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Personal responsibility – essential to liberty

By Nathan Barton The bizarre idea that “libertarian” is somehow closely tied to “libertine” dates back to the organization of the Libertarian Party in Colorado and other of the Fifty States back in the early 1970s. The fact that I … Continue reading

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Funny you should think that

By Nathan Barton It is so very easy to get attacked for opinions and stands which are not politically correct in today’s society and government-tyrannized states. There are issues on which lovers of liberty, self-governors, may disagree, at least until … Continue reading

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Rainy-Day Fund Won’t Cover Wyoming Hurricane

By Bradley Harrington “I favor the policy of economy, not because I wish to save money, but because I wish to save people. The men and women of this country who toil are the ones who bear the cost of … Continue reading

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Oh, oooh! Where can I donate?

By Nathan Barton Actually, that is a rhetorical question… the website is [yescalifornia.org] and the donate button is right there at the top, slightly to right of center. Which is NOT where the backers and organizers of this secession movement … Continue reading

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Welcome to New Boss, Same as Old Boss…

By MamaLiberty The media, internet and neighborhood conversations are filled with every sort of commentary, boasting, celebrations, protests, analysis, predictions and general hand wringing. I’ve lived through a great many national elections, starting with Eisenhower, and pretty much all the … Continue reading

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Is it time yet?

By Nathan Barton One of the most copied and favorite quotes in the “community” of lovers of liberty and true, free-market anarchists is by Clair Wolf: “America is at that awkward stage. It’s too late to work within the system, … Continue reading

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We Need Equal Rights, Not Special Rights

By Bradley Harrington “The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights, cannot claim to be the defenders of minorities.” — Ayn Rand, “America’s Persecuted Minority: Big Business,” 1961 If you’ve ever wondered just what it … Continue reading

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Which Would You Choose?

By MamaLiberty I was thinking about this “election” deal a little yesterday, and when I went to sleep last night I had a horrifying dream: There were teams of heavy horses, each one hitched to a pulling rig. Some were … Continue reading

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Stop Spending! Stop Spending!

By Bradley Harrington “No, I didn’t say anything about taxes, Steve… I want the government to stop spending. Stop spending. Stop spending! Stop spending! That’s what we want… STOP SPENDING!” — Rick Santelli, responding to Steve Liesman’s statement that Santelli … Continue reading

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Misconcepts of Government

By Nathan Barton Too much of the time, too many people operate under the misunderstanding that government can do anything. They assume that with enough money and “incentives” (carrots AND sticks – big ones!), that government(s) can do anything which … Continue reading

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