Politics

Politics Overview

Why would anyone choose such a broad subject? Well, I won’t lie, audience, readers, barely interested skimmers… I chose to do a brief introductory overview about politics because it’s more than just something you shouldn’t discuss with customers, first dates, and oh, anyone you’re just now meeting. And because I’m angry. Apparently, political discussions are … ...
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Democrats & Republicans

A teacher once said to me, “The difference between Democrats and Republicans is the difference between a man who would give a starving family a loaf of bread every day, and a man who would teach the family to make their own bread.” But is that actually accurate? Especially considering that so many Democrats work … ...
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The New Tea Party Movement

So, what’s it all about? Well, according to most official sources of information, the Tea Party movement promotes a combination or Libertarian and Republican conservative ideals. The key word here isn’t Libertarian, conservative, or Republican, –it’s “ideals”. The Tea Party stands for Constitutional rights, reduced spending, reducing the national debt, and opposition to taxation in … ...
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Third Party Political Groups

There are a few American political parties other than just Democrats and Republicans. Actually, there are around fifty; some of them are only statewide, while others were once pretty popular. Some even had federal representatives when they were founded. Here are a few of the more shocking groups, starting with my personal favorite: The World Union of … ...
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The Most Controversial Presidents

Abraham Lincoln – If you want peace, prepare for war. While Abraham Lincoln has been lifted up and placed on a pedestal by most Americans today, in March of 1861 he was public enemy number one. Oh, and by the way, –Abraham Lincoln was a Republican! Gasp! When Lincoln was elected, thirteen (unlucky number) states seceded from … ...
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