Monthly Archives: September 2012

Home front: hungry kids and guvmint food

Thanks to Scott for this: More about gummint food: Are prisoners better fed than our children? Are prisoners better fed than children at school? Students and inmates eat identical lunches but jailhouse cuisine is healthier (Daily Mail (UK)) Few can … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #12-41E: Islamic wars

Egyptian Front (Arab Street Revolt) Muslim to stand trial for Bible-burning (Digital Journal) Islamic television station owner to face trial for Bible burning Cairo – Radical Egyptian Islamist Ahmed Mohammed Abdullah, owner of an Islamic television station which uses veiled women as … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News #12-41D: Self Defense – not

I commented on this story earlier, sent to me by fellow Knight of Non-Aggression, Sir Carl.  But now, I have something nasty to contrast it to, and a reminder to ALL lovers of liberty to make sure that you understand … Continue reading

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Empowering Ourselves and Others

Helping other women (and men) become empowered to accept personal responsibility for their own lives/safety, and that of their families, is a big reason the original Price of Liberty came into being, and has been a focus of my life … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News #12-41B: Local Tyranny and Self Defense

Some thoughts on stories found by Mama Liberty and others: Self-defense NOT Police: Shoplifter kills Wal-Mart security employee, then self (NBC News) Mama’s Note: These “security” people are not armed of course, and there’s no guarantee that this would have … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News #12-41C: This and That

Just a few stories and thoughts for a Tuesday morning! Islamic war: Arab Street revolt Libyan PM: ‘It Is Not a Spontaneous Thing That Took Place That Night, No;’ U.S. Strike at Perps Would ‘Throw This Country in Chaos’ (CNSNews.c0m) … Continue reading

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Food Lines (Virtual and Real) and Economic Comparisons

One of my webzines, from the good folks at LaissezFaire.com, had this to say yesterday.  I applaud their observation skills – the SNAP (food stamp program) really IS a “virtual bread line” which is one reason we don’t SEE those … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News #12-41A

Islamic wars: Arab Street revolt Napolitano: ‘Deplorable’ Film ‘Is Not, Never, and Never Will Be Excuse for Violence’ (CNSNews.com) “Deplorable?”  Oh, not like “Life of Brian” or those other filthy movies that seek to increase box office by pandering to … Continue reading

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Comments and such…

Please forgive the necessity of the “captcha” thing in comments. We’re going to work out a more user friendly way to do this eventually, but the first few hours of totally open comments attracted some spam already… so we had … Continue reading

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Moderate Politicians and Compromise

Moderate, middle of the road, willing to compromise… all familiar words in the political world. But I wonder how many people truly think about that and take it to its logical conclusion. How about this as an example: A guy … Continue reading

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