The Pope’s Favorite Straw Man: “Individualism”

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute May 2, 2017   The Pope’s Favorite Straw Man: “Individualism”   Since his election in 2013, Pope Francis has repeatedly attacked what he now calls the “liberal-individualist” or “neoliberal” vision of the world. With last week’s statement to the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, Francis has renewed the attack, but in […]

The European Union Is Anti-European

The European Union Is Anti-European

By Louis Rouanet April 4, 2016   The European Union Is Anti-European   What is Europe? It seems that no rigorous answer can be provided. Europe is not exactly a continent. It is not a political entity. It is not a united people. The best definition, in fact, may be that Europe is the outcome of […]

The Individual Versus the State

  Source: By Robert Ringer The Individual Versus the State   My last article, “Shame on Walmart,” evoked a spirited and healthy debate among readers.  In the broadest sense, the debate boiled down to free-market capitalism versus government intervention.  I say broadest sense, because many readers stated, either directly or indirectly, that the government […]

England’s Levellers: The World’s First Libertarian Movement

  Source: By Roberta A. Modugno England’s Levellers: The World’s First Libertarian Movement   The first-ever libertarians were the Levellers, an English political movement active in the seventeenth century. The Levellers contributed to the elaboration of the methodological and political paradigm of individualism, and they are at the origin of the radical strand of […]

Site Status, Ron Paul, Newsmax + ? 1

Welcome to all patriots and thank you for stopping by to grab an update. The site has had an issue the last week of whenever a new post is entered the formatting changes, taking the right column to the bottom of the main column while retaining the right column white space. Any WordPress folks have […]

G. Edward Griffin: The Collectivist Conspiracy

Source: In this exclusive 80 minute video interview, legendary conspiracy author G. Edward Griffin explains how his research, which spans no less than 5 decades, has revealed a banking elite obsessed with enforcing a world government under a collectivist model that will crush individualism and eventually institute martial law as a response to the […]

Welcome To Rome, Albeit The Sequel

There are occasions that I like to look back at and share information that is basic and that I normally assume to be in the general knowledge.  Sadly, I am reminded often through posts read and conversations that this is not the case.  Life evolves in a circular fashion. and this is only visible if […]

Obama: Limited Gov’t That Preserves Free Markets ‘Doesn’t Work. It Has Never Worked’

Source: ( – In a speech delivered at Osawatomie High School in Osawatomie, Kansas, on Tuesday, President Barack Obama argued that while a limited government that preserves free markets “speaks to our rugged individualism” as Americans, such a system “doesn’t work” and “has never worked” and that Americans must look to a more activist government […]

The Creed of Freedom – G. Edward Griffin 1

  THE CREED OF FREEDOM INTRINSIC NATURE OF RIGHTS I believe that only individuals have rights, not the collective group; that these rights are intrinsic to each individual, not granted by the state; for if the state has the power to grant them, it also has the power to deny them, and that is incompatible […]