Economy

2020 or 1984? Big Tech is Watching

By Alex Mangie:  A video of several doctors espousing their opinions on the drug Hydroxychloroquine on the steps of the Supreme Court was once on the Internet.  Now it is gone, never to be seen again.  Is there anything quite…

Triggered: Jayapal’s Rudeness on Display at Barr Hearing

By Alex Mangie:  I do not know how Bill Barr finds the strength to sit through these Congressional character assassinations.  For a man of his background and experience, the patience required to sit there in a hearing for five hours…

The Myth of Non Essential Workers in the Age of COVID-19

By: Alex Mangie.   Every worker is essential—this has always been true until the media and government has told you otherwise.  Nurses, teachers, police officers, custodians, waitresses, mechanics, barbers, retail clerks, fitness instructors, bakers, manure spreaders, and every other possible kind…

Time to Rein in the Press

By Mark Mangie. It is time to rein in the press. The rabid press has gotten it wrong again. Starting with the 2016 election and their coronation plans for Hillary Clinton; moving on to the Kavanaugh hearings where they proclaimed…

Emma Goldman’s Awakening

By: James Maropoulakis Denney.  Anarchist/feminist, 1869-1940, political activist and author. She was jailed for publicly advocating birth control in America. Goldman was born in Russian Lithuania in a Jewish family, and immigrated to America in 1885. After her release from…

Greed and Envy- The Cornerstone of the Income Tax

By: Lloyd “Sticks” Burt . When the founding fathers drafted the Constitution they made a very real decision to require all taxation be of equal percentages. They also intended for the Federal Government to be funded through import duties and…

Mahoning County Republican Party Chairman’s Fall Dinner

Chairman’s Fall Dinner and Reception featuring Congressmen Jim Jordan and Bill Johnson The Georgetown Banquet Center November 1, 2018 VIP Reception – 5:15 PM General Reception – 6:00 PM Dinner – 6:30 PM General Reception and Dinner:   $60.00 pp/ $110.00/couple VIP Reception and…

Two Americas

Welcome to Progressive America. The primary reason I voted for Donald Trump was to fight back against the trash I saw at the White House Correspondents Dinner last night. The juxtaposition between the Michigan rally and “whatever that was” in…

Stephen Foster Statue Removed from Pittsburgh Park

I offer this outstanding performance of Beautiful Dreamer to honor Stephen Foster, the great American composer from the mid 19th Century, whose statue was removed today from Schenley Park in Pittsburgh. Foster was a Pittsburgh native.  His music was reflective…

The Modern Political Eras: Roosevelt to Trump

By Mark Mangie. Beginning in 1932, modern American politics has been dominated by only four families. Like all things in life, there is a season for everything.  Politics is no exception.  The death of Barbara Bush marked the end of…