Tag Archives: War on some drugs

Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-28A: Stupid government: all the wars

By Nathan Barton Good morning: it has truly been said that war is the health of the state, and today’s headlines prove it.  Here are a few examples of the stupidity of government and its wars. War on Some Drugs: … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-26C: Happy Independence Day

By Nathan Barton Good morning, and welcome to the second half of Anno Domini 2014!  As I started to write this yesterday, friends north of the border were celebrating Canada Day, the creation of the Dominion of Canada in 1867. … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-25D: The tyranny and stupidity of American cops

By Nathan Barton For some reason, yesterday and today a whole raft of abusive cop stories, and stories related to cops being stupid and tyrannical popped up.  Here are a few in no particular order. On the Guadalupe River, in … Continue reading

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The President of The United States

By MamaLiberty Lots of speculation and argument around the ‘net already about the election that won’t happen until 2016, especially in regards to the “president,” of course. With no eligible incumbent and a VP who is less qualified than a … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-13C: Alternate Universes

By Nathan Barton Good morning! The weather that missed us for the first three days this week come home to roost today:  six inches of snow already, more to come.  Not uncommon, but you’d think with all we pay the … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-11A: Crimea and America

Good morning!  Well, the Crimea has voted to secede and join Russia.  War hasn’t broken out in Ukraine and the Crimea yet, and the ‘messiah’ hasn’t bombed Moscow yet, or even told Pepsi to stop selling to the Russians.  The … Continue reading

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Some Truth About Narcotics and “Addiction”

By Susan Callaway, RN To paraphrase what I’m told is an old American Indian saying: Don’t judge someone unless you’ve walked a mile in their shoes. I’ve walked in those shoes. Both as a nurse and as someone who has … Continue reading

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Addiction and Dependence

By Susan Callaway, RN First, define “addiction” as you understand it. Then do a search on that word. I’ll wait. Ok, that was a trick question. But I hope you did a search anyway. In case you didn’t, here are … Continue reading

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Pain and Healthcare

By Susan Callaway, RN Do you ever go to a doctor and ask him/her if you are hungry? Do you usually ask a politician if he/she thinks you need a laxative or a new bottle of hot sauce? Do you … 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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