Conservatives against gay marriage

Conservatives against gay marriage

They’re losing it in the Supreme Court with a very weird slavery analogy from the court’s only black justice: They’re losing it because they still think they have a shot at being president…
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Conservative meaning

Conservative meaning

Some years ago, while canvassing for his wife in a local election in Wiltshire, Roger Scruton was asked on the doorstep, “What is conservatism, anyway?” The voter had unwittingly put the question to the man who, more than any other, has defined what conservatism is; the man who has as good a claim as any to be the cleverest living Englishman. If he…

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Define conservative ideology

Define conservative ideology

One of the finest American teachers acquiesced a few years ago to be my mentor. I am a stranger to the good man, but he agreed to answer my questions because he is in possession of a proper understanding of the nature of a true teacher, a public figure whose work is ultimately for the benefit of the common good. I go to him every few months with my…

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Reagan taxes

Reagan taxes

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) - Those who oppose higher taxes and are fed up with record levels of U.S. debt may pine for Ronald Reagan, the patron saint of lower taxes and smaller government. But it s worth considering just what Reagan did - and didn t do - as lawmakers grapple with many of the same issues that their 1980s counterparts faced: a deep recession…

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Conservatives and Liberals

Conservatives and Liberals

For many years, liberals have enjoyed the benefit of considering politics as a preference , meaning that political choices do not require a logical basis such as what is good for the nation, and reflect the whim and will of the individual alone. If you — for example — find liberalism to be aesthetically more inspiring, why not vote for that? Nothing…

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Conservatives beliefs

Conservatives beliefs

Stephen Harper visited Vancouver Island in January 2014. Prime Minister Stephen Harper gestures while participating in a moderated question and answer session with the B.C. Chamber of Commerce in Vancouver on March 12, 2014. Up Next: Protesters Crash Harper Q&A A protestor holds a sign during an event with Prime Minister Stephen Harper at the…

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About Ben Carson

About Ben Carson

To give a taste as to what Carson’s book is all about, below are the 10 most popular quotes from “One Nation, ” ranked in descending order by number of readers highlights based on Amazon Kindle’s “popular highlights” feature: 1. ”The real key to staying cool and calm is to relinquish selfishness and always consider the feelings of others.” 2. ”[if we…

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Conservative views on health care

Conservative views on health care

Roy Botterell/Getty Images Contrary to popular opinion, conservatives do indeed believe there is a need for health care reform. If there is one thing upon which Republicans, Democrats, liberals and conservatives can agree, it is that the health care system in America is broken. The issue, then, is over what exactly is broken about it. Liberals generally…

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Was Reagan a conservative

Was Reagan a conservative

When conservatives gather Thursday for their annual confab there will be homages to Ronald Reagan everywhere. He’ll be mentioned in speeches, he’ll show up as a life-size cardboard cutout, and on posters and buttons. The event’s big dinner is in his name. At the Conservative Political Action Conference, Reagan is king. And the many Republicans vying…

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Liberalism, conservatism

Liberalism, conservatism

More economically liberal. Putting these trends together, you have an increasing number of Americans who are both socially liberal and fiscally conservative. This is probably why pundits are talking about a libertarian impulse trending in the United States. America is not becoming more liberal across the board, we are becoming more libertarian on social…

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Conservative VS liberal chart

Conservative VS liberal chart

Many people get confused on what s what when it comes to political ideology. Many people think that conservatives dislike big government and that liberals love big government, but in reality, they both like big government in different ways. Government can be split in to two main dichotomies: economic and social. Of these two dichotomies you have two…

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Political Conservatism

Political Conservatism

A few years ago I was standing on the deck of a beach house on the 4th of July and a person who had obviously drunk too much told me, “The secret of my life is that I always need someone to hate.” I was reminded of this exchange while watching the stupendously ruthless Republican National Convention over the last several days. Is there anything that…

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Progressive vs. conservative

Progressive vs. conservative

Whoever succeeds Pope Benedict faces challenges that will impact Catholics everywhere, but will the choice have any impact on Catholic doctrine, which many believe is suspended somewhere between the Council of Trent counter-reformation and Vatican II. Photo American-Catholic.com I surveyed the Boston Archdiocese-which was at the heart of the Church…

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Democrats liberal or conservative

Democrats liberal or conservative

“We don’t need to be cheaper liberal Democrats, ” Jindal told the crowd at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference. “We need to be principled conservatives.” Jindal hammered familiar GOP talking points: repeal Obamacare, repeal Common Core, fight the Islamic State aggressively. He also played populist notes as he decried big government bureaucrats…

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Conservative point of view

Conservative point of view

Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland, a Democrat, went after Dr. Ben Carson on CNN’s “Crossfire” Wednesday, criticizing his use of a Nazi reference to highlight the dangers of “going along to get along” when you see the country heading in the wrong direction. After Carson explained what he actually meant with his analogy, Strickland brought up the retired…

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Conservative Economic Policies

Conservative Economic Policies

PRINCETON, NJ - More Americans continue to identify themselves as conservatives than as liberals on economic and social matters. However, the conservative advantage on each dimension is shrinking from higher points in recent years, down to 21 points on economic policy and four points on social policy. The results are based on Gallup s annual Values…

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Social welfare Liberalism

Social welfare Liberalism

Dr Quine s study of the Italian welfare state between the Liberal and Fascist eras is an impressively researched, well-written and original contribution to an under-researched field. Even in Italian there are few global accounts of early Italian welfare state. In English the field is covered in general accounts of the social history of Italy or in passing…

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Definition of conservative and liberal

Definition of conservative and liberal

During the election season the words left and right denote political affiliation more than spatial direction. But where do these associations come from? The left hand has long been associated with deviance. The word “sinister” originally meant “to the left” in Latin. The word “left” comes from the Old English word lyft, which literally meant “weak…

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