Brain Drain and the Sanders Wealth Tax

The Sanders campaign boasts of fighting for a radical new approach to taxation: a wealth tax. Unlike the traditional income tax, this plan does not tax money coming in but rather all assets a man has to his name. His wealth tax was the focus of another article on The Conservative Critique which can be […]

The Insidiousness of the Sanders’ Wealth Tax

So-called “democratic socialist” Bernie Sanders has a novel approach to taxation up his sleeve, just waiting to be unleashed on America. He calls it a wealth tax, which is fundamentally different from all mainstream tax proposals. It is a tax on all assets. Every single penny a man has to his name in any form […]

Things to be Thankful for this Thanksgiving

Today is thanksgiving, the day traditionally set aside to commemorate the feast between the Pilgrims and Wampanoag Indians in 1621. We live in a much different world than the first Thanksgiving revelers. Since then, their descendants rose up against British tyranny and proclaimed a new nation. Civil war scorched the land yet the republic came […]

The Case Against Socialism by Rand Paul: Conservative Critique Book Review

A lot of good books came out in the last few months about politics and economics. This article starts a new type of article on The Conservative Critique: the book review. In the past, there have been reviews of several books on certain topics but those weren’t time relevant i.e. they weren’t new. For this […]