Conservative Views

 

30 of the Most Violent Exhortations from the Bible, Torah and Quran

 

The Ten Commandments had no influence on American law: 5 Things the Religious Right Needs to Learn About the 10 Commandments

 

Scientists Discover the Fascinating Psychological Reason Why Conservatives Are…Conservative

Rise of the Paranoid South: How Fear of “Outsiders” Cemented Conservatism's Stranglehold in the Region

Conservative Myths and Ideas

Actually, "the Rich" Don't "Create Jobs," We Do

GOP Dogma on Taxes, Spending and Revenue vs. the Facts

Five Myths about the Bush Tax Cut

Deficit Myths: The six most prevalent lies about budget deficits and economic recovery

In case you want to know how Republicans think, here's something from a new book by Chris Mooney:

http://www.alternet.org/story/154875/the_science_of_fox_news%3A_why_its_viewers_are_the_most_misinformed;

plus an interview with Mooney:

http://www.alternet.org/story/154940/understanding_the_ideological_divide_between_liberals_and_conservatives%3A_is_it_possible_for_us_to_get_along

Use this to counter conservative anti-immigration rants: Myths about immigration

Here's one for all who think government is the problem: The Biggest Engine of Economic Growth? 8 Ways Taxpayers and the Government Are Necessary to Capitalism

Santorum’s Gospel of Inequality

The Truth About the Conservative Mind: Why Reactionaries from Edmund Burke to Sarah Palin Have Fought Real Liberty

Contrary to his belief in "free markets" Mitt Romney Actually Likes Government Help - Two Related Stories

What Conservatives Really Want by George Lakoff

 

Two Articles that sum up conservative views of crime

The Death Penalty Deters Crime and Saves Lives

Do the time, lower the crime