Thursday, December 14, 2017

The Art of War

As historian Nick Turse exhaustively details in his 2008 book, The Complex, the warfare state insidiously invades our everyday lives. From the products we...

Make America Seditious Again

President-elect Donald Trump. Do those words shock you? They shouldn't. The 2016 presidential election is the culmination of the American Empire. The feeling that washed...

Chicago Police Department Threatens Taxpayers and Promotes Insecurity

Chicago, IL – Security comes at a price, but sometimes costs outweigh the supposed benefits. Chicago Police Department (CPD) retirees are costing taxpayers hundreds...

Our Prospects for Liberty

The libertarian movement, as it is broadly defined, has come a long way over the past few decades. Ask your elder friends during story...

Toward Liberty or Imperium?

Mercifully, the third and final presidential debate of the 2016 election cycle takes place this evening, October 19, at the University of Nevada, Las...

Tomas Young’s War Is the Cost of Empire

When the eulogy for the US Empire is finally written, it will not serve to glorify the exploits of the US government abroad. There...

Bread and Circuses: The F-35 Buzzes Over Chicago

View as PDF CHICAGO — If the city of Chicago were a house, the State would have condemned it as blighted property long ago, bulldozing...

Mr. Truman or: How I Learned to Start Worrying and Hate the Bomb

The pilot of the Boeing B-29 Superfortress flying above Hiroshima August 6, 1945 named the bomber he commanded after his mother, Enola Gay Tibbets....

I’m Paying Taxes, But What Am I Buying?

Acclaimed author and vice-president of the American Anti-Imperialist League, Mark Twain, popularized the expression, “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and...

No Hope, Nor Change: The Failure of Barack Obama

View as PDF CHICAGO—President Barack Obama will address the Illinois General Assembly Wednesday afternoon, not far from the Old State Capitol building in Springfield, where...
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