Author: William Hennessy

Co-founder of St. Louis Tea Party Coalition and Nationwide Chicago Tea Party Persuasive design expertLatest book: Turning On Trump: An Evolution (2016)Author of The Conservative Manifest (1993), Zen Conservatism (2009), Weaving the Roots (2011), and Fight to Evolve (2016)I believe every person deserves the dignity of meaningful work as the only path to human flourishing.

All Politicians Treat Constitutents Well

Some people complain about politicians not representing their constituents well.  I disagree.  From what I’ve seen in my life, all politicians do a great job of representing their constituents. They really do. If I’m right about politicians being 100% true to their constituents, then why are so many voters so unhappy with the people they …


An Awesome Prayer to Start Your Day

You will find yourself saying this out loud as if it we’re a great soliloquy. This prayer is pure strength. (Updated with version found in The Manual for Men.) Lorica (Breastplate) of St. Patrick I bind to myself today the strong virtue of the Invocation of the    Trinity: I believe the Trinity in the …

Living, Political Psychology

Declare Independence from Social Media. Do This Instead

The American Revolution started in a tavern. Actually, it started in many taverns. But taverns they were. J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis hatched their greatest novels in The Eagle and Child tavern in Oxford. If you want to be as great as the founding fathers or as prolific as Tolkien and Lewis, get off social …

Missouri, News

Why Is Jay Barnes So Angry?

Remember this? I’m sure you have some cosmic rationaleBut here you are with your faithAnd your Peter Pan adviceYou have no scars on your faceAnd you cannot handle pressureThe pressurePressure1, 2, 3, 4 Pressure!Read more: Billy Joel – Pressure Lyrics | MetroLyrics  Jay Barnes is the chairman of the Missouri House impeachment committee. By all accounts, …


Descend on Jefferson City

Gadsden Flag Cape

It’s time.  Powerful and corrupt people want to undo the 2016 election. In Washington. In Missouri. Win or lose, Americans deal with the results of elections. Our commitment to open, public government, of the people, by, the people, for people, has sustained this nation. And made it the greatest nation in the history of humanity. …