Tag Archives: World War II

World War Two, a View From Different Eyes

I was fortunate in learning early that, if you want to know the truth, you need to seek out and find the looser’s side of the story.  One of the most enlightening little books I ever read was simply called … 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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Did FDR Provoke Pearl Harbor?

Of course he did.   By Patrick J. Buchanan via LewRockwell.com On Dec. 8, 1941, Franklin Roosevelt took the rostrum before a joint session of Congress to ask for a declaration of war on Japan. A day earlier, at dawn, … Continue reading

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The Death Wish of the Anarcho-Communists

Mises Daily: Friday, June 02, 2006 by Murray N. Rothbard [This article first appeared in The Libertarian Forum , January 1, 1970.] Now that the New Left has abandoned its earlier loose, flexible non-ideological stance, two ideologies have been adopted as guiding theoretical positions … Continue reading

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Want Peace? Promote Free Trade

by JULIAN ADORNEY via The Freeman Frédéric Bastiat famously claimed that “if goods don’t cross borders, soldiers will.” Bastiat argued that free trade between countries could reduce international conflict because trade forges connections between nations and gives each country an incentive to … Continue reading

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Are U.S. Soldiers Really This Dumb?

By Laurence M. Vance via LewRockwell.com A U.S. soldier takes issue with a “false and cowardly article spreading foolish nonsense” that I wrote a few years ago. I call him a soldier because he describes himself in these terms: “I have been … Continue reading

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The Liefare-Warfare State

As I point out in my new book The Betrayed: On Warriors, Cowboys and Other Misfits they all lied–with the possible exception of Jimmy Carter and he was too damned dumb to lie. — jtl, 419 By Thomas DiLorenzo In his … Continue reading

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Why did cops kill this 95-year-old in walker?

“The elderly veteran was shot down by enemy fire during the war.” And he was shot down by enemy fire on July 26, 2013. And a grateful nation says “thank you” one more time. — jtl, 419 World War II … Continue reading

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Plus Ça Change, Plus Ça Doesn’t: Wars, Wars, Wars

by Fred Reed via Fred on Everything Sometimes when I board an airplane the head stew asks passengers to applaud the sacrifices our brave soldiers have made in defending the United States. I don’t applaud. For one thing, no soldier … Continue reading

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Another Nail in the Neocon Coffin

by Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. via LewRockwell.com The recent opening of the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity was a watershed moment in American history. There has never been anything quite like it. Ideologically diverse, the Ron Paul Institute reaches … Continue reading

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