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Does The United States Still Exist?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org March 29, 2016   Does The United States Still Exist? An address delivered to the Libertarian Party of Florida on March 23, 2016 in Destin, Florida     To answer the question that is the title, we have to know of what the US consists. Is it […]


A European PATRIOT Act Will Not Keep People Safe

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute March 28, 2016 A European PATRIOT Act Will Not Keep People Safe   It was not long after last week’s horrifying bombings in Brussels that the so-called security experts were out warning that Europeans must give up more of their liberty so government can keep them secure from terrorism. […]

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Markets Are Our Best Hope for Peaceful Cooperation

Markets Are Our Best Hope for Peaceful Cooperation

By Andrew Syrios Mises.org March 24, 2016   Markets Are Our Best Hope for Peaceful Cooperation   In my previous column, I noted both the fallacy that libertarianism is inherently “atomistic” as well as the scientific fact that while morality — such as the Golden Rule, may be applied universally — human cooperation and empathy are […]


‘Incredibly Creepy’ Billboards to Track Behavior of Passers-By

By Nika Knight Common Dreams February 29, 2016   ‘Incredibly Creepy’ Billboards to Track Behavior of Passers-By ‘People have no idea that they’re being tracked and targeted’     Billboards across the country will soon begin to spy on the behavior of passers-by and sell that data to advertisers. Clear Channel Outdoor Americas, which owns tens […]

'Incredibly Creepy' Billboards to Track Behavior of Passers-By

We Are the Government: Tactics for Taking Down the Police State

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute August 19, 2015   We Are the Government: Tactics for Taking Down the Police State   “The people have the power, all we have to do is awaken that power in the people. The people are unaware. They’re not educated to realize that they have power. The system […]

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Summers Blames People Who Save

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics June 8, 2015   Summers Blames People Who Save     We are simply drowning with people in charge who have no real world experience. According to the former US Treasury Secretary and Harvard economist Larry Summers “the world suffers from a savings surplus and therefore threatens to fall into a […]


Battlefield America: The War on the American People

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute April 21, 2015   Battlefield America: The War on the American People     “A government which will turn its tanks upon its people, for any reason, is a government with a taste of blood and a thirst for power and must either be smartly rebuked, or blindly obeyed […]

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Self-Interest Is Not Selfishness

By Gary Galles Mises.org April 15, 2015   Self-Interest Is Not Selfishness   Market relationships are constantly criticized as selfish or greedy, with rewards to selfishness rendering them ethically damaging. As Friedrich Hayek put it, “the belief that individualism approves and encourages human selfishness is one of the main reasons why so many people dislike […]


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‘You’re Either a Cop or Little People’: The American Police State in 2014

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute December 30, 2014   ‘You’re Either a Cop or Little People’: The American Police State in 2014   “You’re either a cop or little people.”—Police captain Harry Bryant in Blade Runner For those of us who have managed to survive 2014 with our lives intact and our freedoms […]


50 Numbers From 2014 That Sound Fake But That Are Actually Real

By Michael Snyder The American Dream   50 Numbers From 2014 That Sound Fake But That Are Actually Real   2014 was quite a bizarre year, wasn’t it?  The past 12 months brought us MH370, Ebola, civil war in Ukraine, civil unrest in Ferguson, the rise of ISIS and the fall of the Democrats in […]

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