Category Archives: Hypocrisy of progressives

Perhaps there’s space at Hogwarts

Something that is doing the rounds in the UK: Petition for J.K. Rowling to take in muslim refugees in her 18 spare bedrooms: J.K. Rowling has often announced her solidarity with Middle-Eastern refugees on twitter. She is well-known advocate of … Continue reading

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Cross Post: Rachel Moore You are the racist, actually, not me

I’m an Orthodox Jewish settler raising seven children in the West Bank. I’m also an American citizen and I voted for Donald Trump. Yeah, I’m that lady. I opened a local business here, and I did so on purpose — … Continue reading

Posted in Cross Post, Ethics and morality, Hypocrisy of progressives, International | 48 Comments

Government shakedown

So I have returned to some very interesting lefty bleating – it appears that the federal government has identified a new source of revenue – welfare recipients. Before that it was multinational corporations, excessive super balances, the air that we … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Taxation | 71 Comments

A modern political dictionary

From MD in the comments to the previous post: There are some new expressions we will see used frequently this year and we need to understand them: fake news = news from non-leftist sources that give voice to the silent … Continue reading

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Getting as much of it in as they can before they go away

We are seeing the Hillary administration in a hurry. These were the plans that have now been scuttled, and there must be more they will find difficult to wedge in but will do so if they can. These people are … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Hypocrisy of progressives | 41 Comments

The left sees itself as the Rebel Alliance

Given the split decision in the comments over Rogue 1, we went along last night to have a look. And I have to say that watching the latest Star Wars was an endurance test, but it did not lack for … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Issues, Hypocrisy of progressives, Terrorism | 60 Comments

The left steals everything so why not an election

The story is in last-shot bid, thousands urge electoral college to block Trump at Monday vote. The moral authority of the left is anyway abysmal but the notion of playing by the rules seems to have escaped them. They are … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Hypocrisy of progressives | 83 Comments

Trying it on

The left in general, but the American Democrats in particular, are doing about as good a job at discrediting their brand as I could hope. This Russian hacking business is an example of such insanity that you really do have … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Hypocrisy of progressives | 53 Comments

The night of the living dead

Where does this go? Is it just more of the process that GWB was selected and not elected, or do they really mean to turn over the election result? The latest: PODESTA QUESTIONS ELECTION LEGITIMACY… White House moves to undermine … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Hypocrisy of progressives, International | 51 Comments

Not to mention the ABC, Fairfax, or the universities …

The Menzies Research Centre has just published some figures … The Menzies research draws on data from the Australian Electoral Commission, the Fair Work Commission and the Australian Charities and Not for Profits Commission. The paper calls for the reform … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Libertarians don't live by argument alone | 23 Comments