Tag Archives: Boston

The American Revolution Was Not a Party

by Ryan McMaken via Mises Daily Writing on the Ferguson protests and riots, Darlena Cunha claimed in Time Magazine that the Tea Party “gets its name from a riot, The Boston Tea Party.” Cunha went on to then claim that … Continue reading

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No Treason: The Constitution of No Authority

by Lysander Spooner via LewRockwell.com I. The Constitution has no inherent authority or obligation. It has no authority or obligation at all, unless as a contract between man and man. And it does not so much as even purport to … Continue reading

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Making Sense: A Guide to Our Times

by Fred Reed via Fred on Everything In 1950 America was conservative, prosperous and,  superficially anyway, happy. The war had been won. America had no competition  of any kind anywhere. Calm prevailed. The races lived separately with little  conflict. Men … Continue reading

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Martial Law vs. Market Law: Reflections on Boston

by David Greenwald via The Mises Daily There are two kinds of people in the world: those who respect coercive authority and consider it legitimate, and those who do not. The former group is likewise split into two factions: a … Continue reading

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Some Encouraging Contrasts

The modern-day war whoopers remind us of Charles Montague’s observation that “war hath no fury like a non-combatant.” These drawing room field marshals – who have never heard a gunshot fired in anger – rage on, their safety assured by … Continue reading

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Americans Troubled More by Governmental Abuse Than Terrorism

Having grown up during the Cold War, it is really hard for me to wrap my head around the fact that the Russians are lecturing us about freedom. What is even harder is to realize that all those things I … Continue reading

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Connecticut Begins Gold Dealer Shutdown

[Editor’s Note: The following post is by TDV Editor-in-Chief, Jeff Berwick] If you don’t own gold yet, you might really want to hurry up and get some. We keep saying it, but this time it’s not just because physical precious … Continue reading

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7 Rules for Recording Police

Steve Silverman Gizmodo via Dprogram Delivered by The Daily Sheeple Last week the City of Boston agreed to pay Simon Glik $170,000 in damages and legal fees to settle a civil rights lawsuit stemming from his 2007 felony arrest for videotaping police roughing … Continue reading

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Fake FBI Terror Plots: Andrew Napolitano on some earlier examples

So somebody please tell me, who is the enemy here? Recently by Andrew P. Napolitano: Boston and Freedom April 26, 2013 Andrew P. Napolitano [send him mail], a former judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey, is the senior … Continue reading

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What’s Bad About a House-to-House Search?

by Michael S. Rozeff via LewRockwell.com Unless the search passes certain legal criteria, it is illegal. The search in Boston set a precedent, which means that such searches can be generalized to other places in America and to other situations, … Continue reading

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