Monthly Archives: August 2013

Liberty and the Overly Prescriptive State

Few things reveal a person’s views on liberty more than their attitude toward the right of others to say or do things they disagree with. The First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States protects our right of free … Continue reading

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Turning a corner on the invasion of privacy?

In a small step to improve transparency, the U.S. government has released a two-year-old opinion by its secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court revealing that “the National Security Agency unlawfully gathered tens of thousands of e-mails and other electronic communications between … Continue reading

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Abuse of Power

If I had more energy, I would gather together all of the recent ways in which the Obama administration has abused presidential authority and lied to us. That would make reading this blog worthwhile. I apologize. I just returned from … Continue reading

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Are We Becoming A Nation of Cowards?

“No nation can preserve its freedom in the midst of continual warfare.” James Madison, April 20, 1795 Osama Bin Laden’s vendetta against the United States grew out of his anger over our stationing American troops in his home country of … Continue reading

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