LIBERTY


Security…or Surveillance? The Edward Snowden Interview

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute June 21, 2017   Security…or Surveillance? The Edward Snowden Interview   What does former NSA analyst turned whistleblower Edward Snowden have to tell us about liberty? About trading a little freedom for government promises of security? Does he feel that his historic release of government documents showing how the […]

Security...or Surveillance? The Edward Snowden Interview

The real answer to the democracy-killing ‘administrative state’

The real answer to the democracy-killing ‘administrative state’

By Against Crony Capitalism June 19, 2017   The real answer to the democracy-killing ‘administrative state’     Most Americans have no real idea of the massive power vested (taken?) in the federal bureaucracy. Sure most people get that agencies enforce laws. But most don’t know that agencies do much more than that, and often […]


Dallas Officials Infuriated They Can’t Impose Eminent Domain (VIDEO)

By Against Crony Capitalism May 30, 2017   Dallas Officials Infuriated They Can’t Impose Eminent Domain     This woman is a good example of why free people should generally never trust government officials. She laments that a property owner is “rich” enough to fight the city of Dallas and as such can protect his […]

Dallas Officials Infuriated They Can’t Impose Eminent Domain

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

The Exponential Growth of Insecurity

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org May 15, 2017   The Exponential Growth of Insecurity   There is no such thing as cyber security. The only choice is more security or less security, as the recent hack of the National Security Agency demonstrates. Hackers stole from NSA a cyber weapon, which has been […]


Liberté sans Fraternité?

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito May 7, 2017   Liberté sans Fraternité?     Prologue Liberty: freedom from arbitrary or despotic government or control; freedom from control, interference, obligation, restriction, hampering conditions, etc.; power or right of doing, thinking, speaking, etc., according to choice. Fraternity: a group of persons associated by or as if by […]

The question is one of liberty and fraternity – nation; people find value in the familiar, common, constant. They find value – of a type not found on a balance sheet – in “nation.”

Ron Paul

Save Liberty, Shut Down the Government

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute May 1, 2017   Save Liberty, Shut Down the Government   Congress ended the week by passing a continuing resolution keeping the government funded for one more week. This stopgap funding bill is designed to give Congress and the White House more time to negotiate a long-term spending bill. […]


What Does Steve Bannon Want?

By Hunter Lewis Against Crony Capitalism April 24, 2017   What Does Steve Bannon Want?     This is the title of an article Christopher Caldwell, a senior editor at the “conservative” Weekly Standard, wrote for the New York Times on February 26, 2017. Mr. Caldwell gets to the essence of it when he writes: “Steve […]

What Does Steve Bannon Want?

Ron Paul

Did the Government Spy on Trump? Of Course. It Spies on All of Us!

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute March 28, 2017   Did the Government Spy on Trump? Of Course. It Spies on All of Us!   There was high drama last week when Rep. Devin Nunes announced at the White House that he had seen evidence that the communications of the Donald Trump campaign people, and […]


Rand Paul Reintroduces “FAIR Act” to Restore Respect for the 5th Amendment

By Against Crony Capitalism March 18, 2017   Rand Paul Reintroduces “FAIR Act” to Restore Respect for the 5th Amendment     The police shouldn’t just be able to take your stuff. (From The Libertarian Republic)   Specifically, the bill looks to target and limit civil asset forfeiture of citizens who have not been convicted […]

Rand Paul Reintroduces “FAIR Act” to Restore Respect for the 5th Amendment

Ron Paul Calls WikiLeaks Revelation of CIA Documents ‘Fantastic’

Ron Paul Calls WikiLeaks Revelation of CIA Documents ‘Fantastic’

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute March 11, 2017   Ron Paul Calls WikiLeaks Revelation of CIA Documents ‘Fantastic’   Ron Paul, the prominent libertarian communicator and three-time US presidential candidate, declared this week in a Fox Business interview that it is “fantastic” that WikiLeaks revealed on Tuesday thousands of US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) […]


Sessions hints that feds won’t be cracking down on pot use

By Against Crony Capitalism March 5, 2017   Sessions hints that feds won’t be cracking down on pot use     Excellent. This is good news. We hope and expect that Attorney General Sessions will continue with this tack. It is the sane one from a policy perspective and it is the (more) constitutional one […]

Sessions hints that feds won’t be cracking down on pot use

U.S. Marshals Scan Passenger Retinas to Board Flight: “Like Everyone Else, I Complied”

U.S. Marshals Scan Passenger Retinas to Board Flight: “Like Everyone Else, I Complied”

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com February 28, 2017   U.S. Marshals Scan Passenger Retinas to Board Flight: “Like Everyone Else, I Complied”     During the war on terrorism, Americans compromised their liberties to fight for freedom. Now, during the war on immigration, Americans will again be compelled to sacrifice liberties for American sovereignty. In the […]


High School Class Taught That Libertarianism is First Cousin to Fascism

By Hunter Lewis Against Crony Capitalism February 5, 2017   High School Class Taught That Libertarianism is First Cousin to Fascism     The syllabus (above) is from East Chester High School. This is one confused teacher, or else one angry and mendacious teacher. Let’s hope it is the former. Intentionally deceiving young people in your […]

High School Class Taught That Libertarianism is First Cousin to Fascism