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Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-35C: Insanity in the news

by Nathan Barton Good morning.  Insanity is a serious problem today, especially in government, education, and Islam.  Today’s news stories show what I mean. Insanity in government and more: California’s demonstrably insane legislature has sent a plastic bag ban law … Continue reading

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Climate Change Quackery, Part II

By Bradley Harrington “He who seeks to deceive will always find someone who will allow himself to be deceived.” – Niccolo Machiavelli, “The Prince,” 1532 – As detailed in Part I, a truly scientific case for man-made “climate change” has … Continue reading

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“Climate Change” Quackery, Part I

By Bradley Harrington “Shun wishful thinking, ignore divine revelation, forget what ‘the stars foretell,’ avoid opinion, care not what the neighbors think, never mind the unguessable ‘verdict of history’ – what are the facts, and to how many decimal places?” … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-21C: It is about the power

By Nathan Barton Good morning.  Temperatures climbing nationwide as we enter summer but there are still lots of mountains with snow on them, and vast areas still to turn green.  Politically, things remain on the boil, but more and more … Continue reading

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Bloomberg and MDA To Empower Women?

Bloomberg: I won’t run for president, ‘plain and simple’ Shannon Watts, founder of Moms Demand Action, which is part of Bloomberg’s initiative, said her organization plans to reach out to women and mothers over the next several months leading up … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-39B: Religions and government and guns

Religion 2013 – Politics 2013 Pope Francis calls on the Church to divest itself of ‘worldliness’ (RawStory.com) In an address to the poor, he said: “Many of you have been stripped down by this savage world that does not give … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-32E: Stupid government and more government-ruined schools

Stupid government – Environism CDC: Environmental Justice Is ‘Access to Healthy Homes, Healthy Food, Transportation’ (CNSNews.com) Nathan: Hmm.  First, get rid of the cities, then.  And get rid of government.  Not what the CDC means, of course: they want this … Continue reading

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Your Groceries are Shrinking!

Food Inflation Kept Hidden in Tinier Bags By STEPHANIE CLIFFORD and CATHERINE RAMPELL (New York Times) Chips are disappearing from bags, candy from boxes and vegetables from can. As an expected increase in the cost of raw materials looms for … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-25B: Border jumpers and Congress

Congress in action – Border jumpers Corker: If Bill Says ‘Immigration Reform,’ Some Senators ‘Won’t Support It’ (CNSNews.com) Nathan: Don’t you think that is better than supporting every bill that crosses their desk? Mama’s Note: Indeed… Doing nothing, gridlock, cross … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-24B: Environism and cannibal government

Liberty and environism The U.S. Doom and Gloom Obsession (Project Syndicate) The authors of “The Limits to Growth” predicted that before 2013, the world would have run out of aluminum, copper, gold, lead, mercury, molybdenum, natural gas, oil, silver, tin, … Continue reading

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