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New Bill In Congress Would Ban Private Citizens From Owning Body Armor

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   New Bill In Congress Would Ban Private Citizens From Owning Body Armor   A new law that has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives “would prohibit the sale, transfer or possession of military-level body armor by civilians”.  In other words, private citizens all over the entire nation […]

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Let Congress Vote on Iraq War III

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Patrick J. Buchanan August 18, 2014 Let Congress Vote on Iraq War III   Last week, we were told there were 40,000 Yazidis on Sinjar Mountain facing starvation if they remained there, and slaughter by ISIS if they came down. But a team of Marines and Special Forces that helicoptered in has […]


Public Goes Ballistic Over the Porous Mexican Border

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Gary North The Tea Party Economist Public Goes Ballistic Over the Porous Mexican Border   A recent Gallup poll reveals that two issues are neck and neck as the issues of greatest concern in the USA: (1)  illegal aliens; (2) dissatisfaction with the federal government. Gallup dutifully refuses to call them illegal […]


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Spending and Morality

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Walter E. Williams July 8, 2014 Spending and Morality   During last year’s budget negotiation meetings, President Barack Obama told House Speaker John Boehner, “We don’t have a spending problem.” When Boehner responded with “But, Mr. President, we have a very serious spending problem,” Obama replied, “I’m getting tired of hearing you […]


Ron Paul on Capitol Hill

  Source: https://mises.org By Jeff Deist Ron Paul on Capitol Hill   [Editor’s Note: This is a transcript from Jeff Deist’s interview with Tom Woods on June 3, 2014.] WOODS: I want to talk about the time you spent as Ron Paul’s chief of staff. I can’t imagine that could be dull. So first of […]

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Back to Iraq: F-18 Super Hornets patrol desert to track ISIS forces

  Source: RT.com Back to Iraq: F-18 Super Hornets patrol desert to track ISIS forces   In less than three years US fighter jets have returned to Iraqi skies, as Obama’s administration has authorized “manned and unmanned” surveillance flights there to keep an eye on the ISIS jihadist group that threatens to overrun the whole […]


Even the Feds Admit Minimum Wages Cause Unemployment

  Source: https://mises.org By Nicholas Freiling Even the Feds Admit Minimum Wages Cause Unemployment   Minimum wage doesn’t apply to everyone. When Congress first established minimum wage in the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, it left a loophole for businesses that employ people with disabilities. The Secretary, to the extent necessary to prevent curtailment […]

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For The First Time Ever, More Than Half The Members Of Congress Are Millionaires

  Source: http://endoftheamericandream.com By Michael Snyder For The First Time Ever, More Than Half The Members Of Congress Are Millionaires   Wealthy members of Congress are living the high life at taxpayer expense, while most of the rest of the country continues to suffer through one of the worst economic periods in our lifetimes.  According […]


Judge Napolitano: US Troops to Nigeria is Illegal

  Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By RPI Staff Judge Napolitano: US Troops to Nigeria is Illegal   This week President Obama committed some 80 armed American troops to Chad to assist in the efforts to find a group of Nigerian girls reportedly kidnapped by the Boko Haram group. According to Judge Andrew Napolitano, an RPI Board Member, […]

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Congress Guts Anti-NSA Spying Bill Beyond Recognition; Original Cosponsor Justin Amash Votes No

  Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger Congress Guts Anti-NSA Spying Bill Beyond Recognition; Original Cosponsor Justin Amash Votes No   It’s shameful that the president of the United States, the chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, and the leaders of the country’s surveillance agencies refuse to accept consensus reforms that will keep […]