Tag Archives: Harry Truman

THULE: President Harry S. Truman Speech to Congress on Foreign Policy- March 12th, 1947- The Truman Doctrine

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat When I think of the greatest American president’s, Harry Truman would be on my first hand. When you’re talking about the 20th Century, I believe it comes down to either … Continue reading

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Democratic Socialists USA: Social and Economic Bill of Rights

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: Democratic Socialists USA: Social and Economic Bill of Rights When you look at the New Deal from President Franklin Roosevelt in the 1930s, you see the creation of the American … Continue reading

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The National Interest: Opinion: Tom Nichols: No Other Choice: Why President Harry Truman Dropped The Atomic Bomb on Japan

The National Interest: Opinion: Tom Nichols: No Other Choice: Why President Harry Truman Dropped The Atomic Bomb on Japan I mostly agree with Tom Nichols about President Truman and the atomic bomb being dropped in Japan. The only thing I … Continue reading

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The New Republic: The Long March to Medicare

The New Republic: The Long March to Medicare The fiftieth anniversary of the most successful government health insurance program in the country, if not the most successful health insurance program period. No other health insurer has provided more health insurance … Continue reading

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Independent Institute: The Beacon: Randall Holcombe: Progressivism: Rhetoric Versus Reality

Independent Institute: The Beacon: Randall Holcombe: Progressivism: Rhetoric Versus Reality What people need to understand about progressivism, is that it isn’t socialism. Sure, they are both about big centralized government, but progressivism isn’t completely about government. And doesn’t think individualism … Continue reading

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Tom Woods: James Ostrowski- Progressivism: The Idea Destroying America

What I’m going to do with this piece, is to layout what progressivism and Progressives are and what they aren’t. I’ll start with what they are not. They aren’t Socialists and Statists, democratic or otherwise. Bernie Sanders, Ralph Nader, Dennis … Continue reading

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Daniel J.B. Mitchell: Ronald Reagan Campaigns For Harry Truman in 1948

If you just saw or met Ronald Reagan in lets say 1978 or so and had no idea who he was other than Governor of California and looking to run for President in 1980 and someone told you that Reagan … Continue reading

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