Through the words of many wise people, Truth be Told will search for the threads that can illuminate our current societal debates and issues with truth, whether it be American style health care, public education, the free market versus socialism, the vagaries of Wall Street, U.S. foreign policy or any other issue that emerges. Tying history and common sense to current events, we will visit the wisdom, knowledge and understanding of notable historians, economists, presidents and everyday men and women as we seek to find and tell the truth.
Strong and impressive non-white heroes are emerging in America, particularly blacks.They are breaking out of shackles, in some ways created by revised history that made blacks look like unique victims of white supremacy. Story after story is emerging of strong black figures from the past and today. Published 12:46 p.m. July 1, 2010 - Comments
Is the problem really not enough taxes, wealth concentration, and lax regulation? Understanding economics is tough for the layman like me, but it is not too hard to find that freely operating markets and moderate taxation are common denominators in the good times. During these times, our leaders conducted government more like umpires and less like micro-managers. Published 10:52 a.m. June 24, 2010 - Comments
Opponents of the Arizona illegal immigration law enforcement bill and all other recent efforts to fix immigration problems are calling it racisit, or potentially racist. Published 3:54 p.m. May 14, 2010 - Comments
The American formula for greatness was simple. If you believe America can be great again, know the key principles and history. If you think it should be fundamentally transformed, take a look at the key principles and history before you jump on the bandwagon. Published 2:13 p.m. May 7, 2010 - Comments
If Americans no longer felt confident that the property they purchased belonged to them or the contract they signed was binding, what would happen to our society? Published 11:13 a.m. April 20, 2010 - Comments
Death and taxes are the only things certain, said Ben Franklin. Excessive taxation prompted by massive debt and entitlement programs might be the death of America. Take a brief look at America's tax history on this 2010 tax day. Published 1:25 p.m. April 15, 2010 - Comments
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Carla writes about current issues and events with an aim toward telling the truth, using the writings of great thinkers, dead and living, as well as common sense.