Post Tagged with: "Carter"

March 13, 2012 03:55

A Failing Grade for America’s Educational System

“The United States ranked 23rd in science, 17th in reading, and—worst of all—31st in math.” The dropout rate nationwide wavers between 30 percent and 40 percent with urban center dropout rates as high as 80 percent.

October 13, 2010 08:25

So Much Worse Than Carter

The depression continues for African Americans with 16.1% unemployment, near that level for a year now. Hispanics suffer 12.4% unemployment, and Obamanomics is punishing teenagers the most with 26% unemployment.

July 15, 2010 12:09

Obama Making Carter Years look Like Paradise

I no longer feel the need to defend Carter, largely because of the direction the Obama presidency has taken. Let’s compare the two administrations.

June 18, 2010 05:58

A Snakebit President

The president is starting to look snakebit. He’s starting to look unlucky, like Jimmy Carter. It wasn’t Mr. Carter’s fault that the American diplomats were taken hostage in Tehran, but he handled it badly, and suffered. He defied the rule of the King in “Pippin,” the Broadway show of Carter’s era, who spoke of “the rule that every general knows by heart, that it’s smarter to be lucky than it’s lucky to be smart.”

March 11, 2010 09:19

How to Pollute a Mind: Lessons from John Dewey and Van Jones

This June, Princeton University will welcome to its hallowed halls former Obama Green Jobs Czar Van Jones, a self-proclaimed communist. The story of how America started down a path leading to communist instructors in our classrooms begs to be told. Brainwash a child in militant anti-Americanism, and maybe he’ll be a future Van Jones.

February 3, 2010 07:19

Obama’s Strike Three: The Iranian Bomb

What will happen if in the next twelve months or so the suicide-preaching fanatics of Tehran explode a nuclear bomb, as they obviously are dead-set on doing? What will happen if Israel tries a preemptive strike? What if the Saudis, Egyptians, and Gulf States then imported a Sunni bomb from Pakistan?