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Libertarian commentary on the News, #14-33A: Fallujah? No, Ferguson

By Nathan Barton Good morning, except that it is not in Missouri or Mesopotamia or Nigeria or Ukraine. Ferguson, Missouri: the beginning of the end?  In a situation reminiscent of a speeded-up Vietnam war or some kind of Mesopotamian or … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-08C: War on some drugs

By Nathan Barton I’ve been addressing a number of “war on some drugs” issues here recently, and here are a couple more.  “Doing drugs” is incredibly stupid, but failing to investigate natural, G0d-given drugs and herbs that can cure disease, … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-07B: Police State Karma

What a week!  Good morning, all kinds of interesting things going on.  Here are a few of them.  Some really wacky ones, to start from the wonderful world of law enforcement and gun-haters and gun-fearers. John Morales of Texas, the … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-06A: stupid and tyrannical cops

By Nathan Barton Good morning to all, and I hope this finds you at home or work safe and out of the clutches of our “nation’s guardians” ™, the Law Enforcement Corps of America, whether  we are talking town marshals … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-02C: Theft BY/THROUGH Government

Theft by government New York: More Than 100 Cops and Firefighters Rounded up in Connection to Massive, $400M Scam (The Blaze) Prosecutors say the group worked at the scheme for more than two decades. The suspects rounded up Tuesday are … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-41A: Government-ruined schools and society

Travel and work have delayed commentary-writing this week, but here is a hodgepodge of stories to share (and shudder about): Home front – Stupid cops – Local Tyranny Shocking Russian Travel Alert Warns About US Cops (TheTotalCollapse.com) A shocking report … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-36A: Home Front Tyranny (Federal and Local)

Again, a welcome (belated, perhaps) to America today.  Call it what you will:  the Police State, the Evil Empire Reborn, the Fourth Reich, or just remember Sinclair Lewis’ “It can’t happen here.”  This morning, after a week’s hiatus, we have … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-26C: Arab street revolt and US stupidity

Islamic wars: Arab street revolt – American interference and stupidity (2 stories) Egypt: Chief justice sworn in as interim president (AP) “The youth had the initiative and the noblest thing about this glorious event is that it was an expression … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-23B: Home front killings and confusion

The news cycle on the Santa Monica shootings is as strange as that for the Sandy Hook shootings, stranger even than the Aurora theatre shootings.  But there is very interesting news out there. Suspected Santa Monica gunman had 1,300 rounds: … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News #13-01D: Volunteer Thugs and the “messiah”

Local Thuggery – Nazgul Denver:85-year-old accused of felony assault with cane (9News.com, Denver) Nathan: Debby found this story yesterday evening on 9News Investigates (Denver Station), but it turned out to be even MORE outrageous than the original story, as reported … Continue reading

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