the Economy?

    Yes, yes it absolutely would. Military Keynesianism is not a bugbear made up by libertarians — in fact, it is widely hailed as a good idea by the likes of Bill Kristol and Reagan advisor/Harvard professor Martin Feldstein.  Chalmers Johnson, the author of the Ron Paul-recommended book Blowback, writes on the subject: This is military …

  • Revenge of the Plumber

    Ok, anybody remember this guy? His name is Joe, Joe the plumber. He’s really not a plumber. He’s the guy that McCain and Palin used in the 2008 election to represent the American taxpayers. The guy that asked Obama some hard questions about what he was doing with taxpayers dollars. Well, he’s back and he …