William Haupt III

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Name: William Haupt III
Date registered: May 3, 2017
URL: http://watchdog.org

Latest posts

  1. Haupt: The White House press secretary, reporter or employee? — September 11, 2017
  2. Haupt: The forgotten faces of American labor — September 4, 2017
  3. Haupt: Obamacare, corporate America’s stepchild — August 30, 2017
  4. Haupt: Why traditional media segued to the left — August 21, 2017
  5. Haupt: Abandoning the gold standard created legalized theft — August 14, 2017

Author's posts listings

Sep 11

Haupt: The White House press secretary, reporter or employee?

 “The news media isn’t there to tell you what has really happened. It’s there to tell you what it wants you to hear. It’s there to make their editors and advertisers happy, not inform you.”

– Joan Wheston

Thomas Carlyle …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/294908/haupt-white-house-press-secretary-reporter-employee/

Sep 04

Haupt: The forgotten faces of American labor

 “As we celebrate Labor Day, we honor the men and women who fought tirelessly for workers’ rights, which are so critical to our strong and successful labor force.”

– Elizabeth Esty

The dynamic contributions of our ladies of past generations …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/294734/haupt-forgotten-faces-american-labor/

Aug 30

Haupt: Obamacare, corporate America’s stepchild

“Socialized medicine is the keystone to the arch of the Socialized State.”

– Vladimir Lenin

The Social Transformation of American Medicine, by sociologist Paul Starr depicts the rise of our sovereign medical profession and how it became such a …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/294651/haupt-obamacare-corporate-americas-stepchild/

Aug 21

Haupt: Why traditional media segued to the left

“Edmund Burk designated the Fourth Estate as watchdogs of government; the press.”

– Albert Clogen

The media has long been regarded as the most important force in government. It is considered the heart and soul of democratic egalitarianism. Thomas Carlyle …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/294455/haupt-traditional-media-segued-left/

Aug 14

Haupt: Abandoning the gold standard created legalized theft

“The gold standard kept us honest and forced us to control out of control spending.”

– Lane Brody 

Alan Greenspan told us, “Gold is a good place to put money, given its value as a currency outside of the policies …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/294362/haupt-abandoning-gold-standard-created-legalized-theft/

Aug 07

Haupt: America and the Roman Empire’s political downfall

“At the height of its mastery, Rome was the pulsing heart of the earth. The day the empire fell the world learned even the most stalwart empires can fail if avarice replaces prudence.”

– Solon Greco

There is not a …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/294260/haupt-america-roman-empires-political-downfall/

Aug 01

Haupt: No confidence in the political class

“There is no act of treachery, infidelity, or avarice of which a politician is not capable; for in politics it’s every man for himself to remain in the graces of the political party.”

– Marty Blunt

The Articles of Confederation …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/294166/haupt-no-confidence-political-class/

Jul 24

Haupt: America needs group of Tom Paines to take government back from elites

“Of more worth is one honest man to society and in the sight of God, than all the crowned ruffians that ever lived.”

– Thomas Paine, Common Sense, January 10, 1776

The year was 1776 and the time had come …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/294084/haupt-america-needs-group-tom-paines-take-government-back-elites/

Jul 18

Haupt: Injustice anywhere is injustice everywhere

“I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.”

– Francis Bellamy

Those that crossed the Mason-Dixon …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293998/haupt-injustice-anywhere-injustice-everywhere/

Jul 03

Haupt: Let freedom ring this Independence Day

“This will be the day when all of God’s children will be able to sing, ‘My country, ’tis of thee, sweet land of liberty, of thee I sing: Land where my fathers died, land of the pilgrim’s pride, from every

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293849/haupt-let-freedom-ring-independence-day/

Jun 26

Haupt: Only we can cure D.C.’s swine flu

 “It is interesting back in 2011, shortly after the swine-flu epidemic broke out; Congress enacted an earmark moratorium that would supposedly put an end to pork-barrel spending.”

– Jenny Reed

The phrase “pork-barrel spending” derives from the antebellum period. Plantation …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293757/haupt-can-cure-d-c-s-swine-flu/

Jun 20

Haupt: Fed up with elder abuse

“The Federal Reserve can continue to print more money, but cities and states can’t.”

– Rob Liner

The central bank has crushed the interest rates seniors have relied on for centuries to supplement their incomes and live lives that are …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293661/haupt-fed-elder-abuse/

Jun 12

Haupt: Your governor, your guardian of the 10th Amendment

“The Tenth Amendment said the federal government is supposed to only have powers that were explicitly given in the Constitution but I think the federal government’s forgotten that.”

– David Mills

Our founders penned the Tenth Amendment out of necessity. …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293574/haupt-governor-guardian-10th-amendment/

Jun 05

Hauft: Buying loyalty to sell your agenda

“Liberalism is spread by those who feel the world owes them a living, not by those who work for it.

Those who work for every dollar they bank have nothing to gain from being a liberal.”

– Jay Kites

It …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293493/hauft-buying-loyalty-sell-agenda/

May 22

Haupt: Justice and the political machine

 “Now and then an innocent man is sent to the legislature.”

– Kin Hubbard, political humorist

For those who are not familiar with Justitia, the symbol of law, she is the badge and emblem that mirrors the values and morals …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293362/haupt-justice-political-machine/

May 16

Haupt: Politics a grandiose sales pitch

“Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each from the other.”

– Oscar Ameringer

According to a recent Gallup report, Americans regard the clergy as the …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293288/haupt-politics-grandiose-sales-pitch/

May 10

Haupt: Identity politics handcuffs democracy

“I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.”

– Martin Luther King, Jr.

During the height of the Cold War, everyone was seeking refuge …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293201/haupt-identity-politics-handcuffs-democracy/

May 03

Haupt: How overtaxation can kill an economy

“I hate big government, but I really hate a government that doesn’t work. So when they say we either have to raise taxes or cut core services, it’s actually a false choice.”

– Scott Walker

During the late 1970s and …

Permanent link to this article: http://watchdog.org/293117/haupt-overtaxation-can-kill-economy/