Of all major organizations you might assume that Transparency International would carefully and diligently avoid any risk of perceived conflicts of interest. You’d be wrong.… Read More The Problem with Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index
Democrats still seem amazed that voters are more concerned about economic conditions and resentment against Wall Street (no bankers jailed, few junk mortgages written down). It is a sign of their wrong path that party strategists are holding onto the same identity politics they have used since the 1960s to divide Americans into hyphenated special-interest groups.… Read More Break Up the Democratic Party: It’s Time for the Clintons and Rubin to Go – and Soros Too
The 19th century French political theorist and economist Frederic Bastiat once warned that “when plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living together in society, they create for themselves in the course of time a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that glorifies it.” For Bastiat, the… Read More What Happens When the Rats Rule the Roost?