The great Chinese experiment in communism known as The Great Leap Forward, occurred from 1958-1962 under the command of Mao Zedong. The ruthless dictator established an entire socio-political ideology, one which resulted in an estimated 30,000,000 deaths. Historian Frank Dikötter contends that this genocide may have been one of the worst in world history, and its lasting implications are still seen today. The sinister Laogai labor camps continue to exist to this day. The Laogai system is considered the largest network of forced labor camps in the world. There are at least 1,045 throughout China today, and untold numbers have...Read More
Author: Taylor Samuelson
The nation’s largest conservative conference kicked off last weekend with massive attendance. The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) comes at a turning point for conservatives throughout the nation which are faced with an evolving Trump administration. The White House was just ranked by Heritage Foundation as completing 64% of their “Mandate for Leadership” agenda. However, many conservatives still hold resentment towards Trump for his antics and brash public image. The looming Mueller investigation doesn’t make it easier for many of them either. CPAC was a major solidifying point for those who’ve struggled to get behind Trump, but it didn’t go without controversy. The Le-Pen...Read More
Seventeen innocent children are dead in Florida. They are dead because man is fallen. We live in a world where evil exists, and it seeks to overwhelm those of us who have faith in something greater than ourselves. Americans should be praying fervently for the victims of this evil and for the wisdom to move forward. The founders of this country, though they could not foresee such atrocious acts as Parkland, were wise men. They left us a blueprint, a framework for a realistic approach to dealing with dozens of issues, including mass shootings and gun violence. This blueprint...Read More
Senator Rand Paul has successfully filibustered the United States Senate and singlehandedly shutdown the government for a few minutes. Readers should note that this shutdown did not last, and the votes necessary to pass the budget have already been considered for the Senate. Congressional staffers and representatives were clearly irritated, and some awful comments circulated media surrounding Paul and his actions. Reports later showed that Bette Midler and others insinuated things about Rand’s neighbor, who brutally assaulted late last year. Where’s Rand Paul’s neighbor when we need him? — Bette Midler (@BetteMidler) February 9, 2018 Why Rand Shut It Down...Read More
The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence released a memo detailing potential FISA court abuse by high-ranking members of both the DOJ and the FBI. The accusations entail nefarious characters acting with political interests and hijacking the FISA process to ensure that the courts continued the approval for investigation. The memo in its entirety can be found here, and individuals who are quickly jumping to conclusions should follow Reagan’s lead and “Trust, but verify”. This memo will likely be juxtaposed following other releases, including but not limited to the Schiff memo, a potential Senate Judiciary memo, and maybe even...Read More
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