Posts ByRalph J. Benko, Author at Affluent Christian Investor
Use Tough Love To Win The Millennials
The Millennial Vote was treated like a Magical Unicorn in the 2016 election. It is seen as something valuable and mysterious. As Dan Schwabel, at Quartz, in a piece modestly entitled The complete guide to winning the millennial vote this … Read More
The Real Enemy Is Stagnation
Marx wrote: “all the events and personalities of great importance in world history occur, as it were, twice… the first time as tragedy, the second as farce.” Karl, not Groucho, Marx.
We entered the realm of farce.
The voters rejected … Read More
Mr. Trump, Heed The Lesson Jimmy Carter Never Learned
In my previous column I observed here how the 2016 race reflects American conditions in the late 1970s — also stagnant — and how the political elites are echoing President Jimmy Carter’s feckless reaction in his notorious July 15, 1979 address … Read More
How Ted Cruz Could Deliver the Coup de Grâce to Donald Trump
Presidential elections are about, above all, just two things: our security and our prosperity. Promises of prosperity have all but faded into the background… except by Donald Trump. In the last debate in which he participated Donald Trump hit the … Read More
Donald Trump, The ‘Kid From Queens,’ Meets ‘Texas Ted’ Cruz In Vegas
The preliminaries are over. The real presidential campaign begins.
Trump, the “Kid from Queens,” confronts “Texas Ted” Cruz.
Cruz and Trump have so far maintained a nonaggression pact. Cruz and Trump, both winners by nature, are all in to win. … Read More
If The Republicans Won’t Win The Argument There’s No Way They’ll Win The War
One of the environmental advocates who coined this term recently revealed to Jean Chemnick, a reporter for E&E, one of the Left’s most potent weapons in dominating the policy discourse (even while, often although not always, losing political … Read More