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Mike Lotus Speaking to the Indianapolis Federalist Society Lawyers Chapter about America 3.0 on August 14, 2014

I will be speaking about America 3.0 to the Indianapolis Federalist Society Lawyers Chapter on August 14, 2014. The event is a luncheon at the Conrad Indianapolis, 50 West Washington. Because I will be speaking to lawyers, I will focus … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Bastille Day

; Our sister republic, France, is in trouble. And is so often the case, the problem is self inflicted. The EU is a failure, the French political class is the architect of the disaster, and they dare not admit how … Continue reading

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Emmanuel Todd, Speaking in English, on Why the Euro is a Failure

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asPsJagGgAY#t=370 Todd applies his family structure analytic model to explain why the Euro is doomed to fail. He notes that the French and the Germans, for example, have little in common. He expressly says that the French individualism is much … Continue reading

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Happy Independence Day

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.–That to secure these rights, Governments … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day from Winston Churchill, July 4, 1918

The Declaration of Independence is not only an American document. It follows on the Magna Carta and the Bill of Rights as the third great title-deed on which the liberties of the English-speaking peoples are founded…. The political conceptions embodied … Continue reading

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Ron Paul reading America 3.0? Apparently so!

According to the Ron Paul Channel he is. On their page entitled What Ron’s Reading, there’s America 3.0! I hope he gives the book to Rand Paul when he is finished with it. Chapter 9 in particular will help him … Continue reading

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Kevin D. Williamson: “Politics Pays: No society can long thrive by making its innovators subservient to its bureaucrats”

It is baffling that my progressive friends lament the influence of so-called big money on government while at the same time proposing to expand the very scope and scale of that government that makes influencing it such a good investment. … Continue reading

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Walter Russell Mead Calls for a Vision of a Better American Future

Walter Russell Mead Calls for a Vision of a Better American Future The always interesting and often brilliant Walter Russell Mead has a post titled The Right Wrestles with the Inequality Debate. It is mainly an analysis of the disparate … Continue reading

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Mike Lotus at the U.S. Army War College 2014 National Security Strategy Seminar

I had the great good fortune to attend the U.S. Army War College 2014 National Security Strategy Seminar, which ran from June 2-6, 2014. The War College runse an annual course for colonels and lieutenant colonels, personnel from the other … Continue reading

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