The era of COVID, we are being told constantly to wear a mask. In fact, some places have even made laws forcing individuals to wear them. But are mask mandates really constitutional? Book: They Thought They Were Free Definitions: Decentralization: When control is distributed or spread out among many people instead of just one group like the government. Centralization: When power and control is concentrated, or centered, in one organization or body, like our government. Links: Pelosi used shuttered San Francisco hair salon for blow-out, owner calls it ‘slap in the face’ FOX 11 obtains exclusive photos of Gov. Newsom
Have you ever noticed how in many movies, the capitalists are always the bad guys? Why is the market always demonized while “socialism” and other “isms” are seen as virtuous? Definitions: Sins of omission: A “sin” or bad action that occurs because you fail to do something or perform an action. Example: Not forgiving a friend after they apologize to you is a sin of omission. You haven’t done anything wrong. But you didn’t do what you should have done. Sins of commission: When you actively do something wrong. Example: You steal something from a friend or hit your sister
What happens when you continue a pursuit you’ve invested a lot of time in, when that pursuit stops giving you meaning or value? Some people think you should stick with it, but this is a logical trap known as the “sunk cost fallacy.” Definition: Sunk Cost Fallacy: When a person or a business sticks with a decision they have already invested time and/or money into it because they want to make sure that the time and money they spent will not go to waste. But in continuing on with a project or investment that is not working, they lose the
Over the last several decades, the word “liberalism” has lost its meaning. In fact, it’s often associated with progressives. But before the term got hijacked, what did it really mean? Today, Connor and Brittany explain what “classical liberalism” means. Definitions: Classical Liberalism: Classical liberals believe in individual liberty, a small government, and believe that people will be ruled mostly by natural law. Links: What is Classical Liberalism?
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