Category Archives: Social Movements

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage (R) has what is thought to have been a milkshake thrown over him as he visits Northumberland Street in Newcastle Upon Tyne during a whistle stop UK tour on May 20, 2019 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, England. Ian Forsyth/Getty Images

MILKSHAKES TO MOLOTOV COCKTAILS: THE US LEFT VEERS TOWARD VIOLENCE

COMMENTARY Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times | July 29, 2019 Updated: July 29, 2019 The left in the United States is on a path to acceptance and even encouragement of political violence. Desperate to achieve traction against the obvious economic and political successes of President Donald Trump, the left is increasingly willing to use violence—from low-level “milkshaking” assaults to life-endangering terrorism—as a tool to shut down opposition. Unless stopped, the left will take the United States down a very Read More...

DOWN WITH THE WELFARE STATE! ONWARD TO THE WELFARE SOCIETY!

By Trevor Loudon   |  The Epoch Times  |   February 8, 2019 Commentary The welfare state is a pernicious and destructive system that saps the moral fiber of a nation and leads inevitably, if unchecked, to tyranny. On the way to slavery welfarism, it cancerously eats away at our humanity. Government welfare obliterates the best side of human nature. It destroys generosity and kindness and genuine concern for the welfare of others. The welfare state is the deadly enemy of the “welfare society.” The Read More...
Seniors rush to register for the Medicare Part D plan before deadline on May 15, 2006 in New York City. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

GOVERNMENT WELFARE: A CANCER KNOWN AS COMMUNISM

By Trevor Loudon |  via The Epoch Times    |  February 8, 2019 Updated: February 12, 2019 Commentary Government welfare is communism. Free money from the state, whether in terms of benefits, hand-outs, or non-universal tax-beaks is a trap that will draw people into socialism and beyond. It’s a lot like cancer. Stage one of societal cancer is “welfarism.” Citizens get a few benefits for the elderly, the very young, those who can’t look after themselves, maybe some student loans. The economy remains pretty healthy. Read More...
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) (R) announce the Green New Deal outside the U.S. Capitol on Feb. 7, 2019. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

THE RED ROOTS OF THE ‘GREEN NEW DEAL’: PART 2

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) (R) announce the Green New Deal outside the U.S. Capitol on Feb. 7, 2019. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)   By Trevor Loudon  |  The Epoch Times  |  February 11, 2019    Updated: February 11, 2019 This article is Part 2 of a two-part series on the “Green New Deal.”  Also see ‘Green New Deal’ Could Plunge the World Into War Part 1 Calls for a “Green New Deal” are rapidly building on the U.S. left. Promoted Read More...

DEMOCRATS ALLOW COMMUNISTS TO INFILTRATE THEIR PARTY ACROSS THE NATION

The Communist Party USA (CPUSA) is infiltrating the Democratic Party across the country. Communists, some openly, some secretly, are working in Democratic campaigns, holding Democratic Party leadership positions, and even running for public office on the Democratic Party ballot line. Read More...

‘GREEN NEW DEAL’ COULD PLUNGE THE WORLD INTO WAR: PART 1

A Chinese naval officer communicates with his French counterparts during a joint exercise 16 March 2004, in the East China Sea STR/AFP/Getty Images   By Trevor Loudon   |   The Epoch Times   |   January 22, 2019    Updated: February 4, 2019 Commentary This article is Part 1 of a two-part series on the “Green New Deal.” Part 2 will address the organizations promoting this massive socialist proposal. The “Green New Deal” currently being promoted by socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) will halve the U.S. military budget. Read More...