Skip to comments.The 11 principles of a Reagan conservative
Posted on 03/03/2014 8:23:47 AM PST by edcoil
Below are Kengors so-called Reagan Eleven, 11 specific beliefs that under-gird Reagans thinking and action as a President and public figure, that get to the crux of what Reagans conservatism was about and what his emulators today might take to heart. We include selected excerpts that give a picture as to what 11 Principles of a Reagan Conservative is all about.
1. Freedom 2. Faith 3. Family 4. Sanctity and Dignity of Human Life 5. American exceptionalism 6. The Founders wisdom and vision 7. Lower taxes 8. Limited government 9. Peace through strength 10. Anti-communism 11. Belief in the individual
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Then thought about all the bad news spewed today and negative speeches and government control and thought how sad it was.
The Carter period immediately before Reagan was amazingly like today. Thought of that again yesterday after hearing John Kerry’s weak-kneed prattling on Ukraine. Carter would have sent Cyrus Vance out to say something like that over a whole host of international crises.
So there is hope (though our “taker” class is infinitely larger than it was in 1980)
Reagan bump for later.....
I hope this becomes incorporated into the Republican platform this year and 2016.
And the Obama principles are: 1. national impotence. 2. weak economy. 3. unemployment. 4. disrespect. 5 allies abandoned. 6. surveillance, not intelligence. 7. small middle class. 8. corruption. 9. immorality. 10. information control. 11. retaliation. 12. debt. 13. single party rule. 14. dependence. 15. immigration. 16. vote fraud. 17. unionism. 18. scapegoating. 19. the race card. 20. single parent families. 21. disarmed society. 22. militarized police. 23. linguistic diversity.
We are almost transformed.
Author speech posted earlier:
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