Category Archives: Commentary on the News

Libertarian Commentary on the News, #15-09B: This and that

By Nathan Barton Good afternoon. In recent months, many of us have distanced ourselves from Jews for Preservation of Firearms Ownership, justifiably due to the takeover of that once fine organization by people who do NOT hold liberty as dear … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #15-09A: Liberty dwindling

By Nathan Barton Good morning.  Liberty continues to be attacked, right here in the Fifty States, where this week and last we see a good many examples.  Here are a few that caught my eye. The price we must pay … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #15-08B: Ownership and Power

By Nathan Barton Today, we accept that people who OWN something may not actually control it:  shareholders in a corporation (especially a large, publicly-traded one) do not control that company; we “own” our house and land but government dictates to … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #15-08A: The Fuehrer and The Nation

By Nathan Barton Good morning.  Several news stories as I still am fighting sickness… These center mostly about that guy squatting at 1600 PA. History in the making? The Fuehrer to make WWII internment camp in Hawaii a national monument. … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #15-07B: Jihad and other news

By Nathan Barton Good morning.   Let’s start out with some more on European Jihad: Just a few miles from Copenhagen, where a member of the Caliphate killed two and wounded others, Northern Germany’s largest Carnival parade in the city … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #15-07A: The elite with us.

By Nathan Barton Good morning!  Though still very much under the weather, I hope to have several commentaries published this week. Here are several stories from recent days. Elites?  Gag. The WaPo claims that “love brought Oregon’s governor down” when … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #15-06A: Overcoming! (This and That)

By Nathan Barton [Mama's Note: So glad to see Nathan posting again! He's been quite ill, and is not 100% yet, but I'm sure he'll be well soon. Welcome back, my friend. ] Well, we are half through the winter, … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the News, #14-05C: Freedom or ???

By Nathan Barton There are many threats to liberty, to freedom, today: and I shall write about some of them.  But NONE of these public threats; the state (government), Islam, war, dishonest business, or our snoopy and “well-meaning” neighbors, are … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #15-05B: Giving versus taking, Freedom

By Nathan Barton Good morning!  Politicians love to equate giving with taking:  they take and take and then give (some of it) to others. This is the sort of thing you expect more from Democrats than from Republicans, but they … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #15-05A: This and that

By Nathan Barton Good morning: work and weather and travel kept me from posting anything yesterday, but here are a few stories of interest today. In Kermit, Texas, in the Permian Basin, which used to be a nice place to … Continue reading

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