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The Outrageous Persecution of Julian Assange

LawThe Police StateU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

Blog8 hours ago

As officials feign outrage over the death of Alexei Navalny and the jailing of Evan Gershkovich, the US government tries to imprison a journalist for breaking truly incriminating stories.

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The Death of Easy Money Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

Money and Banks

Blog11 hours ago

Central banks have had the chutzpah to claim credit for slowing down the rise of consumer prices. The truth is they have taken advantage of the supply boost from fading pandemic dislocations to pursue continued monetary inflation.

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The Right Is Wrong to Pursue Term Limits

Big GovernmentDemocracyMedia and CulturePolitics

Blog02/21/2024

While term limits is a near-article of faith by many on the right, the concept is flawed at its inception and the results are worse than anticipated.

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The Awesome Verbal Punching Power of Thomas Paine

Decentralization and SecessionPoliticsU.S. HistoryWorld History

Blog02/20/2024

While Thomas Paine might be one of the most obscure "Founding Fathers" of this country, he was a powerful intellect who helped move people to choose liberty and independence.

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The Left's Assault on Language Is an Assault on Freedom

DemocracyMedia and CulturePoliticsProgressivism

Blog02/19/2024

In "progressive" America, words tend to mean the opposite of what they are supposed to, and "social justice" essentially means “not justice.” 

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To the European Union: Don't Tread on Us

EuropeImmigrationPoliticsWorld History

As the European Union becomes increasingly dominated by progressive elites, it becomes more authoritarian and contemptuous of the rights of those the Union purports to serve.

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The Western Ruling Elite: Its Development and Its Betrayal

Cronyism and CorporatismMedia and CultureProgressivismSocialism

Blog02/17/2024

Davos has made it clear that Western elites do not lead naturally but rather want to impose a way of life that the rest of us don't wish to live by.

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The Federal Mega-Debt is Here to Stay

Big GovernmentEconomic PolicyThe FedTaxes and Spending

Blog02/16/2024

Paying off the debt obviously won't happen, and the feds won't even contemplate anything that keeps the debt from getting bigger. They'll just try to inflate the debt away, so get ready for price inflation. 

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