Tag: Conservatism

The Political Court

Regardless of the outcome of the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act one thing is certain. The supposed veneer of impartiality of the court has grown so thin most Americans don’t believe it exists. The fact of the matter is…

Institutions vs We The People

Funny thing happened while I was writing the post about corporations. I got side tracked by the whole birth control thing and I felt the need to write something about it. The interesting thing though was when I went back…

Fiduciary responsibility

One of the most frustrating aspects of our discussions on matters dealing with the economy and the way forward is the question of right and wrong. The problem is the question of right and wrong can be answered a variety…

False Choices

A Brief Message from Disengageauto I’m currently working on a piece about corporations, but as is often the case it’s a) taking longer to get out, and b) The focus is changing as I write it. So I’m going to…

The War on Poverty 2.0

I understand the gut instinct behind the policies created to police welfare recipients’ behavior. For many, welfare is an act of charity, and the last thing anyone wants is their charitable donation squandered. If, for example, you lent a friend…