I am pleased to inform you that the social entrepreneurship ebook is posted on the Sabrin Center site. I hope the essays will have an impact on the national dialogue about the best way to provide social services in communities throughout the country.
Late last year I was contacted by the vice chairman of New Jersey Libertarian Party asking me if I would consider accepting the party’s nomination for governor 2017. A few days later I had a conference call with both the chairman and vice chairman of the NJLP and discussed what a Sabrin for Governor campaign would look like in 2017.
One of the goals would be to raise sufficient funds, just like we did in 1997, to receive matching funds and be included in the official debates sponsored by the New Jersey Election Commission (ELEC). Another goal would be to surpass the nearly 5% of the vote I received in 1997 to at least 10%. I told the and NJLP leadership I would have to think this over very carefully because of my commitments to writing a book this spring while I am on sabbatical, and then I will be writing another book in the second half of this year, when I go back to teaching in the fall semester.
After thinking this over very carefully I decided I could not devote the time and energy needed to run a vigorous campaign this year even though the issues facing the people of New Jersey will require an outsider to address the state budget, the pension shortfall, property taxes, healthcare, the so-called drug epidemic and a myriad of other issues that cry out for out-of-the-box thinking, which of course we will never get from either a Democrat or Republican gubernatorial nominee. Continue reading
With Trump cancelling a rally in Iowa, is he going to stay in DC because the US is going to attack North Korea?
“The United States is sending a third aircraft carrier strike force to the western Pacific region in an apparent warning to North Korea to deter its ballistic missile and nuclear programs. It is extremely rare for the U.S. military to deploy three aircraft carriers in close proximity to each other absent current or imminent military action.”
Source: US Deploys Third Aircraft Carrier Toward North Korea
What a surprise! Another candidate going back on his campaign pledge and promises.
“Donald Trump camaigned on an ‘America-first’ policy and promised to get us out of endless wars in the Mideast; but last week he took sides in what could be another Hundred Years’ War.”
Source: Sucking up to the Saudis: ‘America first’ is finishing last with Trump | Mulshine
Gross incompetence in Trenton from both sides of the aisle.
“Moody’s says without improved economic growth, tax hikes and spending cuts, budget deficits are looming.”
Source: Moody’s warns multi-billion-dollar N.J. deficits are looming
The rise and fall of Jim Comey.
Source: Deep Statist
“So how bad could the global retirement funding gap get? Unfortunately, the World Economic Forum (WEF) recently set out to solve that impossible math equation and it turns out the answer is about $400 trillion…give or take a couple trillion.”
Source: Global Pension Underfunding Will Hit Nearly Half A Quadrillion Dollars In 2050
Another example of successful business people showing their ignorance of economics and their collectivist ideology.
‘During his Harvard Commencement speech, Mark Zuckerberg joined other Silicon Valley elites in calling for universal income.”
Source: Mark Zuckerberg joins Silicon Valley bigwigs in calling for government to give everybody free money
The bubble has inflated.
“Santander, top subprime auto lender, verified income on only 8% of loans: Moody’s…”
Source: Liar Loans Dog Subprime Auto-Loan-Backed Securities
“I don’t want to be in the market because I don’t know when the plug is going to get pulled”…the government’s “plunge protection team” is the only thing propping up the current market rally.”
Source: Legendary Investor Asher Edelman Says “I Have No Doubt” PPT Behind Market Rally
The American people were guinea pigs for the Federal Reserve’s monetary experiment–massive money printing to prop up the financial system.
“The Fed is about to reveal some detail on how it plans to unwind the program that made it a major player in financial markets.”
Source: The Fed is about to reveal how it could wind down its biggest policy experiment ever