The Tytler Cycle Part 5

John Eberhard I have written four articles previously on what is known as the Tytler Cycle. This is a repeating cycle of events in history that is attributed by most to Scottish historian Alexander Tytler. The quote goes like this: "A democracy is always temporary in nature; it simply cannot exist as a permanent form […] Read more »

The Key to Understanding Liberal Thought

By John Eberhard I am a political conservative. I favor smaller government, lower taxes, am against welfare and against government intrusion into our lives. I have spent a fair amount of time in my life trying to understand what make liberals tick. It’s been tough and I can’t say I’ve been very successful in understanding […] Read more »

The Key to Understanding Liberal Thought

By John Eberhard I am a political conservative. I favor smaller government, lower taxes, am against welfare and against government intrusion into our lives. I have spent a fair amount of time in my life trying to understand what make liberals tick. It’s been tough and I can’t say I’ve been very successful in understanding […] Read more »

From Tom McClintock on the Shutdown

This is an email I received from US Rep Tom McClintock: ======================== Dear Friends, The debt limit exists for a simple reason: to assure that public debt isn’t recklessly piled up without Congress periodically acknowledging it and addressing the spending patterns that are causing it. If a debt limit increase is supposed to be automatic, […] Read more »

The Tytler Cycle, Part 4

By John Eberhard I am writing this article in the weeks after the 2012 election. Certainly conservatives everywhere are in shock. I believe the Tytler cycle explains a lot about what is going on in America, and specifically the re-election of Barack Obama. I have written three other articles about the Tytler cycle (1, 2, […] Read more »

The 2012 Election – Democratic Party Strategy

By John Eberhard We have been hearing for a while that the 2012 is the most election in our lives, so much so that it’s almost a cliché now. But nonetheless I believe it is true. This election is shaping up to be a battle over a simple concept. The Democrats, with President Obama stridently […] Read more »

An Open Letter to Ron Paul Supporters

By John Eberhard The United States is heading down a dangerous road. 50% of all U.S. households receive some kind of public assistance. Roughly the same percentage pay no taxes. Common sense says that that is mathematically unsustainable. But Democrats have bloated government spending and government borrowing to continue to fund unsustainable entitlements. And the […] Read more »