Friday, July 28, 2017

The Death of Classical Liberalism in America

And the Rebirth of Libertarian Anarchism “Thus, peaceful human cooperation, the prerequisite of prosperity and civilization, cannot exist without a social apparatus of coercion and...

In Praise of (Some) Government Employees

After nearly seven years of detention and imprisonment, Chelsea Manning is free from her government cage. According to an Army spokeswoman, Lt. Col. Jennifer Johnson,...

Will Grigg’s Tom Joad Test

Police began to patrol the neighborhood around 11 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, 2017. There was a report of a dispute at a house...

Tax Freedom Day 2017: How Free Are We?

Tax Day 2017 has passed for individual taxpayers, but America’s tax bill is still due, and it’s a big one. Taxpayers won’t pay off this...

US Army Investigator Accuses National Security Adviser McMaster of War Crimes in Iraq

Former commander in charge of US Army Military Police in Iraq says President Trump's new National Security Adviser, Gen. H.R. McMaster, ‘ordered’ criminal abuse...

The Presidency Means Perpetual War

Tens of thousands of people are expected to spend Monday’s federal holiday joining rallies in cities across the U.S. to protest President Donald Trump....

Chicago Expands Video Monitoring and ShotSpotter Audio Surveillance Program

Big Brother is Watching and Listening On January 27, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Police Department announced the expansion of law enforcement surveillance systems within the...

Executive Order Bans Refugees, Legal Battles Begin

Late Friday night, President Donald Trump signed an executive order banning the entry of all refugees into the United States for the next 120 days in the...

Trump and Saudi King Salman Agree to Safe Zones in Syria and Yemen

Update 1/30/2017: 1) Here's the White House readout of the call, which clarifies some points, but leaves many other questions unanswered: White House readout of...

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...