Categories: "Politics" or "Letters to the Editor"

Joe Biden: Patriotism's Evil Twin

In a brazen display of a 1950’s style Communist leader, Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate announced this week that it is the patriotic duty of successful Americans to pay more taxes in order to “take money and put it back in the pocket of middle cla… more »

The Economist has drunk the climate change kool-aid

The following is a letter to the editor I have sent to the Economist magazine regarding the article linked below... Sir: The Economist’s blind acceptance that “human-induced climate change is very real indeed” (“A changing climate of opinion?” Sep 4,… more »

Ross on the radio today (Friday, 8/29)

For those of you who are interested and have the time, please tune in your radio or your web browser to listen as I guest host the Luke Shiltz Program on Newstalk 1310 KFKA in Greeley, Colorado this afternoon from 4 PM to 6 PM Mountain Time. I'll disc… more »

Three cheers for a do-nothing Congress

re "By their resolutions you shall know them", Rocky Mountain News editorial, 8/20/08 The inactivity of the current do-nothing Congress in the last session wa… more »

The British explain school choice and the dead hand of government

Thanks to Don Boudreaux for bringing this to my attention. It should be required viewing for American voters, parents, and politicians. [youtube]LLDb2V86Ei0[/youtube] more »

If you think the problems are bad...

The people over at have a great new "demotivator": Government You can get a 24" x 30" poster or a 5" x 7" framed version for your desk... more »

What John Edwards and the Iraq Surge have in common

What do the news stories about John Edwards having an affair and the success of the surge in Iraq have in common? They're both bad news for Democrats so they both go unreported for as long as possible in the mainstream media. It is only now that th… more »

Book Review: The Case Against Barack Obama

David Freddoso's "The Case Against Barack Obama" is a well-researched 240 pages which lays out the case that Barack Obama is anything but the agent of "change" and "reform" which he wants voters to "hope" he is. Freddoso shows that almost every time O… more »

America's intellectual terrorists, Part 2

Of course the ultimate example of the left’s intolerance for anyone who isn’t blindly leftist came from comments to an earlier article. I’m not sure where the comments are, so I’ll paraphrase. The commenter wanted readers of the Gang of Four blog to com… more »

America's intellectual terrorists, Part 1

Until joining the Gang of Four, most of my regular writing was either on my own blog or for the non-partisan site or the overtly conservative site The Gang represents my first regular involvement with a site whose… more »