Tea Party at the Convention, and the upcoming June meeting

GOP CONVENTION MEET-UP for TEA PARTY PEOPLE Friday, June 6 @ 7:00 PM Omni Hotel – Sundance 5 Room, 3rd Floor – 1300 Houston St, Fort Worth If you are attending the State GOP Convention in Ft. Worth (June 5-7) you’ll want to come to this meet-up for state-wide Tea Party people. We’ll will be […]

Star Parker: Uncle Sam’s Plantation: How Big Government Enslaves the Poor

Monday, February 27, 6:00-7:30 pm Rudder Theatre The Texas Aggie Conservatives (thanks!!) are presenting Star Parker as keynote speaker for their First Annual Social Justice Program. Where do we begin in describing this amazing lady? Here’s the first few paragraphs of her organization’s website: Star Parker is the founder and president of CURE, the Center for Urban Renewal and Education, […]

Federalist Paper – 3

In our continuing study of the Federalist Papers, we are pleased to announce that our notes for Federalist 3 – by John Jay have been posted to our First Principles pages. The topics discussed in this essay about Federalist 3 are: National Interest – Just as with an individual having wrong opinion of your self […]

Book Recommendation

Conservatism is founded upon the wisdom of the ages in appreciation of both  human nature and the need for civil society. The American Compact between the people and their government is an on-going experiment in self-governance. According to historian Joyce Appleby, one of the factors that qualified Thomas Jefferson as a genius was Jefferson’s ability […]

Mark Gillar Interviews Mark Steyn

Our own Mark Gillar hits the big time, not only for interviewing the indomitable Mark Steyn, but for his interview being referenced on Steyn’s own website (scroll down to “The Other Stockholm Syndrome” under “Steyn this Week”). This is an incredible honor as Steyn is booked for interviews every 15 minutes. To have the Tea […]

Summer Reading List

The people in the Tea Party Movement are readers. As a former remedial reading teacher, you can guess how thrilled I am to make such a statement. We are voracious readers of history, economics, philosophy, and current events. Therefore, as summer begins in earnest, it is only fitting that we have a reading list to […]

Rich States, Poor States

ALEC – the American Legislative Exchange Council has just released the 3rd edition of “Rich States, Poor States” co-authored by Arthur B. Laffer, Stephen Moore, and Jonathan Williams which “explain[s] why the economic crisis has been so rough on the states, what states should do to alleviate the fiscal pain, and what they should avoid.” […]

Atlas Shrugged film in theaters April 15

People who produce vs. an anti-production government Sound familiar? This is the theme of Ayn Rand’s classic Atlas Shrugged. The film opens in theaters April 15 (naturally). The trailer will be out Feb. 11 and premieres at CPAC in Washington D.C. (UPDATE: Posted below!) UPDATE ‘ATLAS SHRUGGED’ illustrates a world in which the burden of […]

The New Road To Serfdom

MEP Daniel Hannan’s book, The New Road To Serfdom is a new theme to the Right of Self-Determination classic, The Road To Serfdom by F. A. Hayek. Hayek determined that Socialism was not just the end to the individual’s God granted right of Self Determination, but also the road to serfdom – a new feudal […]

Ask MEP Daniel Hannan

Local blogtalk radio host – Mark Gillar of the Tea Party Power Hour will be interviewing Minister of European Parliament Daniel Hannan live this Saturday, Jan. 22…

Mark Gillar’s Interview With Oleg Atbashian

The Bryan/College Station Tea Party was so lucky to host a book signing and talk with Oleg Atbashian – the creator of the satirical website The People’s Cube and the author of Shakedown Socialism back in late October 2010. Local BlogTalk Radio host, Mark Gillar of the Tea Party Power Hour spent an hour interviewing […]

Former Soviet Propaganda Artist Now Humorist To Speak In B/CS

Oleg Atabashian was a graphic artist for The (Communist) Party in Siberia. He now lives in America and uses his propaganda talents to mock The (Democrat) Party in what he refers to as the USSA. He is coming to Bryan/College Station to promote his new book – Shakedown Socialism this Friday, October 29, 2010. You […]