American Socialism

This is a comment on a blog posted by thecommunityorganizer: thecommunityorganizer wrote: So where do we go from here? The news just seems to get worse with every passing day.   Ron Allen answers: Yes, this is true. ...

Public Health Care Insurance

This is an answer to a comment posted by John (nsemn8r): John (nsemn8r) wrote: I knew you'd disagree with me regarding the free market - it's OK; I spoke out of anger, not sense.   Ron Allen answers: I can sense your...

Public Health Care Insurance

This is an answer to a comment posted by John (nsemn8r): John (nsemn8r) wrote: OK - I wrote quite a summary of this, but as I posted, I was logged off the system board, and lost everything! Well, maybe 'll be quicker this time (I...

Public Health Care Insurance

This is an answer to a comment posted by John (nsemn8r): John (nsemn8r) wrote: I don't see capitalists (of which I am one) as "ruthless", so much. But I do think that the concern for those in need of help (hand-up, not hand-out) is...

Public Health Care Insurance

This is an answer to a comment posted by GovMisdirection: GovMisdirection wrote: Capitalists appear ruthless because there is no reason for them to support you! Ron Allen answers: Actually, I do not need the support of...

Public Health Care Insurance

This is a comment on a blog posted by donttreadonme: donttreadonme wrote: National Health Care or National Health Scare? Ron Allen answers: Very good! donttreadonme wrote: President Obama wants some sort of...

Public Health Care Insurance

This is an answer to a comment posted by John (nsemn8r): John (nsemn8r) wrote: In a capitalist society, health insurance and public assistance are two separate entities. In a socialist society, they are the same entity. In a...

Public Health Care Insurance

This is a comment on a blog posted by gn235: gn235 wrote: The Upcoming Healthcare Debate:   Health care IS NOT a right. Ron Allen answers: Says who?  Says you. In Canada, England, France, etc. health care is a...

Public Health Care Insurance

This is an answer to a comment posted by 13wishes: 13wishes wrote: Being a person from Canada I love the health care system we have and I don't mind waiting 3 months for something because I know it's "free". Ron Allen answers: ...

Public Health Care Insurance

This is a comment on a blog posted by Vince Lane (vlane50): Vince Lane (vlane50) wrote: In three words, public insurance will be good for "me and you". Of course the AMA is going to scream bloody murder. This puts a damper on the rich...

Stimulus, Bailouts, and Tea Parties

This is an answer to a comment posted by Thom (Hugh_Pizmehoff): Thom (Hugh_Pizmehoff) wrote: Give a man a fish and feed him for a day, give a man a "tea-party" and feed him for a presidential term. Ron Allen answers: ...

The Private Sector and Free Enterprise

This is my comment on a blog posted by thecommunityorganizer: thecommunityorganizer wrote: How long will the ‘Private Sector’ survive? The tyrannical Obama Administration and its lapdog Congress continue to attack the principles of...

American Socialism

This is a comment on a blog posted by jimazz: jimazz wrote: America's Great Move Toward Socialism   Ron Allen answers: All this talk about American socialism is just getting me too excited! If only it were true. ...

Stimulus, Bailouts, and Tea Parties

This is a comment on a blog posted by thecommunityorganizer: thecommunityorganizer wrote: Now for something completely different!   Biden says “everyone guessed wrong,” really Joe, everyone? $1.31 Million per job Joe, are you ...

President Barach Obama: Socialist? Anti-Christ?

This is an answer to a comment posted by dwarry5oh:  dwarry5oh wrote: a or b a) Elitist Oxford University educated Labour Government or b) elitist Oxford University educated      Conservative Government. Ron Allen...

Pax Americana: Israel, Iran, North Korea

This is an answer to a comment posted by John (nsemn8r): John (nsemn8r) wrote: I have preached for years and years (to no avail) that the US is the only country irresponsible enough to actually USE nukes - if any country should not have...

Pax Americana: Israel, Iran, North Korea

This is an answer to a comment posted by abbeysblog: abbeysblog wrote: When Iran obliterates Israel from the map, do we all hold hands and pray. Ron Allen answers: I find it peculiar that people worry so much about Iran using...

President Barack Obama: Socialist? Anti-Christ?

This is an answer to a comment posted by abbeysblog: abbeysblog wrote: Religion and politics are so related. Ron Allen answers: They are related in that both are not proper topics of discussion in a polite conversation. ...

Big Words

This is an answer to a question posted by influx: influx asked: Is it just me or did this blog end abruptly? Ron Allen answers: If you're making reference to the precipitous allusion to Ronald Reagan, this sudden and brief ...

Big Words

This is an answer to a comment posted by Thom (Hugh_Pizmehoff): Thom (Hugh_Pizmehoff) wrote: I always appreciate an articulate individual (literally and verbally), perhaps because I usually understand the meaning; and if I don't, I...

Authority Versus Anarchy

There are libertarians who are also statists.  They believe that a minimal state is necessary, that a laissez-faire state is natural, normal, and necessary. But, in my opinion, the size of a state is relative.  The ideological capitalists...

Big Words

I have been giving this issue of big words some further thought. I do believe in using ordinary language when writing a blog, but there is a difference between the language of political propaganda and political persuasion, and the language of...

Big Words

This is an answer to a comment posted by ElectricEye1981:  ElectricEye1981 wrote: The use of big words does not make one intelligent. Ron Allen answers: Yes, this is very true.  But, also, avoiding big words does not make one...

Private Property, Poverty, Privation: A Debate

This is an answer to a comment posted by John (nsemn8r): John (nsemn8r) wrote: Indeed. A well constructed vocabulary is not something to shun, but rather to embrace. Once again, I must take some time to absorb the meanings of your...

President Barack Obama: Socialist? Anti-Christ?

This is a comment on a blog posted by dwarry5oh: dwarry5oh wrote: Obama is not a Socialist, nor the Anti-Christ. Ron Allen answers: I agree!  And, let me add, socialism is not anti-christ, or anti-christian.  Socialism is not...