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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-47E: Idle Hands are the Devil’s Workshop

By Nathan Barton Good morning!  Today, for the end of the week, a long commentary on a bunch of stories! Idle hands are the devil’s workshop, or so says Proverbs 16:27.  Better believe it: look at the FedGov! Government always … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News #14-46D: Religion, public life, and government

By Nathan Barton Good morning!  Let us start by looking at some stories about religion, public life, and government. Colorado Springs School tells kids: Stop praying to Jesus, singing Amazing Grace. Christian students at a Colorado public high school were told … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News #14-46C: Being offended: schools and elsewhere

By Nathan Barton Good morning. Teachers unions oppose teacher accountability standards in Common Core. They are offended by it, as an insult. Lately, opposition to the CCSS has come from teachers’ unions, who are trying to remove its teacher accountability … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-45B: Winter is come!

by Nathan Barton Good morning. I just came through this: the Arctic chill which has settled across the “Upper Midwest” and Rockies has made it clear that Fall is over and Winter is here.  Monday morning was beautiful on the Front … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-44B: Election day… Drones and more

By Nathan Barton Good morning!  Today IS election day 2014.  There is nothing better to say about election day but the old quote:  ”… an advance sale of stolen goods.”  I have little to say about it, but will note … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-43C: Around the world.

By Nathan Barton Good morning! Around the world, government and too many organizations that have partnered with government, or become all BUT governments, continue to make a hash of matters, not carrying out the tasks that people assume that they … Continue reading

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Islamic wars come to Canada

By Nathan Barton The Islamic War has come to Canada. On Wednesday morning, the Canadian Forces soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial in Ottawa was shot and killed by a gunman who then ran into the Parliament Building … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-42C: Ebowla and other scares

By Nathan Barton Good morning.  Let us look right at the news, starting with ebola and such. People are panicking so much that they are taking people to task for playing that silly on-line game where you are Santa with … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-40E: Home Front

By Nathan Barton Good morning.  Again a raft of cop abuse and school abuse from across the nation.  Dream of a land where peace officers are limited to night watchmen and private firms hired to investigate real crimes, and schools … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-40C: Stupid epidemic worse than “disease?”

By Nathan Barton Today, the natural theme of the stories that are catching my eye seem to be stupidity on the part of government officials and policies, various and sundry people, on a wide variety of topics.  Bad as things … Continue reading

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