Tag Archives: governance

VDH is Bemused by Mueller

After investigating Donald Trump and his team for over a year , seven months under a special prosecutor (May 17, 2017), there has been one charge of  illegal behavior (lying to the FBI about a legal activity.) Listening to the … Continue reading

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Equality: Pro and Con

“I am a democrat because I believe in the fall of man. I thing most people are democrats for the opposite reason” – C.S. Lewis, Spectator, 1943. Lewis is, as always, fresh, clear and arresting in his thinking. Here he … Continue reading

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Baptists and Bootleggers

…and their descendants. This is one of those times the sequel is more compelling than the original.

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Persuasion and the Value Proposition

Dilbert author, Scott Adams says Trump is a clown genius. (sept’15) Adams has been talking about Trump a lot. Gillespie is now analyzing him in terms of game.

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The Gruber Reveal

Obamacare has a new credibility scandal. The substance is not so new. People have been saying for years that the bill is needlessly complex and that it has dozens of little disasters hidden within. That if people understood it, They’d … Continue reading

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Memory Hole

In reading about policy battles, international relations and economic fortunes: history as it is happening, we seem to learn things, important things. Six months later, these conclusions borne of hard experience are forgotten, barely recalled or distorted beyond recognition. This … Continue reading

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Radical Levelling – To What End?

If someone were to offer you a monthly cheque, would it help? Would it make any important aspect of your life better? It is a hard question and a confusing one. After all, I work. I’m sure I could use … Continue reading

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