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Ron Paul on the Fiscal Trick

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com Posted by Lew Rockwell From Facebook: Despite claims that the Administration and Congress saved America from the fiscal cliff with an early morning vote today, the fact is that government spending has already pushed Americans over the cliff. Only serious reductions in federal spending will stop the cliff dive from ending in a […]


Philippines gags internet with ‘draconian’ cyber crime law 1

Source: http://rt.com The Philippines has approved measures to prosecute users that post “defamatory” comments on social media websites such as Twitter and Facebook. They will be liable for a fine of 1 million pesos (US$24,000) or face up to 12 years in prison. Websites that publish the material may also be shut down. The cyber-law […]


Ron Paul attacks CISPA in urgent call to oppose ‘Big Brother’ bill

Source: http://rt.com Republican presidential candidate U.S. Congressman Ron Paul addresses his New Hampshire primary night rally in Manchester, New Hampshire (Reuters/Shannon Stapleton) Imagine having government-approved employees embedded at Facebook, complete with federal security clearances, serving as conduits for secret information about their American customers. That’s not a hypothetical — those words are a verbatim excerpt […]


We Are on the Road to Bankruptcy 2

Source: http://www.realclearpolitics.com By John Stossel President Obama said in his State of the Union speech, “We’ve already agreed to more than $2 trillion in cuts and savings.” That was reassuring. The new budget he released this week promises $4 trillion in “deficit reduction” — about half in tax increases and half in spending cuts. But […]