WND Exclusive – Congress just created a brand new dependency class

by Brent Smith for World Net Daily:

What do you do if you want to create a new dependency class in America?

Well, you can do what the leftist progressives have done since the “Great Society” of Lyndon Johnson and his “War on Poverty.”

You simply pay people not to work. You offer up assistance programs that, over the years, grow into entitlement programs.

The people then get conditioned not to work while still collecting a check, so they begin to feel “entitled,” rather than thankful to receive the “free” money.

And after a period of time, you have what you wanted – a class of people solely dependent upon the beneficence of the government. read more

The War With No Exit Strategy

by: the Common Constitutionalist 

When America goes to war, what do the people want to know? I don’t mean the military; I’m talking about the average citizen.

 

They want to know how much it might cost, how long will it take, what is the goal, what does victory look like and what is the exit strategy.

 

They might ask what the justification for war might be and how to gauge if we are winning or losing.

 

Take our two most recent wars. Just a few months ago, the Huffington Post wrote that, “the Iraq war cost $800 billion, and what do we have to show for it? The toll on the people of Iraq was even greater. A decade of war left chaos and impoverishment…”

 

Those are good points. Points you’ll want to recall as you read on. read more