With 20 million illegal aliens in the US, Homeland Security must be an illusion.
If you cut the size of government, there will be higher unemployment.
There are no jobs left for high school graduates except the military. Manufacturing is gone, homebuilding has stopped and municipal services are being cut.
We already have socialized medicine. It’s called Medicare and Medicaid.
Globalization enriches the corporations, not consumers.
Bankers, lawyers and accountants are paid to game the system.
Rating agencies should be public entities and part of the United Nations or Vatican or U2, beyond the influence of any government or corporation.
Taxing real estate is the fairest and most stable form of local finance.
Not-for-profit institutions cause revolutions over time because they shift the tax burden to the poor.
Charitable contributions are the last accepted form of vanity.
Pension systems are never fully funded and always default – with time.
Pensions should only be a ‘safety net’ and provide 50% of median income.
Health care procedures or drugs that extend life by less than three years should not be paid for with public funds (where do I signed up to be on the ‘death panel’)
Inheritance taxes should recapture Social Security payments in excess of Social Security contributions
Inheritance taxes should recapture Medicare payments in excess of Medicare contributions
Wars only pay if you win them. Iraq and Afghanistan don’t pay
The next global war will start in the China Sea. 20 years and counting.
Chechnya will always be a part of Russia because the oil pipeline from Azerbaijan to the Black Sea goes through it.
Marijuana makes you stupid; legalize it.
Too many Americans are in jail.
If we put the unemployed to work, we would live in a worldly paradise.
The government produces the most valuable ‘goods and services’: defense, police protection, jails, sanitation, disease control, waste removal, clean water, clean air, clean food, safe medicine, roads, airports, harbors, railroads, primary education, secondary education, pure research and public parks and wilderness preserves.
The Disney Company is best qualified to manage Jerusalem, not Israel nor the Palestinians.
Please suggest some more Self-Evident Truths that I could add to the list.
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