Monthly Archives: December 2013

2013: One Era Ends, Another Begins

  …2013 …brought a final, crashing end to the era in which the politicians still believed they could keep secrets from the people… (and) the people started understanding that they can (and should) keep secrets from the politicians. via Center … Continue reading

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I worked on the US drone program. The public should know what really goes on

Few of the politicians who so brazenly proclaim the benefits of drones have a real clue how it actually works (and doesn’t) by Heather Linebaugh via theguardian.com An Elbit Systems Hermes 450 drone. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images Whenever I read comments by … Continue reading

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Pajama Boy: The War on Manly Courage

This is not about Pajama Boy’s low T problem, but rather the war on manly courage in our culture today. Manly courage has little to do with hunting and collecting guns, but as Alexis de Tocqueville described it in “Democracy … Continue reading

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Mandela, Churchill and the War for the Future

All men may be equal in rights. But most prefer their own faith, country, culture, civilization, and kind. They cherish and wish to maintain their own unique and separate identities. They do not want to disappear into some great amalgam … Continue reading

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What if the Germans had won the first world war?

  And there is another story behind this one. None of this carnage could or would have ever happened without Woody Wilson’s two enablers–the Federal Income Tax and the Federal Reserve Banking System. — jtl, 419 With the war’s centenary … Continue reading

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‘I Stand With Phil’ Petition Links Restored on Twitter

See? We don’t have to take their shit. We can shove it right back at them. This could get to be “habit forming.” Ou rah! — jtl, 419 By Michael Mullins via NewsMax.com   “I stand with Phil” petition links have been … Continue reading

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Duck Commander Ignites A Revolution

by Wayne Allyn Root  via Personal Liberty Digest http://w.sharethis.com/share5x/images/no-image.png Hi! I’m Wayne Allyn Root for Personal Liberty. Boy, do I have a merry Christmas story for you. A duck hunter stared down the powerful forces of Hollywood — and Hollywood blinked! And the result is… It … Continue reading

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The Economic Lessons of Bethlehem

Merry Christmas everybody. — jtl, 419 By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. via LewRockwell.com At the heart of the Christmas story rests some important lessons concerning free enterprise, government, and the role of wealth in society. Let’s begin with one of the … Continue reading

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has decided to censor children’s Christmas card’s to Veterans

Originally posted on Politically Short:
Its Christmas and yet I feel no joy that the season and the day regularly brings in lieu of the attacks we are seeing today. But, my concerns and feelings of the Christmas season pale…

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The Christmas Truce of 1914

Written by  Kurt Hyde via The New American What if they called a war and peace broke out instead? That’s exactly what happened during the Christmas season of 1914 when the soldiers themselves called a truce and, had it not been for … Continue reading

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