Category Archives: American politics

Seaward bound and unbound

Let’s first define seaward: “the direction or side away from land and toward the open sea”. Seems pretty innocuous, yet there has been quite a disturbance in the force over the use of just this word the other day. And … Continue reading

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“Far right”: the left’s term for people with normal values and common sense

Found in the US on Powerline, but from our own ABC. Steve Hayward finds it funny, and cannot detect the anti-Trump vitriolic hatreds that lie behind it. In some ways it demonstrates that for those of us who line up … Continue reading

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Who’s the real free trader around here?

From America: A Prisoner of Our ‘Allies’. Hits the nail right on the head over tariffs, and much else beside. The political class is screaming bloody murder over Trump’s performance at the G-7 meeting in Canada, where he reportedly spent … Continue reading

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Tax cuts doing good in the USA

Dan Mitchell sends news from the US and an optimistic mention of corporate tax cuts in Australia.

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Trump’s progress with deregulation

Tracking site in case you missed it. Better than a poke in the eye with a stick. h/t Confused old misfit. There is also the vibe of it. Business knows that the man in the White House is not out … Continue reading

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Are they stupid, gullible or malicious?

Or maybe they are just nuts. Political derangement is a mental disease for which the left is highly susceptible. PDT is demonstrating that every principle they have lived by is wrong, but rather than being willing to learn, they have … Continue reading

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Is North Korea defying China?

Any news that reflects positively on PDT is naturally ruthlessly suppressed by the media, but the net being the way it is, we nevertheless do tend to find out if these things are of interest. Anyway, seems the June 12 … Continue reading

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Out of touch is the least of it

From my far-left Californian ex-mate who represents every aspect of the insanity projected by anyone with TDS. Which brings me to this, which is not at all sympathetic, but at least gets discussed: Trump turns North Korea into an attack … Continue reading

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On the left it’s all about power

VENEZUELANS VOTE FOR MORE CRAZY MADURO 75% DISAPPROVAL NATION IN RUIN   That’s in some third world backwater where the elections are fixed and you cannot get rid of the left even when they are ruining everything about your lives. … Continue reading

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This year in Jerusalem

EMBASSY IN JERUSALEM!   The American embassy, that is. And for some background, this is fascinating: How Harry Truman Crossed His Own State Department to Recognize Israel. One of the few businessmen to have been an American president. Read it … Continue reading

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