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What Went Wrong in Charlottesville: At All Levels, Government Is Still the Problem

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute December 8, 2017   What Went Wrong in Charlottesville: At All Levels, Government Is Still the Problem   Corruption. Graft. Intolerance. Greed. Incompetence. Ineptitude. Militarism. Lawlessness. Ignorance. Brutality. Deceit. Collusion. Corpulence. Bureaucracy. Immorality. Depravity. Censorship. Cruelty. Violence. Mediocrity. Tyranny. These are the hallmarks of an institution that is rotten […]

John Lennon Was Right: The Government Is Run by Maniacs for Maniacal Means

John Lennon Was Right: The Government Is Run by Maniacs for Maniacal Means

Nervous About Traffic Stops? I Am. You Should Be, Too

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute December 5, 2017   Nervous About Traffic Stops? I Am. You Should Be, Too   We’ve all been there before.   You’re driving along and you see a pair of flashing blue lights in your rearview mirror. Whether or not you’ve done anything wrong, you get a sinking feeling […]


Congress Should Protect Americans from Unjust Property Seizure – American Conservative Union, the Institute for Justice, the NAACP, and the ACLU Join in Effort

By Against Crony Capitalism November 30, 2017   Congress Should Protect Americans from Unjust Property Seizure – American Conservative Union, the Institute for Justice, the NAACP, and the ACLU Join in Effort     Civil asset forfeiture is wrong. Policing for profit is wrong. Taking people’s stuff away without even a conviction is wrong. And Attorney […]

Congress Should Protect Americans from Unjust Property Seizure – American Conservative Union, the Institute for Justice, the NAACP, and the ACLU Join in Effort

In the wake of yesterday's church shooting in Texas, for example, private citizens were the ones who shot back at the assailant, and then chased him down in a high speed pursuit.

When Gunmen Strike, You’re on Your Own

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute November 6, 2017   When Gunmen Strike, You’re on Your Own   Here is an often-used tactic to defend government police organizations from criticism. Whenever critics point out abusive tactics of police officers, defenders counter with: “And yet you won’t refuse police help the next time there’s a robber in […]


Why Police Cannot (and Will Not) Protect Our Rights

Why Police Cannot (and Will Not) Protect Our Rights

By William L. Anderson Mises Institute September 13, 2017   Why Police Cannot (and Will Not) Protect Our Rights   It would seem that most people on the planet have seen the viral video of Alex Wubbels, the nurse at the University of Utah Medical Center, being arrested by police officer Jeff Payne because she insisted on […]


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Charlottesville Donnybrook

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com August 24, 2017   Charlottesville Donnybrook     Charlottesville, Virginia, a city named after Britain’s first black queen, was the scene of a bloody riot Saturday, Aug. 12. The fray resulted in the death of one woman, who was mowed down by a car; plus, there were many other people injured. […]


Chaos in Charlottesville: No One Gave Peace a Chance, Including the Police

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute August 22, 2017   Chaos in Charlottesville: No One Gave Peace a Chance, Including the Police     “No wrongs have ever been righted by riots and civil disorders.” — Robert F. Kennedy Let’s be clear about one thing: no one—not the armed, violent, militant protesters nor the police—gave […]

John Lennon Was Right: The Government Is Run by Maniacs for Maniacal Means

Federal Court Rules Unlicensed Pets are ‘Contraband’ — Police Can Legally Kill Them

Federal Court Rules Unlicensed Pets are ‘Contraband’ — Police Can Legally Kill Them

By Jay Syrmopoulos Free Thought Project August 4, 2017   Federal Court Rules Unlicensed Pets are ‘Contraband’ — Police Can Legally Kill Them A federal court just ruled that cops were not responsible for killing a woman’s three dogs because her pets were legally considered contraband.     Detroit, MI – Nikita Smith filed a lawsuit against the […]


New York Police To Implement “Textalyzer” To Monitor Cellphone Use While Driving

By John Vibes Activist Post August 4, 2017   New York Police To Implement “Textalyzer” To Monitor Cellphone Use While Driving     Police in the “Empire State” of New York have reportedly proposed the implementation of a new device that would be able to detect when drivers are using their cell phones. The device has […]

New York Police To Implement “Textalyzer” To Monitor Cellphone Use While Driving

Police Body Cameras To Be Equipped With Facial Recognition

Police Body Cameras To Be Equipped With Facial Recognition

By Nicholas West Activist Post July 19, 2017   Police Body Cameras To Be Equipped With Facial Recognition     Given the steady roll-out of biometrics in banking, personal computing, and travel as of late, it seemed to be just a matter of time before police were equipped the latest biometric ID technology. Defense One reports that, Device-maker Motorola will work with artificial […]


What’s in the Contract?

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito April 13, 2017   What’s in the Contract?     Anyone who flies knows the drill: airlines overbook their flights. They do this because some passengers will change plans and not take the flight. Occasionally this practice by the airlines results in too many passengers and not enough seats. At […]

What’s in the Contract?