John Stossel Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Friday 10/21/2011, 3:40pm
Herman Cain has said this week that he is pro-life and that abortion should be made illegal, but also that the government shouldn’t have any role in it and the decision should be left up to the woman and her family. As Kyle notes, it seems that Cain’s position is that abortion should be outlawed but “in situations where a family was deciding whether or not to break the law, it is none of the government’s business to tell them what to do.” Cain seems to be the only person who understands this view, and the Religious Right is not happy, to say the least. Rick Perry... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Wednesday 11/24/2010, 2:21pm
Despite a comprehensive repudiation by historians of the belief that the original Pilgrims were socialists who only began to succeed and prosper once they turned to capitalism, on this Thanksgiving conservative leaders and writers continue to spread the urban legend that the settlers were almost doomed by their socialist-ways. Some background: according to real historians, the Pilgrims held their land in common “in the interest of realizing a profit sooner, and was only intended for the short term; historians say the Pilgrims were more like shareholders in an early corporation than... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 12/10/2009, 5:46pm
Matthew Yglesias: War on Christmas Just Got More Fierce. Pam's House Blend: GOProud calls for President to speak out against Uganda's execute gays bill (You know, maybe GOProud should be calling on some of its CPAC allies to speak out as well.) Sarah Posner: Rick Warren condemns the punishment but not inflammatory rhetoric. Think Progress: Tea Party activists to ‘storm Senate offices’ and ‘stay there until they force us to leave.’ Tapped: CAIR Tipped Off The FBI. Media Matters: AIM blog post smearing Jennings as a "... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 09/23/2009, 4:25pm
The Alliance Defense Fund is partnering with Kirk Cameron and Ray Comfort in their anti-evolution efforts. Meg Whitman has formally declared her candidacy for governor of California and potential U.S. Senate candidate Carly Fiorina launched a web site ahead of this weekend's California Republican Party convention. WorldNetDaily latest columnist? John Stossel. Speaking of WND, check out their latest "outrage." It's rather pathetic. Finally, be sure to check out the lovely necklace Phyllis Schlafly wore to her award ceremony at the Values Voter Summit. MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 07/14/2009, 4:07pm
Last week I mentioned that the National Taxpayer Protest is scheduled for September 12. Hosted by a variety of right-wing and anti-tax groups like the National Taxpayers Union, Americans For Tax Reform, Young America’s Foundation, The Club for Growth and many others, the effort seeks to bring millions of Americans to Washington D.C. for an organized and centralized TEA party-like protest:It’s time to take the tea party movement directly to Washington, D.C. Please join thousands of local organizers and grassroots Americans from across the country as we gather in our... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 07/23/2008, 2:58pm
From John Stossel's latest column: "I asked the Family Research Council's Sprigg whom the government protects when it closes down sex shops. 'The government is protecting actually the people who patronize those shops because I don't think it's in their interest to use pornography and sex toys'." MORE >
Arizona Tea Party Group Defends SB 1062: 'The First Amendment Protects Only The Practice Of The Christian Faith'
2/26/14 @ 12:55pm
Bachmann: American Jews 'Sold Out Israel' To Help Obama; Bible Predicts US Will Turn Against Israel In End Times
3/4/14 @ 3:40pm
Tea Party Nation: Brewer's Veto Imposed 'Slavery,' Mandatory Penis Cakes For 'Homosexual Weddings'
2/27/14 @ 10:15am
5 Tea Party Myths Debunked As Movement Marks 5 Years Of Dysfunction
2/27/14 @ 2:00pm
Derbyshire: 'Future Of The Conservative Movement Is As A Home For White Ethnocentrism'
2/28/14 @ 3:16pm