Author Archives: TPOL-Nathan

About TPOL-Nathan

Nathan Barton is a christian, self-governor (free-market anarchist), husband, father, professional engineer, Engineer army officer, private businessman, and writer, teacher, and preacher. He works and lives mostly in four western states, and is Southern by heritage and Westerner by birth, upbringing, and choice.

Government: Lies and LIES and MORE LIES

By Nathan Barton (Originally Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-15F) Good morning -  or not.  Should I lie to you and tell you what a wonderful day it is, here in America?  If I do, then I’m just like the … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-15E: Religion and politics

By Nathan Barton Good morning.  It will be a short commentary today, as Spring is here and work must be done! Religious controversies seem to be more in the news this week and last.  For instance, U2 leadman, the Irishman … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-15D: Politics 2014, Crash of 2009, and Insane Asylums

By Nathan Barton A good morning and top of the day to you.  Lots of things happening behind the scenes these days.  We are getting closer to election day (less than six months) and all kinds of fun things are … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-15C: Taxes, Thugs, and Blood

By Nathan Barton Good morning, all.  Look around and enjoy the day, remember that even when there are bad things going on, there is still a lot of good around: family and friends and neighbors and pets and plants… Do … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-15B: Holy Week and government

By Nathan Barton Good morning!  To many people, this is “Holy Week.”  The 13th was “Palm Sunday,” and at sunset on Monday the 14th begins the Feast of Unleavened Bread, or Passover.  I lose track of all the different names … Continue reading

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April: Liberty Month?

By Nathan Barton Yes, I know the month is half-over, but I’ve been mulling this over a while.  Humans are weird (as if you didn’t know that) and we get all hyper over dates and anniversaries and seasons and feasts … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-15A: You gotta be kidding me!

By Nathan Barton An extra commentary this week: good morning on a weekend.  Sunday is here. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued its fiscal year (FY) 2014 to 2018 Strategic Plan today, which provides a blueprint for advancing EPA’s … Continue reading

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Bunkerville Follies

By Nathan Barton Things continue to heat up in Clark County, Nevada, as more and more federal agents and Sagebrush Rebellion type folks show up and confront each other in and around Bunkerville, just off I-15 northeast of Las Vegas.  … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-14E: Soviet-style FedGov control

By Nathan Barton Good morning, and welcome to the end of the week.  Fun and games in DC, while lack of self-defense results in more and more injuries under very odd circumstances, and polls that show our modern political problems … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-14D: more evil things we aren’t supposed to do

By Nathan Barton Good morning, everyone. Remember when all these municipal and other local governments were constantly pushing carpooling?  You can still see signs encouraging it.  But the larger American cities are being pressured by taxi companies (and unions) and … Continue reading

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