Tag: Childcare

On this episode of “The Federalist Radio Hour,” Veronique de Rugy, a senior research fellow at George Mason University’s Mercatus Center, joins Culture Editor Emily Jashinsky to discuss how President Joe Biden’s childcare proposals and other federal programs targeting families might not actually help mothers and children.

Did Communism Help Make Amy Barrett Awesome?


OK, not Communism with a capital C, all grim and totalitarian, but “communism” as in communal living. Barrett appears to have extensive involvement in a Christian intentional community, People of Praise, an organization both Charismatic and mostly Catholic, in which members practice communal living. According to the Pedia of Wiki,

Members attempt to live as much of a common life as possible, working together, praying for one another both privately and in groups, visiting one another, sharing meals and offering one another gifts of money and material items in times of need. For some members common life extends to working together in community sponsored businesses and outreaches. Most members are married couples, including many with growing children. Some married couples have single men and women living with them in “households”, but most do not. Some single people live together (in houses of single men or women) while some live by themselves. There are also celibate single men and women, some of whom have formed a Brotherhood and Sisterhood within the People of Praise.

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We’ve all heard the apocryphal story of the government breaking your leg and then providing free medical care to set the break, all the while saying “see all we’ve done for you?” With the Republican nominee now having joined the Democratic nominee, as well as the socialist wacko she defeated in the primaries, in calling […]

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