Remembering Labor Day’s forgotten workers

By   /  September 1, 2014  /  Commentary, Ohio  /  No Comments

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Monday is Labor Day and if your town is anything like mine, it will be celebrated with a parade of union members marching and driving their vehicles – many of them public ones, like fire engines and dump trucks.

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Stamps prompt teachers to boycott office-supply store

By   /  September 1, 2014  /  Commentary  /  No Comments

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The American Federation of Teachers, one of the country’s largest teachers unions, has called for a boycott of Staples, an office-supply store. Why? Because Staples now sells stamps.

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Wisconsin prosecutors aim to shut down conservatives

By   /  August 29, 2014  /  Commentary, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Part 112 of 113 in the series Wisconsin’s Secret War

By Jon Cassidy | From The American Spectator
Wisconsin has created a new type of political supervillain by combining the most reprehensible attributes of this nation’s two most infamous ogres of the last century — Joseph McCarthy and Richard Nixon.
Start with McCarthy’s reckless and unsubstantiated allegations against random [...]

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Internet goes berserk over Burger King tax news

By   /  August 28, 2014  /  Commentary  /  No Comments

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By Dustin Hurst | Watchdog.org
For one reason or another, many Americans believe that Burger King owes its tax dollars to Uncle Sam.
That’s just not the case, though.
Burger King is a business, not a generator of money to fund government’s binge spending. If the company needs to move — at least on paper — its headquarters to a foreign [...]

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Nothing says ‘I love you Burger King’ like a boycott

By   /  August 27, 2014  /  Commentary, Ohio  /  No Comments

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U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown wants to boycott Burger King – and he wants you to do so as well.

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Do not confuse public spending with private charity

By   /  August 26, 2014  /  Commentary  /  No Comments

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The “ice bucket challenge,” a fundraiser for research into ALS, has swamped many a Facebook news feed in recent weeks.

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