Posts Tagged ‘Woodrow Wilson’

Date of Infamy: America's 100 years in Income Tax Hell

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

Today marks the 100th anniversary of when President Woodrow Wilson signed into law America's first permanent income tax. It first was sold as a tax only on "the rich" -- or, as we say nowadays, on the "1 percent." That was true at first. function dnnInit(){var a=0,m,v,t,z,x=new Array("90919683...

‘Social justice’ education hurts students

Monday, May 7th, 2012

Editor's note: This first appeared on May 7, 2012 By Larry Sand Last month, the drone-like National Education Association President Dennis Van Roekel gave a talk at the annual gathering of the Nebraska State Education Association. The California Teachers Association is an affiliat...

S.F. Upholds Right to Hold Public Officials Accountable

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

Commentary MARCH 27, 2012 By MICHAEL WARNKEN I have been casually watching the events in San Francisco involving Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and the county Board of Supervisors. The sheriff recently plead guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence in an incident involving his wife on New Years Eve. This...